Permanent Tourist

The personal website of Mark Howells-Mead

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  • Great Gable from Honister Pass

    A terrific hike and a personal achievement in the central-western Lake District on our anniversary.

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  • Warnscale Bothy

    2020 Retrospective – The Wettest Walk

    Of all the walks Jo and I have undertaken, the path to Haystacks in the English Lake District seems to be the most prone to failure. The attempt we made in 2020 was no exception, although a sudden change in the weather led us to an alternative success.

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  • The Way to Green Crag

    I don’t usually bother celebrating my birthday in any great fashion, but as I turned forty this year, I decided to make an exception and plan a short break away with Jo, so that I could look back on the arrival of mid-life with some fondness. After some to-ing and fro-ing on a destination, I…

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  • Great Asby Scar

    Leaving the familiar fells and valleys of the Lake District to visit a less familiar part of northern England.

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  • Looking back on 200,000 kilometres

    All good things come to an end, and it’s time to say farewell to my trusty Avant.

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  • A blessed year of travel, fun, new and re-discovered sights, and plenty of sore legs.

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