Archive for May, 2010

Rohan Stories

The road less travelled – No Regrets

The road less travelled – No Regrets

Despatch 31.05.10 – If there was any disappointment from our failure to climb a peak in the Kading Kangri massif it was soon dispelled. The last two days have reminded me that this trip was as much about getting off the beaten track and finding the real Tibet as climbing. […]

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Rohan Outdoor Clothing, Rohan Reviews

Rohan Cool Silver Trunks Review

Rohan Cool Silver Trunks Review

Rohan Customer Review from Rohantime Forum Bouquet: Men’s Cool Silver Trunks “I bought a few pairs of the predecessors to the Cool Silver Trunks for an operational tour to Afghanistan. I then bought a couple of pairs of Cool Silver Trunks so the only underwear I’ve used for the past […]

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Rohan Stories

The road less travelled – ABC

The road less travelled – ABC

Despatch 29.05.10 – The mountain gods have a formidable sense of humour. Yesterday we returned to our advanced base camp with some more gear and food and settled in for the night. The morning was clear and we were moving by 8.30 in the morning, good going for Tibet which […]

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Rohan News

Sneak Preview New Rohan Shops

Sneak Preview New Rohan Shops

Sneak Preview Two New Rohan Shops Opening Soon Hay: Saturday 29th May 23 Castle Street Hay on Wye Herefordshire HR3 5DF Worcester: Saturday 5th June 52 Broad Street Worcester WR1 3LR Contact details and location of your nearest Rohan Shop Bank Holiday Opening Times of all Rohan Shops

28/05/2010 × 0 comments

Rohan Kit Lists, Rohan News

The Three Peaks Challenge

The Three Peaks Challenge

Scaling the highest peaks in England, Scotland and Wales to raise funds for two Island charities was the challenge that the eight strong team from the Jersey Everning Post and Channel 103 set themselves. This is their story of The Three Peaks Challenge. Rohan donated some outdoor clothing to ensure […]

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Rohan News

Rohan at the Surrey County Show

Rohan at the Surrey County Show

The Rohan Guildford shop will be flying the flag for Rohan with a display stand at the Surrey County Show on the Bank Holiday Monday 31st May Stoke Park, Guildford, bringing the best of the countryside right to the heart of the town Phil  – Rohan Guildford Manager told us… […]

28/05/2010 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

The road less travelled – 5400m

The road less travelled – 5400m

Despatch 27.05.10 – Exploring is really all about exploring your own limitations. The fact that today we made good use of trails left by yaks and yak herders to get underneath the mountains we’re taking a look at shows that exploration only means new to you. Most places, it turns […]

27/05/2010 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

The road less travelled – Base Camp

The road less travelled – Base Camp

Mountain exploration is such fun. After I’d sent yesterday’s blog, a nomad arrived in camp who told us there was a road through the hills east of the Kading Kangri range to the route we’d seen on Google Earth that might bring us round to the west of our mountains. […]

26/05/2010 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

The road less travelled – Taro Tso

The road less travelled – Taro Tso

Despatch 25.05.10 – I’ve never ascended so fast to sleep at 4800m before and I can’t recommend it. All three of us were nursing headaches after a night of broken sleep. Prem showed his displeasure by banging round the kitchen tent while making porridge. But if the day didn’t start […]

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