Just three short weeks at my new job is how long it took for my colleagues to stop asking ‘are you up to much this weekend?’ and instead ask ‘what adventure do you have planned?’. Three weeks before their association with me and my ‘norm’ was cemented with adventure.
Never again will I ever forget my sleeping bag. I can assure you, this item is forever burnt into my memory after what felt like an endless, bitter night spent on top of the Cathedral Range without one. Adding insult to injury, we woke to ice on our tents the following morning.