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This was inspired by the Corpse Road between Rydal and Grasmere in the English Lake District.   It has now been sanitised into “The Coffin Trail”, and can still be walked across the hills.    184 more words

Poetry, Verse And Euphonic Writing

An American Tourist Guide To England

Having just returned from a 3 weeks packaged holiday in USA, travelling West-East from San Francisco to New York, we have become acutely aware of how much we are all often in the hands of the tour operators to decide where we go and what we see. 1,756 more words

Travel Tips

Visit to Grasmere

Another ‘mere’ to cross off my list is Grasmere.  We started from White Moss Car Park. We walked right around the lake, stopping at Grasmere Garden Village for afternoonsies.   41 more words

40 Before 40

A walk through the Vale of Grasmere to Rydal Water

The Vale of Grasmere and nearby Rydal Water are two of the most picturesque places in the Lake District, itself famous for its picturesque landscapes. Grasmere, though, is more than just beautiful views to me. 669 more words


Fred Whitton Challenge 2017

So did Fred treat me nicely?  We were presented with a sunny warm day with little wind but it was not Fred I had to worry about. 917 more words


Goldilocks walks in the Langdale Valley including April's #mountainofthemonth: Bowfell

When deciding where to walk a lot of factors have to be taken into account; how much time have you got? How much energy have you (and your party) got? 641 more words