Archive | May, 2013

High Raise Guided Walk

When will summer arrive? We have had so much cold weather lately, it would really be a shock to have a summer’s day anytime soon.  This morning was a rush, grab breakfast, bag, storm shelter, extra warm clothes, flask, lunch, map, dog and out the door! Today I was leading the Adventure Peaks guided walk […]

Helvellyn and Striding Edge Guided Walk

The cloud was low, rain beating down on my windscreen, people driving cautiously. I couldn’t wait to get on the mountain. Passing Brothers water, dipping below the low mist I entered Patterdale. I was full of excitement upon reaching Glenridding. The strong wind and white capping water of Ullswater, the fast moving trees and sodden […]