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A spring run

    It’s a cold, bright start to the day and we’re running through a field, a pack of two, following the tracks of the deer that pass this way at night. Spring is early this year and pollen coats … Continue reading

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Christmas in Brecon

In the morning: Out side -frozen mist. Inside – children crawling and running. A brown flood pours down the valley. Roman legionaries marched along this swollen river soon after Christ died – eager for Welsh copper and gold. The Beacons … Continue reading

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Hike-u*

Guadarrama Mountains, Spain, late October. Hiking the forest section of the trail to the peak of Penalara, we stopped to watch as a group of vultures rose up on the thermals. Later I remembered the excellent Wing Beats – a … Continue reading

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A few thoughts on one of the Best Walks in Britain,

Google “The Best Walks in Britain.” Maybe you have, perhaps it was how you ended up here. You’ll find planty of suggestions; there are edges to stride along, vallies to descend into and woods to explore. There are circuits, trails, … Continue reading

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