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by Alan63
Sun Dec 11, 2016 11:33 pm
Forum: Anyone playing out?
Topic: Scotland SE Winter Bivi Dec 10/11.
Replies: 73
Views: 14120

Re: Scotland SE Winter Bivi Dec 10/11.

Went along to my first winter bivi. Thanks to Ray for organising and to Alasdair, Blair and Jamie for your company. Hopefully we can do it again some time.
by Alan63
Sat Dec 03, 2016 11:47 am
Forum: Anyone playing out?
Topic: Scotland SE Winter Bivi Dec 10/11.
Replies: 73
Views: 14120

Re: Scotland SE Winter Bivi Dec 10/11.

Hoping to join you for the trip. Would be coming in from Moffat also. Will know later in week as wife may be riding track league.
by Alan63
Tue Nov 15, 2016 6:27 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: 2017 plans
Replies: 123
Views: 13331

Re: 2017 plans

Very modest/embarrassing plans. Personally, to get a new mountain bike then fit in some trips in to pick off Munros. The remaining ones are more remote so will be overnighters on the bike. The #Jennride looks really appealing. n As a dad, my 9 year old is desperate to do more trips so thinking about...
by Alan63
Fri Oct 14, 2016 1:47 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: South lakes Jennride
Replies: 58
Views: 3899

Re: South lakes Jennride

Hi guys and gals I can confirm you will be doing Garburn at the end on the 100 so down the bit you walked up! As for a nine year old doing the route :shock: The route is basically the same apart from the Garburn bit and you will not be riding back up Jenkins Cragg you will follow the route out of A...
by Alan63
Wed Oct 12, 2016 12:27 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: South lakes Jennride
Replies: 58
Views: 3899

Re: South lakes Jennride

I'm new to bikepacking scene so forgive the question. I like the look of the route and I'm keen on the 100 miler . Looking at previous posts, it seems you can follow as much or as little of the route as you see fit. If I'm right, my 9 year old will be keen to come along. Can anyone confirm if I'm r...
by Alan63
Wed Oct 12, 2016 12:14 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: South lakes Jennride
Replies: 58
Views: 3899

Re: South lakes Jennride

I'm new to bikepacking scene so forgive the question. I like the look of the route and I'm keen on the 100 miler . Looking at previous posts, it seems you can follow as much or as little of the route as you see fit. If I'm right, my 9 year old will be keen to come along. Can anyone confirm if I'm ri...
by Alan63
Tue Jun 21, 2016 7:06 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a Month 2016.
Replies: 251
Views: 50565

Re: Bivvy a Month 2016.

Hi there. my first post on this thread. Did my first bike, hike and bivvy with my 8 year old son Fraser. Pedalled from Dalwhinnie up to the high point of the estate track on the Fara. Hiked a bit higher and camped on a flat shoulder. Continued to the top the next morning. Came back down, packed up a...