Everest Base Camp guide – what’s in a name?

Everest Base Camp Guide - Jay Reilly

Tweet Ok, It’s time for a competition! We need a title for our new trekking guide and would love your help. Jay Reilly, our newly acquired son in law,  has written a brilliant guide all about trekking to Everest Base Camp. It is currently with Bill Journee, our illustrious eBook designer,  and is coming together beautifully. […]

Walking Poles – free guide on how to use them

Tashi, the young Sherpa boy handing me my Helinox walking poles

Tweet If you are looking for some great (free)  information about walking poles or just to read what a local champion  has to say about them, let us introduce Mox. Norman (“Mox”) Moxey is a mechanical design engineer and bushwalker who is involved in the design and development of outdoor adventure equipment. “Mox” is associated […]

Overland Track – Tasmania in Winter – some lessons

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Tweet The Overland Track in Tasmania is a fantastic 6 days hiking experience. It is isolated, can throw up tough conditions and challenge you both physically and mentally. In fact, unless you are adequately prepared for bitterly cold and mind numbing conditions in winter, you risk serious problems (and the possibility of death) No joking. […]