Under Dolomite Peak

Five days in the mountains to hone our skills and knowledge of avalanche risks mitigation… the thrill of the ride and challenges to find courage to do what I would otherwise never have done myself… Continue reading Under Dolomite Peak

Learning new tricks…

Life never really stands still for me, although I confess that I actually enjoy being still and doing very little.  So, I find myself sitting in a cafe in Revelstoke (BC, Canada) taking a break from the midst of a pretty intense 3 month course (run by Yamnuska Mountain Adventures) on all things mountain! It’s really the first time that I’ve felt clear enough to … Continue reading Learning new tricks…

Slipping into Rock Boots…

The story begins.  Some time ago I’d created a vision of life in the mountains.  The more I thought about it the more I realised that I wasn’t quite equipped to get where I’m going. The journey was partly kickstarted by a random meeting, that would then lead to the creation of quite a mental hurdle for how I would like to progress.  It was … Continue reading Slipping into Rock Boots…