Wednesday 4th Sept – More Wainwrights ticked off


So my Wainwright obsession continues!
Living in the lakes affords me the luxury to get out in the hills when the weather is good. As a friend said, there is something decadent about being out on the hills when everyone has gone home.

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Saturday 31st August -Raven crag and beyond…


It’s been a busy week of walking, living in the lakes you have to take advantage when you can. So with a window of opportunity on Saturday afternoon, decided to do Raven Crag, High Tove and Armboth fell.Continue reading “Saturday 31st August -Raven crag and beyond…”

The final 4 Wainwrights in the Northern fells

Another twitteratti walk, this time taking in our final 4 Wainwrights to finish the Northern fells. After a conversation on Twitter,Mike and his girlfriend Jennifer were going to join us with the promise of brownies. That is the good thing about twitter, like minded people coming together.Continue reading “The final 4 Wainwrights in the Northern fells”

Post beer festival Twitteratti walk 21st July


Having just flown back from Ibiza was definitely itching to get back into the fells. With more birthday celebrations and a tweet up at the Beer festival in Staveley the previous night, decided on a more leisurely meet time of 11am.

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Completing number 8 off my 40 at 40 list – climb Snowdon

So having previously climbed Scafell pike and Ben Nevis, Snowdon was there to be conquered. So decided before our holiday to Ibiza, we would do this and then had the crazy idea to do all 3 peaks over 3 days.

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Wainwright number 76 – Souther Fell

With my first wild camp having quite literally a rain check and Dave having completed the Great North swim, hadn’t planned any walks. So the weather was looking not too bad so decided to tick off Souther Fell. Completed quite alot of the neighbouring wainwrights on our first Twitter walk.
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Walla crag after work – June 5th 2013

Found ourselves with a free evening after plans changed, as we were still lucky enough to have good weather, thought we could squeeze in another evening walk. Sent a tweet out and despite the lack of brownies, Bruce and Gary joined us for the walk up Walla Crag.Continue reading “Walla crag after work – June 5th 2013”