Walking Diary 2010

Wednesday, 29th December

Wyresdale Park, Potter's Hill, Grizedale Reservoir

5.5 mls 283 ft 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 19th December

Preston Dock, Lea Town and Cottam

9 mls 230 ft 4.75 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 15th December

Fives Christmas Dinner walk

8 mls 900 ft   Moderate
Wednesday, 15th December

Worsaw End House, Little Mearley Hall, Lane Side, Mearley Hall, High Moor, Tower Hill, Salthill Quarry and Worston

5.8 mls 400 ft 3.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 12th December

Twos' Christmas Dinner:

Grindleton Fell Pinewood, Beacon Hill, Clough Wood, Broad Ings, Bolton-By- Bowland

10.5 mls 1,280 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 12th December


9 mls Little   Moderate
Wednesday, 8th December


5.5 mls 300 ft   Leisurely
Sunday, 5th December

Fours' Christmas Dinner

Wednesday, 1st December

South Hill, Higher Wheelton, the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, and Johnson’s Hillock Locks

5.4 mls 150 ft 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 28th November

Dove House Farm, Nook Bridge, Aikbank, Farleton Fell & Knott, Newbiggin Crags, Oakwood Farm, Curwen Woods, Sheernest and by canal to start point.

9.3 mls 977 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 28th November

Cowan Bridge, Springs Wood, Ease Gill Kirk, Casterton Fell, Bull Pot Farm, Barbon Fell, Brownthwaite Pike, Whoop Hall Inn, Cowan Bridge

13.2 mls 1,600 ft 6.75 hrs Strenuuous
Wednesday, 24th November

Scorton, Tithebarn Lane, Burns Farm, Barnacre Moor, Grizedale Bridge, Fell End, Nicky Nook, Snowhill Lane, Scorton

7.5 mls 350 ft 4 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 21st November

Hackensall Hall (built 1657), Parrox Hall

5 mls Little 2.75 hrs Easy
Sunday, 21st November

Radcliffe Hall, Dobson’s Hall, Thornley Hall, Cardwell House (Jeffrey Hill), Thornley Hall Fell, Rams Clough, Bradley Hall, Gibbon Bridge, Moss Side and Chipping.

7.3 mls 775 ft 4.75 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 21st November

Glenridding Dodd, Sheffield Pike, White Stones, Stybarrow Dodd, Sticks Pass, Raise, Glenridding, Ullswater

10 mls 3,050 ft 5.5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 17th November

Canal locks on the Glasson Branch of the Lancaster Canal, canal boats at Galgate

5.25 mls 130 ft 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 14th November

Borrowdale Valley, A685, Roundthwaite, Jeffrey's Mount, Winterscleugh, Breasthigh Road

12 mls 1,850 ft 5 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 14th November

Scorton, Nicky Nook, Grizedale Reservoir, Harris End Fell, Foxhouses Brook, Street and Guys Farm

9 mls 1,050 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 10th November

Adlington, Blackrod and Little Scotland

Worthington Lakes, near Standish 400 ft 4.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 7th November

Moorside Farm, Erringden Moor, Stony Royd, Dicks Lane, Stoodley Pike and its monument, Height Wood, Burnt Acres Wood and the Rochdale Canal. Short stretches of the Pennine Way and the Calderdale Way.

9 mls 1,800 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 7th November

Fell Foot, Bleasdale School, Stang Yule, Hazelhurst Fell, Fiendsdale Head, Home House Fell, Fair Snape Fell, Wolf Fell, Saddle End

13.2 mls 1,880 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 3rd November


5.3 mls 135 ft - Leisurely
Sunday, 31st October

Great Hill, Spitlers Edge, Winter Hill, Two Lads Hill, Rivington Pike, Anglezarke Reservoir

12.2 mls 1,600 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 27th October

Wallsuches, Burnt Edge, Two Boys and Rivington Pike

8.3 mls 1,500 ft 4.74 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 24th October


10 mls 750 ft - Moderate
Sunday, 24th October

Allerdale Ramble, Combe Gill, Bessy Boot, Tarn at Leaves, Glaramara, Allen Crags, Sprinkling Tarn, Seathwaite Fell, Stockley Bridge

