This weeks mini Peak District adventure was a last minute winter wild camp at Crookstone Knoll on Kinder Scout. I … Continue reading Peak District – Winter Camp at Crookstone Knoll on Kinder Scout
This weeks mini adventure will officially go down as my favourite ever solo wilds camp in the glorious Peak District, … Continue reading Peak District – Wild Camping above the clouds on Kinder Scout
As is usually the way with my shift patterns, the great weather comes when I’m at work and the rain … Continue reading Peak District – Wild Camping – White Edge
I love wild camping, I’ve said this many times before in my posts. I love being up in the hills or out on the moors when everyone else has gone home. The freedom one feels while wild camping is like no other. You choose how long you want to walk, you choose when and where you want to pitch up. All that’s left to do then is to sit back and enjoy the views… Providing the weather is on your side 🙂
I’ve slept outdoors in many scenarios… I’ve camped on top of mountains, I’ve bivvyed under tarps in forests, I’ve slept in bothies, under makeshift shelters and i’ve cowboy camped under the stars in the Australian outback.
The first thing one needs to do is choose your method and then go about acquiring the means… Of late my choice has been to wild camp in a tent. Sadly though I killed my old tent up on Kinder Scout around 18 months ago so it was high time I chose a replacement… I did my research… I weighed up all the options… I checked the bank balance… Then I ended up finding the perfect tent for me that ticks all the boxes. The Wild Country Zephyros 1 by Terra Nova.
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A video i’ve stitched together from my wild camp in the western Peak District. I set off from Flash then … Continue reading Peak District – Wild Camping – Axe Edge Moor Video
Walking is one of my biggest passions in life, the freedom and oneness with the landscape really appeal to me. … Continue reading Peak District – Wild Camping – Axe Edge Moor
A quick video i’ve stitched together from one of my recent wild camps in the Peak District, it’s nothing too … Continue reading Peak District – Wild Camping – Wild Country Zephyros 1