Let me first of all state that I'm a terribly lazy camper. When we got our new inflatable tent a couple of years ago I was in awe at not having to fold up poles. Life was easy. My laziness was satisfied. Now skip to 2019 and I first see a thing called a Zelter … Continue reading Mid Term Review – Zelter Shelter 2020
Next Saturday, 11th of September is the first official Foldie-Roll camping trip. Make your way to this place (you'll find the entrance at what3words : ///forgives.flexed.flipper) assembling from 4pm onwards. There's a portaloo and running water but it is wild camping style so please follow the rules: 1. Leave no trace. Don't leave rubbish or … Continue reading Not long now to the first Foldie-Roll
One of the most exciting things I think you can do on a bike is camp out. Whether this be overnight, a few days, weeks, whatever. It's a fantastic way of going back to basics and taking in the surroundings. One of my personal favourites was falling asleep in a bivvy bag on a British … Continue reading My First overnighter and the mistakes you’ll want to avoid.
I had a wild camp last night. Not strictly totally wild (I had the landowners permission). I promised to leave no trace of my camp and this I did. I cycled up there. It's about 20 minutes from my home by car and about 45 on a cycle (a sizeable percentage of it is uphill … Continue reading A little wild camp
Initial thoughts... I'll follow this up with a full review very soon. So I just bought a Zelter Shelter. It's from Amazon although I believe outside the UK there are different suppliers. It's a shelter/tarp/hammock shelter/tent/poncho all in one, and I must say it fulfills most of these functions very well. Your feet go down … Continue reading Zelter Shelter