BOOTboys 2017

These pages describe adventures of BOOTboys , a loose group of friends of mature years who seek to defy the aging process by getting out into the hills as often as possible.  As most live in South Lakeland, it is no surprise that our focus is on the Lakeland fells and the Yorkshire Dales.

BB1701 : The Dozenth Visit
Wednesday 4th January 2017
Wansfell Pike, Baystones (Wansfell)

BB1702 : The Haunted, Frightened Trees
Thursday 12th January 2017
Helsington, Scout Scar

BB1703 : The Bells, The Bells
Thursday 19th January 2017
Side Pike, Lingmoor

BB1704 : A Comedy Of Errors
Thursday 26th January 2017
Brunt Knott, Potter Fell,
Gurnal Dubbs, Potter Tarn

BB1705 : Great Grandad's Army and Other Relics
Thursday 9th February 2017
Rifle Range, Pillow Mounds, Romano- British Settlement, Kendal Racecourse and more!

BB1706 : GOBB it !
Thursday 16th February 2017
Whitbarrow Scar

BB1707 : Around Robin (all day)
Wednesday 22nd February 2017
Loughrigg, Alcock Tarn

BB1708 : Open or Closed?
Wednesday 1st March 2017
Whinfell Beacon

BB1709 : Second Time Lucky
Wednesday 8th March 2017
Whinfell Range

BB1710 : The Sticklers
Wednesday 21st March 2017
Great Stickle, Stickle Pike



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Later years (if any) will be found in due course via the Home Page.

To discover which Wainwright top was visited on which BB outing - although it may not be that up to date - or for the totals of the mileages and heights (ditto) see the excel file: BB Log.

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BOOTboys 2017