Recent content by Spokey Dokey

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    Crib Goch with a ten year old

    I've been across around half a dozen times and it is a fine route on a windless dry day - wind and/or rain I'd give it a miss. Tbh I wouldn't take anyone on the route if you think they will be scared by the exposure - that's not what going into the mountains is about in my book. Suppose he was...
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    Game: do you know your mountains?

    It's the other way around - you can have it though. :smile:
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    Game: do you know your mountains?

    Nice and easy to end 2017 and get 2018 off to a flying start - which mountain was this taken from?:
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    Game: do you know your mountains?

    Do you want them all?
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    Game: do you know your mountains?

    Harrison Stickle?
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    Game: do you know your mountains?

    Whose go is it?
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    Discovery Mens Extreme Waterproof IsoGrip Boots

    Crikey! Ian knows his stuff! Good link.
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    Discovery Mens Extreme Waterproof IsoGrip Boots

    Not all boots can be resoled although many can. I just googled 'walking boots resoling' and a whole heap of repairers came up.
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    Game: do you know your mountains?

    Well done you! I managed to get as far as the big ugly lump that is Great Gable and then got stuck.
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    The Outdoors Chat Trig Bagger Thread

    It's actually part of the mainland but is called Walney Island.
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    The Outdoors Chat Trig Bagger Thread

    The Helm - just on the outskirts of Kendal. I go here for a short walk now and then for the lovely views to the mountains and also (as here) out to Morecambe Bay.
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    Game: do you know your mountains?

    Too hard for me. No idea.
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    Rucksack zip repair

    I think all the big brands will repair old kit. Macpac did a repair on my old Rocketeer some while back for a nominal fee.
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    Game: do you know your mountains?

    Between Sgurr a'Mhaim & Sgor an lubhair. Part of the Ring of Steall (a great day out).
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