If I’m totally honest my ice skating isn’t great but I do enjoy it when I go, especially now I have kids. When I was told that Glice® skating having their first rink setup at the Avon Valley Adventure and Wildlife Park in Bristol I had to go […]
A few years ago I visited Swildons hole in the Mendip Hills for a caving session and whilst on that trip, apart from having a great time, I found a couple of pieces of pottery and a bone. I took these to the Wells Museum open day for […]
I get asked a lot about how I go about taking my kids to the top of the Brecon Beacons in the winter. I’m not a mountain leader or expert in the mountains, but I have picked up a lot of helpful tips over the last few years […]
Taking my 8 year son to the Brecon Beacons on a snowy, winters day is one of the best things we have done together. Looking forward to our next trip in the mountains!
In September this year four of us travelled from the source of the river Wye to the sea by walking, biking and SUP. Here is the video we chucked together from our trip. What a stunning river the Wye is!
This has to be one of the strangest things I have thrown at a wooden target to date; metal playing cards! Simon, my throwing buddy bought them from China. They took a few weeks to arrive so the anticipation had been building. The cards looked pretty well made […]
When you tell someone that you are going to be swimming with sharks, the most common comments you get back it “is that a good idea? you wouldn’t get me in the water with sharks!!!!” This idea of sharks attacking people comes from a few sources, many of […]
The Ocean Film Festival World Tour is back for 2017 and is heading back to the Komedia, Bath, on the 6thSeptember! Dive into this brand-new collection of films, each featuring incredible cinematography from rarely explored corners of the ocean! Take the plunge with world-champion freedivers as they explore […]
Adventure awaits this weekend! This weekend (Saturday 19 th and Sunday 20 th August) Avon Valley Adventure and Wildlife Park in Keynsham is calling adventure-seekers to engage in a whole host of activities testing your fears and strengths. Fancy trying Dragon-boating, Battle Archery, Korfball, Segway, Axe-throwing, and even […]
Sometimes trips you take on the spur of the moment turn out to be one of the best. It’s often too easy to talk yourself out of doing something when you are on your own, I for one am guilty of this too. Facebook can be very handy […]