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Coast to Coast Day 1

Hey Universe.

This week my mum and dad and I are going to walk half of the Coast to Coast. For those who don’t know, the Coast to Coast is a walk created by the British walker, author and general outdoorsy person Alfred Wainwright, and every year thousands of people walk from St. 344 more words

The Modern Day Naturalist

LECK - a day out with Tilley.

Things don’t always work out as planned, today’s walk was one of those.

In the past I have often explored Leck Beck from the village up to Ease Gill and remember the dramatic scenery particularly in Ease Gill Kirk. 522 more words


WHITBARROW SCAR - a day out with Poppy.

My diary records – 22 October 1988. Circuit of Whitbarrow, Chris and Matthew. Glorious day, sunny and warm. 6.5 miles. The weekend before I had been climbing on Castle Rock, Thirlmere, and the next I was off to Morocco, trecking in the Jebel Sahro. 353 more words


June 2017 Wainwright Research Trip

Our recent sample collection at the Eddleston Ranch near Edgerton, Alberta included plenty of sunshine and LOTS of grass. 273 more words


Wainwright walks 34: Sail-ing in Coledale with insomnia (again)

Hills: Causey Pike, Scar Crags, Sail
Wainwrights: 74-76
Who: Me and the mountaineering minion
When: Monday 26 June
Time spent getting to hill: About 15 minutes (bliss!) 1,592 more words