Wainwright, Pain and Pleasure

Walking Alfred Wainwrights Coast to Coast there were many things that came to mind every day in my near exhausted state, bloody Wainwright was one them, as his paths led us up another fell only to descend and ascend yet another. I say this with the utmost respect for the man who devoted an entire life time to exploring the fells of the lake District, the Yorkshire Dales and the North York Moors. He is responsible for creating the Coast to Coast route that follows a system of trails for 192 miles from the West coast, starting at St Bees…