The Ethical Adventure Expedition Base Camp
Expedition progress, challenge updates and tales from the road, plus, details from our biking, hiking, swimming and climbing adventures so you can experience them yourself!
“For us to refer to nature as a separate entity… shows how far we’ve removed ourselves from it”
Dervla Murphy, Full Tilt
Boy did this quote leave an impression on us, setting the foundations for our Ethical Adventure Expedition.
This is a completely sustainable adventure, using only human-powered movements to explore every landscape from every perspective. A journey to connect with our surroundings and completely embrace the wonders provided to us by the natural world.
What: cycling 6,500+ miles from England to India and biking, hiking, swimming and climbing in every country along the way.
When: with 1,000 miles down, the next leg continues in April 2020.
How: life in our panniers, two plant-powered pedallers cycling from adventure to adventure, country to country.
Where: 12+ countries through Europe, Central Asia and the Middle East.
Who: us two (Josh and Sarah) accompanied by our noble steads, Betty and Roger.
Why: find out why and more expedition details here!
12 months and 1,000 miles later here are some of our highlights in photos Just over a whole year has passed since we first left UK soil cycling towards India. There’s been a whole bunch of adventures and misadventures in between that time so we thought now would be the ideal moment for some
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Are ethical adventures really so important? Life is best when you embrace your surroundings and turn it into an adventure. Even better than that, an ethical adventure. Fill your days with as many new experiences as possible in the natural world, all the while you can fall for a new hobby, become part of