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Some adventure stories have book-length.. and then there are The Short Stories.

Read on to find a collection of stories not longer than a week’s worth of the adventure life.

Finding Melinda

I really wasn’t doing well after Melinda died. The death of one of my closest friends on a solo tour climbing in the mountains shook me to the core. So to say goodbye, and to find the reason why she went to the mountains in the first place… I went out to find her.

Begin Reading: “Finding Melinda”

The Driftwood Misadventures

The #HouseboatLife seems like the dream – or does it? Tales of pirates, broken motors and soggy insulation material might make you question EVERYTHING you’ve ever thought about th boatlife.

Begin Reading: “The Driftwood Misadventures”

111K In A Day

My dad has a #GreatBadIdea: He wants to run a 111K Ultramarathon with my brother and me form Magdeburg to the Brocken. My mom and my brother’s girlfriend (plus their baby) offer to be our Support Team. But after the support car breaks down, our plan goes… differently than anticipated.

Begin reading: “111K In A Day – A Family Ultramarathon”

Bikepacking With An Internet Stranger


If a stranger on the internet invited you on a bikepacking trip – would you go? Not just through a different country, but even on a different continent? Still keen? Well, Mark did – read on how that turned out.

Begin Reading: “Bikepacking with an Internet Stranger”

Adventure Stories from A Small Island


Have you ever been filmed while out on your outdoor adventure? Well, I hadn’t – till @frankie_dewar came along. And she finally gave my habit of talking to myself while out on an adventure a purpose.

Begin Reading: “Adventure Stories from A Small Island”

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Some adventure stories have book-length.. and then there are The Short Stories.
Read on to find a collection of stories not longer than a week’s worth of the adventure life.

Nothing to read here…. YET!