Thursday 14th August 2008
Reached summit at 11:47am, having started at 9:40am at Bank End.
Andrew Anderson (Dad)
Callum Anderson (11y.o. & very wet)
Patrick Anderson (9y.o. & grumpy)
Arrived at 3-30 after blustery walk upwards.
Rain all week but afternoons fine.
Sue & Ed
Lionel & Gaynor
All over 50!
Just been for a swim in Beacon - 8.30pm - float around the middle & gaze at Old Man - feel like I could float up into sky.
Aug 15th '08
Dry day at last. Ate bilberries on the way up. Thought the deer would have eaten them all.
Ineka, Rae & Kathy
Cape Town & Bowness
Arrived 4pm windy as ever on top but sun shining and dryer under foot than expected.
Peter & Pippa
15 August 2008 - 6.15pm
Oops, don't even remember the date! I usually don't like heights but this is awesome! The English countryside is so breathtaking green & snug!
Peter & Moya Fox
Bowen, Nth Queensland
Sun 17th Aug 08 14.25
Doing a round of Beacon Fell with A Wainwright - very wet, a bit windy, cloud quite low on surrounding fells.
Keith & Bev Cromack
Visited with Pontarddulais Walking Club. Great views.
con mucho carino de unos espanolas
Colin Sears Wednesday Walking Club (BAE)
Woodman family climbed up in 1½hrs-ish.
I got up first :p
THE SMITH FAMILY (Heather, Peter, Oliver, Daniel & Patrick)
What a beautiful view looking north from summit.
The first 'dry' day in the Lakes this week. Oh well!!
22nd August 2008
Ian, Julia, Alison and David Jackson
Up in sunshine, lovely after so much rain. A good walk up from Cockenskell, contemplating a dip in the tarn on the way back.
Good guide walk - lovely views.
Ray, Jill, Karen, Chris, Mike & Ian
Up in dry weather & some sun. Great view of Lake & Fells
Kevin, Lynn, Sam, Frances & Molly the dog.
We have done a circular walk from Park Coppice Caravan Park in Coniston. Fantastic weather today. What fabulous views of the lake.
written by Frances age 13
from Rushden Northants