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4 of 5 – Carrauntoohil

Eire’s & the island of Ireland’s highest peak, nestled in the MacGillycuddy’s Reeks at 1039m above sea level; an exquisite location on the Ring of Kerry peninsular. Up early we drag ourselves out of the tent and get ready. It isn’t an early start however as we faff about having breakfast and get ready. The […]

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microadventure

3 of 5 – Scafell Pike

Half term microadventure. Trains & bikes. The Lake District. Climb Scafell Pike. 3 Great British Peaks done. More on the horizon!

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bamboo tour

Snowdonia: Climbing Up, Riding Back

Climbing up Snowdon. Riding back from Snowdonia. Food woes lead to underground shows. Welsh hills interspersed with Osprey thrills. Gravel tracks and plenty of cake snacks. Watching a moonrise, spotting lots of butterflies. And finally up & over Gospel Pass.

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bamboo tour

From Glen to Ben and back again!

LEJOG continued… up Ben Nevis. More misty mountains. Terrible forecast. Grey morning. Clears quick. It is on. Up, up, up. Sack of potatoes. On top of the UK at 1344m. Phone Mummy #braggingrights. Down, down, down. Peppermint tea with a straw in a GLASS!