Category Archives: kit

A Sunday walk

Sunday started off wet and windy but by 10am the clouds had cleared so I jumped at the chance to get out for a walk and blow some cobwebs away and explore.I have not had a chance to explore the … Continue reading

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new kit, first impressions

Last week saw a couple of parcels arriving at Puppy towers.First up was aparcel from Bob and Rose at backpackinglight.co.uk. A new set of walking poles from mountain king.On first impressions they are very light.I have not had a chance … Continue reading

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shiny new toys

I just ordered a merino wool buff, merino wool 150 weight boxer shorts, and a couple of pairs of coolmax liner socks.The socks are to try out under my sealskinz during winter if i ever get out. I also have … Continue reading

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Dreaming of kit

After having a few days off from work i have had time to surf the net. There are a few bits of kit i would like to get before my money disappears with the birth of our first child. First … Continue reading

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The Travel Tap

I ordered a Travel tap from Backpackinglight.co.uk just before my last trip and as per usual it turned up next day, unfortunately i was not here so it ended up at the local post office depot.Lucky for me the depot … Continue reading

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most wanted

Well i’ve been giving some thought over the last few months to kit. I have few bits and pieces that i need to replace this year and with the credit crunch want to make sure i get the right bits. … Continue reading

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fuel bottles

I now have a alcohol stove[whitebox stove] thanks to Aktoman and was wondering what people use for carring the fuel,any suggestions are welcome.

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