Tag Archive: pub review

Aug 20 2011

The Helwith Bridge – Helwith Bridge

We had spotted the Helwith Bridge during our walk and we debated whether to stop for a quick pint en route, choosing not to for fear of us never leaving. As we neared the end of the walk in Horton, L’Autobus suggested that instead of going into a pub we had been in many times …

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Jul 30 2011

Tennant Arms – Kilnsey (2nd Visit)

After a prolonged break of four weeks without a walk, and in all honesty five weeks without a taxing walk, it was good to get out up in the hills again. And with it being a warm day we worked up quite a thirst, thus at just gone 11am we were in the Tennant Arms …

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Jul 03 2011

The Racehorses Hotel – Kettlewell (2nd Visit)

Today’s walk was only 2.6 miles long and very easy indeed so we were back to the pub shortly after opening time. There were already a few people inside as we arrived but with the day being a glorious one we elected to sit outside and soak up some sunshine. We had choice of a …

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Jun 25 2011

The Crown – Horton-in-Ribblesdale (2nd Visit)

Back to the Crown Inn, following the badgers’ 3 peaks “dry” run. It had been a thoroughly miserable day weather-wise, but we had completed the three peaks nonetheless and the drinks today were hard earned. And the thing about the Crown Inn, is that you can see it on the horizon for the last stretch …

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May 28 2011

The Stickle Barn Tavern – Langdale

After an wonderful, but part-aborted walk up the Langdale Pikes and a few surrounding peaks, we were more than ready for a swifty, and the Stickle Barn Tavern was our hostlery of choice. As soon as we went in, the rain that had battered us for the previous three hours at least, subsided and was …

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