I’m Alex. I have an insatiable appetite for adventure and the mountains. Whether it’s climbing Munros in winter, running ridges in the warmer months or setting out on a wild camping expedition, I am happiest in the high places.
Based in Bristol, I regularly travel to the mountainous regions of the UK and beyond. I am a qualified mountain leader, president of the London Mountaineering Club, a keen skyrunner, avid hillwalker and aspiring alpinist. Born in Cumbria, I call the fells of the Lake District home, though I am at least equally happy in North Wales, the Highlands and the Alps.
I’ve worked hard to make this passion my livelihood. I write high quality features, firsthand route guides and buying advice for a range of platforms and brands, as well as creating engaging social media content. I have ambitions to put my mountain leader qualification to use and introduce people to the places I love. I'm also working towards the winter mountain leader qualification.
If you are interested in my services, see the contact form at the bottom of this page.
"Alex is a dream to work with. His depth and breadth of knowledge, combined with his almost incomparable passion for the outdoors, mean that every article he delivers is of the very highest quality - and a delight to read. His professionalism, in-depth knowledge of the workings of SEO, and ability to engage, inform, and inspire his audience have made him our go-to writer for anything in the outdoors niche, whether it be hiking, camping, mountaineering, or trail running."
Kieran Cunningham - fromer Editor, advnture.com
"With Alex's passion for and knowledge of the outdoors, combined with being a talented copywriter, I knew would make him a perfect match for my recent project – to create SEO-optimized hiking guides for the UK market. And he's not disappointed: His copy is as much practical and factual as it is insightful and inspiring, not an easy balance to strike! He has also been a pleasure to work with and I'm looking forward to more project work with him soon!"
Magdalena Schoerner - Managing Editor, komoot
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