Blog posts Tagged: lake district

An extended Coledale Horseshoe run

Posted by Sam Harrison on December 13, 2013 at 03:40.

 Fell running

coledale fell running lake district nuttals

An account of a run I did around an extended version of the Coledale Horseshoe

'C' Ordinary Route on Dow Crag

Posted by Sam Harrison on July 26, 2013 at 11:51.

 Mountaineering and climbing

climbing coniston dow crag lake district multi-pitch

A final bit of "Alps training" and the only the second time I've been climbing on Dow Crag.

Corvus: How to avoid the queues

Posted by Sam Harrison on July 24, 2013 at 08:05.

 Mountaineering and climbing

bivvy borrowdale climbing corvus lake district multi-pitch

Corvus is one of the classic Lake Distict multi-pitch climbs and one that's been on my to-do list for quite some time.

Back to the fell running: Two days in Wasdale

Posted by Sam Harrison on July 12, 2013 at 05:14.

 Fell running

fell running lake district wasdale

The Club's "Big Weekend Out" this year was to Wasdale, where we just about managed to squeeze onto the Wasdale Head campsite.

Sharp Edge with Sir Chris Bonington

Posted by Sam Harrison on June 29, 2013 at 05:04.

 Hill walking

blencathra lake district scrambling sir chris bonington

A report from the Club's annual walk with our honorary president, Sir Chris Bonington. This year, we went from Mungrisedale up Bannerdale Crags and then Sharp Edge onto Blencathra, returning over Souther Fell.

Scrambling with bivvy gear - Alps training!

Posted by Sam Harrison on June 24, 2013 at 09:51.

 Hill walking

bivvy lake district pinnacle ridge scrambling

A two-day walk from Patterdale to Burneside, via Pinnacle Ridge and a night on Stoney Cove Pike.

Mud, wind and rain

Posted by Sam Harrison on February 19, 2011 at 11:05.

 Hill walking

haweswater lake district parbold