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The Perverse Pennine Way blog, walking the ‘wrong’ way, north to south, and largely spurning indoor accommodation.

The Pleasant Pennine Way blog – a challenging but enjoyable walk along England’s oldest and best National Trail.

Why then would we endure bivvying? This is why….

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Nourished and navigationally enabled, I headed north…

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One of the wildest beaches in West Wales…

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Bleak almost beyond belief…

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In the far west of Wales, my kind of youth is still available, half a century on…

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Open eyes and realistic expectations…

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Oldie Outdoors Golden Rules of Gear©®™ – to get less, you have to pay more.