These 3 were so excited to be climbing their first ever mountain and I can’t find the words to tell you how happy I was, just to be in the mountains with the kids at long last. It didn’t matter if we made it to the summit or not (we did) we just wanted toContinue reading “First Time for Everything”
A lovely spot for a bite. For us and the midges.
Our first outdoor climbing experience on REAL rock
Trip report of our attempt to thru-hike Glyndwrs Way with the kids. Aborted after 30 odd miles of rain, mud and snow.
Alright, it wasn’t the most adventurous day we’ve had but any day in the hills count. Right?
A traverse of Snowdon from Rhyd Ddu to Pen y Pass, September 2017
A rather wet visit to the Brecon Beacons National Park in July 2017
“That was pretty rad what with that drop and the scrambling and the wind, pretty scary in parts, you know cos of the kids and that sheer drop and….. That was ****ing amazing!”
It feels like an age ago but in November 2015 we headed up Cadair Idris. There is a longer story but here it is in pictures.
Heading off trail in Snowdonia for a bushwhack through the heather
Was it crazy to bring the kids along? Part of me was sure it was after all it was supposed to be fun, so a day IN the mountains was favorable to half an hour on top of one.