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Early doors with the kids, Latrigg for the first time!

Decided last night that I wanted to see the sunset, regretted that decision this morning when I realised how early I had to get up. I begrudgingly got up, my wife got the kids ready, then we headed out in the van down into the Lakes. Oh boy was it worth it! As we turn to face Skiddaw on our way...

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Castle Crag

For some time I've wanted to walk up Castle Crag but despite visiting the Lake District for over 30 years I have never got round to it. So I headed up with my friend Justin and we walked up a fairly straight forward route from Rosthwaite. 

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Exploring High Rigg

Located where we are, we quite often drive along the A66 from Penrith towards Keswick. Many a time, on our way elsewhere, we've commented that "that wrinkly-looking hill looks fun". High Rigg (as we now know it) undulates. In fact it may well be the thing that the word "undulates" was invented for....

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Lord's Seat and Barf

A lovely (but steep) walk up from the top end of Thornthwaite to Lord's Seat, then a pleasant stroll across the top to Barf before heading back down.When the opportunity struck in between football and social fixtures for a hastily arranged walk, this seemed like a perfect candidate. At the northern...

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