Two Out of Three
Lake District
3rd July 2019

Two Out of Three

Rosthwaite to Keswick - 6 July 2019 This is number two out of three trips to the Lake District this year. This time we are headed into the Borrowdale valley as far as Rosthwaite, We used to go further along the valley to Seatoller but the coaches seem to be getting bigger and there is a bit of a tight…
time flies
Yorkshire Dales
15th June 2019

Time Flies?

Ripon to Pateley Bridge - 22 June 2019 How time flies! The first time we finished at Pateley Bridge was in 2003. We then had a gap of four years before coming back in 2007, then back again in 2009. Eight years went by before we visited again in 2017 and here we are again in 2019. Only five times…
Here Be Dragons and Moorcocks
Howgills
3rd June 2019

Here Be Dragons and Moorcocks

Pendragon Castle to Moorcock Inn - 8 June 2019 If you head west along the A66 road and turn off at Brough on the A685 road you will come to Kirkby Stephen. Most people will either head further east on the A685 along the northern edge of the Howgills to join up with the M6 motorway at Tebay. Another alternative…
Up and Over
Yorkshire Dales
22nd May 2019

Up and Over

Reeth to Aysgarth Falls - 25 May 2019 A trip to the Yorkshire Dales for this Saturday, the second time in Yorkshire this year but we have not been back to these routes since April 2006. Reeth to Aysgarth Falls involves a bit of up and over for all three routes that are out this time around. The up and…
Along the Limestone Pavements
Cumbria
4th May 2019

Along the Limestone Pavements

Appleby to Orton - 11 May 2019 We last walked along the limestone pavements in September 2015 although that was from Orton to Appleby. The last time we walked from Appleby was in August 2008 and that seems a long time ago. The limestone pavements lie between the villages of Great Asby and Orton with the highest point being called…
Two Out of Five
North Yorkshire Moors
20th April 2019

Two Out of Five

Chopgate to Helmsley - 27 April 2019 This is now two out of five trips to the North Yorkshire Moors that we are doing in 2019. The last one was four weeks ago when we finished in Pickering on a lovely sunny day, the image for this post is from that day. Notice the t-shirts on display but sadly no…