Category Archives: Yorkshire

A chilly day at Clapham

Over the past couple of days the temperature had plummeted from a pleasant 18 degrees down to zero. It was cold and chilly when I arrived in Clapham with Crosby Rambling Club and the forecast was for occasional light showers … Continue reading

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Barden Moor and Embsay Crag.

My walk this week took me into Yorkshire and the village of Embsay near Skipton. We left the village to walk along Pasture Road to Embsay Reservoir. Passing the sailing club we could look across the reservoir to Embsay Crag … Continue reading

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Crosby Rambling Club visits Malham.

Last weekend I was in the Yorkshire Dales visiting Malham with Crosby Rambling Club. I joined the ‘A’ party led by Roger and we started our walk from the village of Airton. We followed the Pennine Way towards Malham walking … Continue reading

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Crosby Rambling club–Hebden Bridge

Last weekend I was out with Crosby Rambling Club.Our destination was Hebden Bridge in West Yorkshire. After the recent floods the town was slowly returning to normal. We left the town crossing the canal and climbing steeply up the minor … Continue reading

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A tough day out.

This winter has been unusual. The driest and warmest November on record was followed by the wettest ever December with flooding affecting large parts of Northern England. Now we have our first sprinkling of snow. Along with Les, I was … Continue reading

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Kettlewell and Great Whernside.

Last weekend I was up in the Yorkshire Dales with Crosby Rambling club when we visited Kettlewell. I decided to do the ‘A’ party walk led by Roger Tolley. It was listed as 10 miles. I could manage that even … Continue reading

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Caves and waterfalls.

Todays walk starts in the busy market town of Settle in the Yorkshire Dales. It is one of my favourite walks and takes in some fascinating caves and a couple of waterfalls. From the Market Square we walked up Constitution … Continue reading

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