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Cambrian Way day 11: Storey Arms to Bwlch Bryn-rhudd

October 2, 2016
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  Date walked: 9th August 2016 Maps used:OS Explorer OL 12 (Brecon Beacons National Park Western Area) Distance: around 10 miles Guide book: Cambrian Way by A J. Drake 7th edition ************** Another day with the three Musketeers (Paul, Neil and me). Leaving Pauls car at the mercy of car thieves, Neil drove the two […]

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The Dales Way: Day 6 – Burneside to Bowness -on- Windermere (10.5 miles)

August 18, 2013
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Walked 16th June 2013 All the photographs were taken on an iphone 5 and were then cropped, adjusted for exposure, shadows and highlights and contrast and sharpened and re-sized. For those interested in walking The Dales Way you might like to visit the Dales Way Association website. This last day’s walk was going to be […]

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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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Boots

November 12, 2012
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I can’t remember when or why I got the walking bug. I do know that sometime in my late teens or early 20’s I bought a pair of “proper” walking boots. And I still have them. They are an Italian all leather boot by Suola and are called Robusta. I seem to remember they were quite expensive. And […]

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Copyright Charles Hawes (2012)