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TGOC2015 – Day 4 revisited – Forest, pylons and a stormy night

I managed to take my tent down dry before it started raining again.  I’d booked breakfast at the hotel so I was well fed and rested when I started my day’s walk.  The route-finding should be quite easy today and … Continue reading

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Too much chocolate leads to bad wind

Work commitments meant most of The Rabble were already one day into the expedition by the time I arrived in Dollgellau.  After half a day of flat bimbling, they were too tired to wait in the pub for me (rotters!) … Continue reading

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A Powerful Landscape

Unfit and unprepared for serious backpacking, I was glad to be invited to join the Pieman’s expedition to the Unmentionable Mountains with Alan and John.  A few days of snow, mud and desolation would be just what I needed to … Continue reading

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