Category Archive: All Walks

Mar 10 2012

Walk 44: Tow The Line

Skipton to Leeds along the Leeds / Liverpool Canal: I had been looking forward to this day for ages and as my alarm went off at 5am I was surprisingly chirpy and soon jumped out of bed in anticipation of what was ahead of us.

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Feb 26 2012

Walk 43: Moor Bark Than Bite

Hunter Bark, Langcliffe & Newton Moor from Long Preston: More than two months after signing up to Trailtrekker the full team was in attendance for our latest walk. This time we had stepped the distance up again as we looked to prepare for the immense task that we would undertake in May.

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Feb 11 2012

Walk 42: Cave The Way

Cave Hill from Ribblehead: Our first walk in the Yorkshire Dales since November last year coincided with a rare occurrence, so seldom seen, that you have to go back to 29th January 2011 for the last time that I wore anything other than shorts.

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Jan 28 2012

Walk 41: The Badgers on Tor

Mam Tor & Lord’s Seat (Rushup Edge) from Castleton: This was our third walk since we signed up to do Oxfam’s Trailtrekker and the third walk in which all of the team weren’t in attendance.

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Jan 14 2012

Walk 40: Stone Cold Sober

Hoarstone Edge & Alphin Pike from Dovestone Reservoir: Our first walk of 2012 and it was certainly good to get back into the swing of things after the Christmas excess. We arrived at Dovestone Reservoir to find Jane, Lucy and Katie already wrapped up and ready to go, so we hastily jumped out of the car and prepared ourselves.