Antondotreks

Expeditions, Navigation, Guided Walks and Trekking

An Afternoon on Robinson

      Last weekend in the Lake District was glorious. In some ways too hot, especially for the group of 17-year-olds I was supervising on their Gold Duke of … Continue reading

June 29, 2018 · 1 Comment

Fairfield Horeshoe in Great Condition

I should be getting on with ticking off my Wainwrights. Not many to go now, mainly low-level and away from the main peaks. But the weather this weekend was so … Continue reading

March 1, 2018 · 4 Comments

Eagles over Kidsty Pike

Late August, time for a further return to the Lakes. The weather looked settled so Luna and I headed to the Far Eastern Fells, the closest to home. I’m also … Continue reading

September 24, 2017 · 2 Comments

Wainwrights North Western Fells Completed!

Its taken a while to get around to completing this blog and update on my completion of one book of Wainwrights Fells. I was having a lovely conversation with the … Continue reading

July 1, 2017 · 3 Comments

Great Carrs and a wonderful Wild Camp.

I’ve been close to the top of Great Carrs at least a couple of times before. Once when caught out in a gale on a Coniston round we inadvertently ended … Continue reading

June 6, 2017 · 3 Comments

Bog Trotting with Luna in the Southern Fells – Wainwrights 147 &148

This was my first trip out with Luna, our Afghaluki hound. We took along Steve and Nas for company. Nas always fills his rucksack with loads of food, often homemade, … Continue reading

June 1, 2017 · 2 Comments

Sheffield Pike and Glenridding Dodd, Wainwrights #’s 145 & 146

Earlier this year I tried to run with a blog-a-day; my “Out and About” series.   When spring came, the weather improved; freelancing work started again; the garden demanded tending; we … Continue reading

October 20, 2016 · 1 Comment

Mosedale Horseshoe – Plan B and C

  Our plan was to do the section of the Bob Graham round from Wasdale Head to Honister. A hut to hut day out across some of the best peaks … Continue reading

April 8, 2016 · 1 Comment