Category Archives: Landscape

Memories of Cadair Idris.

Memories of a walk with Crosby Rambling Club. We started our walk from the car park close to the Minffordd Hotel where the B4405 meets the A487. We followed the well signposted path which zigzagged steeply up through the trees. … Continue reading

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Flight over the Grand Canyon.

Today we left Phoenix and headed north along Highway 17 towards Sedona, on route to the Grand Canyon. As we gained height the scenery changed. The cacti disappeared and we were in Red Rock country with isolated rocky mountains known … Continue reading

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Evening Light.

It had been an overcast day as I walked in the Val de L’Arc in the Costa Blanca. Near the end of the walk the clouds briefly parted and a shaft of sunlight lit up the valley. It only lasted … Continue reading

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All aboard the Bernina Express.

The Bernina Line was completed in 1910 and is part of the narrow gauge network of the Rhaetian Railway and is the only Swiss railway to cross the Alps. From the southern terminus at Tirano just 429 metres above sea … Continue reading

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Clapham with CRC

On Sunday I was out with Crosby Rambling club. We visited Clapham in the Yorkshire Dales where I joined the ‘B’ party on a pleasant 9 mile walk through some beautiful scenery. From the car park in Clapham Village we … Continue reading

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Uphill to the Pots and Pans

Yesterday I was out walking in the northern fringes of the Peak District where I did a reccee for my local rambling club. We parked in Uppermill close to the leisure centre where the coach will park next week. Our … Continue reading

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Memories of Yorkshire.

It will soon be a New Year and time to get my boots on for more walks.

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A walk alongside Waiho River.

After our flight over Mount Cook it was back to earth but there was still lots to do in the afternoon. We travelled by coach to Sentinal Rock for the view of the Franz Josef Glacier. I could see people … Continue reading

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A flight over Mount Cook.

We were staying at Franz Josef in South Island and perhaps the highlight of our whole holiday was a flight with Air Safaris on their grand traverse of Aoraki Mount Cook and the glaciers. The aircraft was a nomad previously … Continue reading

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Dufton and High Cup Nick

My walk last weekend was on the western flanks of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. I was out with Crosby Rambling Club and I decided to do the ‘A’ party walk led by Malcolm. It sounded reasonable, … Continue reading

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