“I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to…
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away…
“May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.” Edward Abbey UK Top 100 Walks 1-20, here UK…
“There is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.” John Ruskin UK Top 100 Walks 1-20, here UK Top 100 Walks 21-40, here 41. Offas…
“Returning home is the most difficult part of long-distance hiking; You have grown outside the puzzle and your piece no longer fits.” – Cindy Ross If you read yesterday’s blog…
“Walk away quietly in any direction and taste the freedom of the mountaineer. Camp out among the grasses and gentians of glacial meadows, in craggy garden nooks full of nature’s…
“I love to walk. Walking is a spiritual journey and a reflection of living. Each of us must determine which path to take and how far to walk; we must…
“I am happy out here. Messy hair, dirty feet & wild water on my skin. Out here with the wild things; this is where I belong.” — Brooke Hampton Every once in…
” Somewhere between the bottom of the climb and the summit is the answer to the mystery why we climb”. – Greg Child Third and final day in the Lakes, after…