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Drakensberg – Winter in Summer

Topping up the fuel of my hire car in Bergville I was keen to get inside and buy a cool drink. I checked the temperature gauge – 37 Celsius. Inside in the air conditioned building I picked up a guava […]

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Senja – A packraft loop

It’s noon on Day 3 of a packrafting route in Senja, Norway, and I’m tent-bound with Harsharn. Wind and rain have been battering the tent for the last 20 hours. Pools have formed around us and a small stream is […]

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Drakensberg – Injisuthi to Cathedral Peak Pt. 2

Day 5 By Day 5 we had found our legs and become used to the altitude. The fantastic conditions of the day before had put a bit of a spring in my step, which was just as well given the […]

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Drakensberg – Injisuthi to Cathedral Peak Pt. 1

Just occasionally I bite off more than I can chew and before I know it a hiking trip has become and adventure. Since my first visit a couple of years ago I have fallen in love with the Drakensberg. The […]

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Greenland Pt.5 – Grand Finale

The previous day had passed uneventfully. We spent most of our time eating and playing cards, but the wind that howled that day brought with it something unexpected – smoke. We learned from the local fireman/hunter/teacher that there was a […]

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Greenland Pt.4 – Aappilattoq

The following morning and we were out fishing on the bend again. The fish were particularly suicidal that morning, but every time we reeled on in we decided it was too large to justify as breakfast. Four released fish later […]

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Greenland Pt.3 – Packrafting

A week into the trip we were both starting to hit our stride. Whilst the photographic conditions had yet to become spectacular we had nonetheless enjoyed fine weather and awe-inspiring scenery. Under cloudy skies we had a lazy start, heating […]

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Greenland Pt.2: Klosterdalen

River crossings, mosquitoes, bog, hard scrambling and impenetrable trees – Klosterdalen was the hike from hell but the landscape was magical.

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Greenland Pt.1: Tasermiut Fjord

“IS THAT YOUR BOAT ?!?!” exclaimed Harsharn as we watched a tiny red speck bobbing in the vastness of Tasermiut Fjord. It was, and it was moving away fast, caught by the fjord wind. Panic hit and I started racing downhill.

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Iceland, Langisjor Pt.2

The walk back from Langisjor was unexpectedly stunning. Despite mostly grey skies we enjoyed a fantastic couple of days on one of the most enjoyable sections of trail in Iceland.

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