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 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
- Cheshire Challenge walk 3 – North Cheshire Way & Delamere WayA lovely warm and sunny summers walk along the river started this walk from just outside the village of Kingsley. The track down to the river was a footpath with hedges either side, full of butterflies and bees on the wildflowers. The path opens up to a grassy field and the river, breakfast smells rising… Continue reading Cheshire Challenge walk 3 – North Cheshire Way & Delamere Way
(*I was – and still am – a big Bananaman fan…)