Mark (@ukdadventure )

Mark

Bio Everyman adventurer | Local explorer | Dad #dadventure 2020: #Jordan #Italy #Andalusia #Microadventure #ArmedForces
Location England, United Kingdom
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Account created 03-06-2014 17:00:13
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iPhone : Wild winds & wet weather did not dampen Dr Lesley Russell’s enthusiasm for a #trek amid stunning views on the famous Queen Charlotte Track. In her latest report for the #CroakeyEXPLORE series, she also offers some advice for managing long walks in the rain apple.news/Aqzp4I6DXT0uxE…

iPhone : Once a place for young people who couldn't afford big holidays, the ⁦YHA England & Wales⁩ has become a bit of a British institution. The charity's hostels, cabins & campsites have given visitors the chance to experience #adventure and build new skills. bbc.co.uk/news/uk-englan…

iPhone : An island is reopening for a one-off public tour after more than 30 years of closure. Drake's Island, located about 500m off the Plymouth coast, is a former fort, prison and adventure centre, but has been closed to the public since 1989. bbc.co.uk/news/uk-englan…

iPhone : No devices day today! We’re den building instead.

Building materials are a rare resource in this Pine Forest. When we’d finished, girls would approach & ask “Excuse me, please may we have your sticks?”. The boys approach was more direct: smash, grab, run off!
🌲 #dadventure

iPhone : Your pictures on the theme of 'uphill'. #hills #photo #photography bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictur…

iPhone : Traversing the Hajar Mountains of #Oman

It was the unknown that drew us in, and the Hajar Mountains offered many opportunities to explore places that may have only been seen by a handful of people, if any.

Explorers Connect⁩ explorersconnect.com/inspire-storie…

iPhone : I’ve just signed up to this. Not just to save the paths we have, but more interestingly to discover old ones that have been ‘lost’ to existing maps. OS Leisure twitter.com/RamblersGB/sta…

iPhone : “The daughters of Sparta are never at home. They mingle with the young men in wrestling matches”- Euripides.
British Army officer becomes first woman to pass brutal Para course - BBC News #inspiring #rolemodel #example bbc.com/news/uk-515538…

iPhone : Very proud to announce that Laura Bingham & I have teamed up with #CampWilderness (Camp Wilderness) put on a 5-day #bushcraft #summer #camp for kids. The perfect antidote this coming summer for child smartphone addicts... 😬🥵🔥 link in bio... 👍🏻🥳 campwilderness.co.uk

iPhone : In 2016, Łukasz Supergan crossed #Iceland alone from east to west. As the crow flies, it’s about 500km but on foot, it’s closer to 750km. As soon as he finished, he knew wanted to cross the country again, this time in winter. ⁦Explorersweb⁩ explorersweb.com/2020/02/12/cro…

iPhone : ‘Seemingly every modern #expedition claims to be raising awareness about climate change or collecting data for science, but these claims are usually just narrative hooks to satisfy sponsors. Real scientific #exploration tends to fly under the radar.’

explorersweb.com/2020/02/13/ble…

iPhone : Over three days, competitors from around the world race 205km on Lake Baikal, in #Siberia, Russia. Using bicycles, skates and kicksleds, the racers battle winds, frost and -15°C temperatures, but are treated to breathtaking views. bbc.co.uk/news/world-eur…

iPhone : Lottie Davies's latest work documents a fictional journey across Britain, from the south-west of #England to the far north of #Scotland. The work comprises photographs, short videos and a diary, which combine to portray a journey taken soon after WW2. bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictur…