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Weekly Poll: Greatest Adventures of 2012? A simple, but oh-so-difficult question today… What were the greatest adventuring / expedition accomplishments of the past year? I’d like to help spread the word about impressive achievements. They can be epic – this ascent of K7 West, for example. […] Read »
What is the Most Beautiful Scottish Mountain? A quick request on Twitter and Facebook came up with some real gems. Read »
What is the Best Expedition Sleeping Bag? A reader poll to gather a range of opinions on the best expedition sleeping bags. Read »
What is the Best Single Person Tent? I’m looking to get a new one-man tent – the £40 one I lived in for a year as I cycled across Asia is due a graceful retirement. Last year I asked what was the best expedition backpack. The feedback […] Read »
The Greatest Cycling Movies of All Time A list, voted for on Facebook and Twitter, of some of the best movies of all time. Read »
Will you recommend a great book for me to read? I have finally made it to the end of the bookshelf that holds all my unread books. This is great news: it means that I have an excuse to buy more books and begin a new swathe of reading. So […] Read »
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