“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.” ~ unknown NORTH WALES Snowdon – 1085m Completed Carnedd Llewelyn…
“The sense of having one’s life needs at hand, of traveling light, brings with it intense energy and exhilaration”. ~ Peter Mathiessen THE HIGHLANDS Ben Nevis – 1345m Ben Lawers…
“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the…
“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…
“When you go to the mountains, you see them and you admire them. In a sense, they give you a challenge, and you try to express that challenge by climbing…