Simple joys: Val de Tré les Eaux > Col Corbeau > Col de la Terrasse

After finally picking up a tent and a Jetboil (portable gas cooker) Camille and I made plans to go and test out the new equipment in the wild. We decided to explore the Tré les Eaux valley in the Mont Buet region of the Aiguilles Rouges as neither of us had been there before. We'd … Continue reading Simple joys: Val de Tré les Eaux > Col Corbeau > Col de la Terrasse

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Ski Trip: North Iceland

Welcome to the hidden gem of the North. Ólafsfjörður sits in the Eyjafjörður fjord an hours drive from the biggest town in the North of Iceland, Akureyri. It is a small, unspoilt fishing settlement that’s fast becoming an outdoor enthusiast‘s dream come true. Ólafsfjörður was connected with a ‘road’ for the first time in 1940, … Continue reading Ski Trip: North Iceland

Nepal: Everest BC via Gokyo Lakes

Fergus and I arrived in Kathmandu on the 6th October. We minced around for a couple of days, picking up last minute supplies and embracing the hustle and bustle of this fabled city. We were keen, however, not to hang around for too long. We had a plan and wanted to get going. We started … Continue reading Nepal: Everest BC via Gokyo Lakes