Tag: Wild Camping

Wild Camping THE END (16)

So today I completed a full month of camping, managing over 100 miles and a full circuit of the Cairngorm mountains in November. Proud 😀 My plan was to stay as long as I could in the Cairngorms of Scotland, one of the harshest places in Britain deep in the wild where the weather can […]

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Wild Camping SICK CAMP (14)

Feeling sick today I had to cut the day short and have a much needed rest, highlighting the importance of getting enough food and drink when out camping. My plan was to stay as long as I could in the Cairngorms of Scotland, one of the harshest places in Britain deep in the wild where […]

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Wild Camping – HOW TO MAKE FIRE (13)

Today I set up camp and show you how I make a camp fire. It’s so easy even an idiot can do it. Certainly a welcome treat after an icy cold day. My plan was to stay as long as I could in the Cairngorms of Scotland, one of the harshest places in Britain deep […]

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Wild Camping RAT CAMP (12)

A giant rat on my way to camp gives me the willies. It’s always nice to finish for the day though and kick off the boots. My plan was to stay as long as I could in the Cairngorms of Scotland, one of the harshest places in Britain deep in the wild where the weather […]

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Wild Camping BALMORAL CASTLE (11)

An amazing day past Balmoral castle as I catch bagpipes being played and catch my first glance of the Aberdeen Angus. My plan was to stay as long as I could in the Cairngorms of Scotland, one of the harshest places in Britain deep in the wild where the weather can get extreme. I have […]

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Wild Camping Scotland – THE CAMPING TROLL (10)

After passing Braemar Castle I lose my temper as the bridge I wanted to cross was locked. That leads to a rant and a ponder about anything and everything. My plan was to stay as long as I could in the Cairngorms of Scotland, one of the harshest places in Britain deep in the wild […]

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Wild Camping Scotland – EAT OR DIE (9)

My plan was to stay as long as I could in the Cairngorms of Scotland, one of the harshest places in Britain deep in the wild where the weather can get extreme. I have no experience of camping, hiking, survival or bushcraft. Just a regular unfit guy wanting to push myself to the limits. Follow […]

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Wild Camping Scotland – WHITTLE TIME (8)

Finally I drag myself to safety and decide to try a little whittling for the first time whilst my socks hang to dry after falling in the river. My plan was to stay as long as I could in the Cairngorms of Scotland, one of the harshest places in Britain deep in the wild where […]

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Wild Camping Scotland – DEEP IN TROUBLE (7)

After reading my map wrong I end up in deep boggy trouble and have to drag myself back on track or just lay down and cry. My plan was to stay as long as I could in the Cairngorms of Scotland, one of the harshest places in Britain deep in the wild where the weather […]

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Wild Camping Scotland – WHERE TO CAMP (5)

Struggling to get to a suitable camp site I drag myself through streams and rivers. Will I make it before dark? My plan was to stay as long as I could in the Cairngorms of Scotland, one of the harshest places in Britain deep in the wild where the weather can get extreme. I have […]

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