Category Outdoor Adventure

Rock Climbing in the Quarry a First for Me

December 17, 2013 ClimbingOutdoor Adventure  4 comments

TasteTravelTalk Mountain Quarry

What a day to decide to go outdoor climbing!

The predicted temperature for the day was about 40c.  Even though we head to the hills early morning it wasn’t early enough to beat the heat!

Mountain Q...

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Why I didn’t make it to Everest Base Camp this time.

June 13, 2013 Around the WorldHiking Trekking WalkingOutdoor Adventure  2 comments


I was so reluctant to do this but I just had to.

So I picked up the phone and made the dreaded phone call to Sue Hile, owner of the Adventurous Women’s Club and organiser of my Everest Base Camp trek,...

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My First Bouldering Championships

May 8, 2013 ClimbingOutdoor Adventure  2 comments

Women Climbers at Bouldering Championships

Ripped bodies, fit athletic bodies, smelly bodies,  healthy bodies, every body and a can do attitude all at the Bouldering Championships.

In my attempt to getting closer to being a  “hardcore” advent...

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Banff Mountain Film Festival is Coming !!!!

April 9, 2013 Around Perth & WAEvents, Places & Fun StuffOutdoor Adventure  No comments

Banff Mountain Film Festival 2013

Most of you know that I am a bit of an adventure sports enthusiast (more in the sense of being a spectator than an active participator! haha) ...

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Everest Base Camp Training | Only 89 Days to Go. Some Serious Planning Starts Today

January 9, 2013 Around the WorldEvents, Places & Fun StuffHiking Trekking WalkingOutdoor Adventure  No comments

Everest Base Camp

Only 89 days to go!!!!

I went to sleep last night at 1.45am, my mind was so active.

I had spent some of the evening catching up with some old and very dear friends of ours on skype who just had a litt...

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