Dealing with bad conditions, we’ve all been there. Battling against the elements to reach our goals. Sometimes it is best to call it off for another day and sometimes you can push through. The mental and physical battle with the elements can be tough, so how do you deal with bad conditions?

In this blog we have collected some advice from our Scarpa Team on dealing with bad conditions.

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Walking at Night

Unless you wish to enter a state of hibernation, to continue enjoying the hills when the hours of darkness outweigh the hours of daylight, you are going to have to embrace night navigation.

And that doesn’t mean setting out to purposely walk over the hills under head torch – because, how silly is that – you won’t be able to see the amazing views! We’re talking about using a head torch in the morning before the sun rises and at the end of the day when we’re coming off the hill.

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