An Oldie Outdoors

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No tough guy and no expert, just an ordinary oldie who likes the outdoors.

Perversely, considering I hate heights and the cold, I’m fond of blundering up hills. Intermittently I leave unhilly Norfolk on unambitious adventures. Blogging about them, I reflect on my inability to choose reliable gear and muse on outdoor life. Nothing extreme or life-threatening. A slight emphasis on food.

Among other things, my blog documents three of my four completions of the Pennine Way, England’s oldest and best National Trail, and my adventures on the Scottish National Trail and the Hebridean Way. I’m grateful for any comments; thanks for your visit and best wishes, Andrew.


Sunrise over Blackton Reservoir from Clove Lodge, Pennine Way.

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