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Jan 29 2011

Anchor Inn – Gargrave

With a fabulous walk to Sharp Haw done and dusted we were ready for a drink to celebrate. Our original choice didn’t open until midday so the Old Swan’s loss was the Anchor Inn’s gain. We walked in to be confronted by one solitary bloke behind the bar and nobody else. I guess it was …

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Jan 29 2011

Walk 21: Short Sharp Shock!

Sharpah from Gargrave: This was meant to be the first walk of 2011 taking place on 2nd January, hence the walk title. Unfortunately I was struck down with the dreaded “man flu” or something even worse over New Year so the walk had to be postponed. We began this year’s walking last weekend although the turnout was only three and I was unsure if this walk would be any better.

Jan 22 2011

Tennant Arms – Kilnsey

Our first walk of 2011 was done and dusted so we popped in to the Tennant Arms for a quick drink to celebrate. The inside was neat and tidy and whilst I had changed, L’Autobus were still in muddy boots. Not to worry as there was plenty of stone flooring and signs to indicate walkers …

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Jan 22 2011

Walk 20: Pastures New

New Pasture Edge from Kilnsey: Our first walk of 2011 and the lowest turnout so far. It could be that people were just busy, or possibly it was to do with it being the middle of January, maybe and more worryingly, it may be that people are losing interest. Whatever the reason, and I hope it isn’t the later, I was ready to go once again.

Nov 27 2010

Walk 19: Snowed White & The River Wharfe

North Nab from Strid Wood: Now for those of you that have been following, you’ll know that I’m not too clever at getting up at 6.30am on a Saturday, so when Dave suggested another walk, I must’ve been feeling particularly perky to agree to go along. However this was not the case when the alarm went off and I had to get up.