Category Archives: walking


On the first May bank holiday this year a few friends from work, and some of their partners, decided that as most of us had not climbed Snowdon before that this would be a good time to do it (of … Continue reading

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GPS scripts

I have a simple walking GPS (Garmin Etrex H) which is great for walks, hiking etc. I wrote about using it under Ubuntu earlier. I can input waypoints and use it to direct me where to go and it can … Continue reading

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Walking in the new forest

On new year’s eve we decided to go for a walk to try and shake off some of those calories from Christmas, so we went out to Brockenhurst in the New Forest. Trip recored in EveryTrail, view full trip Following … Continue reading

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Garmin Etrex-H on Ubuntu

Last month my wife got me a Garmin Etrex-H walking GPS for my birthday. On friday my usb data cable from Kawa Mall (bought via ebay) arrived. Getting data from the gps was trivial with gpsbabel (thought you might find … Continue reading

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Standing Hat

We bough a book on Hampshire and New Forest walks about a year ago, and finally actually did one of the walks in the New Forest. We did a really nice walk from Standing Hat, Balmerlawn near Brokenhurst. The walk … Continue reading

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