Leading a double life of adventure and engineering. A bit like Bananaman*, but with cake.
My next big scary challenge is an arctic expedition crossing Svalbard. I’ve never been anywhere that cold before and I can’t ski. Oh, and there might be polar bears.
Well, covid has scuppered that plan. Postponed from 2020 to 2021 and again to 2022 I needed something to keep me motivated, the mountains are out of reach so I’ve have set myself a more local project – the Cheshire Challenge to walk all 25 long distance paths in Cheshire totaling 1500km, its going to take a while and a lot of cake.
- Cheshire Challenge walk 5 – Sandstone Trail & Eddisbury WayThis walk on a lovely sunny August day was the other half to walk 1, repeating the connecting path. This time I met with the awesome Sarah Williams of Tough Girl Challenges, we parked our cars and, without our usual greeting of a hug, we set off. The Sandstone trail is well trodden and with… Continue reading Cheshire Challenge walk 5 – Sandstone Trail & Eddisbury Way
- Cheshire Challenge walk 4 – Weaver WayIt has been a long, long time since I walked 20 km. Mentally this seemed like a huge challenge, although lockdown had meant I walked almost daily I had no idea if I could walk 20km in one go. I decided to do a solo linear walk with my husband dropping me off and collecting… Continue reading Cheshire Challenge walk 4 – Weaver Way
(*I was – and still am – a big Bananaman fan…)