The enchanting Wasdale and its resident lake, Wastwater, apparently the deepest lake in England, at 79 metres…
Could almost believe that this photo had been taken somewhere in Iceland! 34 more words
BBC4’s Wednesday night documentary about Scafell Pike, Britain’s highest mountain, came with favourable previews, although I’d have raced home from work to catch it if it had been promised to be a load of old boots, because there just aren’t enough television programmes about the Lake District. 878 more words
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A triathlon to be staged in the Lake District this summer looks set to be the world’s toughest ultimate race.
The Wasdale X is a full distance extreme event with a total distance of 140 miles (226km) and a record-breaking 16,994 ft (5,180m) of ascent – more than comparable events anywhere in the world. 293 more words