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Wordpress Photo Challenge: Pedestrian

A Pedestrian Bridge for Pedestrian Times

This ancient Packhorse bridge at Wasdale Head, Cumbria, UK, dates back at least 200 years but may be older as there has been a church established here (St Olaf’s) since Saxon times. 48 more words


Just Hiked up Englands Tallest Mountain for me Bday!

This was mine n Frostys last of the 3 peak challenge. Staying on a pub carpark, surrounded by mountains, got a soggy foot helping Ang in the rapids, walked on the summit made of balanced rocks, heard mountain scary winds at 2am, oh and tested me pee bottle out for the first time ;) (read more)

Summer tour 2017

And so, with August almost upon us and plenty of requests for our gig list Band Toucan will be playing at the following venues:

We'd 2nd Aout – Twisted DoE… 66 more words


Summer Fairy Tale

All my friends know that I love the Lake District and I go walking and camping there way too often. But I have a big regret: I have so far never had any opportunity to take pretty pictures of either myself or any models against the stunning backdrop. 479 more words


Wasdale - Lake District 2017

I visited Wasdale last week, so officially, I have seen the highest mountain and the deepest lake, and I have seen all the lakes in the Lake District. 1,038 more words



A short break from watching my DoE group toil up to Windy Gap from Black Sail YH to nip across Great Gable and spend a moment’s reflection looking down on Wasdale, a perfect valley.

Lake District

Three Little Words

This was new territory for me.  I’d never before failed to finish a race, either through injury or from missing cut-off times.  Yes I’d come close – nearly withdrawing from the Edinburgh-North Berwick road race after 14 miles, and almost not reaching the checkpoints in early attempts at longer fell races.  1,068 more words