2016 Walking Diary
20th December 2016

Hadleigh - Holbecks - Constitution Hill - Sun Court - High Street - Deanery Tower - Guildhall - Toppesfield Bridge

Distance: 5.43km (3.37 Miles)
Ascent: 98m (322ft)
Time: 1 Hour 5 Minutes
29th November 2016

Nuns Bridges - River Thet - Holy Sepulchre (Remains of) - Red Castle - Thetford Priory (Remains of) - Thetford Castle (Remains of) - Nuns Bridges

Distance: 8.81km (5.47 Miles)
Ascent: 60m (197ft)
Time: 1 Hour 48 Minutes
10th November 2016

Moulton - Trinity Hall Cottages - Pack Horse Bridge - Moulton

Distance: 5.21km (3.24 Miles)
Ascent: 99m (325ft)
Time: 1 Hour 5 Minutes
2nd November 2016

Hintlesham - Hintlesham Hall - Hintlesham

Distance: 6.39km (3.97 Miles)
Ascent: 115m (377ft)
Time: 1 Hour 45 Minutes
29th October 2016

Kimmeridge - Kimmeridge Bay - South West Coast Path - Tyneham Cap (167m/548ft) - Kimmeridge

Distance: 10.2km (6.33 Miles)
Ascent: 362m (1188ft)
Time: 4 Hours 47 Minutes
18th October 2016

Cavendish - Cavendish Mill - Pentlow Mill - Cavendish

Distance: 5.25km (3.26 Miles)
Ascent: 60m (197ft)
Time: 1 Hour 20 Minutes
17th October 2016

Chilton & Chilton Hall

Distance: 2.7km (1.68 Miles)
Ascent: 37m (121ft)
Time: 37 Minutes
12th October 2016

Wakes Colne - Mill - Chappel - Chappel Viaduct - Essex Way - Crepping Hall - Wakes Colne

Distance: 8.96km (5.56 Miles)
Ascent: 93m (305ft)
Time: 2 Hours 47 Minutes
10th October 2016

Rushbrooke - Little Welnetham - Old Railway Line - Rushbrooke

Distance: 7.72km (4.79 Miles)
Ascent: 60m (197ft)
Time: 2 Hours 1 Minute
27th September 2016

National Trust Car Park - Ridge Trail - Black Mountain (389m/1275ft) - Divis (478m/1568ft) - Lough Trail - National Trust Car Park

Distance: 11.74km (7.29 Miles)
Ascent: 409m (1342ft)
Time: 2 Hours 59 Minutes
26th September 2016

Giants Causeway Circular Walk

Distance: 4.88km (3.03 Miles)
Ascent: 138m (453ft)
Time: 1 Hour 35 Minutes
17th September 2016

Kirkstall Abbey (remains of) - Leeds Canal Walk

Distance: 7.96km (4.94 Miles)
Ascent: 114m (374ft)
Time: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
16th September 2016

A circuit of Buttermere

Distance: 9.42km (5.85 Miles)
Ascent: 200m (656ft)
Time: 2 Hours 54 Minutes
15th September 2016

Old Dungeon Ghyll - Oxendale - Browney Gill - Cold Pike (701m/2300ft) - Great Knott (696m/2283ft) - First Crinkle (834m/2736ft) - Long Top Crinkle Crags Summit (859m/2818ft) - Gunson Knott (840m/2756ft) - Fourth Crinkle (832m/2730ft) - Fifth Crinkle (815m/2674ft) - Shelter Crags (815m/2674ft) - Three Tarns - Buscoe - Hell Gill - Whorneyside Force - Oxendale - Old Dungeon Ghyll

Distance: 13.9km (8.63 Miles)
Ascent: 1024m (3360ft)
Time: 5 Hours 34 Minutes
14th September 2016

Around Loughrigg Tarn & Skelwith Force

Distance: 2.07km (1.29 Miles)
Ascent: 75m (246ft)
Time: 1 Hour
13th September 2016

