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by grifinuk
02 Jun 2013, 21:26
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: Current Walking Conditions?
Replies: 18
Views: 15771

Re: Current Walking Conditions?

Absolutely perfect yesterday. The bits that were boggy a few weeks ago have dried up more or less completely.
by grifinuk
31 May 2013, 10:58
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: Best route up Pen-Y-Ghent
Replies: 1
Views: 3301

Best route up Pen-Y-Ghent

When doing the 3 peaks starting with Pen-Y-Ghent, is it better to climb Pen-Y-Ghent via the 'nose' or to use the less steep route that goes to the left? How much extra distance does the less steep route add on?
by grifinuk
13 May 2013, 12:45
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: Current Walking Conditions?
Replies: 18
Views: 15771

Re: Current Walking Conditions?

I walked Horton to Ribblehead via Pen-y-Ghent and the new surfaced route yesterday, and it was fine until the end of the newly surfaced bit. The Pennine Way section with the wall on the left was a bit boggy, but OK. The worst bit was the small hill just after that, which was the stickiest thing I've...