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In May and June 2014 Stefan Durkacz walked a five-week lap of the River Tay watershed, a 457km solo backpacking route following the high ground over mountains, moors, forest and farmland. Here's his account of the trip. [ full article ]

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thumb In April 2014 16 Sherpas were killed in an avalanche on Everest. Since then the grievances of workers on the mountain have come... [ full article ]

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