10.2 mls 3,540 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Thursday, 21st October

Walking the Lights

4 mls 50 ft 2.75 hrs Open to all
Wednesday, 20th October

Halton to Williamson Park

7 mls 550 ft - Leisurely
Sunday, 17th October

Scout Scar, Barrowfield, Burnbarrow Scar, Wells Garth, Brigsteer Park, Cinderbarrow, Holeslack Farm, Briggs House Farm, Helsington Laithes and Bradleyfield

9.7 mls 1,350 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 13th October

Lune Valley, Gressingham & Askrigge, fields, country lanes and riverbanks

5.66 mls 521 ft 3 hrs Easy
Wednesday, 13th October

Leck Beck, Cowan Bridge, Overtown, Nether Burrow, Churchfield House, Cantsfield, Scalber, Longber, High Barn (ruin), Laithbutts, Heberg Hill and Leck.

8.75 mls 450 ft 4.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 10th October

Hurstwood, Swinden Reservoir, Bronte Way, Lad Law, Widdop Reservoir, Raistrick Greave, Hoof Stones Height

15.5 mls 2,850 ft - Strenuous
Sunday 10th October

Canal bank, along River Darwen, round Hoghton Tower, Houghton Church, Back Lane Farm, Windmill Hill, Moss Farm and canal bank back to the Boatyard.

4.7 mls 225 ft 2.75 hrs Easy
Wednesday, 6th October

Wheelton, Heapey, alongside reservoirs, White Coppice, alongside the Goit, below Wheelton Plantation, Brinscall Hall

5.6 mls 350 ft 2.8 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 3rd October

Garburn Road for Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, Thornthwaite Mouth & Caudale Moor (Stoney Cove Pike), Pike How and St Raven`s Edge. At the cairn which overlooks Kirkstone pass we took the path for Broad End and A592. Crossing the road at Roundale Raise we headed for Idle Hill and Wansfell Pike with a final descent to the cars.

13.5 mls 4,150 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 26th September

Batty Moss Viaduct, Scales Moor, Ewes Top, West Fell, Whernside, Whernside Tarns, Craven Way, Blea Moor, Force Gill

14 mls 2,100 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 26th September


9.5 mls 1,000 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 26th September

South to Scholar Bridge,  Fleetwood Road, Smithy Farm Thistleton and back to Elswick

4.25 mls None 2.75 hrs Easy
Wednesday, 22nd September


5.5 mls - - Leisurely
Friday, 17th September

The Rail Carders head for Staveley

9.7 mls 1,140 ft 5.5 hrs Rail Carders
Sunday, 12th September

Old Ridge, Beech House, SW –footbridge, Smallwood Hey, Pilling, Broadfleet Bridge embankment and beach back to car park.

4.7 mls None 2.5 hrs Easy
Sunday, 12th September

Steel End, Steel Fell, Calf Crag, Sergeant Man, High Raise, Ullscarf, Standing Crag, Harrop Tarn

11 mls 3,660 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 8th September

Levens Hall, Sedgwick Tunnel and remnants of the Lancaster Canal beyond the cut off point at Tewitfield, also the Aqueduct at Sedgfield.

8.2 mls 970 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 5th September

Sleddale Hall, Keld Chapel, Shap Abbey

11 mls 1,550 ft 6.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 5th September

Wasdale Head, Wasdale Pike, Great Yarlside, Harrop Pike, High Wether Howe, Sleddale Hall

14 mls 2,200 ft 6.25 hrs Strenuous
Saturday, 4th September

Carrock Fell, High Pike & Knott, Round Knott, Miton Hill, Hare Stones, Great & Little Lingy Hill & Coomb Height.

11 mls 2,560 ft 7 hrs Saturday walks
Wednesday, 1st September

Little Hoole Moss, Much Hoole Moss, Cocker Bar, Moss Side and Midge Hall

5.7 mls 200 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 29th August

New Dungeon Ghyll, Loft Crag, Pike O`Stickle and Rossett Pike.

10 mls 2,800 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 29th August

Old Railway, Avenham Park and Riverside.

