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IMG 7230 11th Feb 2016 Grizzly encounter with top mountaineer at Buxton Adventure Festival

GRIZZLY bear fighting former prison guard turned mountaineer Nick Bullock will recount his worldwide adventures at the Buxton Adventure Festival on 23rd March. As one of the most outspoken climbers of his generation,...

Caherine Destivell Landscape - Beth Wald 1st Feb 2016 World’s most famous female alpinist at Buxton Adventure Festival

THE WORLD’s most famous female alpinist and rock climber Catherine Destivelle will regale an audience with her global adventures at the Buxton Adventure Festival on 24th February 2016. Catherine shot to fame in the mid...