Blog; Thoughts, news & tips
Trees, Bees, and Sore Knees - Crowdfunder
People in the UK are known to give generously to charities, however, only 3% of charitable giving in the UK is for nature, the environment, or UK conservation.
THIS GIRL CAN!
Ladies, if you're considering Sea Kayaking but put off by the thought of carrying a large sea kayak on your car, don't be. If THIS GIRL CAN, so can you!
COVID -19 Update IV
Life of a Guide; Fitness
Our Guides have to maintain their fitness to keep them good at what they do. No gyms for Team NOMAD! Join us for a quick look at a fraction of what it takes.
COVID-19 Update III
We talk how easing of lockdown will effect our events & BC industry guidelines for getting back on the water.
The Life of a Guide
Not a typical end to a trip, but sometimes Mother Nature can get the better of us! A quick, short video from the tent.
COVID-19, Update II
Crowdfunder; Thank You!
An update on our Crowdfunder campaign & a very big THANK YOU!
Giving all of our guests an update on what we are doing to keep going & a quick reminder to support your local small businesses.
Spread The Love!
Keep going! Support local business & take care of each other.
NOMAD Community Projects
A video introducing our new not-for-profit community interest company & what we will be doing to support & help the people and environment in our local area.
Sea Guide Towline
Showing one of the essential items of safety equipment we use & train with. Designed & built in the UK.
Altra Timps Trail Runners - Review from the Southern Terminus of the Pacific Crest Trail
Review of Altra Trail Runners for hiking. Filmed in California at the iconic PCT southern terminus
AS Tucas Millaris Bivy and Sestrals Quilt
Review of this ultralight sleeping system for wild camping. Tent & sleeping bags are not the only option!
Stretches for Kayakers - Improve your Flexibility
A quick video showing easy stretches, suitable for doing at home, suggested for kayakers. No offence was taken during the filming of this video!
Clothing for Beginner Kayakers - Layering.
Layering for new kayakers; how to stay warm without spending a fortune!
Paddles for Beginner Kayakers
How do you choose which paddle is right for you as a beginner paddler? Here we try to help answer that question.
The Fjallraven Classic 2018
A video diary of 110 km of hiking & wild camping, north of the Arctic Circle, in Swedish Lapland.
Hiking Poles and how To Use Them
A step to step guide for the correct use of hiking poles for propulsion & stability instead of just carrying them!
Armadillo Base Layer Review I
Armadillo 100% merino wool baselayers; pros and cons for sea kayakers & long distance hikers.
Review IV - Fjallraven High Coast Wind Anorak
Review of this light, packable anorak as part of a layering system for hiking, cycling and paddling.
Review III - Fjallraven Keb (Trekking) Fleece
Review of this warm & versatile fleece jacket from Fjallraven
NSK Natural History - Entomology and Our Contribution.
Why do sea kayakers have a Natural History Channel? Let’s tell you!
NSK Natural History Channel - Clearing an Open Fire
Do you know how to clear a fire area up after wild camping? The ‘leave no trace‘ principle isn’t about keeping things tidy as much as ensuring the environment is pristine for nature.