Tag Archives: Recreation and Sports

Molwynian snow crossing.

-3 to +9, clear blue. Crossed the ridge from south to North. Walked for 8½ hours with a few breaks not counting photo stops. Most of it was on snow. A new experience for me, the technique seems to be … Continue reading

Posted in Hiking, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Scafel & Great Gable

5°C, clear. Three days in the Lake District, so two nights under canvas. There is much to report: tales of long drives,  snow, sunburn, ice and bulls. The finches were very tame too. Scafel: Climbed the same route that we … Continue reading

Posted in Hiking | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Strap on your bag and ride into dusk

17C, lighter WSW wind, CA:45 miles Extended my ride home tonight. Up the High Street of desolation that is Brownhills, straight on, along a canal tow-path and then onto Cannock Chase. Eventually clocked up 45 miles arriving home in fading … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment