The South West Coast Path – A Summary.

I tell you what is harder and more daunting than actually walking the 1000km South West Coast Path, it is the writing of the summary post on your on-line travel blog / diary... It's taken…

Walking or Working…

It's just over a month since I finished the SWCP. And I am thoroughly bored. Since I got back I've managed 3 small sections (a paltry 25km added to my total, plus the return as…

SWCP – Part Two…

In keeping with the frankly phenomenal ;-) one man content creation explosion that has defined this blog over the years here I am spamming you* yet again with with words summing up my South West…

SWCP – Part One…

Back from 18 of the best days walking I've ever done*. Poole to Plymouth along the glorious South West Coast Path. I'll post the usual maps and what not when I've finished the whole thing,…

Actions That Echo…

This is a post written on the train as I head to Poole to start “the big one” - the South West Coast Path. 600+ miles of plodding.  I’m doing it in 2 sections due…

The Cotswold Way – A Summary.

Another trail done! It felt great to be walking 'normally' again. Not that I'd developed a 'silly walk' in Lockdown, but the out and back walks from the car are not as good as a…

Hadrians Wall Path – Finished!

So I popped back as lockdown eased and finished the excellent Hadrians Wall Path. This was supposed to happen on Day 2, back in Feb but Storm Dennis meant it was flooded / not safe.…

WtGGTtTGG & Sailors Tattoos.

So lockdown is finally easing and it is time to reflect on trail / walking progress during it, and review my ambitions for this year. Hopefully accommodation and campsites will be open in a couple…

Covid-19. Stay Alert!

The language has changed this week from Stay Home, to Stay Alert, aligned to a new scale (out of 5) of Coronavirus risk. 5 being an NHS that is overrun, and 1 being no presence…

Snowdon by Stepladder.

Keeping myself amused during the Covid-19 lockdown. About 6 hours to "ascend" Snowdon from my garage... https://youtu.be/2imQSkrqazA