One day adventures: Wells, Somerset

What counts as an adventure? Does it need to involve things that are higher/faster/bigger/deeper/steeper than you’ve ever done before or can just a simple change of scene be an adventure? I was looking for a day out to share with my sister, I’d heard vaguely of Wells but didn’t really know what to expect but…

Bringing the outdoors indoors

Sometimes life gets in the way of ¬†quality outdoor time. Instead of gallivanting up mountains my summer is rather full of revision and work. However the mountains are never far away in my mind and I wanted to put together a little post to share with you a few things that have helped keen me…

One day adventures: Chew Valley Lake Cycle

Time for another one day adventure; the countryside is never far away particularly if you are lucky enough to live in beautiful Bristol. In honor of the good old British summer we identified a 3 hour weather window among the rain showers and decided to take to the road on two wheels to maximise distance…

One day adventures: Wrington and Goblin Combe

January¬†has not been an enticing month to be outside. However you can’t keep an outdoors girl inside for too long so a plan was hatched to get out whatever the weather this weekend. Given that the chance of us walking in the rain without any hint of an expansive view was approaching 100% a plan…

#C25K off road

New year in Bristol has certainly seen a huge spike in Lycra clad joggers out and about pounding the pavements come rain or; to be honest; rain at the moment. In the past I have been out there pounding pavements with the best of them and in 2013 I ran my first and last half…