4 mls None 2 hrs Easy
Sunday, 29th August

Abbeystead and Dolphinholme

10 mls 1,150 ft 6 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 25th August

Ribby Hall, Halls Woods, Kirkham Camp (HMP), Hill Farm, Prospect Farm, Green Valley Farm, Bryning-with-Kellamergh, New House Farm & Moss Side Lane.

5.7 mls 210 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 22nd August

Wansfell Pike: Nanny Lane, Wansfell, Wansfell Pike, Ambleside, Jenkin Crag, Robin Lane

10.5 mls 1,600 ft   Moderate
Sunday, 22nd August

Threshfield: Malham Moor, Mastiles Lane, Street Gate, Gordale Scar, Weets Top, Hetton Common and Boss Moor

15.5 mls 2,200 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 18th August

Whittlestone Head, Cranberry Moss, Tom Barn, Turton and Entwistle Reservoir, The Strawberry Duck (thankfully re-opened and re-furbished), Bank Wood and Cote Farm

5.45 mls 780 feet 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 15th August

Gt. Eccleston, Copp, Elswick, Watery Gate Lane, Cross House, Embankment, along River Wyre to Cartford and back along Butt’s Lane.

6.5 mls None 3.25 hrs Easy
Sunday, 15th August

Grasmere, Easedale Tarn, Codale Tarn, Tarn Crag, Far Easedale, Grasmere (ice cream shop!)

8 mls 1,700 ft 6.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 15th August

Walna Scar Road, Coppermines Valley, Red Dell Valley, Wetherlam, Swirl How, Great Carrs, Grey Friar, Levers Hawse, Brim Fell, Coniston Old Man, Goat's Water, Walna Scar Road

11.5 mls 3,665 ft 7.5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 11th August

Whalley Banks, Whalley, Spring Wood Picnic Site, Read Old Bridge, Read Hall & Park

5 mls 813 ft 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Wednesday, 11th August

Lower Black Moss Reservoir, Twiston Moor, Rivington Moor

8 mls 1,250 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 8th August

Harry Guard’s Wood, Holme Fell, Hodge Close, Stang End, Colwith Force, Hollin Bank, Low Arnside, Iron Keld Plantation, Tarn Hows and Tom Gill.

7.8 mls 1,487 ft 6.25 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 8th August

Cow and Calf rocks, Pancake stone, Horncliffe well, The 12Apostles stone circle, Ilkley moor summit, Thimble stones, Swastika stone, White Wells Roman Bath house.

13 mls 1,800 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Saturday, 7th August

Blencathra, via Blease Fell & Knowe Crags, Mungrisdale Common

8 mls 2,300 ft 5.75 hrs Moderate Saturday
Wednesday, 4th August

Blackmoss House (Ferrari’s), Blackmoss Farm, Hesketh End, Mill Lane, Crow Trees Barn, Gib Hey, Elmridge, Gill Bridge (over River Loud), Withinreap Farm, High Cockleach and Derby Arms.

5.8 mls 350 ft 3 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 1st August

Sulber Nick, Selside, Low Birkwith, Nether Lodge, Gods Bridge, Dismal Hill, Old Ing returning via the Pennine Way to Horton in Ribblesdale.

11 mls 1,231 ft 6.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 28th July

Leighton Hall, Yealand Storrs, Yealand Hall Allotment, Brackenthwaite, Thrang Moss , Birch Cottage.

5.3 mls 235 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Wednesday, 28th July

Gait Barrows Nature Reserve, visiting Hazelslack Tower, the Fairy Steps, Hawes Water and Arnside Tower

8.5 mls <1,000 ft   Moderate
Sunday, 25th July

Cotterdale (twice), Hearne Coal road for Fossdale Moss, Great Shunner Fell & Tarn Hill for The High way.

14.6 mls 2,870 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 25th July

From Newton, and skirting the south of Burn Fell and Beatrix to call in for an Ice Cream at the centre of Great Britain (Dunsop Bridge) before returning via Thorneyholme Hall and Knowlemere Manor and along the R. Hodder back to Newton

9 mls 1,000 ft   Moderate
Thursday, 22nd July

Norman and his Rail Carders have been out and about again, this time to Rishton

8.7 mls 1,111 ft 4.75 hrs Senior Rail Carders
Wednesday, 21st July

Riley Green

5 mls     Leisurely
Sunday, 18th July

South along the Lancashire Coastal Way towards Cockersands Abbey. Back along a single track road & across farm land to a short stretch of canal tow path to start point.

