Posts Tagged ‘Wales’

The Glamorgan Jurassic coast

Story to come of a wonderful walk with great geological interesting and honeycomb worm reefs on the beach at Dunraven Bay. My balancing skills were pretty good as well…  

Posted by pete on August 19th, 2015 under Uncategorized Tags:  •  1 Comment

A Malvern Meander 2015 – Day Six

Day Six: 2nd May Weather: overcast Route: Fownhope to British Camp, Malvern – 15.5 miles The forecast for the last day of the journey was wet. Whichever forecast I looked at it was rain, followed by more wet stuff, followed by rain. In the UK it’s a good job we don’t take too much notice [...]

Posted by pete on May 24th, 2015 under Uncategorized Tags: , , ,  •  No Comments

A Malvern Meander 2015 – Day five

Day Five: 1st May Weather: Overcast with bits of sunshine, dry again Route: Monmouth to Fownhope – 19.5 miles Taxi! Well it had to happen really, poor planning and knackered knees. I woke to look out of the window of the B&B at a grey overcast day, with rain forecast for later I thought I [...]

Posted by pete on May 22nd, 2015 under Uncategorized Tags: , , ,  •  No Comments

A Malvern Meander 2015 – Day Four

Row row row your boat gently down the stream……. Day Four: 31st April Weather: Mostly overcast, wet through the rapids Route: Kerne Bridge to Monmouth – 14.4 miles I walked a little to start the day, and walked a little to end the day, but for the remainder I sat, paddled, pondered, and felt peaceful, [...]

Posted by pete on May 21st, 2015 under Uncategorized Tags: , , ,  •  No Comments

A Malvern Meander 2015 – Day three

Sorry it’s all a bit disjointed and doesn’t flow very well. A bit of a rush to get this typed up. Was another great day walking, finishing at Kerne Bridge ready for a paddle the next day..here’s the story of the day Day Three: 30th April Weather: Gloomy as weather front passed ending in sunshine [...]

Posted by pete on May 21st, 2015 under Uncategorized Tags: , , ,  •  No Comments

A Malvern Meander 2015 – Day Two

Day Two: 28th April                                                                        Weather: A cloudy start, with sunshine later Route: Malvern Wells to Kilcot – 16.4 miles A fine breakfast and a lovely goodbye at the B&B, as the landlady treats all her guests as long lost friends. I drove around to the end of the Malvern Hills and bagged a free car [...]

Posted by pete on May 20th, 2015 under Uncategorized Tags: , , ,  •  No Comments

A Malvern Meander 2015

My apologies to anyone who has been waiting several months for a blog post. I’ve been a little busy to say the least, but I shall endeavour to put that right over the coming weeks. I had a little wander down around Malvern, a meander which was planned with my poor knees in mind. I [...]

Posted by pete on May 19th, 2015 under Uncategorized Tags: , , ,  •  No Comments

Llantysilio Mountain, NW of Llangollen

Autumn is here and some lovely colours abound the slopes of our countryside. A little visited area near Llangollen, but a really pleasant walk with some really interesting views. Misty air produced hazy views of the distant Snowdonia, but it was easy to pick out the well known peaks. Closer to the East of Llangollen [...]

Posted by pete on October 13th, 2014 under Uncategorized Tags:  •  No Comments

The Pembrokeshire Coastal Path – Treleidr to Solva

The first time I’ve walked a big section of the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path and definitely not the last. I was pondering if I would really enjoy walking 186 miles of the path in one go, and decided that although I would enjoy it, I would enjoy it more if I split it up into segments. [...]

Posted by pete on August 1st, 2014 under Uncategorized Tags: ,  •  No Comments

Tryfan on a beautiful day

A great mountain revisited. Marvellous conditions and as always cracking views from the top.  A few smelly goats as well, great company for three days and a stride between Adam and Eve – nobody bothered to photograph me though!  Here’s the mountain that is Tryfan – enjoy

Posted by pete on June 23rd, 2014 under Uncategorized Tags: , ,  •  4 Comments