Category Archives: Lake District

Crosby Rambling Club visit Coniston.

On Sunday I joined my friends from Crosby Rambling Club on a visit to Coniston in the Lake District. There were 12 of us in the group and we followed the walk that Roger and I had done the reccee … Continue reading

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Sitting pretty above Coniston Water.

This was the view at our lunch stop on Wednesday. Leaning against a flat rock with the sun on our face and Coniston Water spread out below us, what could be better? I was up in the Lake District with … Continue reading

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Shattered on Fairfield

Last week I was walking in the Lake District with three of my friends and we did the classic Fairfield Horseshoe. Eight peaks and eleven miles, a challenging walk. Half way round and I was shattered. The previous evening I … Continue reading

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Monochrome Moods

This image, Crinkle Crags viewed from Cold Pike is my entry for this weeks Monochrome Madness challenge. It was one of those marvellous days in the Lake District. Les and I had set out to climb Pike o’ Blisco from … Continue reading

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A Grey Day at Wray with Ray.

At the weekend I was walking in the Lake District with Crosby Rambling Club. Our destination was Hawkshead and when we arrived it was a grey day, low cloud and a fine drizzle. I had accompanied Malcolm on the reccee … Continue reading

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Set sail for Hawkshead.

Yesterday I was in the Lake District where I accompanied Malcolm and Les on a reccee for a forthcoming walk with Crosby Rambling Club. Our destination was Hawkshead. As an alternative to the drive to the head of the lake … Continue reading

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Golden colours at Rydal Water

Clear blue sky,brilliant sunshine and the temperature hovering just above zero. A perfect day for a walk in the Lake District. I was out with my local rambling club and we started out walk from Ambleside. We headed north towards … Continue reading

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