4.5 mls Minimal 2.15 hrs Easy
Sunday, 18th July

Top Mere Road, Nidd Head, Great Whernside, Riggs Moor, Mossdale Beck, Mossdale Scar, Dales Way

15 mls 2,200 ft 6.25 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 18th July

Turton and Entwistle Reservoir, Turton Heights, Dimple, Longworth Clough, Ornamental Reservoir, and Catherine Edge.

12.3 mls 1,300 ft 6.75 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 14th July

Littledale - Skelbow Barn, Bellhill Farm, Littledale Hall (Mid C19 in C16-17 style with detached stable block and square clock tower), Deep Clough Farm, Roeburndale Road, Crossgill with its former St. Anne’s Chapel of Ease, Udale Bridge and Pott Yeats.

7.8 mls 1,300 ft 4.25 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 14th July

From the Limestone Link, a gradual climb to Farleton Knott skirting the edge of Holmepark Fell. Gradual descent by quarry footpath to Townsend Farm and return to Holme by canal path.

5.5 mls 700 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 11th July

Above Derwent Fells - Causey Pike, Scar Crags, Sail, Crag Hill, Wandope, Outerside and Barrow

10 mls 4,400 ft 8.5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 7th July

Darwen Tower

Tuesday, 6th July

Norman and co explore La'al Ratty and Muncaster Fell, making use of their Senior Railcards

6.75 mls 1,065 3.75 hrs Senior Railcarders
Sunday 4th July

Coach trip - Garry's walk

Sunday, 4th July

Coach trip - Bill and June's walk

Wednesday, 30th June

Foulridge Lower Reservoir, Leeds/Liverpool Canal, Barrowford Locks, Higherford, Slipper Hill Reservoir, Holly Bush Farm, Sand Hole, Cargo Café.

5.8 mls 376 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 27th June

Hazelhurst Wood, Hazelhurst Fell, Fairsnape Fell, Parlick Pike, Bleasedale

14 mls 2,000 ft 6.75 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 23rd June

Round route through Beetham - Holme and return

5.8 mls Small 3 hours Leisurely
Sunday, 20th June

Scorton Village and Cabus caravan park

5 mls Nil 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 20th June

Cat Bells, Hause Gate, Maiden Moor, High Spy, Tongue Gill, Castle Crag, Grange, Manesty Park, Brandelhow Park, Hawes End

10.6 mls 3.170 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 16th June

Rushy Hill, Haslingden Grane, Calf Hey Reservoir and Nab Hill

5.25 mls 750 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 13th June

Sprint Mill, Oak Bank, Otter Bank, Bouthwaite, Selside, Garnett Bridge, Potter Fell, High Underbarrow, Sprint Mill, Burneside

11.5 mls 1,590 ft 6.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 13th June

Park Brow, Spying How, Glencoyne Head, Sticks Pass, Stybarrow Dodd, Watson's Dodd, Great Dodd, Matterdale Common, Dowthwaitehead, Dockray, Aira Force

13 mls 3,000 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 9th June

Longridge, Club Row & Quarryman’s Arms. Knowle Green, Kellets Farm and Spade Mill Reservoir

8 mls 930 ft 4.75 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 6th June

Higher Park Farm, Mellor Village, Lower Reaps, Billinge Hill, Butlers Delf, Alum Scar and Nab’s Head.

10 mls 1,000 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 6th June

Middleton, Lothersdale, Elslack Moor, Pinhaw, Thornton Moor, Hawshaw Moor

14 mls 2,400 ft 6.25 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 6th June

Lowther Gardens, Witch Wood, Lytham Railway Station, Green Drive, Easthams Caravan Park, Railway Line, A584, Embankment walk from Warton to East Lytham, Promenade walk back to starting point

6.25 mls Very little 3.3 hrs Easy
Wednesday, 2nd June

Alongside motorway, Derby Hill, over and alongside railway, Weeton Road at Crook't Tree Brow, Greenbank farm. Over motorway, Greenhalgh, Kirby's Farm, Weeton Road nr. Stanley Bank, Pub

5.7 mls 300 ft 3.25 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 30th May

The route passed several old building all quite isolated, Swans, High Ivah, Brackenbottom, Foss Bank and Beethams, before reaching Aikengill Road again.

