Thursday, 1 September 2016

MYOG Dyneema X Backpack



Not exactly pushing the boundaries of lightweight pack design but I've always wanted to make my own backpack so here it is, attempt number 1.

Wednesday, 20 April 2016

April wander over Scafell Pike

Summit view, Scafell Pike


No write up, no video, just a selection of photographs from the last couple of days in the Lake District :-)

Thursday, 31 March 2016

Diet Jetboil


I was stuck at home this morning waiting around for a parcel delivery so I decided to have a play with my Jetboil setup. 

Wednesday, 2 March 2016

Winter camp on Blencathra


Due to the death of my car alternator what had been planned as a four day loop of the Northern Fells turned in to an overnight wander and camp centred around Blencathra and its neighbouring fells.

Thursday, 21 January 2016

MYOG Cuben Fiber Hexamid


Given I already own the finest cuben fiber shelter ever made ;-) I guess the biggest question might be 'why?', but I've always wanted to have a go at a MYOG shaped tarp/mid type shelter so here goes...

Tuesday, 12 January 2016

First Wander and Camp of 2016



Over the weekend of 9/10th January I managed to get over to the Lake District for my first wander and camp of the new year. The forecast was a little iffy but I don't get many weekends free to meet up with Peter and Lee so after looking at every available forecast we decided to go for it.