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Solo Snowdonia Region – Cardigan Bay – Day 2

Day 2 was decision day. Do I proceed with the walk and head further into the wilderness or do I turn around and head back? The heel injuries picked up the previous day from the new boots had really upset what … Continue reading

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Dartmoor January 2016 Solo 3+2 Day Walk – Day 3

Day three was planned to be an easy day. It was designed as a day to recover from the previous day’s Northern Moor crossing. It included a lot of track walking as well as some slack as I knew that … Continue reading

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Dartmoor January 2016 Solo 3+2 Day Walk – Day 2

Day 2’s primary goal was to put me close enough to fellow bloggers at Crockern Farm, so that I could visit them the following morning. The biggest challenge of the walk would be to ensure that as I headed Southward, that … Continue reading

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Solo 4+1 Cairngorms walk from Blair Atholl to Aviemore – Day 5

Day 5 of the walk was the spare day. It serves two main purposes. Firstly it provides me with the ability to catch the early train – a necessity given that the rail journey is around 10 hours! And secondly … Continue reading

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Solo 4+1 Cairngorms walk from Blair Atholl to Aviemore – Day 4

The aim for Day 4 was to put me close enough to Aviemore so that I could get to the train station relatively early the following day. My one big memory of today’s walk, was the very windy descent down … Continue reading

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Solo 4+1 Cairngorms walk from Blair Atholl to Aviemore – Day 1

Day 1 of this walk would follow the same route as my previous walk to the Cairngorms with the exception that I would be carrying on straight past Carn Liath. I had needed a route that would originate from Blair … Continue reading

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Solo Exmoor 3+1 Day Walk – Day 1

Day 1 was a very pleasant day in terms of weather, which in some ways was quite unexpected. The weather forecast was for showers and it was raining quite heavily as I travelled to Minehead. But by the time I … Continue reading

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