Expeditions, Navigation, Guided Walks and Trekking

South Shropshire Hunt on Long Mynd

Earlier this week I was back on the Long Mynd in Shropshire. This time, it was an assessment for another activity provider. Not only did they take us out for … Continue reading

March 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

Long Mynd

I was working down in Shropshire, and had a few hours spare before the forum started, so I took a walk up the Long Mynd. On my trips down to … Continue reading

March 1, 2016 · 1 Comment

Condover Hall

I’ve not been able to keep up with my Out and About blog for a few days, having been away working. Staying at Condover Hall south of Shrewsbury, I have … Continue reading

February 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Trekking with the Khmer Rouge – Won Sons story

In my last blog I wrote about my trek in Ratanakiri province, Cambodia. We had a couple of local guides with us, both of whom had been in the Cambodian … Continue reading

December 3, 2014 · 1 Comment

Trekking with the Khmer Rouge in Ratanakiri – Cambodia.

Ratanakiri province is in the far north east of Cambodia, bordering Laos to the north and Vietnam to the East. This time last year I was leading a group of … Continue reading

November 25, 2014 · 1 Comment

Jungle Trekking in Yok Don – Central Highlands, Vietnam

Our jungle trek started across the Dak Krong River the boundary of Yok Don National Park. We shuttled across the river in a narrow dugout canoe making sure our buoyancy … Continue reading

February 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

5 Nicaragua Volcanoes in 5 Days Trek (part II)

Back now from family holiday in Kenya and a great wild-camping expedition in the Lake District.¬†Time to finish the story of my trek across volcanoes in Nicaragua. After our “death … Continue reading

October 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

5 Volcanoes in 5 Days Trek, Nicaragua plus a few more in Costa Rica (Part I)

My big trip this year was to Costa Rica and Nicaragua, leading again for World Challenge.¬† In our first week, acclimatising to the heat and damp, we climbed a couple … Continue reading

September 6, 2013 · 5 Comments