Category Archives: Walks

Trefriw with CRC

My latest walk was with Crosby Rambling Club when we visited Trefriw in North Wales. I decided to do the ‘B’ walk, at 9.5 mile it would be enough for today but it also seemed the most photogenic walk. We … Continue reading

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I’ve got that sinking feeling!

Yesterday, Roger and I accompanied Lin and Jean on their reccee for a forthcoming walk with Crosby Rambling Club. Our destination was Scorton at the western edge of the Forest of Bowland and we were due to take in Nicky … Continue reading

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The Langdale Valley with CRC.

This weekend I went up to the Lake District with Crosby Rambling Club. Our destination was Elterwater and the lovely Langdale Valley. I joined the B party on one of the classic walks in the Langdale Valley. From Elterwater we … Continue reading

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Villages and Witches.

My walk this week was round three villages that lie in the shadow of Pendle Hill in Lancashire. They will forever be associated with the infamous Pendle Witch Trials of 1612. We started our walk from Barley where there were … Continue reading

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Crosby Rambling Club visits Kirkby Stephen

On Sunday I was walking in Cumbria with my local rambling club. Our destination was Kirkby Stephen, an important staging post on the Coast to Coast walk. The ‘A’ party were going to do the two hour climb up to … Continue reading

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A walk to an island

Yesterday I joined the mid-week walking group from Crosby Rambling Club for an enjoyable walk across to Hilbre Island. Hilbre Island is situated about a mile offshore from West Kirby on the Wirral at the mouth of the Dee Estuary. … Continue reading

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High on the Schmittenhohe

It was the last day of my holiday in Austria and I wanted to do another high level walk on the Schmittenhohe. However the weather was not promising. It had gone cooler and the forecast was for rain in the … Continue reading

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