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Val’s Transcaucasian Adventure

Val Ismaili, a keen UBESter, and next year’s inaugural Exploratory Expeditions Officer, is currently in the Caucasus making the first...

Scotland 2016/17

It was 12 noon on Tuesday 27th December 2016. Ubesters, gleeful in anticipation of the snowy Scottish highlands, had begun...

A weekend of fun in the sun, Portland 2017

A weekend of fun in the sun, Portland 2017

Welcome to a blog post about the best UBES trip of the year. The drive down Lets be honest, the...

A Cheddar Gorge’ous day

A Cheddar Gorge’ous day

The walk to Cheddar from Bristol is, as it turns out quite long. Val came to me and suggested doing...

Reflections of an Urbanite: The Yorkshire Three Peaks

    In hindsight, it is fair to say that we were pretty clueless. The three of us, having signed...

30 Hikes in 30 Days

The clouds were closing in, it was starting to get dark, and I was lost and alone at 2400m fearing...

Ice/Land

Ice/Land

In September 2015 Dom led a gaggle of us to Iceland to walk the famous Laugavegur trail. We began in...

ML Training in not so Sunny Snowdonia

Each summer, UBES send out a group to complete their Mountain Leader (ML) training in Snowdonia with Paul Poole in...

Slovenia 2016 – a fairytale trip

“We few, we happy few, we band of brothers;/ For he to-day that sheds his blood with me/ Shall be...

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