Matt Cook

Based near the South Coast, Matt can often be founds hiking around the South Downs with his wife Amy and dog Jake.

Best hikes to-date include the Lake District, the French Alps, the High Atlas mountains in Morocco, and the Cross-Island Trek in the Cook Islands.

Bucket list routes:

Mont Blanc
Snowman Trek
Mera Peak

Author's Posts

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Alex Honnold became the first climber to free solo Yosemite’s 3,000-foot El Capitan wall. Anyone who knows anything about Yosemite’s El Capitan or –
In the ultimate display of strength, courage and refusal to give up, double amputee summits Everest. Almost 43 years after losing both of his feet scaling