2012 Lakeland Mega Meet ~ May 11th ~ 13th
Ian Allington has already presented this meet in the way I intended to do it (and his photos are better than mine anyway).
So this a different perspective of a wonderful weekend.
The meet was based in Ambleside at the top end of Lake Windermere.
This is the house on the bridge.
The Giggling Goose Cafe
St. Mary's Church (C of E and Methodist !!)
The Meeting Point.
Esquires Coffee bar ~ Main Street
Glynis & Sue P
Dave & Sharon Coppen and Nigel (Archie)
Chris Gossop & husband Jim
Stephanie & Steve Ransome
Ian & Lesley arrive
Elizabeth (Healing Hands), Margaret & Sheryl
Off on our evening walk to the Falls
Evening meal at The Churchill
If any of these photos appear fuzzy its because you've had too much !
Jacquie (Southern Girl ) and Brian
Ian W & Elizabeth
Margaret and Julia Wilson
Steve & Steph
It's Saturday morning and we're going to climb a mountain !
First a group photo................Lesley explains the controls !!
More walking less chatting folks
Archie strides out
Rydal Water from the Fell
Did it !
Our First Wainwright....Loughrigg Fell
Grasmere and beyond
The hard works done...time for a rest !
No ..................its not a Cuckoo Monty but we did hear one
No..This isn't either !!
Mountain conquered...back to Cherry Garth to meet the Saturday arrivals.
Kiwi...................Well it is all black
Finally ....Viv arrives
Now she's here were off to Tarn Hows
I wonder who that is up there !
Sunday morning and a motor tour around the local highlights.
Flock of Herdwicks near Elterwater
Stickle Ghyll even has its own pub
Chaos on the road to Blea Tarn.
New underwear Glynis ?
Over the Tarn
Finally Viv rides over the bridge before we head off for coffee and cakes at Chesters, Skelwith Bridge before we all head for home.
We had a wonderful weekend thanks to the combined efforts of Ian & Lesley.
Thank you both.
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