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Silver v Gold Emergency Blankets

A Comparison of the Best OptionsWinter is setting in and the trails are becoming colder, wetter and far more treacherous. Preparation is, as always, essential for safe trekking and hiking over the colder months.One key piece of kit that all hikers should pack is a Mylar emergency blanket, most people would be familiar with these […]

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Risk v Reward

Dangerous Times!! With the recent bad news of the body of a hiker being found in Yosemite National Park, it is a timely reminder that there is always an element of risk in everything we do.  Especially outdoors, the more you love it, often there is a commensurate risk involved.   I have included a link here, […]

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