• Outdoors,  Kit Reviews

    Bahco Laplander Review

    If, like me, you love the mesmerising flicker of a camp fire or maybe you have trees in need of some TLC, the one thing we equally value is a good saw. So, I put this through its paces for my 2019 Bahco Laplander Review. Quality Reliability Features Price 0…

  • Lixada Titanium Mug Featured by Spike #spikeblogs
    Outdoors,  Kit Reviews

    Lixada Titanium Mug Review

    Whether I’m out bikepacking, hiking, wild camping or just tying up my hammock for a relaxing day with a good book, the thing I value most is a good cuppa. So, here’s my review of the Lixada Titanium Mug, cups & cookware. Quality Reliability Features Price 0 Style 0 Usability…

  • Clumber Park Northern Territories featured Walk by Spike #spikeblogs
    Outdoors,  Walks & Hikes

    Clumber Park Northern Territories

    This is a lovely little walk through a slither of mixed woodland sandwiched right between Clumber Parks, Lime Tree Avenue and the parallel A57 to the North, hence the title Clumber Park Northern Territories. There’s no fluff with this little route & I purposely share no images. It’s a route…

  • Derwent Dam Pike Low featured by Spike #spikeblogs
    Outdoors,  Walks & Hikes

    Upper Derwent Dams And Pike Low

    Today, it’s a solo walk of the Upper Derwent Dams and Pike Low. I arrived at Fairholmes Car Park shortly before dawn on a chilly January morning. Cafe was just showing signs of life and the toilets were open for business. Soon realising my NTrust membership had no value here,…