Introducing the Lake District

As part of enjoying the Lake District with other walkers, I also find it massively rewarding to introduce others to the wonders of the Lake District. As part of hiking with family and friends I…

Sometimes Hikes are Easier on Paper

This had all the makings of a nice wander through the hills, after the initial ascent to around 700 meters it was a bit of up and down and we would bag another 2 hills.…

Elterwater Round

It is not often I get to walk with my family, all 5 of us. Normally at least one person is injured enough to be unable to make it. It made a nice change to…

The Crinkles and Bowfell

It has been a while since I did what I class as a proper day in the hills. I don’t really know what this means, but I guess it means when I get home I…

First walk back

On my last walk, I managed to twinge my achilles. I have since been to the physio and he advised me it was tendinopathy because of my hiking and a few other things. The recovery…