Category Archives: Walks

Across the fields to Cocking Tor.

My walk last week was in the White Peak Area where Les and I set out to walk some of the less well known hills of the Derbyshire Dales. We were doing a reccee for the next Crosby Rambling Club … 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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Warton Crag and Jenny Brown’s Point.

My walk this week was in north west Lancashire where our plan was to climb Warton Crag. We parked at Warton Crag quarry which is a Local Nature Reserve. We  had hoped to see some rare fritillary butterflies, but not … Continue reading

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Crosby Rambling Club visit Coniston.

On Sunday I joined my friends from Crosby Rambling Club on a visit to Coniston in the Lake District. There were 12 of us in the group and we followed the walk that Roger and I had done the reccee … Continue reading

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Sitting pretty above Coniston Water.

This was the view at our lunch stop on Wednesday. Leaning against a flat rock with the sun on our face and Coniston Water spread out below us, what could be better? I was up in the Lake District with … Continue reading

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Shattered on Fairfield

Last week I was walking in the Lake District with three of my friends and we did the classic Fairfield Horseshoe. Eight peaks and eleven miles, a challenging walk. Half way round and I was shattered. The previous evening I … Continue reading

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Up and down the Barranc de Biniaraix.

It was the first Monday after the second Sunday in May and in Soller that can only mean one thing. It is Fiesta Day- El Firo. I wanted to do a decent walk so I joined Tony and Janice on … Continue reading

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