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May 2017

Adventure, Inspire

30 Ways to Wild

Last year we took part in the Wildlife Trust’s 30 Days Wild project, we’ve signed up to this years and we’re ready to roll! It’s a great way to encourage yourself to spend more time outside as the days continue to lengthen and the weather (hopefully) continues to get warmer. We spend a great deal of time outside all year round, both during our working days and into the evenings and weekends but this is a great excuse to try something different. If you’re  ...

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Get Climbing; starting out

If you have ever wanted to try climbing or if you think it’s the sport for you, then let us help you get out on your first climbing adventure. In this post: Where to start Learning the ropes Climbing Walls Safety Where to start You don’t need to buy any equipment! For your first foray into the climbing world head to your local climbing wall. They are all over the country and will offer taster sessions that you can book onto and test the water to see if you like it. All your  ...

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How to hike the Routeburn Track without a guide

While in NewZealand, we had to spend a few days hiking at least one of the Great Walks. After some research, and realising that we couldn’t do all of them, we settled on the Routeburn. Here’s how we did it for under £114 each, including transport and a night in Milford sound beforehand. We took our small 2 man tent and a camping stove to NZ with us which we found very useful, using the tent for a total of 11 nights over the 3 weeks we were on the south island. This also allowed  ...

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