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Walking In The Clouds

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Crag Fell: Having checked the Lake District weather forecast this was looking  to be a promising walk, with strong sunlight and zero precipitation... but with a 70% chance of low cloud above 400 metres. Crag Fell stands at 523 metres. I decided to take a punt on...

Bridging The Gap

Wooden Bridge On Wainwright Coast to Coast
Coast To Coast: The small wooden bridge above, is one of many on the Wainwright Coast to Coast walking route. The Coast to Coast Walk is a 192-mile (309 km) unofficial and mostly unsignposted long-distance footpath across Northern England. Devised by Alfred Wainwright, it passes...

Rainbow: My Heart Leaps

Rainbow Over Ennerdale Water
William Wordsworth: My heart leaps up when I behold A rainbow in the sky: So was it when my life began; So is it now I am a man; So be it when I shall grow old, Or let me die! The Child is father of the Man; I could wish my...

To Be Cumbrian

Sunrise over Ennerdale Water, with reflections in the water.
What It Means: What being Cumbrian, means to me: I'm an advocate of the outdoors, and believe that our countryside plays a big part in what it means to be Cumbrian. Being Cumbrian is a state of being, which is a reflection of our landscape. When I...

Ennerdale Water Circuit

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Splendid Views: This was a really enjoyable walk in glorious weather. The route took me on a circuit of the lake, through woods and grazing land and offered up splendid views of the surrounding hills. Ennerdale Water is a glacial lake in the north western Lake...

Braystones Memorial Tower

Braystones Memorial Tower
Watson's Folly: Braystones tower was erected 1897 to commemorate Queen Victoria's diamond jubilee, by local squire William Henry Watson. The tower is a listed Grade II building. A commemorative tablet at the tower records the names of local worthies present at its unveiling (June 1897); another tablet...

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