9.5 mls 1,350 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 30th May

Hartsop, Gray Crag, Thornthwaite Crag, High Street, The Knott, Rest Dodd, Satura Crag, Brock Crags, Angletarn Pikes, Boredale Hause

10.7 mls 3, 630 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 26th May

Haslingden Grane, Calf Hey Reservoir, Hog Lowe Pike, Holden Wood.

8 mls 1,300 ft 4.75 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 26th May

Garstang, Lady Hamilton's Well, Barnacre Church, Lower House Farm, Bailton's Farm, Greenhalgh Castle

5 mls 170 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 23rd May

Stone Arthur and Alcock Tarn

8 mls 2,300 ft   Moderate
Sunday, 23rd May

Along the canal then over fields & bridges to New Bridge at Brock Side . Return via the river path to the railway line then through fields & passing Bilsborrow Church back to our start point.

5 mls Minimal 2.5 hrs Easy
Sunday, 23rd May

Langcliffe, Jubilee Cave, Victoria Cave, Attermire Scar, Sugar Loaf Hill, Cleatop Park, Ribble Way.

10.3 mls 1,600 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 16th May

Fell Side Farm. Skelshaw, Broadhead Farm, Harrop Hall, Harrop Fold, Grindleton Plantation, St Clares

10 mls 1,460 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 12th May

Hingsley House, North Tunley, Toogood Farm, Dwerry House, Harrock Hill, Coopers Lane, Barmskin Hall Farm, Pyebrook Hall Farm

5.5 mls 300 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 9th May

Derby Hill, Kirkham/Preston Railway Line, Crook't Tree Brow, Green Bank Farm, Greenhalgh, Kirby's Farm

5.5 mls None 3.15 hrs Easy
Sunday, 9th May

Hawell Monument, Lonscale Fell, Skiddaw Little Man, Skiddaw, Bakestall,  Skiddaw House, Cumbria Way, Whit Beck

11.5 mls 3,100 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 9th May

Slaidburn, Broadhead Farm, Harrop Fold, Grindleton Fell, River Hodder

11.5 mls 1,400 ft 6.25 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 5th May

Dean Lane, Dean Bridge, Shawcliff Lane, Sunny Bank, Billington Moor, Whittle Hall, Dean Clough Reservoir, Boston Plantation and Lower Fold.

5 mls 800 ft 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, May 2nd

Birkhouse Moor and Helvellyn

9 miles 3,100 ft   Strenuous
Saturday, 1st May

Gray Crag, Thornthwaite Crag, High Street, The Knott & Hayeswater

7.5 mls 2,800 ft 5.5 hrs Saturday walks
Wednesday, 28th April

Bigland Tarn

9 mls 600 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 28th April

Beacon Fell, Crombleholme Fold, Whitechapel, River Brock

4.5 mls 600 ft   Leisurely
Sunday, 25th April

Kettlewell, Hag Dike, Great Whernside

9 mls 2,000 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 25th April

Herons Reach and Marton Mere

4 mls none 2 hrs Easy
Sunday, 25th April

Troutbeck Bridge, Troutbeck Tongue, Threshthwaite Mouth. Thornthwaite Crag, Troutbeck Valley

10.5 mls 2,500 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 21st April

Studlehurst, Burr Green, R. Ribble, Osbaldeston Hall, Osbaldeston Green.

6 mls 430 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 18th April

Langden Valley

10 mls 1,000 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 18th April

Hey Edge, Westend Moss, White Low, Tooleyshaw Moor, Black Hill,
Laddow Rocks

9.5 mls 1,750 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 14th April

Dallam Park, Haverbreak, Hazelslack and Beetham

5.44 mls   2.75 hrs Leisurely
Wednesday, 14th April

Former Krypton Factor Assault Course, Roger Worthington’s Grave, Pilgrims Cross and the Holcombe/Peel Tower

8 mls 1,270 ft 4.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 11th April

Hollingworth Lake, Piethorn Reservoir, Dowry Reservoir, Castleshaw, Millstone Edge, Marsden Moor, White Hill

14 mls 2,400 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 7th April


5.5 mls 550 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Saturday, 3rd April

Gatesgarth Pass, Branstree/ Artle Crag, Survey Pillar, Selside, Swindale Head and Old Corpse Road back to Haweswater.

