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... pitch we found a bonus - good free wifi. the bad news is that the weather forecast is for rain for the foreseeable future!
We are not used to this - other than isolated storms we don't do rain!
We have made an executive decision - back down the gorge and France here we come!
The weather there is showery, but at least its better than here. The only alternative is back into deep ...
Thursday 5th June
Our plan today was to walk a route that is actually designated a mountain bike route. The route has an interesting name and description (as seen in the photo). The route is classified as a black route and my goodness, how you do this on a bike, I will never know. It strikes me as a route for the mountain biker who is a regular contributor to the letters page of that monthly publication, Mountain Biking for ...
... in the Tour de France will be transported from the grounds of a hotel near Bagnérès–de-Bigorre accompanied by local cyclists and mounted on its plinth at the top of Tourmalet. In the afternoon, we should finally have our statue of Eugene Christophe erected in St-Marie-de-Campan to commemorate a century since he forged his new forks in the village smithy during his Tour de France, only to get penalised at the finish because the blacksmith’s son ...
... to slice a chunk from his left thumb this evening so poor Ruby looked like the Texas chainsaw massacre. He wasn’t impressed at having to sit in the corner with his hand elevated whilst I made tea.
Monday 2nd June
Another sunny day and today we headed to the Peguera Valley and the ascent to Lake Negre (the deepest lake in the National Park at 117 metres) and the Refugio Josep Maria Blanc. The total ascent was 1022 m with the high ...
... t want to go away and leave the valley. He called him 'un vrai Campanois’ – a real Campan valley man. He then described how he felt the same, only wanting to be away for 4 days at the most – a day to get there, 2 days to stay and a day to come home!
I had a nice long list of things to do while on my own and started off quite well the first day:
- Stop drinking
· Cut down on food
· Use rower
· Plant ...