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Which Stove Should I Use?

When you go camping in Scotland or elsewhere, one of the most important things to bring is a stove. There are several types available on the market, and in this article you will find information about the advantages and disadvantages of each type. Continue reading

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Essential Equipment to Pack

When you go walking in the Scottish outdoors, you will always have to ask yourself an important question: What shall I bring with me? Of course the answer will depend on many factors: Are you planning a one day or multiple day excursion? Do you stay in a tent, and if yes, on a campsite or out in the wild? What climatic conditions can you expect? Do you need to bring all your food or is there a place to get provisions? Try to plan ahead as much as possible, and try to anticipate potential problems.

The tricky thing is to find a balance between a reasonable weight to carry, comfort and safety. There is a difference between essential and useful items. The following list gives you some tips on how to decide what to bring: Continue reading

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