Life in a nutshell, 'cos it's better if you're nuts!
My initial enthusiasm was beaten into a bloody pulp of despair by the endless treks through neck-high nettles.
Don’t tell them your name Pike ! Langdale has several Pikes, but none of them are gangly teenagers from Dad’s Army.
Cat Bells is nothing to do with campanological felines. It’s a mountain. Near Keswick. And we climbed it.
That weird day of each year when both kids have their birthday. Denise and Dave came over to see us.
We were visited by Dennis and Linda, and spent the day in relatively cool weather boating around Ullswater.
Kas had always wanted to climb Skiddaw as a kid but never quite made it. Job done !
Our first day was mainly spent driving up from Liverpool. We did walk up one hill though.
A week exploring the ups and downs of England’s most three dimensional county.