Walking Diary 2017

Wednesday, 19th July Little Tongues, Preesall, Hackensall Hall and Knott End 5 mls 250 ft 7.25 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 16th July Berry’s Farm, Glasson branch of Lancaster canal, Lancaster Canal, Forerigg Wood, Parkside Farm, Webster’s Farm 5 mls 130 ft 2.5 hrs Easy
Sunday, 16th July Arant Haw, Rowantree Grains Fold, Calders, Bram Rigg Top, The Calf, White Fell Head, Bush Howe, Breaks Head, Wind Scarth and Long Rigg Fold. 11 mls 3,200 ft 5.5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 12th July Nateby Hall Bridge, Davis Bridge, Cabus and Garstang 6 mls Level 3 hrs Leisurely
4th to 11th July The White Peak Way 93 mls Lots 7 days Cake to Cakers
Wednesday, 5th July Brundhurst Farm, Old Doozes, Lower Reaps, Old Dads House and Mellor 5 mls 500 ft 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 2nd July Lancaster Canal, Millennium Ribble Link and Lea Town 5.75 mls Little 3 hrs Easy
Sunday, 2nd July Cock Hill, Bleaklow Head, Higher Shelf Stones, Mill Hill & Harry Hut 15 mls 2,372 ft 6.75 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 28th June Oxenhope to Upper Marsh quarries and the Bronte Way to Top Withins. Across the moor to Oxenhope Stoop, a short stretch along the watercourses, returning to Oxenhope by Stairs Lane and the Calder Aire Link. 9.8 mls 1,332 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 28th June Limbrick, Anglezarke Reservoir, Nick Hilton’s Bridge and Holland Fold 5.5 mls 578 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 25th June Moasdale , Lincove Beck, Esk Pike, Ore Gap, Bow Fell, Three Tarns, Crinkle Crags, Little Stand, Ulpha Fell 10.5 mls 3,900 ft 7.25 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 18th June King's Head, Scandal Beck, Smardale Packhorse Bride, Smardale Gill, Smardale Viaduct, Smardale Hall, Smardale Fell, Ash Fell Farm 8 mls 1,080 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 18th June Garburn Road, Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, High Street, Thornthwaite Crag, Threshthwaite Mouth, Park Fell Head for Troutbeck Tongue and Ing Lane for Troutbeck Church 14.5 mls 3,650 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 21st June Hankinson Bridge, Fence Foot, Halliday’s Farm and Lancaster Canal 5 mls V little 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 18th June Heald Wood, Heald Farm, Calder Vale, Kelbrick Farm, Lower Cottage, Moor House, Birks Farm, Wellbeck Wood 5 mls 450 ft 3 hrs Easy
Sunday, 11th June River Ure, Nappa Mill, Westend Farm, Woodhall, Askrigg Moor, Carperby Moor, Windgate Greets 8 mls 1,080 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 11th June Dubhow, Boredale Hause, Beda Fell, Martindale, Ullswater lakeside path, Crookabeck 13 mls 3,080 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 4th June Raise Beck, Thirlmere, Harrop Tarn, Ullscarf, Greenup Edge, High Raise, Sergeant Man, Calf Crag, Steel Fell, Steel End 13.5 mls 3,400 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 4th June Cow Bridge, Goldrill Beck, Rooking, Boredale Hause, Angle Tarn, Satura Crags, Hayeswater and Hartsop 7 mls 1,800 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 4th June Scorton Lake, Street and Guy’s Guide Camp 5.5 mls 125 ft 3 hrs Easy
Wednesday, 31st May Billington Moor, Sunny Bank and Dean Clough Reservoir 4.5 mls 520 ft 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 28th May Attermire Scar, Warrendale Knotts, Langcliffe, Stainforth, Craven Lime Works, River Ribble, Feizor, Giggleswick Scar 13 mls 2,400 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 28th May Bollam Bridge, Poetry Trial, Stenketh, Wharton Hall, Lammerside Castle, Pendragon Castle, Southwaite, Carr House, Nateby, Stenketh, Poetry Trail, Kirkby Stephen Manor House 10.9 mls 1,135 ft 6.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 24th May Spire Hill 8 mls 1,000 ft   Moderate
Wednesday, 24th May Hest Bank 5.3 mls 330 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Wednesday, 17th May Ashurst Beacon 4 mls 460 ft 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 14th May Glenridding Dodd, Sheffield Pike, Glencoyne Head, Hart Side, Stybarrow Dodd, Watson's Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd, Sticks Pass, Raise, White Side, Glenridding Valley, Greenside Road 12 mls 4,200 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 23rd April Rough Moor, Bleasdale Tower, Bleasdale Church and School, Jack Anderton Bridge, Tootle Hall, High Moor, Butt Hill, Cobble Hey (Rare Breeds Centre), Landskill 9 mls 900 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday 23rd April Cuerden Valley Park 5.3 mls 350 ft 2.5 hrs Easy
