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no-image 22nd Jul 2018 Top Tip #31 - Knotting a Rope End

I witnessed a very near miss last week.  The belayer of a climbing pair on a sport route near to us was lowering his partner from the top of a sport climb.  All was going well until I suddenly heard him gasp.  I turned to see him holding the...

no-image 22nd Jul 2018 Lifestraw Water Bottle Filter Adapter Review

Some years ago a friend headed into the back side of the Cairngorms.  He set up a camp way off the beaten track, filled his water bottle from a nearby stream and sat enjoying the scenery.  Within a fairly short time he was vomiting and soon...