Walna Scar - Banishead - Banishead Quarry - Walna Scar Road - Walna Scar (621m/2037ft) - Brown Pike (682m/2238ft) - Buck Pike (744m/2441ft) - Dow Crag (778m/2552ft) - Goats Hause - Goats Water - The Cove - Walna Scar Road - Walna Scar

Distance: 12.1km (7.51 Miles)
Ascent: 750m (2461ft)
Time: 4 Hours 14 Minutes
12th September 2016

Nr Brownrigg Farm - Great Mell Fell (537m/1762ft) - Nr Brownrigg Farm

Distance: 3.64km (2.26 Miles)
Ascent: 309m (1014ft)
Time: 1 Hour 41 Minutes
11th September 2016

Martindale Church - Hallin Fell (388m/1273ft) - Terrace Path - Geordie's Crag - Hallinhag Wood - Sandwick - Martindale Church

Distance: 7.56km (4.7 Miles)
Ascent: 423m (1388ft)
Time: 3 Hours 21 Minutes
10th September 2016

Ashness Bridge - Falcon Crag - Bleaberry Fell (590m/1936ft) - Falcon Crag - Ashness Bridge

Distance: 7.4km (4.6 Miles)
Ascent: 498m (1634ft)
Time: 3 Hours 36 Minutes
2nd September 2016

