With mist blanketing the City of Carlisle all weekend I ventured out to get some exercise and some boys time with my human dad.
Cargo, situated to the north west of the City of Carlisle, is the latest place to be marked on my list of expedition destinations.
Many two leggers say that a red sky on a morning is the harbinger of bad weather later in the day.
Dad has only been off a week and I feel as if we have walked around the globe.
Stretching our legs took some organising this week due to the wet weather and other commitments. Dad had been away towards the end of the week so had loads to catch up with. However, we did manage to get to revisit our walk along the River from Dalston to Denton Holme. Cummersdale Print Works Our […]
Last weekend dad went away to work in London, so this week was payback time and he had a real treat in-store. Heading west on the A596 for around 25miles we arrive at the coastal town of Maryport. Parking in front of the Lake District Coast Aquarium, known locally as the Maryport Aquarium, mum paid […]
Dad seems to be going further today in the car than we have done on recent walks but in the air is a familiar scent that seems to be getting stronger as we approach a place called Whitehaven. Looking through the window in the back of the car we see the sea to our right […]
Although the sun was shining the sky looked a bit overcast so it was decided we would go to Rickerby Park.
Bothel was to be our starting point then, depending on the weather, Gilcrux and possibly ending up in Allonby via a few places on the way.
Despite our best efforts last night mum and dad insisted on staying up way past their bedtimes and saw in something they call the new year. In what has become an annual ritual dad gets his coat and shoes on and leaves the house just before midnight, clutching a small bag of salt, a cork […]