Category: Gear and Reviews

Eco-Friendly Christmas Gifts
Gear and Reviews

Eco-Friendly Christmas Gifts for Outdoorsy People

What do you get the outdoorsy person that has everything? They don’t want more shit, that’s for sure. My eco-friendly Christmas gifts guide for outdoorsy folk will help you find thoughtful gifts for all budgets and interests, without killing the planet.  1. Travel Writing Lessons Does your significant other imagine themselves as the next Wainwright, […]

Kirsten climbing in Simond Women's Rock Pant
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Simond Women’s Rock Pants Review

Looking for all-rounder hiking and climbing trousers that are durable, comfortable and lightweight? The Simond women’s Rock pants at Decathlon can withstand high temps, showers and gusty winds on rock walls and hikes, while taking up minimal space in your rucksack. Simond Women’s Rock Pant Fit Sitting just below the belly button, the Rock pants […]

Kirsten Edinburgh Marathon Finishing Line
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Edinburgh Marathon Review

A few weeks ago, I swapped my hiking boots for running shoes to take part in the Edinburgh Marathon. After dashing around the city’s iconic landmarks, and beating out miles along the coast, I can confirm this marathon is as ‘fast and flat’ as the organisers promise. My Own Marathon Experience  Like countless other runners, […]