Category Archive: 2011

Jul 03 2011

Walk 32: Triggy in the Middle

Middlesmoor Pasture from Kettlewell: I had planned this walk in a couple of months in advance as I do with most of our walks. The reason behind this is as everyone has busy social lives it gives them chance to plan around the walking if they want. On the flip, it gives people plenty of time to find something to do should they not want to walk, although surely nobody would want to do that today.

Jun 25 2011

Walk 31: Yorkshire Three Peaks

Pen y ghent, Whernside & Ingleborough from Horton in Ribblesdale: Walking is meant to be enjoyable, today however, I had the impression that it was going to be anything but enjoyable.

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May 28 2011

Walk 30: The Langdale Pikes

Thorn Crag (not intended), Loft Crag (almost), Pike o’ Stickle, Harrison Stickle, Thunacar Knott & Pavery Ark from New Dungeon Ghyll: Two weeks earlier we had started our Lake District adventure with a wonderful visit to walk the Fairfield Horseshoe, but today’s walk seemed even more impressive each time I researched it on the internet during the build-up.

May 14 2011

Walk 29: Fairfield Horseshoe

Nab Scar, Heron Pike, Great Rigg, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Dove Crag, High Pike & Low Pike from Ambleside: Saturday 14th May 2011 was the day we would finally get to retrace some of AW’s steps as we made our first venture in the Lake District. I had been both excited and nervous about this day but it was a day that had to come. There are 214 so called Wainwright’s and that was a list that had to be taken on at some point.

Apr 25 2011

Walk 28: The Herriot Way – Day Four

Keld to Hawes: I awoke on day four to the sound of birds tweeting and lambs bleating as we had slept with the window open and what a fantastic sound to start the day off. I slowly eased myself out of bed to see how I felt, as through the night I had woken feeling sick.

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