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bio website infosecfrog.blogspot.com
location Scotland, United Kingdom
age 43
visits member for 3 years
seen 15 hours ago

Walker, canoeist, sailer, glider pilot, rock climber and father of 3.

Middle son of a polar explorer, and grew up in the wilds of Orkney and the Falklands - so take after my father in outdoors pursuits.

Happy in the middle of mountains or forests in a tent :-)


May
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reviewed No Action Needed What is the point of hiking boots, versus any comfortable walking shoes?
May
13
reviewed Reviewed Which mid-line knot is best suited for a trucker's hitch?
May
13
reviewed Reviewed Which mid-line knot is best suited for a trucker's hitch?
Mar
21
reviewed Close In rock-climbing, how do I safely belay another climber?
Mar
21
reviewed No Action Needed Where is a good place in California to go gold panning for a beginner?
Mar
21
reviewed Reviewed How to carry water in freezing temperatures?
Mar
21
reviewed Reviewed How to harden feet for walking barefoot on harsh surfaces?
Feb
22
reviewed Approve What clothing would be appropriate for hiking in -18°C with up to 30 km/hr wind?
Feb
19
reviewed Approve How can rope/cordage be packed to minimize tangles?
Feb
2
reviewed Approve Can you use a rope that has been in storage for a few years?
Jan
20
reviewed Approve Am I allowed to swim in the Austrian Alps lakes?
Dec
28
reviewed Close Looking for a boot recommendation
Dec
27
reviewed Approve crampons tag wiki excerpt
Dec
27
reviewed Approve crampons tag wiki
Dec
19
reviewed Close Lowe Alpine - TFX Cerro Torre: pack is moving to sides
Dec
17
reviewed Close Orienteering skill organized trainings in Germany?
Dec
17
reviewed Close What does it need to maintain clothes including membranes
Dec
16
reviewed Reviewed How to warm up your cold toes and fingers?
Dec
16
reviewed Approve Walking trailers
Dec
16
reviewed Approve Eating in a long sport activity (scuba diving) to keep your strength up