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The awesome Ben Nevis Trek

Well, the day finally came where I faced my own personal ultimate test…The trek up Ben Nevis – The Highest Mountain in the British Isles. Yes, I know people have done this many times, some even running up and down its montrous structure, some wearing pink panther suits or St Trinians outfits for charity, some …

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Trek up Highest Mountain in Peak District – Kinder Scout

After negotiating the beautifully laid wood head pass road, myself and Stevie arrived in the village of Edale fresh and ready for the unexpected. In fact we were more than prepared for our visit to Kinder Scout as Stevie was packed up with his essentials of lucozade, health choc bars and sanies and me with …

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A Trek up Scafell Pike (Highest Mountain in England)

Trekking up Scafell Pike 12/6/2010. Started 11.50am. The weather was definitely on our side with the sun and breeze flowing freely up the valley. Really beautiful views as you look out to the Irish sea. We took several much needed rest breaks and reached the summit at a respectable time of 3.00pm. Brilliant day and …

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Trek up the highest mountain in Wales – Snowdon

4/9/2010 Set off walking from Peny Pass along the Miners track which was a gentle walk of about a mile and half until meeting a steep 45 degree gradient at the base of Snowdon’s peak. This was where the real work started and for what felt like 2-3 miles of sheer upward slog the summit became visible and …

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