Sunday, 23rd April Coppermine Valley, Levers Water, below Swirl How (Plane wreckage), Greenburn Valley, Betsy Crag 13 mls 3,800 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 19th April Brock and Bilsborrow 4.75 mls Little 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 16th April Todmorden to Brown Wardle Hill 13.5 mls 2,500 ft 6.25 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 12th April Bolton by Bowland and Bolton Park 4.75 mls Little 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Wednesday, 5th April Brinscall Hall, Snape’s Heights, Withnell Fold, Lower Simpson Fold and Wheelton 5.8 mls 423 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 2nd April Dow Crag, Coniston Old Man, Brim Fell, Swirl How, Great Carrs, Grey Friar, Seathwaite Tarn 10.5 mls 3,500 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 29th March Singing Ringing Tree at Crown Point and Clowbridge Reservoir 5.8 mls 600 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Wednesday, 22nd March Cuerdale and Fishwick Bottoms 5.5 mls 100 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 19th March Leck Beck, Overtown, Tunstall 7 mls Little 4.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 19th March Oddies Lane, Scar End, Ewes Top, Chapel-le-Dale, Twisleton Scars, Chapel-le-Dale, Roman Road 10 mls 1,740 ft 4 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 15th March Clawthorpe Park, Clawthorpe hamlet, Oakwood farm, Slape Lane,  Home Park Farm, back to Holme along the canal and into the village. 5.5 mls 400 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 12th March Skippool Creek,  Little Thornton, Stanah, Wyre Estuary Country Park visitor centre 4.7 mls 50 ft 2.75 hrs Easy
Sunday, 12th March Meols, Hoylake, West Kirby 11 mls 100 ft   Moderate
Wednesday, 8th March A flexible-length urban linear walk from Rossall to Blackpool Central Pier, returning by tram to Cleveleys for refreshments and concluding the walk on foot to the cars. Various Little Various Moderate
Wednesday, 8th March Lancaster Canal, Morecambe Bay, Bolton-le Sands, Mount Pleasant vineyard 5 mls 300 ft 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 5th March Valley of St Johns in the Vale, Old Coach road to Dockray, Clough Head,Calfhow Pike, Great Dodd and snow laden paths to Sticks pass for our descent 12.5 mls 3,500 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 26th February Lench Road, Higher Lench, Lowe Lodge, Cowpe Lowe, Cragg Quarry, Top of Leach(1555 feet), Rooley Moor Road, Jackson’s Moor and Brandwood Moor, Top o’ th’ Height, Hugh Mill. 8 mls 1,250 ft 4.5 hrs Moderate
February Join Pat on her travels to Cuba and Costa Rica        
Sunday, 19th February Gargrave, Skipton, Sharp Haw, Rough Haw, Flasby 13.5 mls 1,500 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 12th February Whalley Banks, Bowley Hill, Dean Clough Reservoir, Whittle Hall 9 mls 300 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 8th February Waterfold, Cromptons, Affetside Millenium Green, Watling Street Roman Road, Stormer Hill Closes, Bottoms Hall Cottages, Two Brooks Valley, Hawkshaw, Quarlton Fold Farm, Birches Farm, Turton Bottoms, Jumbles Reservoir 7.75 mls 900 ft 4.7 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 5th February Dales Way, Conistone, Conistone Dib, Bycliffe Road, Yarnbury, Hebden, River Wharfe, Dales Way, Linton Falls 12.7 mls 1,600 ft 5.75 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 29th January Lytham Green, Green Drive, Witch Wood 4.7 mls Nil 2.75 hrs Easy
Sunday, 29th January Myers Head lead mine, Rest Dodd, The Nab & Angletarn Pikes 10.2 mls 3,230 ft 6.25 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 22nd January Higher Hodder Bridge, Lower Hodder Bridge, Great Mitton, Ribble Way 8 mls 2,000 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 22nd January Black Combe, Holegill Beck, Annaside Banks, Whitbeck St. Mary Church, Silecroft 12.5 mls 2,500 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 18th January Old Tram Road, River Darwen, Avenham Park, Winckley Square and Preston Junction 5.3 mls 550 ft 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 15th January Hurstwood, Foxstone Bridge, Middle Pasture, Cant Clough Reservoir, Hazel Edge, Gorple Road, Clough Head Stones, Extwistle Moor, Ben Edge, Hurstwood Reservoir, using parts of the Pennine Bridleway and the Mary Townley Loop as well as the Burnley Way. 9.5 mlas 1,260 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 15th January Parkside Farm, Forerigg Wood, Ellel Hall Bridge, Sellerly, Bayley Bridge, Thurnham Hall, Thurnham Mill and Condor Green 5 mls 350 ft 2.75 hrs Easy
Wednesday, 11th January Marton Mere, Stanley Park, Salisbury Woodland and Staining 5.65 mls Little 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 8th January Lever Park, Winter Hill & Belmont 13 mls 2,300 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 5th January St Anne’s Pier, St Anne’s Local Nature Reserve 5.5 mls Nil 2.75 hrs Leisurely