Monthly Archives: December 2015

Sugar Loaf

We had decided to climb a mountain on New Year’s Eve and as Sugar Loaf was only about 30 minutes drive from where we were staying, we did not even have to get up very early to do it, although … Continue reading

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Merbach Hill

We were staying down near Hereford between Christmas and New Year, and this looked like a fun walk in the Crimson Short Walks book, which would set us up nicely for a harder climb on New Year’s Eve. I was treating … Continue reading

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Offa’s Dyke Path : Hergest Ridge

We were staying down near Hereford between Christmas and New Year, and once I had seen this walk in the Crimson Short Walks book, I just had to do it.  Not only would it get me along a bit more … Continue reading

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Pilatus Kulm

We were over in Lucerne, Switzerland, for the Christmas markets, and as the Ibis hotel we were staying at in Kriens Mattenhof was in the shadow of a mountain we decided to go to the top of it.  We needed … Continue reading

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