New Lake District Wainwright T-shirts now in stock

Posted by Carey Davies on 26/03/2014
Lakeland fashion at its finest
View 1 of 4

Express your love of the Lake District with this eye-catching design mapping the region’s mountains and lakes in a way you’ve never seen before.

Alfred Wainwright was famously a man of few words. But it’s probably reasonable to assume the 214 words we’ve artfully arranged on this new T-shirt were among his favourites.

We wanted to produce a T-shirt with an original design based around the Lake District that would appeal to hill walkers, climbers and casual fans alike. After much racking of brains we came up with the idea of ‘mapping’ the region using the names of its signature landmarks – the lakes and mountains.

In a homage to the famous guidebook author, we’ve taken the names of all 214 hills considered the core Wainwright mountains, plus 11 of the biggest lakes, and arranged them to produce an eye-catching, intricate word map of the Lake District.

Perfect for the Lake District-lover in your life, it’s guaranteed to spark conversations with other Lakeland-obsessives and make the wearer the envy of fellow walkers in the Wasdale Head Inn.

The T-shirts are now in stock and selling like hot cakes, so head to the BMC online shop now to get yours.

Printed on 100% organic ring-spun combined cotton round neck t-shirt. - available in men's and women's fit. A snip at £20 for non-members and £15 for members.



« Back

Post a comment Print this article

This article has been read 19468 times

TAGS

Click on the tags to explore more

RELATED ARTICLES

Active Outdoors: subsidised skills courses
0
Active Outdoors: subsidised skills courses

It is time to Get Active Outdoors. If you want to start hill walking, rock climbing, scrambling or learn winter skills, then check out the subsidised BMC Active Outdoors courses. Suitable for all abilities and levels of experience there is something for everyone.
Read more »

BMC/Climb Scotland Para Climbing series 2017 - Round 2 results
0
BMC/Climb Scotland Para Climbing series 2017 - Round 2 results

The second round of the BMC/Climb Scotland Paraclimbing Series took place at the Castle Climbing Centre in London yesterday with over 50 paraclimbers taking part. BMC volunteer Elizabeth Holley gives us this report on the event.
Read more »

British Lead and Speed Climbing Championships and Paraclimbing Cup results
8
British Lead and Speed Climbing Championships and Paraclimbing Cup results

This weekend, Awesome Walls in Sheffield hosted three major events: the British Lead and Speed Championships and an international field of Paraclimbers. With 200 lead athletes, 170 speed athletes and 50 paraclimbers, it was a fantastic weekend of competition climbing.
Read more »

Post a Comment
Posting as Anonymous Community Standards
3000 characters remaining
Submit
Your comment has been posted below, click here to view it
Comments are currently on | Turn off comments
1
1) Anonymous User
11/12/2016
Why are there no more available.....My wife is half way through wainwrights and I thought I would buy her one to celebrate her completing her goal

RELATED ARTICLES

Active Outdoors: subsidised skills courses
0

It is time to Get Active Outdoors. If you want to start hill walking, rock climbing, scrambling or learn winter skills, then check out the subsidised BMC Active Outdoors courses. Suitable for all abilities and levels of experience there is something for everyone.
Read more »

BMC/Climb Scotland Para Climbing series 2017 - Round 2 results
0

The second round of the BMC/Climb Scotland Paraclimbing Series took place at the Castle Climbing Centre in London yesterday with over 50 paraclimbers taking part. BMC volunteer Elizabeth Holley gives us this report on the event.
Read more »

British Lead and Speed Climbing Championships and Paraclimbing Cup results
8

This weekend, Awesome Walls in Sheffield hosted three major events: the British Lead and Speed Championships and an international field of Paraclimbers. With 200 lead athletes, 170 speed athletes and 50 paraclimbers, it was a fantastic weekend of competition climbing.
Read more »

BMC MEMBERSHIP
Join 82,000 BMC members and support British climbing, walking and mountaineering. Membership only £15.72.
Read more »
BMC SHOP
Great range of guidebooks, DVDs, books, calendars and maps.
All with discounts for members.
Read more »
TRAVEL INSURANCE
Get covered with BMC Insurance. Our five policies take you from the beach to Everest.
Read more »