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Recent Posts

What Book Shall I Write Next? Please will you help me decide which book to write next? Read »
Travelling Alone or With a Friend Experienced adventurers share their experiences of travelling solo or in a pair. Read »
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 »
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