Category Archives: Wales

Church Stoke to Bishops Castle.

Yesterday I was out with Crosby Rambling Club on a walk in the border country spanning Shropshire and Wales. We started our walk from the outskirts of Church Stoke and almost immediately began the climb up Todleth Hill. This is … Continue reading

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Moel Famau from Cilcain

We started our walk from the beautiful village of Cilcain in Flintshire, a pub, church, village hall and a shop. What more could you want? We headed south to skirt round the eastern slopes of Ffrith Mountain. The path was … Continue reading

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At Loggerheads with Crosby Rambling Club.

A slightly misleading title. I do not suggest that I have fallen out or that I am in dispute with the Rambling Club. I mean that yesterday I visited Loggerheads in North Wales with the club. I chose to do … Continue reading

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Crosby Rambling Club visits Llangollen

At the weekend I was in Llangollen with my local rambling club and joined the ‘A’ party walk led by Roger. We set off along the towpath of the Llangollen canal and after about a mile we left the canal … Continue reading

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Corwen countryside

At the weekend I was in Wales with my local rambling club when we visited Corwen. Corwen is situated close to a bend in the River Dee and was once an important staging point on the London to Holyhead road, … Continue reading

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Moel Fferna from Corwen

I’m back in Wales with Les to do a reccee for the next Crosby Rambling Club walk. Only about 11 miles he said, we should be fine!. We set out from Corwen and planned to follow a section of the … Continue reading

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Blown away by the Brecon Beacons. Day 2

June 3rd 2015. What a difference a day makes. Yesterday the weather here in Wales was horrendous, but today I woke up to sunshine, blue skies and white fluffy clouds. Visibility was perfect and today it was my mind that … Continue reading

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