Category Archives: Hailstones 2017

The final day

Today as the last day. Mary decided to go on a nice gentle hike and have fun. On this hike all we needed was: our clothes, our lunch, our waterproofs and our hiking boots. To get where we were going … Continue reading

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Sea(l) level traversing!

Today, we trekked along the cliff side, journeying to our first location (the rocks and rock pools) to complete our main task of the day moving along the dangerous, jagged rubble of the cliff. This also included swimming in treacherous … Continue reading

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Climbing the highest mountain in Wales

Today we climbed the beast that was Snowdon but before we went we had a hearty breakfast of sausages, spaghetti and hash browns. We were told to wear thick socks, long trousers and a thick jumper; spare gear was to … Continue reading

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Hailstones – Afon Ddu gorge

Today we went gorge walking. Gorge walking is when you go climbing, walking and swimming in a river. In the morning Miss said we had to bring wellington boots, a KMC jacket, KMC waterproof jacket, waterproof pants and a spare … Continue reading

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Devil’s Kitchen & Co.

The day began well. Lovely weather, a lovely, cheap ‘Greggs’ and 9 lovely kids looking forwards to walking for 4 hours straight. What could possibly go wrong? Veering off left, we strolled into ‘Tin-can Alley’. Our first stop on our … Continue reading

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