Tag Archive: dales

Apr 17 2010

The Moorcock Inn – Garsdale Head

Today’s peaks had us scaling Mallerstang Edge, and as Outhgill hasn’t a pub, we drove back down the B6259 to the Moorcock Inn, at the junction with the A684 (Sedbergh to Hawes road). After fighting our way through the stubborn front door, ales were purchased and a small table at the other side of the …

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Apr 17 2010

Walk 6: Ramblin’ ‘n’ Scramblin’

High Seat, Archy Styrigg & Hugh Seat from Outhgill: We are all proud Yorkshire men and women, apart from Wu Tang who is a proud honorary Yorkshire woman. Today however we weren’t starting in God’s own County, as we had passed the sign for Cumbria a little way back down the road. To be honest things looked exactly the same in Cumbria as they do in Yorkshire.

Apr 02 2010

The Fountain – Hawes

The descent from Wether Fell had seen the first bit of poor weather of our walks to date, however as we had only just entered April, there were no complaints on that score. And entering Market Place in Hawes, we were delighted to find a choice of three boozers, all next door to each other! …

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Apr 02 2010

Walk 5: What’s The Wether Like?

Dodd Fell & Drumaldrace from Hawes: It was Good Friday when we set out for our fifth walk. I had purposely chosen the Friday rather than any other day over the long weekend that Easter brings, because it would enable us to enjoy the rest of the weekend with the walking done, rather than be wary of it coming half way through the weekend.

Mar 27 2010

The Wheatsheaf – Ingleton

As today’s walk had exceeded the estimated mileage by some distance, the boozer couldn’t come soon enough! Having already driven through Ingleton earlier, it was pre-determined that The Wheatsheaf would be the order of the day. A sizeable pub, they were doing a decent trade when we entered and as the ladies nudged some good …

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