8 mls 2,740 ft 6 hrs Saturday walks
Wednesday, 31st March

Moor Hey, Hoardsall, Forty Acre Farm, Jeffrey Hill, Lennox Farm and New Drop Inn Dutton.

5 mls 800 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 28th March

Barley, Spence Moor, Deerstones, Mearley Hall, Burst Clough, Scout Cairn, Big End, Black Moss Reservoir

11 mls 2,200 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 28th March

Church, Lentworth House, Long Bridge, Weir, Hinberry Wood, Stoops Bridge, by Abbeystead House, Higher Emmetts, Lower Lee and Grizedale Bridge, Abbeystead Lane, Church

5 mls 250 ft 3.5 hrs Easy
Sunday, 28th March

Levens Hall, Hincaster, Sedgwick & Kendal.

11.5 mls 1,200 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 24th March

Dam Wood, Camelot Theme Park, Bimpson Farm, Little Wood, Big Wood, Bradley Hall, Ratho Park Farm, Old Hall and The Bowling Green PH

6 mls 560 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 21st March

Victoria Park, Greenber Field, Gill Hall, St Mary-le-Ghyll Church, Cockshot Bridge, Hurst Hill

10 mls 700 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 21st March

Langcliffe, Catrigg Force, Stainforth, Stainforth Force, Smearsett Scar, Pot Scar, Feizor, Giggleswick Scar

10.8 mls 1,930 ft 5.75 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 17th March

Rufford - Fettlers Wharf, New Reed Brook, Mawdesley, Black Moor, Low Meadow, Prescott Bridge, Leeds/Liverpool Canal, Rufford

6.3 mls 187 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 14th March

Wytch Wood, Ballam Road, Green Drive, Saltcotes, Lytham Green

5 mls Little 2.45 hrs Easy
Sunday, 14th March

Ashurst Beacon, towards Harrock Hill, Leeds/Liverpool canal

11.5 mls 600 ft 6 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 14th March

Borrowdale, Roundthwaite Common, Borrowdale Edge, Huck’s Bridge, Ashstead Fell ,Mabbin Crag, Castle Fell, Whinfell Beacon, Grayrigg Forest

11.5 mls 3,300 ft 6.75 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 10th March

Tatton Park

8 mls 200 ft   Moderate
Wednesday, 10th March

Leagram Hall, Knott Hill, Lower and Upper Greystoneley, Lickhurst Farm, Park Stile (Derelict), Park Gate, Birchen Lee, former Berry’s Chair Works

5.9 mls 676 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 7th March

Hebden Bridge

13.5 mls 2,340 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 7th March

Ashes Lane, Dales Way, Potter Tarn, Gurnal Dubs, Latchbank and Bowston

10.7 mls 1,360 ft   Moderate
Wednesday, 3rd March

Bank Top, Gathurst, Leeds Liverpool Canal, Apply Bridge, Stone Hall, Roby Mill.

6 mls 800 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 28th February

Poulton Golf Course, Mr & Mrs Lofthouse's (Fisherman's Friend) magnificent dwelling & grounds immediately after crossing Amounderness Way, Skippool Yacht Club and boats, River Wyre footpaths, Stanah Bank Visitor/Craft Centre (unfortunately closed in winter at 3.30pm)

6 mls 30 ft 3 hrs Easy
Sunday, 28th February

Small settlement of High Borrans, Sour Howes, Sallows, Kentmere and Kentmere Tarn

10.5 mls 1,700 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 28th February

Lower Lickhurst, Waddacre Scout Camp, Bleasdale Church (St Eadmer’s), Bleasdale Tower, Broadgate Wood, Huds Brook Plantation, Butt Hill, Clarkson’s Farm and River Brock.

