Monthly Archives: September 2010

Ben Nevis via. CMD Ridge

With an unusually good weather forecast for the weekend ahead, we set off for Fort William on Friday morning. Not long after getting picked up, Ste announced he had left his jacket at home – oops!
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“Danger – if you meet it promptly and without flinching – you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never!” – Winston Churchill

Sunny Scafell

I’ve had a pretty quiet couple of weeks so not much to update, however I did manage a day up Scafell Pike last week. After a 4 hour drive and a near miss on the road along by Wastwater we arrived at the famous Wasdale Head Inn and set our tents up in the campsite.

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“All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night, in the dusty recesses of their minds, awake in the day to find that it was vanity. But the dreamers of the day are dangerouus men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes to make it reality.” T.E. Lawrence

Expedition Amazonas

A good little Friday morning video from Mark Kalch’s journey from source to sea on the Amazon river.

Rafting the Etive

After deciding on a last minute raft mission a few weeks ago we loaded up the van, headed over to the Etive and got on above Triple Falls.
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