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A selection of large and small caribiners are required on my trip and my order has been placed for this - with room for multiple rigging knots this will no doubt see plenty of use towards the summit attempt!
'having pitched the Big Boa as the ‘Big Daddy’ of lockers we must go one further with this beefed ...
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... he wanted rid of me! In the 5 days since deciding to go I've already got lost going to Liverpool from Manchester (just a simple 1 hour train journey away) and then only 2 hours after getting a backpack for my travels I lost that too... Only I sign of things to come. I will try update as much as I can with everything that goes on and share the weird and smelly situations I get in to. Next stop Thailand ( I ...
... Mount Everest. This is the route where George Mallory and Sandy Irvine were lost close to the summit in 1924.
They were last seen below the Second Step. Whether they made it to the top remains a mystery to this day.
Climbers can drive to base camp at 17,000 feet. From there, it's a 14 mile ...
... of being late especially where aviation is concerned, would be a little rattled by the little woman at our service and should by default be reassuring us that we will catch the flight no matter what, I tried to go into the bedroom to reassure her. It was too late. Stress had hit her face like a wet gibbon and all I could do was match that with a moan about the transporter woman who had brought so much cheer to our doorstep. We arrived at Malc and Ce's met by ...