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Life of a Mountain revisited

Back in January this year, the BBC aired a beautiful hour long documentary, directed by Terry Abrahams, about a year in the life of England’s highest mountain, Scafell Pike, and I watched it and raved about it… 411 more words

The Lake District

Wordless Wednesday - Another Favourite Place

Location :- The old Pack-horse Bridge over Mosedale Beck at Wasdale Head, a place surrounded by Cumbria’s great mountains of Yewbarrow, Kirk Fell, Great Gable and Scafell Pike. 7 more words


Greendale rap and pull

May has become the month of chaos and as sunshine pokes through and after work commitments appear the need for some CanYan becomes even more important. 139 more words


Run come rain or shine

Saturday morning, 0600hrs. The alarm rings, but unlike an office day I’m already wide awake. I’m off to the Lake District for a weekend of running in the hills and camping under the stars. 354 more words


Yewbarrow and Red Pike, 4th May 2015

Pillar continues to elude me, in that I’m not yet ready for it, or at least I have to reconsider how to get to the west side of the Lake District, do big, long walks and get home. 442 more words

Map And Compass

Scafell Pike

The highest mountain in England! This was a good hike and was an upward push the entire way. With the weather ever changing, I didn’t know what to expect and tried to prepare for anything. 560 more words