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GEAR REVIEW -BOOT DRYERS

Item: Boot Dryers Cost: c£19 Used for: Drying your boots in wet weather! Enjoyment Level: Warm, dry, toasty feet! TREAT OF THE WEEK – BOOT DRYERS A few years ago I climbed Snowdon in the pouring rain.  It was great fun but my boots were soaked and no amount of newspaper was going to get…

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GEAR REVIEW – OSPREY AURA 50L BACKPACK WITH ACCESSORIES

Item: Osprey Aura 50l Rucksack Cost: c£130 Used for: Multi-Day Hikes / Long Trails Enjoyment Level: Very comfy Osprey Pack Review after 3 years+ of use! I first purchased my Osprey Aura 50l pack in 2016 in preparation for my first Camino experience.  I remember spending hours and hours online looking for the right pack…

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GEAR REVIEW – COLUMBIA WOMEN’S HIKING SHIRT

Item: Women’s Columbia Hiking Shirt Cost: c£35 Used for: Walks in the heat Enjoyment Level: Brilliant on the Camino Hiking Shirt Review after over 18 months of use! In January 2018 I purchased my first hiking shirt.  I was not sure if a hiking shirt was for me as I am more of a t-shirt…

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GEAR REVIEW – ALTRA LONE PEAK 4.0 WOMENS

Item: Altra Lone Peak Trail Runners Total Cost: £139.00 Used for: 3 Season Hiking Enjoyment Level: Best shoes so far! Gear Review after 600 miles! After watching endless YouTube videos I was hooked with the Altra Lone Peak 4.0’s so I purchased a pair in May 2019.  Since then I have walked two long-distance trails.…

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TREAT OF THE WEEK | NO-TIE-SHOELACES

Item: No-Tie-Shoelaces Total Cost: £3.50 Used for: Walking boots, trainers, trail runners Enjoyment Level: Saves lots of hassle! Treat of the week – No-Tie-Shoelaces I was introduced to these shoelaces via my brother who is a runner.  He swore by them and I purchased a couple of pairs for both me and Rachel before our…

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The Best Lightweight Day Pack for Hikers

I absolutely love my Sea to Summit Lightweight Daypack and here are the reasons why:- * It packs up very small. Dinky is probably the best word to use! * It is very comfortable to wear * It holds up to 20 litres * At only 69oz, what is there to not like about this…

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