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How to hike with a baby

How to hike with babies and children! Although my quality days on the hill are limited at the moment and have been for the past

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100 British Hiking Tips

01. don’t forget your waterproof Seriously, don’t trust the weather forecast, especially if your walk is taking you across mountainous, or remote terrain. We feel

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Inn at the Bush

The Inn At the Bush is a charming, newly refurbished Pub and Bed and Breakfast, conveniently located with good access to Bowness-on-Solway and Carlisle Alike.

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Hill on the Wall B&B

Hill on the Wall, in Gildland, is a luxury guest house run by the Elaine Packer. This grade 2 listed Georgian Farmhouse overlooks the wall,

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How does GoreTex work?

How does goretex work? GoreTex – That miracle fabric which almost every outdoor brand uses to make their kit waterproof. And for good reason. It’s

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