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9 articles found

Updating the Alpine Pass Route

Updating the Alpine Pass Route and avoiding Brexit

Article · On 3 Aug 2016 by Jonathan Williams

Jonathan gladly escaped the post-referendum chaos for a few days walking to check out the changes to the Alpine Pass Route. Here he summarises some of the changes to the...
R Kucharski Ladakh2A

Ladakh river flood affects trekking routes

News & Events · On 19 Oct 2015 by Radek Kucharski

A flood on the Tsarab and Zanskar rivers in Ladakh in May 2015 caused significant damage. Many bridges and parts of newly built roads were destroyed affecting some trekking routes...
GR20 Minor Route Change

A minor route change on the GR20

News & Events · On 15 Oct 2015 by Paddy Dillon

Many thanks to Cicerone reader David Anderson who pointed out that the GR20 had been diverted slightly at Lac du Ninu. I went to have a look in September.
GR20 Route Update

GR20 - new variant route on the GR20

News & Events · On 22 Jun 2015 by Paddy Dillon

Paddy Dillon has informed us that a variant route has now been put in place at the Cirque De La Solitude on the GR20.

Despatches from Nepal

Feature · On 10 May 2015 by Siân Pritchard-Jones and Radek Kucharski

In the terrible Gorkha earthquake that hit Nepal on 25 April, over 7,000 people are now known to have been killed and hundreds of thousands made homeless. Many members of...
Scrambling in the Peak District

Another new scrambling route in the Peak District

Article · On 26 Feb 2013 by Terry Sleaford

Terry Sleaford - author of the Cicerone guidebook Scrambles in the Dark Peak has discovered another new scrambling route.
New Scrambling Route in the Peak District

Cicerone Second new scrambling route in the Peak District

Article · On 31 Jul 2012 by Terry Sleaford

We have another new scrambling route from the Peak District that has not yet been published. Cicerone author Terry Sleaford recently discovered the Cloughs route and we couldn't wait until...
Mountain Walking In Southern Catalunya

Cicerone author Mountain Walking in Southern Catalunya - Roca Xapada

Article · On 7 Feb 2012 by Vivien Freakley

You know that walk of yours that goes up to the Roca Xapada and then returns the same route? Well it can be done as a circuit. We've found a...
Southern Catalunya

Solving pig problems walking in Southern Catalunya

Article · On 26 Jan 2011 by Vivien Freakley and Philip Freakley

"It is only natural to expect some changes after writing up a route but sometimes they come from a completely unexpected direction. Going back to do one of our Southern...