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no-image 31st Jul 2015 Embrace Competition....

    The Peak District is a vibrant place.  Picturesque villages nestle amongst the stunning scenery and the colourful characters who live here and the historic buildings reflect the diversity of Britain's first national park.  It is a...

no-image 29th Jul 2015 Top Tips #19 - Duffel Bag Organisation

  Duffel Bags are brilliantly simple - a barrel shaped bag made from very durable fabric.  They are the staple storage system for expeditions where a bag will be carried whether that's by mules, porters, vehicles or yaks.  They are the...

no-image 29th Jul 2015 The Peak Mountaineering Month - June 2015

  By this time of year our various Peak District courses are in full flow.  Each weekend has a range of  navigation and climbing courses on the go and that takes plenty of coordination between Cal in our office and our instructors and...

no-image 11th Jul 2015 Inspiring Adventurers #6 Carolyn Willow Smith

  We’ve had some brilliant Inspiring Adventurers in our series so far.  From record breaking pilots like Judy Leden right through to cutting edge explorers like Alastair Humphreys and intrepid mountaineers like Nigel Vardy, Jeff Stone...

no-image 3rd Jul 2015 Rab Strata Hoodie Review

  An insulating layer should keep you warm and sometimes, depending on your activity, that’s really all you need it to do.  That warm chunky duvet jacket you pull on at a base camp or on a chilly summit, for example, just needs to be...