Tag Archives: Cumbrian Challenge

Tarns, Crags, Knotts and Stickles….the Cumbrian Challenge

Our first attempt at The Cumbrian Challenge definitely lived up to its name. Challenge!! Opting for the tougher course it was an immediate climb out of Grasmere up, up, up and up to the Langdale Pikes with the tougher course taking in ‘Bow Fell’ and ‘Crinkle Crags’. 13 hours, yes 13 sweaty, wet, painful hours later […]

Walking with the Wounded Cumbrian Challenge

After completing my tester up Snowdon last week we are excited about taking part in the forthcoming Walking with the Wounded  Cumbrian Challenge…this challenging 33 kilometre hike starts from Grassmere, the challenge will be a circular route and encompass the following…Langdale Pikes, Bow Fell, Crinkle Crags and the famous Bad Step…in total 33k and 1650m of altitude gain. […]