Whiteburn's Wanderings

One man's wanderings backpacking around Scotland plus the odd digression

Tag Archives: Pyrenees

HRP Pocket Guide Nov 2019 Update

Well once again thanks to all who have expended the time & effort to put forward suggestions for the latest revision to the HRP Pocket Guide. It’s now complete for … Continue reading

November 30, 2019 · 3 Comments

HRP Pocket Guide East to West

After being asked a few times if I’d done an East to West pocket guide, well I’ve finally succumbed………I thought it would be easy…….switch the text, turn the headings 180 … Continue reading

May 10, 2019 · 4 Comments

HRP Pocket Guide Rev 1

Well it’s taken me a time to finally get around to it but the first revision of the original HRP Pocket Guide is now complete. Nothing significant has changed but … Continue reading

December 28, 2018 · 10 Comments

The HRP – a Pocket Guide

Why produce a guide to the Haute Route Pyrenees (HRP)? Well, I had various reasons: • The Cicerone Joosten guide is heavy, not waterproof, has a significant extraneous information, a … Continue reading

June 4, 2018 · 26 Comments

A Pyrenean Wander – Part 2

In Part 1 I covered my journey west from L’Hospitalet Pres L’Andorre to Luz Saint Sauveur, mainly following the GR10. After 3 weeks on the trail, which seemed to me … Continue reading

August 30, 2017 · 6 Comments

A Pyrenean Wander – Part 1

I started out planning a gentle jaunt along the Pyrenees from Candanchu to Puigcerda exploring some of the trails I’d not traversed previously & taking around 4 weeks, the plan … Continue reading

August 21, 2017 · 4 Comments

HRP Revisited

The plan: 4 weeks in the Pyrenees taking in the bits of the HRP that I’d missed out on my 2014 HRP trip due to the amount of snow in … Continue reading

August 18, 2016 · 13 Comments

A bit of GR11 slackpacking

Arrived back in the UK a week ago having spent 5½ weeks ambling in the Pyrenees primarily along the GR11.  Originally I looked at a shorter trip, ~4 weeks, finishing … Continue reading

August 23, 2015 · 15 Comments

HRP Gear & Stuff

As I mentioned in my  HRP Post I thought a review of the gear used on the trip, together with a few other musing, was worthwhile. The HRP at 5 – … Continue reading

September 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Haute Route Pyrenees (HRP)

Firstly, I had no plan to do the HRP; I had half an idea to have a backpacking trip to the Pyrenees in 2014 but no real plan of what … Continue reading

August 29, 2014 · 29 Comments