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Another Year - Another Last Walk
Northumberland

Another Year – Another Last Walk

Old Felton to Weldon Bridge - 21 December 2019 Well, it's come round again, another year, another last walk. Twenty-six Saturdays over the course of the year and a lot of mileage covered by the coach in getting the groups to the start of each route. The number of routes we have done over the course of the year is…
Here Comes Northumberland
Northumberland

Here Comes Northumberland

Longhorsley to Rothbury - 7 December 2019 Well, we have reached that time of year again where the nights get longer, it gets darker quicker, it gets colder sooner and it gets muddy. So what do we do, we stay indoors I hear you say. Or, we settle for some walks closer to home so here comes Northumberland for the…
Our Last Trip to the Seaside
North Yorkshire Moors

Our Last Trip to the Seaside

Runswick Bay to Saltburn-by-the-Sea It's our last trip to the seaside for 2019 and we are off to North York Moors coastline with the great big cliffs and the crashing sea. We have only been to the coast once this year and that was in September when we walked from Lealholm to Staithes and oddly enough that was a North…
All Along the Tyne
Northumberland

All Along the Tyne

Hexham to Haydon Bridge - 9 November 2019 There are some destinations that we visit less than others but the last time we were in Haydon Bridge was 1999. Now that has to be some sort of record for a gap between visits. The date in 1999 was 11 December so not quite 19 years but not far off. This…
Long Time no See
Weardale

Long Time no See

Edmondbyers to Stanhope - 26 October 2019 It is a long time since we have finished at Stanhope, our records show that the last time we were there was in September 2012. We did the same walks that time as we are doing on this occasion but there will not be many people that remember them. All the walks start…
Here's a New Place
Northumberland

Here’s a New Place

New Moor Crossroads to Felton - 12 October 2019 Here's a new place to finish the walks and while we have been through it on a number of occasions we have never completed our routes in Felton. This small village is just off the A1 road going north from Morpeth and south of Alnwick, however, until 1981 when the A1…