Archive for January, 2011

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Harrogate Beer Festival 2011

Harrogate Beer Festival 2011

Harrogate & District Round Table’s 21st Annual Charity Beer Festival All the best walks that I’ve been on, have always ended with a great pint of beer. This time there isn’t walk, but I am sure that won’t stop us enjoying a great night out! “Everybody has to believe in […]

31/01/2011 × 0 comments

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The Stig driving Lakeland Bus?

The Stig driving Lakeland Bus?

We were ready to hit the hills! In June 2010 my brother Dave and I decided to take advantage of the most settled spell of dry weather the region had seen for years and spend four days or so backpacking through our home area of the Lake District. As we […]

31/01/2011 × Comments are Disabled

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Get out Get walking

Get out Get walking

Get Walking Keep Walking The Ramblers Association, as part of their Get Walking Keep Walking are featuring some great walking routes in our urban areas. Featured on the website are  Birmingham, London, Manchester and Sheffield. Some hidden gems, covering a variety of distances, from a short stroll to a longer […]

28/01/2011 × 0 comments

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Love your Forest – Save your Forest

Love your Forest – Save your Forest

Consultation document launched on future of English Forestry. The Government want to sell off England’s publicly owned forests, this amounts to 40,000 hectares of land – an area larger than the Isle of Wight, which include forests and woodlands such as Grizedale, Whinlatter, Ennerdale, Cannock Chase, Sherwood Forest, Thetford Forest, […]

27/01/2011 × 0 comments

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Fort William Mountain Festival 2011

Fort William Mountain Festival 2011

A Celebration of Mountain Culture The 2011 Fort William Mountain Festival, takes place from Friday 11 to Tuesday 15 February. In the organisers own words: A Celebration of Mountain Culture in the Outdoor Capital of the U.K. Mountains inspire us all in different ways – and you won’t find a […]

26/01/2011 × 0 comments

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Mountain bikers rally to save Forests

Mountain bikers rally to save Forests

Mountain bikers rally to Save Lakeland’s Forests Mountain bikers are being urged to take part in a rally in Grizedale Forest on Sunday January 30 against Government plans to sell off the Lake District’s publicly owned forests. The rally will take place on the meadow next to the main car […]

24/01/2011 × 0 comments

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Musical Mountaineers set to Rock

Musical Mountaineers set to Rock

The hills are alive with the sound of music The National Mountain Centre, Plas y Brenin based in Capel Curig, is offering outdoor enthusiasts and musicians a weekend celebration of mountain walking and acoustic music. The Big Acoustic Walk weekend is 12-13 February. Friday night will see a jam session […]

24/01/2011 × 0 comments

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Walk this way on Valentine’s Day

Walk this way on Valentine’s Day

Don’t Put a Foot Wrong on Valentine’s Day – Win Rohan Footwear The Rohan footwear range has been developed in close partnership with Britain’s top boot brand Brasher, an old friend of Rohan enthusiasts. Brasher has been producing great walking boots since 1983. The different skills, blended together, have created […]

22/01/2011 × Comments are Disabled

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What a Waste of Space!

What a Waste of Space!

Not needed on route – Items you packed but wished you hadn’t What have you packed in your rucksack, travel luggage and pockets for a trip that you ended up not needing? If you have just returned from one of the classic walks, climbs, expeditions, trips, experiences, holidays in far […]

21/01/2011 × 0 comments