From their simple origins as surplus survival rafts from the US Air Force, packrafts have become hugely popular tools for human-powered adventure. Their only limit is your imagination and creativity with a map, and in recent years their popularity has boomed among adventurous folks looking for new ways to move through and experience wild landscapes […]
Looking to other mountain sports for ways of identifying and managing backcountry risks.
The Backcountry team’s favourite tips and tricks to make winter camping less freezing and more fun.
Adventure Show, Packrafting Northwest Scotland from Backcountrybiking.co.uk on Vimeo.
As the next day dawned, wall to wall sunshine it was not, in fact wall to wall, floor to ceiling pissing down rain it was. Listening to the rain on the tent was not good but I thought to myself “it always sounds worse than it is” but no, it was pissing down! We retreated […]
The second day of our introduction to bikerafting course, and yes the weather is always sunny.
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