National Trails

Yorkshire 3 Peaks

On the last 2 days of 2020 I walked the Yorkshire 3 Peaks (Y3P) – Pen y Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough. At this point North Yorkshire was still in tier 2 of the coronavirus restrictions and we had not gone into Lockdown 3.0. The weather forecast was for a period of clear but very cold …

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Ticks and Lyme Disease

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West Highland Way – a solo adventure

In November 2019 I walked the West Highland Way from Milngavie to Fort William a walk of 96 miles. It was cold, below freezing most of the time, and I did not see anyone else walking the whole route in the whole 5 days. It was an amazing experience with great views, complete solitude and …

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