The Layering System

Sun Protection and Layering

Sun Protection This week we're going to look at points two and three of the 'Ten Essentials' introduced in January 2018 for enjoying the outdoors; sun protection and layering of clothing. We won’t spend too much time on the former as its pretty much common sense but i... Read More

Published On: 8th March 2018

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The Plight of Little Terns

The Plight of Little Terns - Volunteer Kayakers NeededLittle Terns typically nest on shingle/shell beaches, which are few and far between and often very popular with people coming in from land and sea. Their eggs are small and spotted and well camouflaged amongst the shingle so are often not seen an... Read More

Published On: 6th February 2018

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Navigation Using Map & Compass

As discussed in our last blog, this week’s subject is the first skill from the original 'Ten Essentials' list assembled in the 1930s by a The Mountaineers, a Seattle-based organization for climbers and outdoor adventurers, to help people be prepared for emergency situations in the ou... Read More

Published On: 25th January 2018

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Outdoor Trekking & Wild Camping

Over the past thirteen years of operations NOMAD Ventures Limited have offered outdoor adventures from para gliding and alpine climbing in the French alps to family bug hunts by canoe and wild camping weekends by sea kayak. Our goal is to get people outdoors, enjoying the physical and mental benefit... Read More

Published On: 18th January 2018