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A different road to the mountains

By Johnny Parsons
13, Aug, 2018

A yearning to escape chaos leads through mountains, marathons and mishaps.

Mountains in Peru

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Talking Torridon Tales 2
Midgies and respect the bothy

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Adventures with Dad
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Escape Lima
finding any chance to escape the hectic Lima lifestyle

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Liam’s MTB Marathon
Sonder's Liam rides Scotts MTB Marathon

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A Polar Pootle
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The Transvulcania
Taking on the Transvulcania Ultramarathon

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Dark Ice Training
Training for the North Pole in Canada

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A helping hand for Helping Paws
A hare-brained scheme to help neglected street dogs

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Bikepacking the WRT 2018
Welsh Ride Thing 10th Anniversary Bikepacking Ride

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Surf and Turf
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Riding the Old Ghost Road
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Liam’s Dirty One-Thirty
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Testing kit, product tips and chilly dips
Hero training on hills and in tarns

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Seals and a Beast of a Paddle Home
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Cycling Iceland
Mark Hines Cycles and Wild Camps in Iceland

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Ridges through the Sky
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North to South Devon and lots of AK kit
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Steve Bate fat biking in the Arctic circle

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