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Any blogs worth reading?

Post by voodoo_simon » Sat Jun 08, 2013 4:54 pm

Just read Ian's account of the highland race and thorough thoroughly enjoyed it. It got me thinking, are there any good blogs out there that are worth reading?

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Re: Any blogs worth reading?

Post by Blackhound » Sun Jun 09, 2013 6:11 pm

For general outdoor biking and running this is good, if USA based with occasional Euro mountain running:

http://arcticglass.blogspot.co.uk/

By the same writer:

http://halfpastdone.com/

And I am enjoying this blog from a lady who is walking the PCT which I got into via her 10,000 mile fright train ebook:

http://carrotquinn.wordpress.com/

So, a bit USA girly bias but it keeps me out of mischief.
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Re: Any blogs worth reading?

Post by Tanglefist » Mon Jun 10, 2013 3:02 pm

Loads, but it depends on what you're looking for specifically?

Bikepacking in Finland; http://www.yetirides.com/

Dirt-road touring (long distance bikepacking) in North and South America: http://www.whileoutriding.com/

Technical Riding around Colorado and surrounding states, with the occasional, long-distance, wilderness bikepack: http://lacemine29.blogspot.co.uk/

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Post by nobby » Mon Jun 10, 2013 7:11 pm

also Finnish; superb photography: http://www.tonilund.fi
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Post by voodoo_simon » Thu Jun 13, 2013 10:41 am

Cheers for those, will keep me out of mischief for a while :D

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Post by nobby » Thu Jun 13, 2013 12:12 pm

voodoo_simon wrote:Cheers for those, will keep me out of mischief for a while :D
I meant to mention Hendrik's blog which is a weekly, more or less, blog of blogs. You get some links to some lovely places:
http://hikinginfinland.com
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Re: Any blogs worth reading?

Post by royAB » Thu Jun 13, 2013 10:15 pm

http://www.crazyguyonabike.com/ - hundreds of journals of all kinds, from local excursions to round the world trips.

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Re: Any blogs worth reading?

Post by u02sgb » Fri Jun 14, 2013 1:32 pm

I usually take a look at http://drj0nswanderings.wordpress.com/ every now and again.

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