I went up on the very first day of the year - windy, freezing rain and hail - but as my first day out in the mountains for months it was a great day out nonetheless. The narrow bit was a little interesting slightly iced and with strong winds...
Second time in 4 months Date Climbed: Jun 28, 2008
Up there on a fantastic calm day in February, sat on top of Blencathra wearing T shirt and shorts. Then up again in not quite so perfect conditions at end of june. Sat on top of Blencathra wearing, fleece, waterproof, and hat. Would have had my gloves on too if I'd carried them. Isn't the British weather great?
"After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally, you see things as they really are, which is the most horrible thing in the world."
--Oscar Wilde on Absinthe