Hard Knott and River Esk Wild Swim

Wainwright No. 148 – 1,803ft (550m) With the forecast set to be anther fine day, we returned to the Eskdale valley to tick off our next Wainwright, this time with Clare and Tony as our guides. Our decision to have an early start paid off as we grabbed one of the last few parking spots …

Finishing on a high – Coniston Old Man

Wainwright No. 32 – 2,633ft (802m) Today was another remarkable day. ┬áIt was the last day of our holiday and the weather conditions were PERFECT for attempting to summit Coniston Old Man as the sun was shining but it wasn’t too hot, the summit was free from cloud allowing us spectacular panoramic views, the strong …