Category Archives: Black Diamond Shelter

Camping not Hiking

Many of my regular readers will have noticed that I have been inactive with regards to trail reports over the past few months, initially this was because of an injury to my knee. However, once that had recovered, another more serious … Continue reading

Posted in Black Diamond Shelter, CampingnotHiking, Coastal Walking, Denmark, GoLIte, Tarptent, Tarptent Moment DW, Tarptent Notch, Uncategorized | Tagged | 14 Comments

West coast wanderings: Skagen to Tornby

Leaving Skagen to the sounds of applause and cheering I followed the old church path (Gammle Kirkisti) out of Skagen. I did hope that it was the local football team scoring a goal and not my departure from town that … Continue reading

Posted in Black Diamond Shelter, Coastal Walking, Denmark, M.ZUIKO 45 mm, M.ZUIKO 9-18mm, Nordsøstien, Olympus E-P2 | 11 Comments

What works for me: Pacer Poles

I first started using hiking poles back in 2002, they were a set of Leki Poles complete with shock absorption, I soon learnt how to turn the shock absorption off. They were heavy, seeking out lighter poles I came across … Continue reading

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Österlenleden: Into the Beech, Vitemölla, Hörräd and Brösarp

I was disappointed that I was leaving the beach and entering the forest, it had been a very enjoyable and rewarding walk along the coast, and the thought of walking in the forests was not very appealing, but as you … Continue reading

Posted in Alcohol Stoves, Österlenleden, Black Diamond Shelter, HMG Porter, Olympus E-P2, Sweden, Wood Stoves | 4 Comments