Yorkshire

High Dales Hike Day 4: Ingleton to Dent

February 22, 2015
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Date walked: 15th September 2014 Distance: 13.5 miles Map used: OS Explorer OL2 “Yorkshire Dales – Southern and Western areas”. A High Dales Way Companion by Tony and Chris Grogan *********** I had stayed the night in the excellent Seed Hill Guest House in the most comfortable of rooms. Most unusually  a “low fat” cooked […]

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High Dales Hike: Day 3 Horton-in Ribblesdale to Ingleton

February 15, 2015
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Date walked: 14th September 2014 Distance: about 8 miles Map used: OS Explorer OL2 “Yorkshire Dales – Southern and Western areas. ********************** Following yesterday’s entertainment, I didn’t have the best of nights (it was rubbish actually), making several more trips to the loo. At around 4am I took the two Lopermadide tablets that I had in […]

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Cavendish Pavilion to Burnsall re-visited: with Clare Balding (OBE)

August 17, 2014
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 Date walked: 11th August 2014 Distance: about 7 miles One of the most enjoyable aspects of blogging is that people who you have never met get in touch and (usually) say nice things. This communication I received recently was one of the best: Hi, I love this blog. I’m the producer of BBC Radio 4’s […]

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“Walking Home” by Simon Armitage – an account of walking the Pennine Way

February 9, 2014
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Published: 2012 by  Faber and Faber Hardback and paperback editions Paperback cover price: £8.99 In June 1980 ,sandwiched in my photograph album between a bicycle ride by the Thames with friends from Hackney Community Housing and my dancing at the Pontadawe Folk Festival with the  Angel Morris Men,  I spent several days walking on the Pennine […]

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The Dales Way: Day 5 – Sedburgh to Burneside (16 miles)

August 11, 2013
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Date walked: 15th June 2013 All my photographs were taken on an iphone 5 and afterwards cropped and adjusted for exposure, shadows and highlights and contrast and then sharpened. Paul’s were taken on a compact and all I have done to them was apply the same sharpening. Those interested in The Dales Way might like […]

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The Dales Way: Day 4- Ribblehead to Sedburgh

August 4, 2013
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Walked Friday June 14th 2013. Distance walked: 16.6 miles Those interested in The Dales Way might like to look up the Dales Way Association website. All the photos were taken on an iphone 5 and subsequently cropped and adjusted for exposure, highlights and shadows and contrast in Photoshop. The four of us walking today (me, Bob, Dave and Paul […]

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The Dales Way – Day 3 Buckden to Ribblehead (13.5miles)

July 28, 2013
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Walked 13th June 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. We had stayed the night at The Buck Inn and had agreed to meet […]

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The Dales Way: Day 2 – Burnsall to Buckden (13.8 miles)

July 15, 2013
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      Walked 12th June 2013 Distance walked (including our detour) 16 miles I used Colin Speakman’s book “Dales Way” to crib the occasional note for the blog. 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 […]

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