9 mls 856 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 24th February

Much Hoole Moss Houses, Much Hoole Moss, Little Hoole Moss, Little Hoole Moss Houses

5.5 mls Nil 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 21st February

Rivington Pike and Great Hill

11 mls 1,500 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 21st February

Garstang, Burns Farm, Grizedale Reservoirs, Fell End, Nicky Nook Trig Point & Grize Dale

10.25 mls 1,400 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 17th February

Holme Fell

5.7 mls 500 ft 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 14th February

Waddington, Ribble Way from Bradford Bridge to Eadsford Bridge, Bashall Hall

8.7 mls 484 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 14th February

Barton - East to Hill Top, then north to Abbott's Farm, Mount Pleasant Farm, Bilsborrow, across A6 to canal, then south to White Horse Bridge, Higher Park Head and car park.

5.25 mls Negligible 3 hrs Easy
Sunday, 14th February

Around Sabden Valley - Clerk Hill, Nick of Pendle, Badger Wells Hill, Deerstones, Churn Clough Reservoir, Padiham Heights, Read Hall and cross Read Old Bridge and Portfield

11 mls 1,440 5.25 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 10th February

Foulridge Wharf, Foulridge Upper Reservoir, Moss Houses, Noyna End, Mill Hill Bridge on Leeds Liverpool Canal, Hey Fold, Slipper Hill Reservoir, end of Foulridge Canal Tunnel & Foulridge Lower Reservoir.

8.3 mls 900 ft 4.33 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 10th February


5.5 mls Little   Leisurely
Sunday, 7th February


10 mls 1,250 ft   Moderate
Sunday, 7th February

Ingleton, Fell Lane, Ingleborough, Humphrey Bottom, Chapel-le-Dale, Ellerbeck Gill, Twisleton, Scar End

11.5 mls 2,500 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 3rd February

Balls Farm, Hall Green, Marsh Farm (Little Hoole), Hall Pool, Marsh Farm (Longton), Back Lane (Longton), Longton Brick Croft Nature Reserve.

5.2 mls 60 ft 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 31st January

Garstang, Grize Dale, Grizedale Reservoir, Nicky Nook, Scorton and return to Garstang.

8 mls 1,140 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 31st January

Grassington, Bycliffe Road, Mossdale Scar, Benfoot Brow, Crookacre Wood and Dales Way taking in  Swineber Scar and Conistone Pie

12.5 mls 1,400 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 27th January

Stoops Bridge at Abbeystead, Catshaw Hall, Weir at Abbeystead Reservoir

8.2 mls 900 ft 4.75 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 27th January

Hawthornthwaite, Catshaw, Lentworth Hall, Christ Church at Over Wyresdale, Stoops Bridge

4 mls 600 ft 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 24th January

Todmorden, Calderdale Way, Withens Clough Reservoir, Stoodley Pike, Pennine Way, Gaddings Dam, Rochdale Canal

13 mls 1,560 feet 5.5 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 24th January

High Bentham - Many isolated farms including 1708 Mewith Head Hall, and over Skew Bridge for the return to High Bentham

10 mls 1,000 ft 5.75 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 20th January

Ribchester start, Kellets Farm, Knowle Green,, Duddle Farm and Stydd before arriving back in Ribchester

5.1 mls 500 ft 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 17th January

Chipping, Knot Hill, New Laund Hill, Dinkling Green Farm, Lickhurst Farm, Park Style & Park Gate, Chipping Laund Farm, and back to Chipping.

9.2 mls 1,063 ft 6 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 17th January

Rochdale Canal, Pennine Way, Blackstone Edge, Windy Hill, Hollingworth Lake

13.8 mls 2,250 ft 6.75 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 17th January

Penwortham Bridge,  Avenham Park, south side of R. Ribble, Sewage Works!  disused railway, Lower Penwortham and Hurst Grange Park to cemetery

4.7 mls Negligible 2.25 hrs Easy
Sunday, 10th January

Tackling the Tacklers' Trail - small group walk in place of Strenuous walk to Tarn Howes

10 mls 2,740 ft 6.5 hrs  Strenuous group contingent
Sunday, 3rd January

Caton, Caton Moor, Clay Pit on Claughton Moor, Claughton  & River Lune

8 mls 750 ft 5 hrs Moderate

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