Blog posts Tagged: snowdonia

Running the Welsh 3000s

Posted by Sam Harrison on July 10, 2015 at 11:28.

 Fell running

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An account of last weekend's run over all the peaks higher than 3000 ft in Wales.

Landscape photography: To Photoshop or not to Photoshop?

Posted by Sam Harrison on January 22, 2015 at 09:12.

 Photography

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Why post-processing photographs using software such as Photoshop is justified, in particular one of Llyn Idwal and Pen yr Ole Wen taken a few weeks ago.

Attack of the flies: Why not to bivvy without a midge net!

Posted by Sam Harrison on July 17, 2013 at 03:48.

 Mountaineering and climbing

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A few days in a very sunny, windless and hence midge-tastic Snowdonia.

A week in Snowdonia

Posted by Sam Harrison on April 9, 2013 at 16:22.

 Hill walking

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The week of my ML assessment saw some of the best winter conditions Snowdonia has seen in years. Typical!

It's been a mixed year

Posted by Sam Harrison on January 16, 2013 at 09:34.

 Mountaineering and climbing

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Summer holidays in the Alps and trips to Edale and Snowdonia.

Ras y Moelwyn

Posted by Sam Harrison on April 24, 2012 at 01:50.

 Fell running

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25th anniversary of the Ras y Moelwyn

Fell running on the Glyders and Carnedds

Posted by Sam Harrison on April 14, 2012 at 06:22.

 Fell running

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A variation on the Ogwen Horseshoe, encompassing some of the best bits of the Glyders and the Carnedds

Convoluted scrambling up Siabod

Posted by Sam Harrison on January 11, 2011 at 18:30.

 Hill walking

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Siabod's Daeur Ddu ridge on a wet and wintry day.