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

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So hopefully if all keeps going well, my subscribers have been moved over and the new site is up and running. Therefore this will be my last blog post on … Continue reading

February 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

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

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

Snowboarding on Volcano Quetrupillan, Chile

I think this was my favourite volcano of the nine we snowboarded in Chile. Located in a remote part of the Villarrica National Park. We relied heavily on GPS and Frédéric … Continue reading

December 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Snowboarding The High Andes – The Movie

This is the 3rd and final edit from our splitboard ski touring of South America. In the shadow of Aconcagua, we tour at breathless heights near Los Penitentes in Argentina, … Continue reading

December 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Snowboarding Volcano Villarrica, Chile

Well the weather finally cleared leaving 20cm of fresh snow on a perfect bluebird day to ski tour on split boards up Volcano Villarrica near Pucon, chile. It is without … Continue reading

December 18, 2013 · 2 Comments

Ski touring Volcano Llaima, Chile

Volcano Llaima is in the Conguillío National Park in the middle of Chile, this is one of the more active volcanoes we skied/boarded, it last erupted in 2010…….that was just … Continue reading

December 13, 2013 · 5 Comments

Ski Touring – Col de Cicle, Contamines

So with no fresh snow for a week and decidedly early season conditions, we decided to do a couple of splitboard tours on weekend of 7th/8th December. On the saturday … Continue reading

December 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Snowboarding Volcanoes in Chile – The Movie

A short edit of hiking, splitboarding and snowboarding up and down  9 Volcanoes during 2 months in Chile. We had sunshine and periods of endless rain, we had deep powder … Continue reading

November 26, 2013 · 2 Comments

Patagonia the Movie…..

The first installment of my South America snowboarding edit is now on You Tube. It is 1 of 3 parts that should make up the whole movie at about 15 … Continue reading

November 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wow 3 months in South America is almost over

So after 3 months my flight home to Europe is tomorrow. It has been insanely good; I have climbed and ridden volcanoes, splitboarded the high andes in the shadow of … Continue reading

October 15, 2013 · 2 Comments

Ski Touring Volcano Longuimay, Chile

At 2865m Lonquimay is a decent height active volcano, considered an easier climb in summer, it feels a fairly good achievement on a split board in winter. It last erupted … Continue reading

August 27, 2013 · 2 Comments

Ski Touring Volcan Antuco, Chile

Volcano Antuco at 2979m was an impressive sight for our next Ski Tour, located in the Laguna del Laja national park in Chile. The access road was as usual  a long … Continue reading

August 25, 2013 · 2 Comments

Exploring Nevados de Chillan Ski Resort and Volcano

Chillan ski resort is about 4 hours south of Santiago. Set in on the slopes of two dominating volcanoes it has some great freeride terrain. We were fortunate to visit … Continue reading

August 21, 2013 · Leave a comment
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