So typical weather for the 1st July….you would think it was November. Decided to head to Yorkshire in the hope of finding better weather. The journey over and the weather was not looking great but had decided to do the “classsic” Malham cove walk.
Back from my holidays and paying for an extra suitcase to bring sunshine back to blighty certainly worked. The weather has been amazing and perfect for preserving my tan.
Isn’t Twitter brilliant!! After lots of tweets between like minded walker types, it was decided we would sort a Tweet up scale a mountain meet. Ray sorted the route and as apparently I like tweeting, I sent out an invitation to the masses.
Well after quite a good week weather wise, we were optimistic that it would continue. We were wrong. Friends down at Milnthorpe had invited us down for a walk and roast dinner.
See the full gallery on Posterous Another gorgeous day in the lakes, part of my New Years resolution was to get out on the hills more and so far so good! It was decided that The Old Man of Coniston was this weeks destination. I had not done this walk for 10 plus years. Where … More Old man of Coniston walk 19th April
See the full gallery on Posterous Having had a friend to stay and a heavy night at Hawkshead beer festival, after dropping said friend at station wanted to do something with the afternoon. So drove to Grange for a walk along the prom!! We were the youngest by about 30 years!! Someone said you age … More Grange Sunday 25th March
See the full gallery on Posterous Well Sunday again and the weather was not as good as forecasted! Looked a bit dreary up the lakes so thought would head down to Arnside. Not been up Arnside Knott for about 18 years! It is such a nice walk and didn’t really appreciate how large the Morecambe … More Arnside knott
See the full gallery on Posterous See the full gallery on Posterous See the full gallery on Posterous As part of my New Years resolution was to get out on the hills and this week we decided to tackle Crinkle Crags.It has been a long time since I had been up this mighty set of … More Crinkle Crags and beyond
See the full gallery on Posterous It’s great having a Monday off, lie in. Met up with friends Ben, Tracey and their daughter Millie. Not done the walk round Tarn Hows for a long time and had forgotten how lovely it was. The ice and snow had melted slightly making it a bit easier to … More Tarn Hows Monday 13th Feb