My friend Pauline Lacey organised, with your assistance , a guided walk with Ian up Scafell Pike. Please can you pass on a HUGE THANK YOU to Ian…. he is extremely knowledgeable and professional and made our walk interesting and enjoyable. We liked the puzzles too and very much appreciated the drive across with Ian…

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Leader: Ian Oldham Guided Walk: Scafell Pike On Saturday, after a long drive round from Ambleside, I led a group of four up Scafell Pike. The snow made it harder work but was worth it for the fantastic scenery. By going up via Mickledore we enjoyed a very quiet ascent beneath Scafell Crag, away from…

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Monday was a glorious day on the Hill with Beth and John and we enjoyed a pleasant walk of the Fairfield Horseshoe, The day began by walking low level from Ambleside to Rydal which acted as a good warm up and got the legs going ahead of the steep climb up Nab Scar the severity…

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18th-21st April – Walk leader and report: Nathan Hughes Guided Walks: Scafell Pike, Langdale Pikes and Helvellyn Via Striding Edge 3 Guided Walks in 4 days with almost perfect weather the whole time. We kicked off with Scafell Pike with the Heart Family who were doing this on one of their many regular visits to the lake district…

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Our Lake District Guided Walks are back in full swing and we currently have spaces on our Fairfield Horseshoe, one of our most impressive Lake District fell walks on Saturday 30th May. Read more and book online for this and many other Guided Walks.  

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For Sundays walk to Scafell Pike we were treated to a lovely day with pleasant sun and a little wind to keep us cool. Chelsea had her 21st birthday celebration on the summit and we saw a very impressive effort from the youngest member of the team aged just 11. A long but very rewarding day…

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We’ve had a terrific start to the Summer season with our Guided Walks. Dave has been out almost every day last week and has been worn to a fraction of his former self, don’t worry too much he’s not complaining with his new tan! Here’s a little roundup of the Scafell walks, Great Gable and  and…

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It’s alway’s nice to receive feedback like this from a happy customer. Many thanks Elisa I did the Kentmere Horseshoe on 19.6.14 and I have to say that it was a fantastic walk with beautiful scenery and the guide (Ian) was super professional. I learnt about flowers, birds, mountains, trees, lakes, etc.. It was the…

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Just arrived in store. The brand new Petzl Meteor; featuring the super cool 1 handed magnetic buckle. And the super chic Petzl Elia; a ladies specific fit and design. Either helmet are ideal for cragging and winter days out, from scrambing, sport or trad climbing. You really do only have 1 head, and 1 very delicate…

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These great pictures come courtesy of Nigel Riley. He’s a member of the University of the Third Age, and their Climbing and Scrambling Group. They meet every week here at the wall. Every Friday the group are in top roping and leading, some have attended skills courses and all have seen great improvements! If you think…

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