Stok Kangri Expedition Kit List

38296708_10214256334436576_6143639357568843776_nKit Lists are always popular on travel and adventure blogs as they are a source of good information for others planning similar trips. So below is my Kit List for the upcoming Stok-Kangri Expedition. It’s not totally exhaustive but with the exception of a few Cliff Bars and Glucose tablets to add in last minute it’s pretty much my final and definitive list. Continue reading “Stok Kangri Expedition Kit List”

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A Ski Adventure to the Dolomites – the (Ski Kit List)!

Ski Kit for the Dolomites 2014

Once again – after two aborted seasons – I’m happy to post that finally I’m about to embark on another ski trip to europe, and after hearing so much over the years about this particular mountain range I’m very glad at last to announce that it will be to the spectacular Dolomites in Italy.

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A Ski Adventure to The Italian Alps…the (Kit List Check)!

Ski Kit Check-list.

With less than one week to go until I fly out to Italy all the usual doubts and fears have began to surface around such a venture. I hope to travel safely, to come back in one piece – having avoided any major injuries – I hope everyone will be OK at home while I’m away. I also hope for good snow and good weather conditions in the mountains for my week there, for good trails and pistes and that I perform well while skiing down them. I hope that the accommodation I chose will be close enough to the slopes and be clean and quiet. Most of all though I hope my training has left me fit enough to ski for around eight hours a day, for six days, back to back. Continue reading “A Ski Adventure to The Italian Alps…the (Kit List Check)!”