Ooooooooooh ...CON-TRO-VER-SIAL. Well, a report commissioned by Belfast City Council has recently recommended a total ban on mountain bikes on Cave Hill but in classic Northern Ireland style when the proposal came before the People and Communities Committee this week, a decision couldn’t be reached. So again, in classic Northern Ireland style, tensions are mounting … Continue reading Should mountain bikes be banned from Cave Hill?
My earliest memory is fear. It has dominated my emotional landscape ever since I can remember but after falling in love with skiing nearly 20 years ago I decided that every subsequent winter I would use my mountain time to try and overcome one particular manifestation, Acrophobia — the fear of heights. My experiences, although rooted in … Continue reading Hints & Tips for Nervous Skiers