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I'm Sam - fell runner, mountaineer and lover of most things mountain-related.

Check out my blog for ramblings about adventures in the hills of the UK and further afield. I also tweet (when I remember) and try to take good photographs (not always successfully).

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Recent posts

Catstye Cam Gully

posted on February 29, 2016 at 16:18 in Mountaineering and climbing
A morning's outing to climb Catstye Cam gully from Glenridding.

Jubilee Plunge 2015

posted on January 6, 2016 at 21:27 in Fell running
A 2-mile downhill-only race from the summit of Moel Famau in the Clwydian Hills to the Golden Lion in Llangynhafal.

British Fell Relays 2015

posted on October 25, 2015 at 08:51 in Fell running
The British Fell Relays took place this year in the little village of Barley, at the foot of Pendle Hill.

Catstye Cam Gully

posted on February 29, 2016 at 16:18 in Mountaineering and climbing
A morning's outing to climb Catstye Cam gully from Glenridding.

Jubilee Plunge 2015

posted on January 6, 2016 at 21:27 in Fell running
A 2-mile downhill-only race from the summit of Moel Famau in the Clwydian Hills to the Golden Lion in Llangynhafal.

On the rough stuff from Penrith to Staveley

posted on September 8, 2015 at 16:04 in Cycling
A bike ride from Penrith to Staveley, via the mountains running down the western side of Haweswater.

Glen Coe Skyline

posted on September 2, 2015 at 22:22 in Fell running
An account of the inaugural Glen Coe Skyline, probably the best and definitely the hardest race I've ever done.

Main Wall, Gimmer Crag

posted on August 12, 2015 at 13:20 in Mountaineering and climbing
Superb position and brilliant climbing make for a brilliant day out on one of Lakeland's most famous crags.

British Fell Relays 2015

posted on October 25, 2015 at 08:51 in Fell running
The British Fell Relays took place this year in the little village of Barley, at the foot of Pendle Hill.

On the rough stuff from Penrith to Staveley

posted on September 8, 2015 at 16:04 in Cycling
A bike ride from Penrith to Staveley, via the mountains running down the western side of Haweswater.

Glen Coe Skyline

posted on September 2, 2015 at 22:22 in Fell running
An account of the inaugural Glen Coe Skyline, probably the best and definitely the hardest race I've ever done.

Main Wall, Gimmer Crag

posted on August 12, 2015 at 13:20 in Mountaineering and climbing
Superb position and brilliant climbing make for a brilliant day out on one of Lakeland's most famous crags.