Always pack your headtorch

If you’re going to chase waterfalls, and trudge down rivers in the dark… don’t leave your head torch in the car.

Dirtbag dining: Happy Hummus Bowl

Ingredients 400g can lentils 400g can of chickpeas Leafy green stuff Carrot – chopped into matchsticks Tomatoes, capsicum or any other veggies you have lying around Olives and/or sundried tomatoes Feta (or any kind other kind of cheese) Hummus Serves 2 hungry mountain bikers. Method You choose whether to make it home, or just throw…

13 Reasons to Rant about Travel

Originally posted on doctormowgli:
An article popped up on my social media feed recently.  It listed 13 reasons why I shouldn’t worry about stupid things like money or security, and should ‘just travel’ instead. As I read through the list, I felt a familiar rage building up inside me.  Want to know why? Cracks neck,…

Learning to lead – 11 ways to keep cool above your bolt

I’ve recently started to lead climb as much as I can to get confident to go out for a day’s rock climbing without needing my partner to climb and clean climbs for me. I’m finding a lot of climbs I’m smashing on top rope, but as soon as I’m on lead and above the bolt,…