Nayland - Court Knoll (Earthwork) - Water Lane - Stour Valley Path - Nayland

Distance: 5.64km (3.5 Miles)
Ascent: 82m (269ft)
Time: 1 Hour 55 Minutes
31st August 2016
Long Melford - Hare Drift - Roydon Drift - Long Melford Railway Path - Rodbridge - The Valley Walk - Borley Mill - Brundon Mill - Sudbury Meadows - The Mill Hotel - Sudbury Distance: 10.57km (6.56 Miles)
Ascent: 170m (558ft)
Time: 4 Hours 21 Minutes
4th August 2016
Stoke by Nayland - Scotland Place - St Edmund Way - Valley Farm - Scotland Hall - Stoke By Nayland Distance: 6.93km (4.3 Miles)
Ascent: 146m (479ft)
Time: 2 Hours 3 Minutes
16th July 2016
Swanage - Durlston Country Park - South West Coast Path - Anvil Point - Tilly Whim Caves - Durlston Head - Durlston Castle - South West Coast Path - Peveril Point - Swanage Distance: 9.02km (5.6 Miles)
Ascent: 323m (1060ft)
Time: 2 Hours 16 Munites
15th July 2016
Worth Matravers - St Aldhelm's Head Quarry - St Aldhelm's Chapel - South West Coast Path - Emmetts Hill - West Hill - Worth Matravers Distance: 5.05km (3.14 Miles)
Ascent: 142m (466ft)
Time: 1 Hour 11 Munites
14th July 2016
Durdle Door & Lulworth Cove Distance: 3.2km (1.98 Miles)
Ascent: 160m (525ft)
Time: 1 Hour 45 Munites
13th July 2016
Nr Kingston - Polar Wood - Swyre Head (207m/679ft) - Nr Kingston Distance: 3.36km (2.09 Miles)
Ascent: 94m (308ft)
Time: 45 Minutes
19th June 2016
Goathland Church - Mallyan Spout (Waterfall) - West Beck - Beck Hole - Old Railway Line - Goathland - Goathland Church Distance: 5.72km (3.55 Miles)
Ascent: 192m (630ft)
Time: 2 Hours 27 Munites
19th June 2016
A short walk around Whitby Abbey and Harbour Distance: 4.6km (2.86 Miles)
Ascent: 80m (262ft)
Time: 1 Hour 30 Munites
18th June 2016
Newton under Roseberry - Roseberry Lane - Brant Gate - Roseberry Common - Roseberry Topping (320m/1050ft) - Roseberry Lane - Newton under Roseberry Distance: 3.79km (2.35 Miles)
Ascent: 235m (771ft)
Time: 1 Hour 57 Minutes
18th June 2016
Clay Bank Top - Hasty Bank (398m/1306ft) - The Wainstones - Hasty Bank (398m/1306ft) - Clay Bank Top Distance: 3.89km (2.42 Miles)
Ascent: 215m (705ft)
Time: 2 Hours 7 Minutes
10th June 2016
Coast to Coast Day 2
Ennerdale Bridge - Ennerdale Water - Robin Hoods Chair - Low Gillerthwaite - High Gillerthwaite - Ennerdale Forest - Black Sail Youth Hostel - Loft Beck - Drum House - Honister Slate Mine (Stopped due to Illness)
Distance: 19.1km (11.86 Miles)
Ascent: 1092m (3583ft)
Time: 4 Hours 45 Munites
9th June 2016
Coast to Coast Day 1
St Bees Head - Sandwith - Demesne - Stanley Pond - Moor Row - Cleator - Dent (352m/1155ft) - Nannycatch Gate - Nannycatch Beck - Kinniside Stone Circle - Ennerdale Bridge
Distance: 24.2km (15.0 Miles)
Ascent: 1049m (3442ft)
Time: 6 Hours 1 Munite
8th June 2016
Rosthwaite - River Derwent - Tongue Gill - Allerdale Ramble - Castle Crag (290m/951ft) - River Derwent - Rosthwaite Distance: 5.58km (3.47 Miles)
Ascent: 486m (1594ft)
Time: 2 Hours 39 Munites
26th May 2016
Lavenham - Lavenham Walk Nature Reserve - Lavenham Distance: 4.2km (2.61 Miles)
Ascent: 48m (157ft)
Time: 52 Munites
14th May 2016
Durdle Door Holiday Park - Durdle Door Distance: 1.6km (1.0 Mile)
Ascent: 100m (328ft)
Time: 3 Hours
14th May 2016
Lulworth Cove - South West Coast Path - Fossil Forest - Mupe Rocks - Bindon Hill (168m/551ft) - West Lulworth - Lulworth Cove Distance: 7.32km (4.55 Miles)
Ascent: 270m (886ft)
Time: 1 Hour 58 Munites
11th May 2016
A short stroll to Janet's Foss Waterfall and Gordale Scar Distance: 1.95km (1.21 Miles)
Ascent: 65m (213ft)
Time: 27 Minutes
10th May 2016
An evening at Malham Cove Distance: 2.06km (1.28 Miles)
Ascent: 58m (190ft)
Time: 32 Minutes
10th May 2016
