Training for Killimanjaro on Scottish Hills

Over the last two weekends, over five days, I have been out with a family to help them prepare for a trek up Kilimanjaro in October. Visiting the Angus hills the first weekend and and then the Strathfarrar, Affric and Mullardoch hills the second we steadily built up the distances and time on the hill …

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460g Lightweight cook kit

Here's a review on my lightweight cookit. It weighs 460 grams and includes: Two pots (Alpkit Mytipot 900 and Alpkit MytiMug 650) with home made bails; Stormin Stove Systems alcohol stove; reflective baseplate and windshield cone Minibulldesigns pot stand; and, Plastic mug. Three days meths fuel in a small Nalgene bottle weighs 260g. So all …

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