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Jaclyn Simpson
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Great Gable, Green Gable, Brandreth and Grey Knotts - 03/04/2016
The Route: Honister Slate Mine - Moses Trod - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Brandreth - Grey Knotts - Honister Slate Mine Mileage: 7 miles Total Ascent: 2600 ft Weather: Dry and cloudy with some sunshine. Looking towards Haystacks from...

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Pike O' Stickle Wild Camp - 17/03/2016
The Route  Stonethwaite - Greenup Gill - Greenup Edge - Lining Crag - High Raise - Thurnacar Knott - Pike O'Stickle - Thurnacar Knott - High Raise - Greenup Edge - Ullscarf - Low Saddle - Blea Tarn - Black Knott - Dock Tarn - Stonethwaite Mileage  16.5 mile...

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Arthur's Pike and Bonscale Pike - 06/03/2016
Today me and Richard decided to get together with our good friend Jenny to do a walk to Arthur's Pike and Bonscale Pike. Richard had been wanting to do this particular route as a recce for the Triple Spine Lakeland Challenge we're doing in June. It was a ch...

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Allen Crags & Seathwaite Fell - Thursday 25th Feb 2016
Today me and Richard decided to get together with our friend Ian for a walk up to Allen Crags. We all met up in Keswick and drove to Seathwaite farm. Richard and I had decided to do a shorter morning walk, as we had to be back in Workington for the afternoo...

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Ullock Pike & Carlside - 23rd Sept 2016
Today I was working until lunchtime, so Richard decided to plan a late afternoon walk up to Ullock Pike. After finishing work it was back home and a quick change then in the car for the drive up towards Bassenthwaite Lake. We managed to find a layby on the ...

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Castle Crag - 22nd February 2016
Today me and Richard had decided to do Castle Crag, as it's a summit I've been wanting to do since summer last year. We parked the car at the National Trust car park at Seatoller and followed the path alongside Johnny Wood towards Longthwaite. The sun decid...

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Yearly Mileage & Ascent Log
2016 2015  (Total: 83 miles 19,250 feet of ascent) Weds 30th Sept/Thurs 1st October - High Stile Wild Camp - 8 miles 3300 feet of ascent Tuesday 22nd September - Singing Ringing Tree, Burnley - 7 miles 1200 feet of ascent Tuesday 15th September - Yorkshire ...

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My Fundraising
All my fundraising this year is going to be donated to the charity  Mind Total raised so far this year £13.85 For every mile walked and every 100 feet, 10p will be donated Tandem Skydive - details coming soon

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Scafell Wild Camp - 11th/12th Feb 2016
After my first ever wild camp with Richard on High Stile, I'd been talking a lot about doing another on Scafell, which is one of his favourite summit wild camps. I've been meaning to do Scafell for quite some time now, so we waited for a good weather day an...

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Blencathra & Sharp Edge - Wednesday 3rd Feb
Today Richard decided to take me to Blencathra to do Sharp Edge. Now I've been wanting to do Sharp Edge for some time but I wasn't expecting my first time to be in the snow. We decided we wanted to see the sunrise while up there, so our alarms were set for ...
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