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I'm Sam - fell runner, mountaineer and lover of most things mountain-related.

Check out my blog for ramblings about adventures in the hills of the UK and further afield. I also tweet (when I remember) and try to take good photographs (not always successfully).

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Recent posts

Bryce Canyon 50k

posted on August 15, 2016 at 12:10 in Fell running
A report from the Bryce Canyon 50k race in Utah. First of a few posts about our big trip to America this summer.

Catstye Cam Gully

posted on February 29, 2016 at 16:18 in Mountaineering and climbing
A morning's outing to climb Catstye Cam gully from Glenridding.

Jubilee Plunge 2015

posted on January 6, 2016 at 21:27 in Fell running
A 2-mile downhill-only race from the summit of Moel Famau in the Clwydian Hills to the Golden Lion in Llangynhafal.

Bryce Canyon 50k

posted on August 15, 2016 at 12:10 in Fell running
A report from the Bryce Canyon 50k race in Utah. First of a few posts about our big trip to America this summer.

Catstye Cam Gully

posted on February 29, 2016 at 16:18 in Mountaineering and climbing
A morning's outing to climb Catstye Cam gully from Glenridding.

British Fell Relays 2015

posted on October 25, 2015 at 08:51 in Fell running
The British Fell Relays took place this year in the little village of Barley, at the foot of Pendle Hill.

On the rough stuff from Penrith to Staveley

posted on September 8, 2015 at 16:04 in Cycling
A bike ride from Penrith to Staveley, via the mountains running down the western side of Haweswater.

Glen Coe Skyline

posted on September 2, 2015 at 22:22 in Fell running
An account of the inaugural Glen Coe Skyline, probably the best and definitely the hardest race I've ever done.

Jubilee Plunge 2015

posted on January 6, 2016 at 21:27 in Fell running
A 2-mile downhill-only race from the summit of Moel Famau in the Clwydian Hills to the Golden Lion in Llangynhafal.

British Fell Relays 2015

posted on October 25, 2015 at 08:51 in Fell running
The British Fell Relays took place this year in the little village of Barley, at the foot of Pendle Hill.

On the rough stuff from Penrith to Staveley

posted on September 8, 2015 at 16:04 in Cycling
A bike ride from Penrith to Staveley, via the mountains running down the western side of Haweswater.

Glen Coe Skyline

posted on September 2, 2015 at 22:22 in Fell running
An account of the inaugural Glen Coe Skyline, probably the best and definitely the hardest race I've ever done.