Expeditions, Navigation, Guided Walks and Trekking

Tundra in Derbyshire. Bleaklow in Winter.

Last weekend was originally planned to be a crack at a wintry Striding Edge, following our great day out on Crib Goch  just before Christmas. But Mike’s social calendar was packed … Continue reading

January 26, 2015

Derwent Edge on Rememberance Sunday and Kinder Downfall recovery from the party.

Dick pulled the curtain back, opened the window wide (he does like the fresh air) and there it was, a clear blue sky. Our room in Edale Hostel looked back … Continue reading

November 13, 2014

Look what can happen if your navigation goes wrong. Family rescued after major night-time search on Kinder Scout

Five mountain rescue teams mounted a major search for a family lost at night on the Peak District’s highest hill. Edale Mountain Rescue Team joined colleagues from the Buxton, Kinder … Continue reading

April 24, 2014

Kinder in fine Winter Condition

We could tell that conditions were good. Bowden Bridge car park was filling up and climbers were leaving with sacks packed with high end ice axes, crampons and ropes. Ski’s … Continue reading

January 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Kinder Downfall from Snake Inn

It snowed all Saturday night but the web was devoid of advice to say that Snake Pass could be closed. So after jumping into the Rav 4 at Glossop, Mike … Continue reading

February 7, 2012 · Leave a comment