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Rathlin Island Bivvy

It was my brothers stag party on the night of the 17th of September. We decided to forgo the type of fancy party that the hens were having on the same night and headed off for Rathlin Island. We partied until around 2am and headed back to the hostel room we had rented for the […]

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Dunnyneill Island Camp – Strangford Lough

Ahoy me Hearties šŸ˜€ It’s been a while since my last Mini-Adventure (Errigal) and I have had the idea of an Island Camp mulling about in my head for well over three years so, this was going to be the year to give that idea an airing! My thoughts of Island Camping all began during […]

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January Wildcamp

After such a mild and wet winter,Ā aĀ forecast for some proper icy conditions with the threat of snow sounded like just the ticket for an overnight camp.Ā Temperatures were due to plummet as low as -5c with snow on Thursday and Saturday, fingers crossed by Friday night we would either have some or be seeing some. ArrivingĀ in […]

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You gotta know when to hold…. a Meelbeg bivvy

Spurred on by Dowser’s great trip report on his recent summit bivvy on Errigal, I thought I’d pen a few words and share a few pictures of a bivvy I had in the Mournes on the very same night. My destination of choice was a summit bivvy on Slieve Meelbeg. Now Meelbeg and me have […]

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