Tag Archives: hillwalking

#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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#236 – Foel Fras from Aber (with a short wander in the dark)

There have been many distractions in 2017 keeping me from the hills and mountains of North Wales, the main ones being the hills and mountains of the Scotland and the Lake District.    When the opportunity for a Welsh mountain … Continue reading

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#235 – The Grasmoor Hills – a quiet corner in the North-Western Fells of the Lake District

(Left click images to zoom in, use browser return arrow to go back) Having a Border Collie means a decent walk for the dog, every day.   Most of the time I’ll go with Chris, and we do a good … Continue reading

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#234 – Rannerdale Knotts, Crummock Water

(Left click images to zoom in, use browser return arrow to go back) It seems odd that, surrounded by hills and mountains as we are in North Wales, Chris and I seemed to have spent more time on Scottish and … Continue reading

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#233 – Coniston Old Man and Dow Crag

(Left click images to zoom in, use browser return arrow to go back) Our mammoth Scottish trip in May this year was finally coming to an end, but we weren’t in a rush to get home and the weather was … Continue reading

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#232 – Carrock Fell in the Northern Fells of the Lake District

(Left click images to zoom in, use browser return arrow to go back) They say all good things come to an end, and the Scottish trip earlier in the year had certainly been a good one.   We weren’t quite finished … Continue reading

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#231 – A day on ‘The other Buachaille’

(‘Left click’ images to zoom in, use browser return arrow to go back) Mention ‘The Buachaille’ to mountain people, and they will nod wisely and assume that you mean Buachaille Etive Mor which translates as the ‘Big Herdsman of Etive’.  … Continue reading

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