Chasing Spectres

Chasing Spectres

Chasing Spectres %22Coniston Old Man and Wetherlam rise like whales from the ocean. I imagine I am standing on a beach, watching, transfixed, dreaming.%22     Words and Pictures by ERIC WHITEHEAD Published in The Great Outdoors, January, 2016 ; Mountain...
Hat Trick on Gowbarrow

Hat Trick on Gowbarrow

Hat Trick on Gowbarrow Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut molestie, felis eu placerat posuere, Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Nullam mauris justo, rutrum eget lorem sed, bibendum aliquet neque. Sed lobortis lorem...
Scout Scar Surprise

Scout Scar Surprise

Scout Scar Surprise An early morning walk onto Scout Scar to photograph the winter sunrise over the Lake District turned out to be something I hadn’t expected. It seemed a little incongruous, ethereal even, to be walking out of Kendal early in the morning, my...
Blog on Loughrigg

Blog on Loughrigg

Can it really have been ten years? I count the steps. I am climbing Loughrigg, near Grasmere, an easy enough task – I think – to check out my muscles and lungs, to get back onto the hill, to re-ignite the flame of a lost love. I can’t remember the last...
Urban Dawn

Urban Dawn

They’re on patrol again this morning: my squadron of spitfire-birds. Circling, diving, turning against a deep blue, cotton-wool flecked sky. Fluffy, white clouds somnolently drift; wind-blown across the morning-blue backdrop. Raucous ravens caw in the treetops. Tits...