October 2015 Issue

Dolpo Nepal

Dolpo: Nepal's Hidden Region Powered by Yak Dung

Extracts from the chapter in 'Abode of the Gods' in which Kev Reynolds’ shares his memories of trekking into the remote Dolpo valley of western Nepal for the first time.


‘Far from the madding crowd’ in the Dordogne

A selection of walks in the Perigord region of southwest France, based near Beaulieu and St Felix. Walks to Montbazillac, St Felix de Villadeix and a route along the Dordogne from St Sozy to the Roc Coulon.

Haute Route Alps

The Haute Route Alps – a long tough cyclosportive

An account of tackling the Haute Route Alps cyclosportive – seven days of tough, mountainous cycling through the Alps from Nice to Geneva.

Pilgrim paths of Ireland

Walking the Pilgrim Paths of Ireland

Survey of a selection of the pilgrim paths of Ireland. 12 long walks to ancient holy sites in the footsteps of St Patrick, St Brendan, St Kevin and others, including St Patrick's Causeway, County Mayo, and The Saint's Road to Mount Brandon in County Dingle.