Posts Tagged ‘Pennines’

Dovestone Reservoir, near Oldham

2nd January 2011 Distance: 11.5 mls, 18.51 km Height Gain: 2300 ft, 701.0 m  A walk from a couple of years ago – I’ve been digging around photobucket to try and get up to date with some old walks – not far off now, so I’ll post a few here as it makes it easier [...]

Posted by pete on May 17th, 2013 under Uncategorized Tags: ,  •  No Comments

A wobbly coast to coast – Day Eight

Day Eight – Alston to Dufton Weather: Rained overnight, cloudy looking like rain…..but it stayed dry and finished in sunshine Mileage: 19.2 with 3877Ft of ascent My toes woke my brain up early again- ‘are we there yet?’ – ‘shut up and go back to sleep’. Eventually the pain took over, toes, knees, groin strain [...]

Posted by pete on June 24th, 2010 under Uncategorized Tags: , , ,  •  2 Comments

A wobbly coast to coast – Day Seven

Day Seven – Burnhead to Alston Weather: sunshine, then shock horror -overcast, but it finished sunny again Mileage: 17.4 with 2336Ft of ascent Well a day of destiny – will I get to Alston by bi-ped power and will England get through? – I’m more confident of the first option. I looked out of the [...]

Posted by pete on June 23rd, 2010 under Uncategorized Tags: , , ,  •  No Comments

A wobbly coast to coast – Day Six

Day Six – Bellingham to Burnhead Weather: sunshine just for a change Mileage: 18.5 with 2536Ft of ascent I woke up early but my feet wanted to stay in bed. I restocked with plenty of snacks for the long day. At least navigation was a given as i was on the Pennine Way all day [...]

Posted by pete on June 22nd, 2010 under Uncategorized Tags: , , , ,  •  No Comments