POND LIFE – Outdoor Activities Blog

Beginners Guide to Sea Cliff Climbing

There is something entrancing in defying gravity. When combined with the safety of a deep body of water beneath you and the beauty of a rocky landscape, thrills are guaranteed (and spills are
June 19, 2019

7 Marathons on 7 Continents in 7 Days

British Runner Set a New Time Record in the Annual ‘777’ World Marathon Challenge British runner Susannah Gill has stunned the world by attempting one of the most physically and psychologically
April 19, 2019

British Adventurer Abseils Into Active Volcanos!

Brit defies scorching temperatures to photograph active volcanoes It seems hell is not much of an
March 30, 2019

How Do You Test Superglue? Glue Your Feet to a Hot Air Balloon!

A Russian TV Producer glues his shoes to the underside of a hot air balloon. Attached only by a
March 19, 2019

Shotover River Jet Boating in Queenstown

Our recent trip to Queenstown in the South Island offered one of the highlights of our tour of New
March 17, 2019

Canyon Fox and Swing in Queenstown, New Zealand

For a long time, bungee experiences in Queenstown were dominated by A.J.Hackett. But now, there's a
March 16, 2019

British Surfer Sets Record For Biggest Wave Ever Ridden!

In December, British surfer Tom Butler rode a 100-foot wave at Praia do Norte, in Nazaré, Portugal
March 12, 2019

Best Mountain Biking Helmets for the UK in 2020 (January Update)

Whether you’re the type of mountain biker who likes to rumble along country lanes, or rocket
January 23, 2019

US Explorer Completes 1st Unaided Solo Trek of Antarctica

US explorer Colin O’Brady managed to cross 932 miles of ice-covered ground in 54 days, completing
January 15, 2019

Preparations for Adventurous Road Trips in the UK

It’s fair to say that the options are endless when planning a road trip in the UK. But as any
December 14, 2018