Category Archives: Adventures

Hadrian’s Wall – Day One

After completing the first 1.3 miles of our trek from the start to the first campsite in a sneaky move last night, we set off officially this morning with a pre-walk photo to commemorate the momentous occasion. Don’t we look … Continue reading

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Hadrian’s Wall Route

We have recently discovered where we’ll be staying each night of the trek so can generate a route: View Hadrian’s Wall 2013 in a larger map Only just over a week to go now – I’m very excited!

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Toubkal Photo

My favourite mountain guide, Des (twitter.com/desclark2707), let me know about the following announcement on the Outdoors Magic website: It’s nice to see Berghaus using my photo and brings back excellent memories of Morocco!  I’d also love to go to ‘Keswick … Continue reading

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News of our Ben Nevis ascent

My posting about Ben Nevis on the LimbPower facebook group resulted in the news about our ascent being distributed by a couple of other disabilty related websites in order to further awareness of the upcoming LimbPower Hadrian’s Wall trek in … Continue reading

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Ben Nevis – A seriously good day!

In early January 2012 my friends and I learnt to use winter mountaineering equipment in Scotland to prepare for a trip into the Moroccan Atlas Mountains later in the month.  There we climbed two 4000m snowy peaks including the highest … Continue reading

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Ben Nevis – the day in photos

As I may have previously mentioned, myself and a group of friends made it to the summit of Ben Nevis at the weekend!  Included below are a selection of photos from that epic day:

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Ben Nevis Route

To scale Ben Nevis we followed the so-called ‘Tourist route’, our tracking data is plotted below: View Ben Nevis Route in a larger map The more observant amoungst you will have noticed the slight difference in our ascent and descent.  … Continue reading

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The top of the UK!

We made it to the summit of Ben Nevis!  Although the picture doesn’t do it justice, this is me eating a very cold pasty at the highest point in the UK! I’ll write more about our adventures soon…

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2013 – A year of Adventure?

It has been nearly a month since I last posted any news and the reason for this inactivity was simply a lack of anything adventurous going on.  I hope to make up for the lack of update inspiration by packing 2013 … Continue reading

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Trailwalker 2013

After the disappointment of failing to finish the one-hundred kilometre Trailwalker challenge earlier this year the nucleus of our original two teams have just signed up to take part in Trailwalker 2013 – I’m very excited! Trailwalker 2012 rankles as it was the … Continue reading

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