Category Archives: Backpacking

Solo Snowdonia Region – Cardigan Bay – Day 3 (Spare)

Day 3 was a spare day with a very short downward journey to the railway station. My heels felt just as bad as on the previous day, but luckily, the downhill nature of today’s walk would keep most of the boot … Continue reading

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Solo Snowdonia Region – Cardigan Bay – Day 2

Day 2 was decision day. Do I proceed with the walk and head further into the wilderness or do I turn around and head back? The heel injuries picked up the previous day from the new boots had really upset what … Continue reading

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Solo Snowdonia Region – Cardigan Bay – Day 1

Given that this was my first walk in a long while, the whole route had a lot of slack built into it. The full route covered around 40 km – a distance that I’d normally do in two days, but given … Continue reading

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Back from aborted Snowdonia Region 2+1 day Solo Walk!

As plans went, this one was a good one. I was pleased with the route and the level of fitness that I had attained. I had also thought that I was pleased with my kit too – in all, everything was … Continue reading

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Brecon Beacons October 2016 Solo 1 Day Walk

This was a very odd walk for me, for a number of reasons. Firstly it was very ad-hoc. I spotted a good slot in the weather forecast and decided to go for it! I guess I had been getting itchy … Continue reading

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Dartmoor January 2016 Solo 3+2 Day Walk – Day 3

Day three was planned to be an easy day. It was designed as a day to recover from the previous day’s Northern Moor crossing. It included a lot of track walking as well as some slack as I knew that … Continue reading

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Dartmoor January 2016 Solo 3+2 Day Walk – Day 2

Day 2’s primary goal was to put me close enough to fellow bloggers at Crockern Farm, so that I could visit them the following morning. The biggest challenge of the walk would be to ensure that as I headed Southward, that … Continue reading

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