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no-image 29th Dec 2014 Top Gear #10 Nalgene Cantene

  The biggest problem with camping (or staying in snow shelters, cold weather bivvy's or mountain huts) in the mountains?  Could it be sleeping on a skinny camp mat?  The basic food?  Finding a comfortable camping spot?  Well, of...

no-image 24th Dec 2014 Peak Mountaineering - The saviours of Christmas!

  Today we ran Peak Mountaineering’s last climbing course of 2014.  As it happened, it also turned out to be arguably this year’s most important training event. …..   A few days ago we got an email from a Mr S Claus (more...

no-image 22nd Dec 2014 Life. Best Enjoyed Together

  Peak Mountaineering's Autumn has been hectic for me.  Maybe, it sometimes felt, too hectic.  It started with our annual trip to Morocco then led on to a couple of climbing trips in Spain.  With little time in between (which was also...

no-image 18th Dec 2014 All of Life is Here

  Another visit to India.  I've come to know the country pretty well over the years and yet it is still something of a mystery.  I actually think that, no matter how many times I visit, it will always remain a mystery and I like that....

no-image 17th Dec 2014 Big Plans for 2015......

                                    I have just read Richard Branson's latest book on leadership (The Virgin Way).  Richard talks in the book about the need for businesses to keep reinventing themselves.  How they need to...