Monthly Archives: January 2012

Ashford in the Water and Monsal Dale.

The ‘B’ walk started from Ashford in the Water, an attractive village of 18th and 19th century cottages which grew as a safe crossing of the River Wye. We crossed the three arched packhorse bridge built in the 17th century … Continue reading

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Bakewell.

On Sunday the club visited Bakewell. On Saturday the weather had turned a lot colder and there was a few inches of snow on the hills around Buxton. However, for us the ground was clear although visibility was poor. The … Continue reading

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Conwy ‘A’ party walk.

Virginia has sent me these images taken on the ‘A’ walk led by Les Thompson. Having done the recce, Les got everyone round in daylight with plenty of time for refreshments back in Conwy. Conwy ‘A’ party VIEW SLIDE SHOW … Continue reading

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Conwy, the ‘B’ walk

I decided to have a less strenuous day and do the B walk led by Martin. There was fine drizzle as we climbed up the steep hill out of Conwy, not quite enough for full waterproofs but it did spoil … Continue reading

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Conwy

On Sunday the club visited Conwy. The ‘A’ party was led by Les Thompson and covered 10 miles. The walk was the same as I wrote up after the recce, but this time Les got everyone back in daylight with … Continue reading

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Conwy Mountain and beyond.

Les and I set off to do the recce for the next CHA walk at Conwy. We could not find a suitable walk in a guidebook, but we managed to find something on the  internet. At only 7 miles it … Continue reading

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