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Pre-trip meets - walk in the Cotswolds
Join us for a walk in the Cotswolds.
If you have booked a holiday with Mountain Kingdoms for 2019/20, you can join us at one of our popular pre-trip meets. They are a great way to meet fellow travellers and some of the Mountain Kingdoms team, and to ask any questions you may have about your holiday. Dates for our 2019 meets are:
- Saturday 2nd March
- Saturday 3rd August
- Saturday 7th September
We organise a 9/10 mile walk in the Cotswolds, ending with refreshments and a presentation. Full details of how to book your place(s) will be sent with your Dossier once you have booked your holiday with us.
Forthcoming speakers at Wilderness Lectures
Mountain Kingdoms is pleased to support Wilderness Lectures, a series of audio/visual presentations in Bristol, all with the theme of worldwide adventure, travel and exploration. All of the presenters are widely travelled explorers, mountaineers and well known adventurers. Come along and be inspired!
The next season for Wilderness Lectures is set to commence on the 3rd October 2018.
As usual there is a great line up of various well known explorers, mountaineers, travel writers, cameramen, TV personalities, and generally anyone who has an epic story to tell and wants to share their passion for the wilderness with like-minded people.
Here is the full line up of speakers:
- 03 Oct 18 - Riding High in South America by Anna McNuff
- 17 Oct 18 - Journeys in a Biplane – Following the Female Pioneers of the Air by Tracey Curtis-Taylor
- 31 Oct 18 - Flight of the Swans by Sacha Dench
- 14 Nov 18 - Eye Below the Ice by Doug Allan
- 28 Nov 18 - The 100 Days of Darien by Colonel John Blashford-Snell OBE
- 12 Dec 18 - AWARD WINNER - Return to Pena Colorada by Connor Roe
- 09 Jan 19 - The Adventure Game - More Tall Tales from Filming the Extreme by Keith Partridge
- 23 Jan 19 - TBC - Guy Grieve
- 06 Feb 19 - The Gift of Experiences - Breaking the World Record Solo, Rowing the Atlantic (and more) by Kiko Matthews
- 20 Feb 19 - Bonington: Mountaineer by Sir Chris Bonington, CVO CBE DL
- 06 Mar 19 - Passion 8,000 - Dream of a Lifetime by Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner
- 20 Mar 19 - My Mountain Life by Simon Yates
- 03 April 19 - To Eritrea and Ethiopia - Retracing a Victorian Expedition by John Pilkington
For tickets and further information including a detailed synopsis for each lecture please see the Wilderness Lectures website.