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14th February 2018

A Heavyweight Puzzle

Bardon Mill to Allendale Town - 17 February 2018 It's four years since we last went this way to Allendale Town and it was just about the same time of year. It was sunny but cold and muddy then and with the weather we have been having lately, it will probably be much the same this time around. Still, this…
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North Yorkshire Moors
27th January 2018

Hill or Ridge?

Osmotherly to Kilburn - 3 February 2018 There was a change of plan made for the last walk. With snow on the ground and with more forecast and Alston cut off in several directions it was decided that we take an easy option and head for Brampton. As it happened it was a good choice, it was a really nice…
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15th January 2018

South to Alston

Lambley to Alston - 20 January 2018 South to Alston does not have the same ring to it as North to Alaska but unfortunately, the local coach company does have Alaska on its itinerary so Alston will have to do. Does anyone remember North to Alaska it was both a song and a film the song being the lead into…
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2nd January 2018

Welcome to 2018

Colwell to Stamfordham - 6 January 2018 Welcome to the first walk of 2018, another year where we have some great walking areas to visit every fortnight, you can download our walk programme for 2018 from here. We have five visits to the North York Moors lined up, five visits to the Yorkshire Dales and three visits to the Lake…
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13th December 2017

That Time Already

Warkworth to Dunstan -  23 December 2017 Yes, it's that time already, it's the end of the year walk. Every year about this time we look back at all the walks we have done and cannot quite believe it has all gone past so quickly. What happened to Spring and Summer? Where did Autumn go? Is it Winter already? With…
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6th December 2017

To Snow or Not to Snow

Blanchland to Corbridge - 9 December 2017 The last time we did this route was in January 2013, however, the snow was so bad the coach turned around on the A68 and as we headed back towards Corbridge we all got off and started the walk together. We walked through the grounds of Slaley Hall and through snow-covered woods and…
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