Category Archives: 2. Lake District

#320 – ‘Mist’ – a dog in a million!

For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in to a new window, then exit that window to go back – go on, it really does work! After the previous blog post was published (see post … Continue reading

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#317 – Gowbarrow and Aira Force in the English Lake District

For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in to a new window, then exit that window to go back – go on, it really does work! It was mid-February 2022, and we were looking at … Continue reading

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#316 – Helm Crag and Far Easedale

For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in to a new window, then exit that window to go back – go on, it really does work! “The journey of a thousand miles, starts with a … Continue reading

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#305 – Wet Sleddale – something in the air?

For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in to a new window, then exit that window to go back – go on, it really does work! During our trips to and from Scotland, one location … Continue reading

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#279 – Walla Crag, (nearly but not quite) Bleaberry Fell and Derwent Water

(For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in, then use your browser return arrow to go back – go on, it really does work!) Spring 2020 in the UK will be remembered by many for … Continue reading

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#278 – Castlerigg Stone Circle (and other things!)

July 2020, and the Covid-19 lockdown restrictions were finally lifted in Wales (see post #277). Our neighbours over the border had been travelling to mountain areas in England for a couple of weeks now and it was time to join … Continue reading

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#263 – Coniston Old Man (via Levers Water) and Dow Crag

(Left click images to zoom in, use browser return arrow to go back) Over the years, I’ve frequently returned to the Coniston Hills in the Lake District.   I’ve posted a few of the more recent trips in this blog (see … Continue reading

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#251 – Lake District bothies Part 2 – Mosedale Cottage

(Left click images to zoom in, use browser return arrow to go back) The walk out to Dubbs Hut and Warnscale bothies (see post #250) had filled a day in nicely, so we decided to round off our May Lakes … Continue reading

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#250 – Lake District bothies Part 1 – Dubbs Hut and Warnscale

(Left click images to zoom in, use browser return arrow to go back) The May 2018 trip to Scotland was drawing to a close.   Our outing to Invermallie Bothy and Achnacarry (see post #249) had been in damp, mizzly … Continue reading

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#237 – It’s a dog’s life!

Woof woof!! – it’s that time of year again where I sneak up to the Boss’s computer thingy and write my own blog – I definitely do a better job than him! We didn’t get to play in the snow … Continue reading

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