June 2013

Wales Coast Path: Angle to Pembroke

June 30, 2013
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Date Walked:  29th April 2013 Approximate Distance: 11.5 miles Map required: OL36- South Pembrokeshire Suggested walking guide book: Pembrokeshire Coast Path by Jim Manthorpe This section of the path is within Pembrokeshire. Their Coast path Officer is Dave MacLachlan. His email is DaveMac@pembrokeshirecoast.org.uk The Pembrokeshire Coast is also a National Park who are responsible for planning decisions. My third night in […]

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Backpacking tutorial videos from Cleverhiker.com

June 19, 2013
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CleverHiker.com is an american based company whose mission is “To Create the Worlds Best backpacking tutorial Videos”. Making videos these days is as easy as sliding your camera (or smartphone) setting to video and pressing the red button. Uploading to blogs,  websites and, of course, YouTube is almost as easy. Making good, instructive  videos that people […]

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Wales Coast Path: Bosherston to Angle

June 16, 2013
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Date Walked:  28th April 2013 Approximate Distance: 17.8 miles (heroic, considering I was carrying my camping gear) OS Map required: OL36- South Pembrokeshire Suggested walking guide book: Pembrokeshire Coast Path by Jim Manthorpe This section of the path is within Pembrokeshire. Their Coast path Officer is Dave MacLachlan. His email is DaveMac@pembrokeshirecoast.org.uk The Pembrokeshire Coast is also a […]

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The Dales Way: Day 1- Ilkley to Burnsall (13 miles)

June 11, 2013
Thumbnail image for The Dales Way: Day 1- Ilkley to Burnsall (13 miles) Walked June 11th 2013 Those interested in The Dales Way might like to look up the Dales Way Association website. All the photographs were taken on an iphone 5, the images subsequently cropped and adjusted for exposure, highlights and shadows and contrast in Photoshop. Bob and I had met at the end of the walk yesterday at […]
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Robert Macfarlane at the Hay-on-Wye Festival 2013

June 5, 2013
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June 1st Robert Macfarlane talks to Horatio Clare (11.30am) and to Artemis Cooper (5.30pm) Hay-on-Wye  and the Festival Hay-on-Wye is one of those destinations that I think of as a treat. I like everything about the place. The drive when we take the little road that runs from Llandewi Skirrid to the edge of Hay Bluff […]

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Wales Coast Path: Manorbier to Bosherston

June 2, 2013
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Date Walked:  27th April 2013 Approximate Distance: 11 miles (a very gentle pace!) OS Map required: OL36- South Pembrokeshire Suggested walking guide-book: Pembrokeshire Coast Path by Jim Manthorpe This section of the path is within Pembrokeshire. Their Coast path Officer is Dave MacLachlan. His email is DaveMac@pembrokeshirecoast.org.uk The National Trust are having a competition to invite […]

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