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A week in the Lake District

A fortnight ago, a friend and I went to the Lake District for our annual “Lad’s Holiday”. Usually we backpack around an area but this time we decided to “basecamp” at Keswick for half the week followed by the remainder … Continue reading

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Backpackers Club UK AGM

I’m a member of the club and attended the AGM last weekend. Within the club AGM has two meanings; Annual General Meeting and Annual Gathering of Members. So, not only is a chance to make decisons affecting the club as … Continue reading

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Testing time part 2

I posted a blog recently about some backpacking gear I was going to test. You can find links to the companies in the first blog Testing times!. What follows are my conclusions so far. Luxe Hex Peak As I wrote … Continue reading

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Testing time!

I’m off to the Backpackers Club UK AGM this weekend. Its a club for hikers and cyclists that like to backpack (or cyclepack) under their own steam rather than the international hostelling type of backpacker. If you’re interested, there’s more … Continue reading

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