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Boundaries (3 photos)

My photos for this week’s challenge  Boundaries were taken on a walk along the coast.  The first one shows how the sandstone rocks are being undercut at the boundary between water and land. 61 more words


Aurora in Cumbria!

After many unsuccessful attempts to view and photograph the Aurora (Northern Lights), I was quite excited to discover that the recent solar storm had created a beautiful green curtain of shimmering light to the north of Cockermouth.  86 more words

Lake District

A Short Walk from St Bees

We hadn’t really intended to do much of a walk at all – just a gentle stroll up on to St

Bees Head from St Bees itself, the start of Wainwright’s Coast to Coast Walk – reputedly now the most popular long-distance walk in Britain. 311 more words

Lake District National Park, Cumbria, England

The Lake District National Park is in the northwest corner of England, in the county of Cumbria. We’ve mountains, valleys, villages, towns, coastline and of course lakes! 392 more words

Great Outdoor

A Review: Low Wray Campsite

Moss Eccles Tarn, close to Near Sawrey.

This National Trust Campsite in Cumbria has something for all the family.

We arrived at Low Wray in the pouring rain, spent three nights there, and left… in the pouring rain! 329 more words


Mustelids in Cumbria

So after researching this subject for awhile we get the full monty of the entire Mustelid range present in England up here. Which is pretty fucking epic and really bad at the same time. 517 more words