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Category Archives: trekking/hiking/hillwalking

A Perfect Day

Author Tanya Oliver recounts a perfect day on Loughrigg, one of Lakeland’s lowest and most accessible fells, but a firm favourite with many visitors to the National Park.  Words and … Continue reading

January 14, 2013 · 7 Comments

A Night on Blencathra

 Lake District-based landscape photographer Stewart Smith talks here about a day (and night) “in the office”, and describes the process behind the creation of his wonderful images of the northern … Continue reading

December 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

How to Fall Off a Mountain

Mountain guide Paul Besley gives a matter-of-fact recollection of a near-fatal fall in the English Lake District.  Words and photographs by Paul Besley. The first foray in to the Lake … Continue reading

December 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Raw Beauty of Svalbard

Matthew Harris visited the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard on a hiking trip.  There he found a wild and unforgiving landscape with a beauty all of its own.  Words and photographs by Matthew … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 1 Comment

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