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no-image 27th Feb 2014 Lyo Expedition Food

Some time ago we made links with a new supplier of expedition food (and related expedition cooking accessories) called Base Camp Food.  They kindly supplied us with some products for one of our Peak Mountaineering Friendly Friday Giveaways...

no-image 25th Feb 2014 Being More Finnish

  Years ago I watched Witness.  I'm sure you've seen it too.  It's the classic Harrison Ford film where a tough city cop hides out in an Amish community to escape police corruption.  It's a great film but my overriding feeling after it...

no-image 24th Feb 2014 Top Gear #4 Thermarest Neo Air

  Those bright yellow Karrimat sleeping mats revolutionised camping.  They were light, offered good insulating properties and some protection from the ground but they were pretty bulky to strap onto the side of a rucksack and hardly made for...

no-image 17th Feb 2014 Pro Case Review

I know I am a lazy photographer.  I really want to be better but I just never seem to have my camera in the right place at the right time.  As that great opportunity arises my camera is inevitably in my rucksack or a pocket that is hard to...

no-image 14th Feb 2014 Sprayway and a striking colour scheme.....

Sprayway is a British clothing manufacturer that will be very familiar to many.  They are currently celebrating their 40th anniversary and during their long period in business they've equipped everything from groundbreaking ascents through to...

no-image 6th Feb 2014 Winter Update

Peak Mountaineering's 2014 winter courses are now in full swing and, as usual, we've got a broad range of exciting snowy activities coming up over the next few months.  We've had climbing and winter skills on the go and, having now got a good...