We love mountains

My thoughts and experiences cycling, snowboarding and travelling around the world

Winter hiking around Mt Fitzroy and Cerro Torre, El Chalten, Argentina

The final stop of our summer in  South America was the town of El Chalten.  Just to the north of El Calafate, it is the logical next stop off. The … Continue reading

January 25, 2014 · 9 Comments

Perito Moreno Glacier and El Calafate, Patagonia

The Perito Moreno Glacier is located in the Los Glaciares National Park in Patagonia, Argentina. The access point is the busy and sprawling El Calafate, this place is certainly not … Continue reading

January 19, 2014 · 2 Comments

Penguins, stray dogs and a cows head – Killing time in Punta Arenas, Chile

So after my painful tooth ordeal in Puerto Natales, we relaxed for a few days in the area. The town of Puerto Natales is often overlooked as a destination because … Continue reading

January 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Winter Hiking in Torres del Paine, Patagonia, Chile

    This is a rather epic blog post about both just getting to and then exploring a rather epic place in the depths of winter; Torres del Paine National Park … Continue reading

January 12, 2014 · 7 Comments

Snowboarding around Bariloche, Patagonia

September 2013 Bariloche is in the Lake District in Argentina. It is technically just north of Patagonia but the name Patagonia brings more evocative images for tourism so it is … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

A quick ski day in Verbier, Switzerland

So after the excitement of waist deep powder in Chamonix two days ago on Sunday we drove over to the freeride mecca of Verbier. Verbier is a pretty famous resort, … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Finally winter is here – Grands Montets, Chamonix

A quick little video edit from Sunday 5th January 2014, a few runs from top of the Grands Montets then a couple of sneaky runs down a powder stash with … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

An awesome 2013 in just 12 Photos

2013 was great, we packed a lot into 12 months, visiting 16 countries across 4 continents. It started in Chamonix, France for a phenomenal winter spent snowboarding, back country ski … Continue reading

January 3, 2014 · Leave a comment
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