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The burnt oak at Lloyd Park

Today we visited and climbed into the large burnt oak in Lloyd Park.

The burnt oak at Lloyd park

The burnt oak at Lloyd park

Lloyd Park and Addington Hills

Today we returned to Addington Hills lookout for a day of tree camping, reading and picnicking. It was particularly enjoyable reading “The Gruffalo” from our treetop house. We then headed down the hill to visit the play area in Lloyd Park.

Tree Camping at Addington Hills

Tree Camping at Addington Hills

A trip to Morden Hall Park

Today we headed out along the tramline for another visit to Morden Hall Park, followed by lunch in Morden.

The National Trust - Morden Hall Park

The National Trust – Morden Hall Park

A trip to Addington Hills Viewing Platform

Today we headed along the tramline to take a trip to the Addington Hills viewing platform which offers spectacular views out over London. The woodland surrounding the lookout is good fun as well.

Addington Hills Lookout

Addington Hills Lookout

Boating on Crystal Palace Park Lake

Today we headed out to Crystal Palace Park to meet some friends and participate in a spot of pedal boating on the lake.

Boating on Crystal Palace Park Lake

Boating on Crystal Palace Park Lake

A visit to the Rookery on Streatham Common

Today we headed over to the Rookery on Streatham Common for a picnic with family and a paddle in the outdoor pool. We had the pool to ourselves.

Streatham Common

Streatham Common

Up into the Trees

Today we went tree-camping and put up our highest tree-tent so far. To go higher we will need to make a rope ladder to climb up into the tent.

Tree Camping

Tree Camping

Brockwell Park Miniature Railway

Today we headed down to Brockwell Park to take a ride on the miniature railway; it also happened to be Lambeth County Fair.

Brockwell Park Miniature Railway

Brockwell Park Miniature Railway

A visit to Chessington World of Adventures

Today we visited “Chessington World of Adventures” with nursery. We enjoyed seeing the animals (including Lions, Tigers, Gorillas, Giraffes and Rhinos) and going on some of the rides.

Chessington World of Adventures

Chessington World of Adventures

Mackerel Fishing @ Lyme Regis

Today we headed down to Lyme Regis for a Mackerel Fishing trip. The trip from the Cobb out onto the placid sea lasted an hour and was very enjoyable, even if only one fish was landed!

Mackerel Fishing Lyme Regis

Mackerel Fishing Lyme Regis

Jonathan Tolhurst

About Jonathan Tolhurst

Based in London, my interests include photography, kayaking, paddle boarding, electric unicycling, teepees, robotics, programming, databases, informatics and pharmacy.

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