Monthly Archives: October 2013

4 Peaks Review

A good meal in “The Percy French” restaurant at the Slieve Donard was a nice way to round off the 4 days. On our way out after the meal the wine waiter commented on my Prostate Cancer UK pin badge … Continue reading

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Challenge 2-Day 4, the conclusion

Up with the lark yet again to catch the 8.30 bus to Newcastle. Thanks for the hospitality and ride to the bus station Jim and Francis. A pleasant ride through the Northern Irish countryside, plenty of cyclists on what was … Continue reading

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Challenge2-Day3

An early start had been planned for day 3,after all we did have a flight to catch, but wiser council from our B & B hostess (West Haven, Fort William) resulted in change of mind and the opportunity to enjoy … Continue reading

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Challenge2 day 2

Up with the lark, well almost and an early breakfast as an early start was planned. Well I was only 15 minutes late departing on what was a perfect day in the Langdale Valley pity about the tops. Along the … Continue reading

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Challenge 2 Day1

Up with the lark! Well almost car and walking gear sorted and then cooked breakfast what more can you ask for? Well kicking off dinner with sparkling wine followed by a bottle of red is certainly not to be sniffed … Continue reading

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Challenge2 -1

Well here we are in Wales prior to an early start tomorrow morning ready to climb Snowdon and then drive to the Lake District. A long drive today from Cornwall took us 71/2 hours including stops and collecting keys for … Continue reading

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3 Days to Challenge no 2

3 days to go before the assault on Snowdonia at the start of 4 days of Mountain climbing. Just checked the weather forecast for Snowdon and Sca Fell Pike, Thursday and Friday, looking good although a little cold with the … Continue reading

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