Review: MSR MugMate camping coffee filter

If you’re anything like me, coffee is not an optional extra but an essential, especially if I’ve had a less than optimal sleep in a bivi bag. I have, over the years, tried several different methods to making coffee whilst out camping. I started using instant coffee sachets. I really Continue Reading

Wild Camp: Lake District – Haystacks and Innominate Tarn

In early May, when covid travel restrictions had eased sufficiently to permit it, my friend Rob and I headed for the Lake District, with the intention to have a weekend there before Rob headed home and I continued, perhaps on into Scotland. Unfortunately the weather had other ideas and things Continue Reading

Camp Cook: How to make “Posh” Breakfast English Muffins

Despite the title, there’s nothing that “posh” about these muffins. They are very simple and use few ingredients, but taste way better than the endless porridge that seems to be the mainstay of camping, especially when out wild. If you are wild camping, eggs can be carried in egg carriers Continue Reading