• Seven of the best ridge walks in Britain

    7 days ago - By The Guardian

    With views on both sides, ridges make for exhilarating, occasionally scary, treks. We get safety tips from an expert before tackling the Mosedale Horseshoe in the Lakes
    Plus: Six more hikes to try I meet Richard Warren from Wasdale Mountain Rescue at the most appropriate place, a pub adorned with photographs of people in farcically inadequate clothing, carrying outdated equipment while they tackle monstrously dangerous crags not far from where we sit. The only feeble excuse these poor folk can offer is that they lived between the birth of mountain photography and the formation of mountain...
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