Day 1 - The Lake District near the Irish Sea
Just when you think you can't go up another slight incline, there is Dave (at right). This is the last break of the day. The hotel is not far ahead on a step descent down a rooted and rocky path that seemed like steps in the forest.

Day 0 Arriving
Day 1 Lake District Swan Hotel Walker Group Irish Sea Swan Bridge First Steps Fox Glove Stiles More Stiles Karen over Fox Glove lunch lunch2 road signs dave van break quarry rest quarry three shires break 2 last mile hotel stop
day 2
day 3
day 4
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day 6
day 7
the walk
the walkers
the wayfarers