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You don't always need to travel far to discover a wild place. Check out our latest piece from +David Lintern - a beautiful celebration of Aberlady Bay in words and pictures.
http://www.walkhighlands.co.uk/news/my-fair-lady/0010918/
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Good article...even better photo!
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I wrote a thing about a journey into the King of Glens
David Lintern goes in search of adventure and undertakes a winter packraft journey in the Scottish Highlands | packrafting in Scotland
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out with the old, in with the new
In no way connected to an exchange on twitter earlier this week, this will be the last post on selfpowered.net. boo! hurray!! sigh... OK, enough with the cheers and tears... Am I packing it all in for a life on the open road? Sadly, no. You may have noticed it has quietened down here over the ...
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We set out in winter, and ended in spring.  From Invercauld bridge to Kincardine O Neil, three days on the Dee. Three days of fires, purple birch and old green oak, old growth forest and snow covered hills, then fishing huts, farms and fences.  Some standin...
We set out in winter, and ended in spring. From Invercauld bridge to Kincardine O Neil, three days on the Dee. Three days of fires, purple birch and old green oak, old growth forest and snow covered hills, then fishing huts, farms and fences. Some standing waves and some big water, a speedy thaw ...
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A call for your views on Wild Land
There is no one left: none but all of us - Sam McClure Until the 20th December, the organisation that looks after Natural Heritage in Scotland is asking for our views on protecting places of wild character. These are the remote and untamed places many of us...
Until the 20th December, the organisation that looks after Natural Heritage in Scotland is asking for our views on protecting places of wild character. These are the remote and untamed places many of us visit as hikers, campers, paddlers, bikers, skiers, photographers, nature lovers, ...
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Thanks David much appreciated :-)
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First of the monthly scribbles for Walk Highlands, a piece about winter camping
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Some good wee tips there +David Lintern Thanks.
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Year of the Snake
I swore blind to a friend I wasn't going to do this, but as I glance furtively at the year ahead with a real mix of anxiety and anticipation, it seems right to cast an eye back over 2013.  Hopefully this isn't too indulgent, and makes for some good eye and ...
I swore blind to a friend I wasn't going to do this, but as I glance furtively at the year ahead with a real mix of anxiety and anticipation, it seems right to cast an eye back over 2013. Hopefully this isn't too indulgent, and makes for some good eye and head candy, via the links below.
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From Bob Andrews, by email:  i am also having problems commenting direct to your blog.

Having done lots of white water paddling and swimming !)I did feel myself
thinking what on earth was this usually sensible guy doing!

However later on I see you are off to the Dee for some practice. Although
expensive a qualified WWcoach will be a good investment and I am sure they
would have to think about a packraft unlike kayaks/canoes but it would put
you in a good position. I used to enjoy those training sessions.

STAY SAFE
After a day and 2 nights of what some might consider high risk walking over winter mountains in trail shoes, I put in my packraft, just after the class 3/3+ rapids at the head of the River Lyon. The River Lyon was, I know now with hindsight, too complicated a river to be trying on my first ...
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timely, maybe heading there 2m0!  weather looking unfriendly though...
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