Kit #2

Many discussions on long distance hiking I've come across over the last few years centre on the question of "boots or trail shoes?" I have used different types of boots for many years on hiking trips of various lengths and to different locations and I would still consider them my best option for walks on … Continue reading Kit #2


Travel arrangements

Well, there's at least one topic I can tick off my list as by now I can be reasonably sure to reach the start point at Land's End. Taking the first tram in the morning (that means a quarter to five!) and changing to a regional train afterwards should bring me to the airport in … Continue reading Travel arrangements

Kit #1

When reading the accounts of other LEJOGs, and of course JOGLEs or other long hiking trips, I usually hunt for all sort of kit related information in them. Even if my choices vary from the ones of other walkers it's always interesting to compare lists, look out for inspirations on items to take and on … Continue reading Kit #1