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Smile Lake District 2016 Video (part 3)

Well I've finally managed to finish editing and uploading this latest part and here it is .........

The HardKnott Pass from the Eskdale end. I'll let the video do the talking.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEg3jtt9Xc8&feature=youtu.be


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Another great video Davie. I've been waiting for that one.

You don't see much of the terraine when you're at the wheel so it's good to see what i missed.
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That's what I call playtime! Awesome video and soundtrack! The driving wasn't bad either! Really pretty countryside!

Thanks for taking us along on the ride!

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Great stuff yet again Davie, Thanks. The "tortoise and the hare" analogy made me giggle!

Like Dave @DPA I found myself unable to take in the scenery most of the time. The HardKnott is certainly a challenge, especially when you find large SUV's and the like coming the other way and you are without a passing place! I also fell victim to a 'stealth rock' at the roadside although annoyingly I did this going backwards and squeezing hard over trying to make room for someone coming the other way.

In some ways I found it too much of an ordeal to enjoy, not really a great driver's road in my opinion but very technical, more of an assault course with people going in both directions!


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I'm loving these videos. Never seen that part of the country - it looks amazing!

Thanks for posting.
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Once again, another great video Davie... love the subtitled commentary, as well as the soundtrack!

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The first 3 videos have been great. I am looking forward very much to the next instalment.
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Cool

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I'm glad I was there.
And those Fast Yorkshire Roads on the way back.....
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Superb again! Tracy was listening through the headphones and she kept saying don't the engines sound beautiful!
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Another great video, they sound so good. That was a good drive. Only just seen it now, thanks to @TFP. Cheers.
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