Tag Archive: dales

Apr 23 2011

Walk 28: The Herriot Way – Day Two

Aysgarth to Reeth: The sun was shining as I woke on day two of our adventure. Day one had been hot enough for me as I aren’t a massive sun lover so I was hoping today wouldn’t be any hotter.

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Apr 22 2011

Cornlee Guest House – Aysgarth

We arrived at the Cornlee to a warm welcome! Our bags had arrived and were in reception (phew!). We were shown to our rooms which were very tastefully furnished and had everything we could need, including toiletries, bottled water, tea and coffee making facilities (the kettle was

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Apr 22 2011

Walk 28: The Herriot Way – Day One

Hawes to Aysgarth: The day I had been waiting for had arrived. Today was the day we would begin our first long distance path. Granted it wasn’t the world’s longest walk but it was a new experience to us, and one that would hopefully teach us a lot about ourselves.

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Apr 17 2011

The Fleece – Addingham

After a wonderful mornings walking, we headed from Bolton Abbey just down the road to the Devonshire Arms, however with the car park being rammed, and the girls deciding they were seriously underdressed, we abandoned that idea and headed for the next village, being Addingham. That is where we happened upon The Fleece, and the …

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Apr 17 2011

Walk 27: Beam Me Up

Beamsley Beacon from Bolton Abbey: Today was the final prep walk for our Herriot Way adventure and while I wouldn’t say I was going through the motions, I did have one eye on that longer walk. Last week we had done a thirteen mile walk to make sure we had some distance training and today it was more a case of keeping the legs ticking over before next weekend.