Category Archives: Bivy Bag

ASOP November Meeting – West Cliff, Whitby

North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC), at the request of Scarborough Borough Council (SBC), wanted to ban motor caravans from numerous locations. They were forced into an embarrassing climb down when I pointed out that there is no sea view (the … Continue reading

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New Forest National Park Summit

On 21/22 September I enjoyed the night on the summit of the New Forest National Park at Telegraph Hill. For those who have never visited this part of the country I highly recommend a visit.

Posted in Bivy Bag, Extreme Points

Tripoint 8 – Dumfriesshire – Peeblesshire – Selkirkshire

The tripoint of Dumfriesshire – Peeblesshire – Selkirkshire is 35m below the summit of Watch Knowe. The bivy bag is in Dumfriesshire, Peeblesshire is top left of the fence and Selkirkshire is top right of the fence. Counties: Dumfriesshire – … Continue reading

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New Broads National Park Summit

As a result of my Broads National Park Cover Up I am delighted to announce that the Broads National Park Authority have accepted that my information is correct and they are now in the process of changing their information. My claim … Continue reading

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Broads National Park Cover Up

On 3/4 July 2015 I slept on the “summit” of the Broads National Park. As we can see from the map this measures 40m. So why do the National Park Authority state it is only 30m? Has there been so much … Continue reading

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West Riding Extreme Points Challenge

Last Thursday when I spent the night in my bivy bag at the most Easterly point of the West Riding I completed my challenge to spend a night at the five extreme points of the West Riding. North – Docker … Continue reading

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Adlingfleet Drain – West Riding – Most Easterly Point

On Thursday 2nd July I spent the night in my bivy bag at the most Easterly point of the West Riding which is near to the Adlingfleet Drain, south of Blacktoft Sands on the River Trent.

Posted in Bivy Bag, Extreme Points, West Riding, Yorkshire Boundary

Tripoint 6 – County Durham – Cumberland – Northumberland

The tripoint of County Durham, Cumberland and Northumberland  is the watershed on Slate Hill, Nenthead. In the photo below the tripoint can be seen at the post to the left of the photo. A cairn is slowly being built to the … Continue reading

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Tripoint 5 – Lancashire – Westmorland – Yorkshire

The tripoint of  Lancashire, Westmorland and Yorkshire is marked by the county stone. In the photo below Yorkshire is to the right of the wall (the largest part of course), Westmorland is to the top left and Lancashire the bottom left. … Continue reading

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Adventures Calling

As it is over a year since I enjoyed a bivy bag night the time has now come to dig out my outdoor kit and undertake further UK adventures before I get too old. I have adventures to complete and new … Continue reading

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