August 2015 Issue


A gentler pace in the Auvergne

Walking at a gentler pace in the Auvergne – Cantal, Chaine des Puys (Monts Domes), Mont Dores, Haute-Loire and Montagne Bourbonnaise – while heavily pregnant.

Hadrian’s Coast

Hadrian’s Coast – Beyond the National Trail

Winter In Ladakh

A second winter in Ladakh

Ladakh's trekking opportunities can extend year-round, and here are accounts of the Sham Trek, Chadar Trek and Markha valley trek and a new winter trekking route via a frozen river between Zanskar and Central Ladakh.

Everest Trekking

Because it's there – Everest trekking

Kev Reynolds' book Abode of the Gods – tales of trekking in Nepal covers stories of his first treks in eight Himalayan regions. This extract from his first trek to the Everest region explores his delight in the sights, sounds and gentle friendly Nepalese at the grandest of views.