Misty Borrowdale

6 12 2014

Wed 26 Nov 2014
Richard and I have just come back from a trip to North Lakes with a stay at Braithwaite and then down Borrowdale. We got a slight shock when we found that one of our proprietors, whom we hadn’t seen for a year or so, has decided to change from man to woman! 😮 Read the rest of this entry »





Snowy Dalehead, Borrowdale

15 01 2012

Feb 2010
After our 3 night stay at Broughton-in-the-Furnace during which I dragged Richard up ‘The Connies’ in proper snow for his first serious winter hill-walking, we moved on up the Lakes (using the main roads round the western periphery due to the snow-blocked roads in the middle) to Borrowdale and our favourite hotel there, the Royal Oak in Rosthwaite. Read the rest of this entry »