It was the penultimate day! And the first day that John cracked open his bottle of suncream. All of us tramping with him lathered some liberally on our arms as hey, it was a short sleeves day! 796 more words
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We went to the pub today. It was only 11 odd miles away so just enough to work up a thirst.
The Lion Inn sitting atop Blakey Ridge is the only habitable building for a few miles. 505 more words
The Coast to Coast Challenge
Given I basically haven’t travelled in the past 20 years except to Saskatchewan, Vancouver, and Victoria, trying to organize and actually follow through with two trips to the US for something as frivolous as running was truly insane – and very much needed. 550 more words
Well who would have thunk I’d be craving a hill but it really did feel good after yesterday’s interminable monotony.
Our route today, after Beacon Hill with its radio station, … 424 more words
We should have actually done a mile less today because we were staying at the top of Richmond and could cut across. So that 23 miles should have been 22. 792 more words
‘And did those feet in ancient time, walk upon England’s mountains green’.
I’m not quite sure for which part of our green and pleasant land ‘Jerusalem’ was written for but the amazing scenery this weekend often evoked thoughts of the poem. 718 more words