Category Archives: Walking

Haweswater Past and Present

Today we had a great day walking in the Haweswater valley situated in the North East corner of the Lake District. The village of  Mardale used to be in this valley. However the Manchester Corporation decided to flood the valley … Continue reading

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Sustainable Tourism

Adventures in Britain’s first sustainable tourism destination Friday, 16 December 2011 3:08 PM     Eden Valley, set in the UK’s Lake District region is set to become Britain’s first sustainable and low impact tourism destination and a popular place … Continue reading

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Guardian / Observer Magazine Mention

We were recently mentioned in the Observer weekend magazine and can be found on the Guardian / Observer web site. Travel clinic: trekking in the UK The dilemma My husband and I are keen walkers and would like to try winter … Continue reading

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South Tyne River

This week we headed to the pretty village of Garrigill, near Alston, where we followed part of the South Tyne Trail, a walk that follows the South Tyne River as it cuts its way down from its source high on … Continue reading

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Hi and welcome to our blog. We hope that you find it of interest and that it gives you some great ideas for some adventures, tours and fun here in the Lake District,  UK and overseas!

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