4WD or not 4WD… That was the question!

Monday, 19th February 2007 by
Today we thought we’d take advantage of what we thought was our awesome 4WD, so we drove towards the Ghost for some avalanche-risk free ice.

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All the snow has gone to Canada!

Sunday, 18th February 2007 by
Back for our annual pilgrimage to Canadian ice, we found that all the snow so desperately sought for in Europe has also come to Canada! Avalanche warnings galore, but that didn’t stop us taking a trip to Field for Guinness Gully.

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Milly takes a leap along the River Eden

Sunday, 11th February 2007 by
Dave took Kath caving... well, sort of. Along the River Eden north of Little Salkeld are some sandstone caves [to] visit.

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Alpine Club Dinner Weekend

Sunday, 4th February 2007 by
Well, Pete & Tish, Anna & Ian may have been in Chamonix but it was one of the finest week ends of Lake District weather for a long time.

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Ski Touring + Late Night Decorating!

Saturday, 3rd February 2007 by
How much is possible in just one weekend? Well, partly thanks to cheap flights a weekend in the Alps is possible. But what about redecorating a flat and going on a long ski tour all day Saturday too?

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Moelwyns Mine

Sunday, 28th January 2007 by
This boot is all we found from the last party brave enough to traverse the mine that stretches out through endless darkness beneath the Moelwyn mountains!

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Wet + Cold on Lliwedd

Saturday, 27th January 2007 by
This week saw the first summer weather! High pressure with sunny blue skies, the only thing missing was the warmth! I’ve even noticed trees are budding and have heard that some roses are blooming. So, what do four slightly crazy rock climbers (Ian, Anna, Laetitia and Pete) do on the first days of the “summer” rock climbing season?

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Hamish Nicol Accord, meet at Ynys Ettws

Saturday, 27th January 2007 by
Celebrating the accord between the Climbers’ Club and the Wayfarers’ Club that allows both clubs to share huts, a joint meet is held each year alternating between the Lakes and Wales.

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