Category Archives: Lake District

Crosby Rambling Club visits Staveley.

Iā€™m back in England and its time to get my boots on and go for a walk. I also needed long trousers and a fleece. It felt quite cold compared to Mallorca. I went up the Lake District with Crosby … Continue reading

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No 108, Barrow.

Last weekend I was out with Crosby Rambling Club when we visited Keswick. I joined the rather large B party on a pleasant walk to the summit of Barrow at 1494 ft. It was my 108th Wainwright. I am now … Continue reading

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Causey Pike recce.

My walk this week was in the Lake District where I accompanied Les and Gordon on a recce for the next walk with Crosby Rambling Club. We parked in Keswick and set out towards Portinscale. We could see Causey Pike … Continue reading

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Crosby Rambling Club visits Cartmel.

On Sunday I went to Cartmel in the Lake District with my local rambling club. A major traffic accident on the M6 meant we were delayed for over an hour an we did not arrive there until 11.30 am. I … Continue reading

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A canter round Cartmel.

We parked at the racecourse at Cartmel but we were not going to the races, we were off to do a recce for a forthcoming walk with Crosby Rambling Club. We walked through the village with its 17th ā€“ 18th … Continue reading

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Crosby Rambling Club visits Arnside

Last weekend I was out with my local Rambling Club on a visit to Arnside situated on the estuary of the River Kent Today Arnside has a genteel feel about it and it is hard to believe that a couple … Continue reading

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Ulverston with Crosby Rambling Club

During the past fortnight I have visited Ulverston on two occasions that were totally different. The first time was to do a reccee for the ā€˜Aā€™ walk led by Bob. We picked the wrong day, the weather was terrible. We … Continue reading

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