Category Archive: 2012

Apr 06 2012

Walk 46: Kid You Knott

The Knott, Rampsgill Head, High Raise & Kidsty Pike from Hartsop: At Easter last year the Badgers spent the four day weekend walking the 52 miles of the Herriot Way and having a great time in the process. As that was such a success we had decided six months ago that we would do something this Easter too.

Mar 24 2012

Walk 45: Let’s Get Ready to Ramble – Part 1

Skipton to Horton in Ribblesdale: Two weeks on from the feet carnage of our canal walk, we were off once again to stretch the legs and put in some more hard miles as practice for the mammoth walk that is Trailtrekker. In all truth my feet hadn’t healed properly and in an ideal world I would have sat this walk out to allow them extra time to sort themselves out, but this is not an ideal world we live in.

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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