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CWW: Beside the Lake

Follow the lane as it wends its way through craggy hills, sodden earth beneath your feet and deep waters at your side. With each step feel your cares tumble loose, descending like scree into the lake’s inky depths. 70 more words

Photography

A cautionary tale ...

I was asked for a picture of someone sampling diatoms to include in a presentation this week and dug out the image above, one of my favourites, taken by my son Edward when he joined me on a sampling trip to the Lake District some years ago.   885 more words

Drawings!

Some more drawings. I’m going through the fifth portfolio with most of the A2 size drawings recorded now!

This is Wastwater.

Southport Parish Chuch with what looks like Woolworths in the background so obviously not a recent drawing! 29 more words

My Artwork

The Yellow Line

The installation of the yellow line in Wasdale, running from the Wasdale Oak all the way into Wastwater (a steep slope of almost 120 metres) has been a long time in the planning: 481 more words

Poetry

The Lake District

A trip before the trip

Last week we headed off to the lakes for a few days, some good preparation for next week’s travels and to celebrate Sera’s cousin Laura’s wedding. 205 more words

Vanlife

The Lake District: Wasdale

Keen to try out our new tent, and with Friday off work, we decided to head up to the Lake District for a long weekend. The plan was to head over to Wasdale and complete a walk around Wastwater taking in Illgill Head and Whin Rigg with an overnight stay at the National Trust campsite before heading over to Coniston where would wild camp in the fells. 1,684 more words