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Of all the thousands of photos that I have, I knew exactly which one I was going to use for this Challenge.

Regulars will know that twice a year, ‘the boys’ get together for a walking weekend.   127 more words


Great Carrs and Greyfriar

It seems to be a recurrent theme, doing walks to take in summits missed on previous walks. This was the case today. When we first decided to complete out first round of Wainwrights, we didn’t set off in a very scientific manner. 516 more words


Day 10, Richmond to Danby Wiske, 25km

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July 31st, 2013
At breakfast, the owner of the B&B recommended that we take a different, more scenic route along the river… We decided that because he was a local, he obviously knew best and surely Wainwright wouldn’t mind if we walked on the opposite side of the river for a couple of miles. 365 more words
Coast To Coast

What is the Coast to Coast?

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Coast To Coast

You are Never too Old to Try Something New

We recently returned home to Maine after completing a Coast to Coast walk/hike across England from St. Bees on the Irish Sea to Robin Hood’s Bay on the North Sea. 472 more words

Wainwright Fells At 50

I’ve set myself the challenge of completing all the 214 Wainwright Fells during my 50s since reaching my half century earlier this year. In the past 10 years or so I’ve completed 59 of the 214 fells so will have to get a move on to complete the rest! 110 more words


Skin and blisters

And so we came to the end.

The final day of our Coast to Coast crossing, with the sun high in the sky, the countryside at its overblown lushest:  fields ripening and a football World Cup injecting carnival into every humdrum corner. 2,433 more words