We went to Austria (and Italy) for a week of climbing, hiking and Via Feratta-ing (is that a word?). We started with a nice 0600hrs flight from LHR to INN. We had a transfer that we missed as our flight was delayed and (despite Austrian Airlines advertising this connection) “25 minutes is too short to transfer”. Once we landed, Sam’s friend picked us up and we went for a BBQ at a Cottage in the mountains. The next day, we headed up to Nordkette for…Continue Reading “Austria 2019”

Wow. What can I say? I had no idea this area of Exmoor, or indeed the entire country, was this beautiful. Jess and I headed down to Illfracombe, a quaint British seaside town just to the West of Exmoor National Park. We had a wonder round (it wasn’t anything special) and then decided to find a campsite. As we drove through the country lanes, a sign reading “Pitches: £13” was on the side of the road. We headed in to Watermouth Valley Camping Park and…Continue Reading “Exmoor National Park”

Myself, Alex and fellow nutters Gee and Andy from TwoTravlrs headed up to the Lake District for the Lakeland Festival of Light and the Arc’teryx Big Mountain Weekend. Actually, that was more of just an excuse to get up there. It was a bank holiday, and despite the drawbacks that comes with the ‘city massif’ rocking up on a bank holiday, we hit the M6… Walna Scar Car Park Six hours later, we arrived at Walna Scar carpark. I’d never been here before but I’d heard of it…Continue Reading “Lakeland Festival of Light”

Antonia Payne-Cheney is trying to raise £200,000 by April for a lifesaving operation in Barcelona. Myself and several others are doing out bit to try help her plight. Personally, myself and Dan Jepson from DJ Productions have sent a balloon in to space with Antonia’s photograph on to help try and raise awareness. For high resolution photos, click here. To download the video, click here. You can donate by visiting Antonia’s Just Giving Page, or text “EHLE 82” and your amount (£1, £5, £10) to…Continue Reading “Helping Antonia”