What is a ‘Dad’venture?

I’m not unique in getting hold of the term Dadventure, but I am keen to attach it to my blog as I feel it fits with what I’m trying to achieve. The esteemed Author and Adventurer Al Humphries has coined the phrase #microadventure to describe an adventure that is short, simple, local, cheap – yet […]

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Wales – 6 Best Dadventures

Keen to promote the growing advenuture touism business globally and put Wales firmly on the map, the Welsh Government announced that 2016 would be its ‘Year of Adventure‘. Official Adventure Ambassadors; Bear Grylls, Richard Parks, Maria Leijerstam and Tori James have been spreadng the word and inspiring others to follow in their footsteps. Having spent […]

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Catapult memories

Harking back to my childhood in the mid 80s the Black Widow Catapult was quite literally the weapon of choice for the tough kids from the estate. Local urban myth had it that said catapult was an illegal weapon, banned by the government, anyone found with one would be expelled at best, sent to a […]

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Starting out … Again ..

When writing my blog I didn’t really concern myself with the threat of cyber piracy, from faceless hackers, or terminal viruses which could be spewed onto my previous website. OutdoorDad.co.uk was short on opinions, the aim being to inform rather than to preach.  The kit reviews I undertook, were generally complimentary (apart from the prepacked […]

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