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Mountain Experience are delighted to announce that Nigel Lewis is now an accredited Expedition Assessor for The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. “I’ve really enjoyed the work so far.” said Nigel. “It’s so rewarding seeing the young candidates develop as they put themselves through their paces. I’m particularly grateful to “School Camps Ltd” and The Abbey School, Reading, for their support in gaining the qualifications.”
Best wishes for Christmas and the New Year!
Here’s to many more “Adventures off the beaten track” in 2014
Most of us instinctively know that “going for a walk” is a good way to clear your head, chill out or just have a pleasant day in some nice surroundings.
But if that weren’t enough, the BMC have brought together some scientific data that should convince even the lardiest couch potato that they really ought to get out of the house and onto their feet.
Where better than off the beaten track with Mountain Experience!
Nigel Lewis of Mountain Experience, together with Steven Kedward, have just successfully summited 11 peaks over 4,000 metres high. The traverse of the Monte Rosa massif in the Valais Alps took a long 5 days and left both men grinning like Cheshire Cats! Their route saw them criss cross the border between Switzerland and Italy, moving between high mountain huts as they approached their final peak, the mighty Dufourspitze.