Preparing to move to BLYM

Preparing to move to BLYM

Maintenance, News
On saturday 23rd of June nearly a dozen Nomads helped out with preparations to move to our new site next to BLYM. Ably coordinated by Chilly much work was done between 9.30 and 5pm including raising, partly realigning and restraining the 'bund' or earth bank around the site in preparation for the new secure boundary fence. Other work included clearing undergrowth, leveling the site and preparing for siting the boat storage containers. It was a hot day but despite this a lot of hard manual work was done and cakes and refreshments from Chilly reinvigorated us at lunchtime, just when we needed it. A big thank you to everyone who gave their time and took part. The move to our new site with security of tenure is very important and…
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Spanish Pyrenees trip report

Spanish Pyrenees trip report

News, Trip, Trip Reports
 Between the 3rd and the 10th of June 7 Nomads travelled to Campo in Aragon, Spain for 4 days Pyrenean white water paddling guided and transported by Eduard and the excellent guys at Kayak Campo. We had a whale of a time paddling 3 big volume, continuous and long (24km!) grade 3/4 rivers, hiking in the snow and even rafted on the last day. There will be more photos and individual reports to come, but for the moment you can enjoy Ben's great video, his report (below) and a couple of choice snaps. Matt, trip organiser Ben: What an amazing trip. The contrast of different rivers was great - from the big rolling waves on the Esera to the bolder fields on the Cinca. Had a impressive hike, the…
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