Tag Archives: Wainwright

Low Rigg and High Rigg

After a family funeral in the North of Scotland we had decided to rest for a couple of days at the Horse & Farrier in Threlkeld in the Lake District, our favourite stopping off point between Scotland and our home … Continue reading

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Blencathra – A Mountain Worth Fighting For

The day started at Scales, a hamlet on the A66 between Penrith and Keswick. Our route was to take us to the summit of Blencathra via Sharp Edge. This popular route involves a trek up a valley till you meet … Continue reading

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