Category Archives: Walking

The Arden Way Marathon Walk

I made a very silly decision a few weeks ago. Having walked the Arden Way over a weekend two years ago, I decided that it would be possible to do it alone in one day. It’s 26.6 miles so I … Continue reading

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Recent Escapades

I’ve been fairly busy lately. We’ve had various bank holidays here in the UK and when you get a free day off, I think it’s good to do something with it! The first bank holiday – Good Friday – was … Continue reading

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Lake District Adventure Holiday

A few weeks ago I headed up to the Lake District with the family for a week. I’d been able to get a caravan cheaply through work so why not? We were based on the shores of Ullswater, which was … Continue reading

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Recent Nature Shots

It’s been ages since I posted but I haven’t had much to say! I thought I might blog quickly about some nature photographs I was able to take this weekend whilst out in Worcestershire with my walking group. I was … Continue reading

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Brecon Beacons Walking Weekend

I spent last weekend walking with my brother in the Brecon Beacons. It’s an idea that had been brewing since the weather on a weekend away last March ruined my plan to walk Sugar Loaf. We drove down on Saturday … Continue reading

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North Shropshire walk with the Midland Hillwalkers

North Shropshire, a set on Flickr. Here are some shots from last Sunday’s walk with the Midland Hillwalkers. It was 14 miles from Stoney Stretton in North Shropshire to just over the Welsh border in Kingswood. Now I have a … Continue reading

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Rutland Water Walk

Rutland Water, a set on Flickr. The latest Midland Hillwalkers trip was to Rutland Water. It was pretty flat so we had a longer route than usual at 15 miles. The weather was beautiful (I’m very glad I brought the … Continue reading

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Cadair Idris Walk

Cadair Idris, a set on Flickr. On Sunday I headed out again with my hillwalking club, following last month’s trip to Stanage Edge. This time we climbed Cadair Idris, a mountain on the southern edge of the Snowdonia National Park … Continue reading

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Stanage Edge Walk

Elentari86’s photostream on Flickr. I recently joined a hillwalking club, because I’ve been meaning to get more into walking. Yesterday was my first time out with the Midlands Hillwalkers and it was to Stanage Edge, in the Peak District. I’ve … Continue reading

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