The Old Man of Coniston | winter walking | Trail magazine

The Old Man of Coniston | winter walking | Trail magazine

If I went through the motions as many times as possible it would become natural. There would be nothing to worry about. It would …
Long way down | Long Crag | Trail magazine

Long way down | Long Crag | Trail magazine

The map lied. Long Crag was not quite as small and inconsequential as it looked on paper. It loomed above me capped with grey …
Home Ground | Brecon Beacons | Trail magazine

Home Ground | Brecon Beacons | Trail magazine

First question: why do you go to the mountains? I’m not sure about you, but they put me in my place. They’re …
Malham Cove | Country Walking magazine

Malham Cove | Country Walking magazine

Have you ever loved somewhere so much that you just upped sticks and moved there? I don’t think that’s what Country Walking …
Arran adventures: the standing stones of Machrie

Arran adventures: the standing stones of Machrie

So you’ve come to Scotland, got the ferry over to the Isle of Arran and the weather is being – well, Scottish… It’s …