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The Knott

Sunday, 20 April 2014
10.8 miles/17.0km
2810ft/857m ascent

Wainwright #143 & #144

Today’s route was collecting Wainwrights.  We set off in the warm and climbed up towards The Knott.   113 more words


Bowfell & Crinkle Crags

Saturday, 19 April 2014
9.8 miles/15.7km
4450ft/1357m ascent
Trail 100 #33
Wainwright #141 & #142

Our two warm up mountains today were Pike O’Blisco and Cold Pike, before we joined the busy ridge route over Crinkle Crags, including the Bad Step (where we forgot to take any photographs). 35 more words



Friday, 18 April 2014
10.2 miles/16.5km
3260ft/994m ascent
Trail 100 #31 & #32
Wainwright #140

A sunny Good Friday, so the popular routes up Fairfield are heaving – a stready stream walking up the well trodden paths from Grasmere, Ambleside and Patterdale.   75 more words


Gnashing of Teeth for Nationals

Dave Schoenfield is tough but fair in a piece titled “Nationals Can’t Beat the Good Teams.” The Nationals’ 8-0 shutout loss to Adam Wainwright and the Cardinals set him reflecting on how bad they looked in Thursday night’s game: 717 more words


Beda Fell

Wednesday, 16 April 2014
9.7 miles/15.6km
2950ft/899m ascent
Wainwright #137, #138 & #139

Today we thought we deserved a break from ten mile hikes and 3,000 feet ascents.   57 more words


Cross Fell 13th April 2014

There are 2 places called Kirkland within about 40 miles of each other, one is to the west of the M6 and one to the east. 801 more words



Monday, 14 April 2014
11.4 miles/18.3km
2730ft/831m ascent
Wainwright #131, #132, #133, #134 & #135

Windier than expected, but lots of sunshine later on.  Long circular walk with fabulous views to High Street, Blencathra and Helvellyn.   14 more words