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Storm Devastation

A couple of days ago, the outline news of the storm that has caused so much destruction and devastation to my beloved Cumbria prompted me to write a post that reminisced about those of my experiences of being caught in rain on the fells that I haven’t already spoken of previously on this blog. 552 more words


The Grand Tour of the Lakes: Stage Four: North to East

The final stage of the Grand Tour is the simplest and easiest, which is always the most befitting for the homeward run. Basically, it’s the Keswick-Ambleside road, with a single possible variant along the way. 849 more words

The Lake District

30 Days Wild - Ospreys of Bassenthwaite Lake

I spent today in the Lake District near Bassenthwaite Lake, on a “Volunteers Day”. Unfortunately my camera wasn’t working (for some reason it’s been playing up since getting new batteries this morning) but I still had the camera on my phone as well as a camera one of the volunteers very kindly lent me. 296 more words