Walking Breaks in the Lake District

Great Walking Holidays

Rifugio Vicenza a base for great walking holidays

I imagine for many people, the thought of booking your first walking holiday is quite a daunting experience. Hopefully you will find our website full of reassurances that ours are great walking holidays. Just give us a call at Pinnacle Walking Holidays and you’ll be greeted by a friendly and helpful person who will help

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Herdwick Lambs in the Spring

Herdwick Lambs an unique Lakeland feature

Herdwick lambs are born black, but as they mature they develop white, or hoar-frosted, head and legs. Herdwicks are the native breed of the central and western Lake District and live on the highest of England’s mountains. They are extremely hardy and are managed in the traditional way on the Lake District fells. Lakeland has

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Nice People

Healthy walkers and Lovely People

Every year we meet so many nice people on our walking holidays. They come from all over the UK and are thrown into the melting pot that is Pinnacle. Last year was no exception. We were introduced to many new people, welcomed back old friends and established many new friendships. Our mission statement is ‘arrive

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Winter Walking Advice

Everyone loves winter walking in the Derbyshire Dales at New Year, especially when there is snow underfoot

Summer is officially over, are you ready? If not, then carry on reading my blog. In this blog we’re going to talk about general tips and winter walking advice as well as essentials you should take when hill walking. Here at Pinnacle Walking Holidays we don’t do much Winter Walking with guests, but we offer

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Two Sad People Looking Forward to Next Season

Nearly at the Top; walking in the Italian Dolomites

Well our four wonderful Dolomite hiking breaks and the last two Peaks have come to an end and two very sad people are now back and missing the stunning views of the mountains. The Italian trekking breaks have been a great success and everyone was blown away by the Hotel Digon with its amazing food,

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January Blues

Everyone loves winter walking in the Derbyshire Dales at New Year, especially when there is snow underfoot

It can make even the most energetic of us feel down in the dumps, the partying and the over indulgence has come to an end and for many of us it’s back to work. On top of this, it’s cold, wet and windy. It’s not surprising we get the January Blues, but there’s no need

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Walking in the Lake District | Langdale Pikes

A fantastic walk in the Langdale Valley with views to the Langdale Pikes

Walking Holidays in the Lake District are not complete without The Langdale Pikes walk. We decided to take our guests who were on a Pinnacle Short Walking Holiday to the gorgeous Langdale Valley, a magnet for walkers. There are  different ways of tackling the Langdale Pikes but we find the path from the new Dungeon

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4 Day Walking Holidays

4 days at the Three Shires Inn climbing up from Great Langdale

We have just finished one of our 4 Day Walking Holidays in the beautiful Lake District. The weather was kind to us and we only wore waterproofs for a short time-great for the Lakes. We were joined again by some of the Sedgemoor Ramblers who came on our 4 Day Walking Holidays last May. Such

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Walking Holiday Lake District

Three Shires is a fabulous Inn

Well it’s here at last, our Walking Holiday Lake District. We are off tomorrow to The Three Shires Inn to welcome guests new and old. The weather looks okay for a Walking Holiday Lake District so fingers crossed lots of lovely walks, great food, ale and super company. Little Langdale is a beautiful hamlet and

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Five Years of Pinnacle Walking Holidays

Five years at Pinnacle Walking Holidays

We have been running Pinnacle Walking Holidays for nearly five years – how time flies. It is so rewarding to have many returning guests who come back year after year; many have become friends who we see socially.

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