Category Archive: Pubs & Accommodation

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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May 14 2011

The Water Edge Inn – Ambleside

After a Following our first of (hopefully) many walks in and around the Lake District, and more specifically the Wainwrights, it was time for a well earned beverage! We moved from the Rydal Road car park and back through the centre of Ambleside and onto the Wateredge Inn, which as the name suggests, sits right …

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Apr 28 2011

The Buck Hotel – Reeth

After completion of day 2 of our Herriot Way adventure, we all looked dead on our feet as we headed into Reeth, but after checking in at our accommodation and freshening up, we were ready for a few jars again.

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Apr 27 2011

The Black Bull – Reeth

The Black Bull was our overnight accommodation but to us it was more than that, it was a pub too. We had a couple of drinks the moment we stopped walking but then we collected our bags and went up to get showered and changed. I came back down to find the team sat outside …

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