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Wainwright says water supply 'no longer at critical levels,' drops state of emergency

The east-central town of Wainwright, Alta. has dropped a local state of emergency it implemented last week after it said a “disruption in the supply of water” to the town reservoir resulted in reduced water supply. 146 more words

Canada

Wainwright, Alta. declares state of local emergency due to water shortage

The town of Wainwright declared a state of local emergency Friday because of reduced reservoir levels.

Residents of the east-central Alberta town were asked to limit their water use Thursday as crews investigate a “disruption in the supply of water” to the town reservoir. 179 more words

Canada

Haystacks

I love the Spring. It’s by far my favourite season. In recent years, we have enjoyed some of the best weather in April and May. So what better on a Saturday than to head out into the Lake District with camera bag packed, and take some photographs. 773 more words

Buttermere

Lingmoor Fell & Stone Arthur

Saturday, 15 April 2017
1.62 miles/2.6 km and 2.98 miles/4.8 km
843 ft/257 m ascent and 1,335 ft/407 m ascent
1 hour 7 minutes and 1 hour 31 minutes 
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Hiking

Langdale Pikes from Grasmere

Sunday, 9 April 2017
12.55 miles/20.2 km
2,867 ft/874 m ascent
6 hours 32 minutes

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Early morning start from Grasmere. Accompanied by a trio from the Isle of Man who were looking for the route to Stonethwaite – we took them as far as the bridge over Far Easedale Gill. 159 more words

Hiking

Loughrigg Fell

Saturday, 8 April 2017
3.85 miles/6.2 km
928 ft/283 m ascent
1 hours 33 minutes

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Short walk for a late Saturday afternoon.   66 more words

Hiking

Kentmere Horseshoe

Sunday, 2 April 2017
15.41 miles/24.8 km
4,019 ft/1,225 m ascent
6 hours 54 minutes

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Early morning start from Kentmere, taking the last parking space by the church. 121 more words

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