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Third Generation Wainwright

Earlier this year, without fanfare or review, except perhaps in places I tend not to visit, Frances Lincoln Ltd published the first in a new Edition – the Third – of the… 1,773 more words


Wow, WOW, WoW, wOW Wainwright!

I should have known we were in for a special treat on the drive from Lloydminster to Wainwright.  We stayed off Highway 16 choosing the country roads around Highway 14 and were rewarded with a drive through undulating hills of verdant pageantry.  890 more words

Rotary Clubs

Bannerdale Crags, Mungrisdale Common and Souther Fell, 26th July 2015

Today’s walk plan was to knock off some Wainwrights at the back of Blencathra.

I parked up in Mungrisdale on the road verge after an easy journey of 2.5 hours without stopping for coffee. 408 more words

Map And Compass

Days 13-16: Going home

Friday, July 23- Monday, July 26, 2010

Originally the tour was supposed to be 13 days and on Day 13 I would arrive back home in the Battlefords. 512 more words


Walk 99: getting ready as I'll ever be

Hot on the heels of my last walk a week ago, walk 98, I headed for Coniston again. Walk 99 took in the three new summits of… 125 more words

Coast to Coast - Day by Day

If you have been following my posts, you will know that I recently walked the Wainwright Coast to Coast Path, a 200 mile route across the north of England. 1,041 more words


Walking the Coniston Coppermines

On a sultry day a couple of weeks ago, we walked up from Coniston to the Coppermines Valley, under the shadow of Coniston Old Man itself. 420 more words