Author: Peter Williams

Mountain biking is a great physical outdoor activity you can share with your kids. In a way, it's also educational since you can teach your son or daughter lessons about nature and survival. However, things can go awry while you're out biking with kids. To...

The salty ocean may be filled with different sea creatures just waiting to be captured, but there’s also great excitement to be found in freshwater fishing. In fact, some fish species can only be found in freshwater. If you’re not used to this type of...

If you are like me, you will have probably built up a decent collection of fishing lures over the years. I consider all my lures a worthwhile investment. However, as your collection grows, it is worth making sure you look after them. Lures need proper...

In fishing, myths and luck are not always going to help you catch fish. Having the right gear is not the be all and end all either. Having the right lures for the fish you are fishing for is a good start, but you need...

As a newbie starting out, I was bombarded with mountain biking advice from all sides. I found it to be a very welcoming community, with many people eager to share their experience. Although everyone meant well, unfortunately not all mountain biking advice you receive should...

Mixing your love for mountain biking with the love you have for your family isn't always easy. There is no guarantee that they will like it. Then you have the issue of managing three or four people's gear as well as your own. But it...

As a kid, maybe around 5 or 6 years of age, my father used to get us to hunt for worms in the garden the night before a fishing trip. I would spend many a damp afternoon burrowing through the dark brown mud looking for...

In Australia, we are fortunate in that our winters are mild and most areas don't have to face bitter cold months. However, that doesn't mean we are exempt from winter and don't need to make preparations for winter on our boats. Part of the battle...

When you think of comfortable places to hit the trails, you don’t immediately think of Alice Springs. In the scorching centre of the country, at least a day’s drive from anywhere, Alice Springs is often overlooked as a mountain biking destination. But after a recent...

When the conditions get moist out on trails, mountain biking gets tricky. It certainly isn’t for everyone, but personally, I can’t get enough of it. I worked in Scotland for a few years after finishing university and the trails over there get some pretty heavy...