In the footsteps of the Bedouin

Thursday, 29th November 2012 by
The second Bedouin stepWadi Rum is an extraordinary place…

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El Chorro – part 1

Tuesday, 27th November 2012 by
A panoramic shot overlooking El ChorroWe decided to escape the horrible November weather and have a week bolt clipping in El Chorro.

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Remembrance of things past

Sunday, 25th November 2012 by
It is ages since I have been on a winter walk - must be about a year!

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Hair Cut…

Friday, 23rd November 2012 by
Kendal town centre - it's just 4,662 miles to Everest!I got my hair cut today at lunch time in Kendal

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Thirlmere Canoeing

Wednesday, 21st November 2012 by
P1010549When Paul mentioned his plans for a trip to Scotland next spring: canoeing along a loch, along a mountain river, spending a couple nights wild-camping, and climbing a Munro from one of the camp sites, I got quite excited at the thought of joining the team… But, I’ve never even been in a canadian canoe […]

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Kendal Mountain Festival

Wednesday, 21st November 2012 by
This year's Kendal Mountain festival was another roaring success...

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Antarctic Painting – Year 3

Wednesday, 14th November 2012 by
One of the Science towersWell, it’s almost time to head south again for another 5 months of painting, demolition and digging snow.

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Six Dales Circuit

Sunday, 11th November 2012 by
Sunny Lathkill DaleYesterday was bright and sunny; a perfect day for running the Six Dales Circuit, organised by the Staffordshire Group of the Long Distance Walkers Association. The 25 miles route went through six Derbyshire dales; Biggin Dale, Wolfscote Dale, Beresford Dale, Lathkill Dale, Bradford Dale and Long Dale. This was the first time we’d run this […]

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