Tagged: Gear

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Memory Map map converter

I know at least one person who is still using MM v2004 because of the amount of money they invested in maps for the product and refuse to pay again to use the maps in the latest version of the product. Anyone who uses Memory Map will know that this...

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Memory Map on iPhone

UPDATE: In many ways, things have changed since I originally wrote this post. There is still a Memory Map app for the iPhone and for Android too, but it is dreadful and there is no way I could recommend it to anyone. Also Quo and Anquet have both disappeared from...

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An iPhone beater?

I know there are many iPhone users in the outdoors blogging community, myself included. The iPhone has its faults, but so far it’s been the most complete and flexible package when it comes to writing, creating and publishing blogs on the move. There is a new device in town now...

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New Boots (but not panties!)

Apologies to any non “Dury-aware” readers, but coming up with attention grabbing titles isn’t easy and that one was a little too good not to use. Another rush of blood to the head yesterday morning and I found myself £79.99 lighter in the bank balance, but very much in credit...

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PW2010 – Planning Update #5

I have most of my accommodation booked now, all but four locations in fact. These have been emailed but have not yet responded, so I’ll give them a couple of days more and then phone them. I would hate to miss out on a place now that so many others...

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Thieving little scrotes!!

I am now in the market for one or two new items of kit, namely; day pack, 2 x waterproof roll bags, lightweight waterproof coat, waterproof overtrousers, fleece, head torch, whistle, first aid kit, silk baselayers, 2 x warm hats, balaclava, waterproof gloves, 2 x pair warm gloves other small...