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Standing on Esk Pike, photos taken by Terry Abraham during one of our filming outings in 2014, camping close to the summit during an amazing cloud inversion.

HELVELLYN with Mark Richards
this DVD is now available via AMAZON or www.stridingedge.com

Supporting the growing campaign to get more people active in the great outdoors for fun and adventure, health and wellbeing, town and country.

The website portrait picture was taken by my good friend Stephen Poulton LRPS

The Far Eastern Fells the eigth and final volume of my Lakeland Fellranger series was published in 2013, with a short film to mark the occasion Lakeland Fellranger. The best of walks end with a refreshing pint, and Dent Brewery have created a dedicated 3.7% bitter that I can heartily recommend FELLRANGER.

My next endeavour this summer is a film with Terry Abraham, where the star is a mountain... HELVELLYN

photos: Mark Gilligan FBIPP LRPS www.wastwaterphotography.co.uk


Hull Pot, a massive beck-capturing cavity in the western shadow of Penyghent.  
Linescape drawn 04 Feb 2012

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The Ullswater Way

december 03, 2017 11:39pm

Currently I am working on a guide for Inspire by Lakeland to the gorgeous 20-mile waymarked walk around this fabulous curvaceous lake. The guide will include a 6-mile round ramble from Pooley Bridge, via Dalemain and Dacre. I am confident it will be greatly apprreciated and a lovely book to use. It will be brimming with my linescape drawings and stylish mapping all aimed at clarity to give path pilgrims every excuse to come again and again to wander and cruise in this heavenly corner of Lakeland.

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