Bumbling about the Lake District

It was very much a campervan that ignited my love for the great outdoors and I indeed wrote a few words about our old campervan here. Our old van has long since been sold but both Nicola and I would like to get another one in the near future, perhaps something we could use as …

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The Raasay Trail

Kevin and I had planned to do a section of the Cape Wrath Trail over the Easter break. But the weather forecasters were predicting Beast from the East III and as each day passed the forecast changed. With the uncertainty we opted to change our plans and thankfully I had an idea up my sleeve. …

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The A to Z of Walk With Wallace

Walk With Wallace

The A to Z of Walk With Wallace, 26 random questions from an outdoors perspective (funnily enough).

Ascent:What is the most ascent you’ve done in one day? – On the run up to the Munro compleation. My partner and I walked the Glen Dessarry 4 Munros and the total ascent that day was 2,440 metres. It was a tough day! After the walk, we arrived in Fort William at 11:30pm and the Travel Lodge wanted £120 for a room, no chance! The Creag Mhor hotel in Onich put us up at short notice for half the price.

Best friend:Who is your best hill walking friend? – She’ll proof read this for me later, so I better say my partner, Nicola.

Camping:Favourite camp spot? – I’ve never returned to the same camp spot and I’ve enjoyed all my camping trips, so it’s a difficult question. But if I had to pick, it…

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