Malham Sunday 29th July 2007

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leader: Rowland Nock     Distance: 9.5 miles From the car park we head out to Hanlith Hall via Aire Head where we pick up the Pennine Way. From Mires Barn we head up through the beautiful Janet’s Foss and into Gordale Scar. Please note that the path up Gordale Scar is very steep and will involve …

Hartington Sunday 24th June 2007

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leader: Jackie Gudgeon     Distance: 11 miles Hartington – Highfield Lane to Biggin – Tissington Trail – Coldeaton Bridge – River Dove – Milldale – Stanshope – Alstonefield – Narrowdale – Beresford Dale – Hartington.Highs and Lows – Dales and hilltop villages. Gradual climb out of Hartington to reach the village of Biggin from where we …

Glenridding Sunday 20th May 2007

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leader: Selwyn Williams     Distance: 10 miles (2750 ft) Exelsior (for the benefit of those fortunate enough not to have suffered Latin at school, it means Uppards) and there’s a lot of that today – Helvellyn the target and Striding Edge the route. Over to Wainwright: “Striding Edge is the finest ridge there is in Lakeland …

Grassington Sunday 29th April 2007

Today’s Walks Note we are offering four walks today, which we hope will reduce the numbers on the regular Moderate walk, and also give some of the more able Easy walkers the chance of a little extra challenge. If this works out well, we will hopefully be able to make this a regular thing, depending of course on whether or …

Bolton Abbey Sunday 25th March 2007

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leader: Rowland Nock     Distance: 10.5 miles From the car park we head out across the grounds of Bolton Priory and initially follow the Dales Way besides the beautiful River Wharfe to Posforth Bridge. From here we make our way up Posforth Gill and into The Valley of Desolation (please don’t let this put you off, …

Kirkby Lonsdale Sunday 25th February 2007

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leader : Jackie Gudgeon     Distance: 11 miles We will set off from Devils Bridge to follow quiet lanes, tracks and field paths as far as Cowan Bridge, when we will follow the path along the Leck Beck to East Gill Kirk. After crossing Leck Beck we follow a bridle way as far as Bull Pot …

Ramsbottom Sunday 28th January 2007

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leader : Rowland Nock     Distance: 13 miles From Ramsbottom we head out north along the Sculpture Trail to Stubbins following the River Irwell and the East Lancs Railway. From here we head off up through Stubbins Wood and then north heading gradually onto Holcombe Moor. We then follow the Rossendale Way as far as Musden …