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Great Lakeland 3 Day 2016 #GL3D - Day 1

The Lakes really are a special place any day, anytime, in any weather… well, almost? Today though, the 2016 GL3D was treated to ‘one of those days!’ 518 more words

Dove Cottage 

I have driven past Wordsworth’s home Dove Cottage in Grasmere thousands of times. Wordsworth is synonymous with Grasmere. He is probably Britains best loved and famous poet. 202 more words


Row row row your boat

When we were out with Chris the previous weekend at Allan Bank, she said you must get a rowing boat out on Grasmere. So we did. 162 more words


Week Commencing 18/04/16

An update: I have decided to put the BGR to one side and focus on racing, at least for this year. I really haven’t found out my full capabilities yet, and need to get some longer races and runs under my belt before knowing if it’s something I can do. 96 more words


Dunmail Raise cycle path

Grasmere via Dunmail Raise from Castlerigg Stone circle

Distance 28 miles

Height gain 2598

A stunning beautiful ride on a Bluebird day. Heading down to St John in the valley, a lovely meander beside Glendamakin beck with Spring Lambs bouncing about in the fresh green grass. 154 more words


Allan Bank

I have been to Allan Bank in Grasmere lots of times. Today’s visit involved spotting a Calvert Trust Herdy called Hethrington and coffee with Chris. … 285 more words


Grasmere - Wordsworth's Museum and Dove Cottage

Wordsworth lived here at Dove Cottage (1799-1808) in Town End, Grasmere.  In Town End, there is a museum where you can buy rare books by William Wordsworth, Dorothy Wordsworth and many more poets.   378 more words

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