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Wainwright Walks 4: One shade of grey on Skiddaw

Hills: Skiddaw, Skiddaw Little Man
Wainwrights (hills listed in AW’s Lakeland Fells guides): Ditto
Hewitts (hills in England and Wales in excess of 2000ft): Ditto… 953 more words

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Wainwright under boil water advisory

EDMONTON – A boil-water advisory was issued Tuesday afternoon for Canadian Forces Base Wainwright and the adjacent town. The advisory is a precaution due to increased turbidity levels, along with a structural defect at the water treatment plant on the central Alberta military base. 217 more words


Wainwright Walks 3: Crinkle Crags

Hills: Pike o’Blisco, Crinkle Crags
Wainwrights: (hills listed in AW’s Lakeland Fells guides): Ditto
Hewitts: (hills in England and Wales over 2000ft): Ditto… 1,386 more words

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Wainwright Walks 2: Catbells Classic

Hills: Catbells, Maiden Moor
Date: Sunday 14 March 2010
Weather: A bit windy, otherwise good
Who: Self, Stuart (my husband) and friends… 1,325 more words

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Sunday on the Dodds

Height in a fell is not always what it’s cracked up to be. For every additional foot above sea level that a summit boasts, there’s an assumption that the task of getting there becomes more demanding, requires greater effort, and will be proportionately more satisfying. 1,355 more words

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Life after the 214

People have asked since I completed the Wainwrights, what next? What are you going to do now? What were your favourites? 717 more words


The final one

I could hardly believe that the day had arrived to complete our round of the Wainwrights. For those of you who don’t know what the “Wainwrights” are, they’re a group of 214 Lakeland mountain summits. 942 more words