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Poles in the Peaks

With temperatures soaring all over the UK, we realised how lucky we had been in booking this weekend for our “Peak District Nordic Walking Weekend” way back in January. Seizing the opportunity to catch up with old friends who are becoming regulars on our weekend trips; we gathered at The Old Nags Head pub in […]

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Looking after your Nordic Walking poles…

The following is purely advice, based upon experience in order to help you look after your poles… Warm Weather During warm conditions please do not leave your poles in your car; if you have to, do not leave them in direct sunlight. Your pole grips and metal tips are glued in position, thus hot weather […]

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Kilimanjaro ~ One Step at a Time

A year ago, several email and phone calls between Gemini Outdoor and 360 Expeditions resulted in the seeds of an Expediton to walk up Kilimanjaro; something 360 had a proven track record and pedigree for, and an opportunity GO wanted to explore with our clients. Throughout the intervening period we both attracted an excellent group […]

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First Views of Uhuru

Scorched earth, a recently rain filled water hole and a meandering river were the first signs of Africa taking off from Nairobi as daylight broke. Having been advised to sit on the left hand seats for an aerial view of Kilimanjaro, we were looking forward to ‘warm African hospitality’ as described by our hostess and […]

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Prior Planning & Preparation

The act of going on an Expedition is the culmination of prior planning and preparation. Seven months ago, with my good buddies Roy & Dave signed up to join me on Kilimanjaro, we started training and talking about our “Kili” trip. So began, for us and our superstar GO Members who joined us for the […]

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Steps with Sports Relief

Struggling for a daily challenge ahead whatever adventures you are walking towards, or just daily motivation? Sport Relief have brought out this great app that you can use to ‘Climb Kilimanjaro’, ‘Walk London to Paris’….

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Gauzebrook Gallivant Sponsor

A walk the magnitude of the Gauzebrook Gallivant generates a great deal of hunger and fatigue; hence, it our great pleasure to announce that our great friends at Stanton Manor Hotel have kindly offered to once again sponsor our post-walk drinks and sandwiches for the Gauzebrook Gallivant on Saturday 20th May. For details of how […]

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Trail Walk – 23rd February

Trail Walk If you would like to join our Trail Walk this coming Thursday, please contact Steve asap to book your place.  When – Thursday 23rd February Time – 9.30am to 1pm Where – Castle Combe Meet – Car Park at the top of the village Route – circular route, through woodlands on public footpaths and tracks Parking – Upper Castle […]

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22/3/16 – Trail Walk & Water Aid Day

Join us for our Trail Walk tomorrow from Hullavington to Easton Grey. This 12km walk start from the Star Inn car park in Hullavington at 9.30am and will take us around 2½hours. Our journey will take us through stunning countryside With the weather forecast exceptionally favourable for tomorrow this should be a super walk with […]

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