The Great Big Dirty Bucket List

Mad Adventure Ideas

  • Sail to Australia
  • Visit Litchenstein
  • Visit Machu Picchu
  • Visit New Zealand
  • Walk to all the Lord of the Rings sites in New Zealand in appropriate fancy dress
  • Go to Every Tor on Dartmoor in one go – did it!
  • Mont Blanc Circuit
  • Go to Yosemite and make snow teddies
  • Cycle to Lundy Island dressed as a puffin

 

Mountains:

  • Ben Nevis
  • Snowdon – did it!
  • Helvellyn via Striding Edge – did it!

 

Extreme

  • Abseil Down a Building
  • Volcano (preferably active)
  • Coasteering / Canyoning
  • Cycle 50 Miles in one Day
  • Cycle 100 miles in one day
  • Cycle Coast to Coast (UK)
  • Firewalk
  • Sleep in a Bivvy Bag
  • Fly a Helicopter
  • Glacier Walking – did it!
  • Ice climbing – did it! (Although not convincingly…)
  • Stand up on a surf board
  • Off road driving
  • Paintballing
  • Paragliding
  • Take a tandem around a velodrome
  • Snowboarding
  • Swim with dolphins

 

Lifestyle/Culture

  • Be an Extra in a Film
  • Work on an Archaeological Dig
  • Be a Voice Artist in a Disney Movie
  • Publish a Book
  • Publish a Children’s Novel
  • Do a Headstand
  • Join Mountain Rescue – did it!
  • Live in a Castle

Craft

  • Make a wearable piece of jewellery
  • Make wearable everyday item of clothing (sewing)
  • Make candles
  • Carve a spoon
  • Carve a bowl
  • Snowman in August – did it!
  • Throw a pot on a potter’s wheel

 

Comfort Zone Smashing

  • Speak in front of 50+ people
  • Speak in front of 100+ people