The Cumbria Way – Day 2: Caldbeck to Keswick

I awoke after a restful sleep to a light drizzle fizzing on the sides of my tent. I opened the flap and studied the outdoors trying to judge the extent of the potential rain. I decided to better be safe than sorry and pulled on my rain shell and bag cover after packing away the … Continue reading The Cumbria Way – Day 2: Caldbeck to Keswick

The Cumbria Way: Introduction, Itinerary and Kit List

The county of Cumbria has been on quite the global journey in the last 500 million years. Back then it sat, along with the rest of England and Wales, in the landmass of Avalonia that floated around the South Pole. Scotland and Northern Ireland were quite separate; lying somewhere near the equator as part of … Continue reading The Cumbria Way: Introduction, Itinerary and Kit List