It’s almost like a natural evolution; to go from hiking and backpacking to climbing and mountaineering. But where do you even start? If you don’t have anyone to guide you, an Introductory Mountaineering course is the perfect way to lay a solid foundation, as SWW’s Marketing + Events Coordinator, Thuc Do, found out…
Planning on trekking to Everest Base Camp? From Lukla to EBC and then back, the entire journey makes up approximately 136 km in distance and 3 km in elevation in just two weeks. The idea is to strip down to absolute essentials, but still have the right gear on you while not breaking the bank. Through first-hand experience, tried and tested, here is a complete breakdown of a two-week EBC packing list.
The trek to Everest Base Camp is the ultimate bucket-list experience for any outdoor lover. But before you jump on the EBC bandwagon, I’m here to set the record straight. Behind the Instagram filters and over-staged captions, I’m pulling back the veil to reveal some of my expectations pre-trip versus the realities of it all. Hashtag No Filter.
It is estimated that 3 out of 4 porters in 2018 may still be paid less than minimum wage, fed less than 3 meals a day or have inadequate sleeping conditions. The work that KPAP are doing around educating the public on the importance of choosing KPAP-approved partner companies is beginning to gain traction. But the journey has just begun.
Calling ANY woman who has never climbed before, or who has climbed indoors and is ready to get her hands on real rock! Join us for an introduction to rock climbing in the beautiful Blue Mountains. This course will give you the fun and thrill of vertical rock with MAXIMUM amount of climbing interspersed with invaluable instruction to help you along the way, and equip you for all your future climbing endeavours.
This weekend as the perfect way to spend time with similar adventures and like minded people, “leave it all behind" for the weekend and explore the more remote and rugged parts of the welsh mountains that you normally wouldn’t explore on your own.
Join us for a thrilling winter canyoning adventure in the Blue Mountains, in partnership with Australia's leading adventure company, the Australian School of Mountaineering. A full day of abseils, travelling through the unique Juggler Canyon and finishing off with a section of the famously beautiful Grand Canyon Walk.
meet likeminded women, organise impromptu adventures and ask for advice - anything goes! WE ALSO HAVE OUR FORTNIGHTLY NEWSLETTER, GUARANTEED TO INJECT SOME INSPIRATION & ADVENTURE STRAIGHT INTO YOUR INBOX...PLUS UNMISSABLE INFO ABOUT OUR POPULAR WORKSHOPS...