European Alps Romp Update

Before my Europe flying and hiking adventure I joked to some friends about walking (not flying) most of the way through Europe. I didn’t really think it would happen but it has, pretty much. The aim was to fly the Alps from near nice to Bled in Slovina. After traveling 280km unsupported, on foot or... Continue Reading →

European Alps Romp

I am off on a little flying and camping mission in the European Alps with my mate Oli. We have just left Nice on a train bound for Saint-André-les-Alpes. The plan was to start from the Col de Bleine but strong high winds has forced us into the choo choo train. Toot toot. You can... Continue Reading →

Tips for paragliding in Bir, India

Paragliding in Bir is a magical experience. The reliability of the weather and varied terrain make this a world class site. Pilots can bite off as much as they can chew. Low airtime pilots can cruise the front range fine tuning their thermalling while more experienced pilots can explore the back range where on a... Continue Reading →

Welcome to Richie’s Adventures

Welcome my friend. For those who don't know me my name is Richard Binstead (people call me Rich) and I enjoy the outdoor adventure life - paragliding, rock climbing, camping, mountain biking, trout fishing... anything to avoid real work really. I have been meaning to write a blog for many years but I got distracted.... Continue Reading →

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