So, refreshed after challenge #21, we had reached the ‘flat’ bit. Apparently. OK, it was definitely flatter than the initial descent, but compared to flat? Nope. By this time my knees were complaining bitterly, with my thighs not much better. But inspired by the stunning scenery, and tricked by Alison’s claims at every corner that … More 20. Take the train up Snowdon (Part 2)
What?? Oh yes. It was on the list of challenges. And what better time and place than when you’re hot, achy and exhausted, halfway down Snowdon in a clear cool lake? We (not sure who was leading who astray here…!) at least had the decency to take ourselves around the corner from the main track. … More 21. Skinny dip!
I was very clear that this challenge involved transport other than my legs. Yet as I write this I am aching and exhausted! Oh, and giggling a little… But that’s for number 21… This challenge was facilitated by Alison Godwin, a friend who lives in North Wales. Early bird tickets were purchased as my 50th … More 20. Take the train up Snowdon… and some more… (Part 1)