The Roundabout | The Begwns

No one knows about this place. That’s what makes it so great. It’s a walker’s dream, a runner’s paradise and damn fun for cycling, too. It’s quiet, enjoyed only by the local people. Sat high above Hay-on-Wye in mid-Wales, it’s the perfect way to spend a weekend morning, strolling over the…

Bivvy: a new adventure

As I sit here and contemplate the many things that I want to do I make a resolution. Summer and Autumn months have brought about excited talk of holidays and the far flung destinations that my friends will be visiting and, while I appreciate the buzz and anticipation of traveling…

Mountains and the Mind

Edges and exposure are a bit of a no go for me and for a long time this has held me back from doing the exciting and challenging things that I want to be doing: ridge walking, climbing, scrambling and so on. One wrong step could see me hurtling down some…