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iPod / MP3

Re: iPod / MP3

Postby HelenO » Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:09 pm

I often listen to a talking book (MP3 borrowed from my local library) when walking on my own, especially when on my own and if there is no visibility or a long walk out from a hill
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Re: iPod / MP3

Postby flipside » Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:21 pm

sometimes, when in bad weather or on long routes,
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Re: iPod / MP3

Postby AJNicholls » Sat Jun 15, 2013 11:07 pm

My main reason for not listening to music when walking is that if someone is in trouble I want to be able to hear their whistle. Not that I've had to run to anyone's aid yet, but I'd hate to walk straight past an emergency because I'm unaware of it.
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Re: iPod / MP3

Postby sloosh » Sun Jun 16, 2013 11:22 am

I tend to listen to some choons on the way back after I've done the grafting.
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Re: iPod / MP3

Postby Backpacker » Sun Jun 16, 2013 11:52 am

I tried it once and couldn't take to it so my ipod went back in my pocket. Prefer the feeling of solitude you get when you're out

Mind you thrash metal probably isn't walking music :lol: :lol:
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Re: iPod / MP3

Postby Michael Thomson » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:53 pm

Podcasts and audio books are handy on long winter camps.
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