Tag "hiking"

How I Survived My First Overnight Hike

This is a follow up to my blog post¬†Branching Out: A new (to me) type of camping. You may wish to read that post if you haven’t already to get

GEAR ENVY: SOL Origin

Everyone likes to survive right? Maybe that’s why there are so many survival tools on the market. Well a company called SOL (Survive Outdoors Longer) has just bought the ‘Origin’

Geocaching: Modern Day Treasure Hunting

I’m pretty sure every one of us played find the treasure as kids, with one person hiding an object and yelling colder or warmer while the other person searches. Well,

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Hiking The Grand Canyon

7 years ago I was convinced I would never set foot on a plane, let alone consider myself being in another country. I had been raised on camping, 4wding and

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GEAR ENVY: KLAX Multi-Tool Axe

Now here’s a cool idea! Ever find yourself wanting to carry an axe on you, but find the handle to which it is attached to be a burden? Or you

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Castle Rock, Porongurups W.A

Us Aussie’s seem to have a fascination with rocks. Big rocks, funny shaped rocks, balancing rocks, hollow rocks or any rock which looks like it doesn’t belong there. If the

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Nancy’s Peak Circuit – Porongurups W.A

The forest smells brilliant and fresh, of wet leaves and damp soil. It fills my lungs which are working hard to keep up with the pace I’m doing. A few

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Stargazing At Sullivan’s

Who the heck is Sullivan you ask? Not a mate of mine, but a large granite rock situated a half hour drive east of Armadale along the Albany Highway. Having