Plans on ice

Posted by @ 8:29 pm on Friday 31st October, 2008.

Events have conspired to force the cancellation of this weekend's intended wildcamping trip. Mike Bell was going to accompany me on a leisurely round of the Coniston Fells (from Dow Crag round to a pub in Coniston via Holme Fell) but he's got a bad back and needs to rest up. I was going to do the route with or without him, but there are things I need to get done here this weekend, things that I should have got done during the week but never did. It's a shame, because the weather up there's going to be excellent, according to the forecasts. Never mind, the route (and hopefully the snow) will still be there next month.

I'll leave you with something for Halloween, courtesy of Colonel Blimp:

 

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7 Responses to “Plans on ice”

  1. Frank says:

    Hi Duncan,
    Great pics.

    FINALLY worked out how to comment here so catching up

    - loved your holiday posts and pics, looked like a great time
    - been really enjoying your pictures of the universe
    - been generally enjoying the blog

    have you got an email subscription option somewhere? - love to be fed

    Frank

  2. Thanks, Frank, it was nothing really.
    😯

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  3. BG! says:

    Forgot to mention - there's a per-post subscription option above the comment input box, and feed options in the address-bar (if you're using Firefox).

  4. Lilo Lil says:

    love it ! someone is creative.....seen your name on OM lots so, glad I took a look ..I go on there also
    as "Lilo"

  5. BG! says:

    @Lilo Lil - Cheers, Pete. It's been a while since I looked at OM, but I do remember your moniker. Feel free to have a look around while you're here, fondle the goods if you wish but be aware that we charge for breakages :mrgreen:

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