Time to reflect on the gruelling climb up Coniston Old Man

Low Water Tarn (photograph by Carl Thompson)

Low Water Tarn (photograph by Carl Thompson)

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This excellent photograph of Low Water Tarn, with the fells reflected in its clear water, was taken during an ascent of Coniston Old Man by Carl Thompson, of Manchester.

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2:02pm Fri 14 Mar 14

WilliamT says...

The debasement of English proceeds. When an ordinary walk up a hill is described as 'gruelling' there is not much hyperbole left to describe really arduous feats.
The debasement of English proceeds. When an ordinary walk up a hill is described as 'gruelling' there is not much hyperbole left to describe really arduous feats. WilliamT
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