"The formidable Miss Moffat" - A Rare Interview On Her 100th birthday

As she turns 100, Gwen Moffat opens up about life, crime novels and darkness in the heart of the countryside. A lady who needs no introduction, Gwen is a climbing pioneer, author, and a legend in British climbing and beyond. As the first female British mountain guide and a leading figure in post-war climbing, her adventures have inspired generations. We are incredibly grateful to Cumbria and Lakeland Walker magazine for allowing us to share this fascinating interview with Gwen.

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