Horton in Ribblesdale - Dub Cote - A Pennine Journey - Pennine Way - Gavel Rigg - Pen-y-Ghent (694m/2277ft) - Pennine Way - Horton in Ribblesdale Distance: 12.16km (7.55 Miles)
Ascent: 619m (2031ft)
Time: 4 Hours 4 Minutes
9th May 2016
Malham - Janet's Foss - Gordale Scar - New Close - Malham Tarn - Malham Tarn House - Tarn Moss - High Trenhouse - Low Trenhouse - Pennine Way - Comb Hill - Ing Scar - Malham Cove - Malham Distance: 17.14km (10.64 Miles)
Ascent: 575m (1886ft)
Time: 5 Hours 47 Minutes
4th May 2016
Bury to Clare Walk
Nowton Park - Hawstead Lodge - Pinford End - Mickley Green - Stonecross Green - Brockley Hall - Somerton - Thurston Hall - Stansfield Hall - Upper Street - Kings Wood - Clare - Clare Country Park
Distance: 30.49km (21.24 Miles)
Ascent: 290m (951ft)
Time: 5 Hours 59 Minutes
3rd May 2016
Foxearth - Liston Hall - Liston - Weston Hall - Foxearth Hall - Foxearth Distance: 7.00km (4.35 Miles)
Ascent: 122m (400ft)
Time: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
11th April 2016
Assington - St Edmunds Church - East Farm - Severals Farm (71m/233ft) - Assington Distance: 8.59km (5.34 Miles)
Ascent: 31m (102ft)
Time: 1 Hour 42 Minutes
6th April 2016
Kentwell Park and Long Melford Distance: 3.46km (2.15 Miles)
Ascent: 25m (82ft)
Time: 35 Minutes
3rd April 2016
West Stow - West Stow Country Park - River Lark - West Stow Heath Distance: 10.86km (6.74 Miles)
Ascent: 88m (289ft)
Time: 2 Hours 8 Minutes
1st April 2016
A short walk around Lamarsh Distance: 7.14km (4.44 Miles)
Ascent: 135m (443ft)
Time: 1 Hour 37 Minutes
17th March 2016
Castleton - Cave Dale - Limestone Way - Windy Knoll - Mam Tor (517m/1696ft) - Hollins Cross - Barker Bank - Back Tor - Lose Hill (476m/1562ft) - Castleton Distance: 13.6km (8.45 Miles)
Ascent: 635m (2083ft)
Time: 4 Hours 24 Minutes
16th March 2016
Rock Climbing and Bouldering on Stanage Edge (Apparent North) Rock Grades: HVD - E1
No. of Boulders: 8
No. of Routes: 2
15th March 2016
Rock Climbing on Stanage Edge (Popular End) Rock Grades: Diff - V. Diff
No. of Leads: 1
No. of Routes: 2
14th March 2016
A Night Time Walk to Stanage Edge From North Lees Distance: 4.34km (2.7 Miles)
Ascent: 362m (1188ft)
Time: 2 Hours 16 Minutes
14th March 2016
Rock Climbing on Stanage Edge (Popular End) Rock Grades: Diff - V. Diff
No. of Leads: 1
No. of Routes: 2
13th March 2016
Sudbury Meadows National Nature Reserve Distance: 2.67km (1.66 Miles)
Ascent: 10m (33ft)
Time: 1 Hour 11 Minutes
11th March 2016
Long Melford - Kentwell Hall - Kentwell Park Distance: 3.93km (2.44 Miles)
Ascent: 22m (72ft)
Time: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
24th February 2016
A walk around National Trust Ickworth House Estate Distance: 9.08km (5.64 Miles)
Ascent: 145m (476ft)
Time: 2 Hours 50 Minutes
15th February 2016
Nr Pentireglaze - South West Coast Path - Iron Age Fort - The Rumps (63m/207ft) - Pentire Farm - Nr Pentireglaze Distance: 5.1km (3.17 Miles)
Ascent: 258m (846ft)
Time: 2 Hours 24 Minutes
14th February 2016
Port Quin - South West Coast Path - Kellan Head (77m/253ft) - Port Quin Distance: 4.63km (2.88 Miles)
Ascent: 318m (1043ft)
Time: 1 Hour 45 Minutes
14th February 2016
Port Isaac - Pine Haven - South West Coast Path - Lobber Point - Port Isaac Distance: 4.73km (2.94 Miles)
Ascent: 235m (771ft)
Time: 1 Hour 57 Minutes
13th February 2016
National Trust Lanhydrock Estate Walk Distance: 2.6km (1.62 Miles)
Ascent: 100m (328ft)
Time: 1 Hour 25 Minutes
12th February 2016
Poldue Downs - Little Rough Tor (390m/1280ft) - Rough Tor (400m/1312ft) - De Lank River - Brown Willy (420m/1378ft) - De Lank River - Little Rough Tor (390m/1280ft) - Showery Tor (385m/1263ft) - Poldue Downs Distance: 7.77km (4.83 Miles)
Ascent: 449m (1473ft)
Time: 2 Hours 39 Minutes
11th February 2016
Tintagel - Tintagel Church - Tintagel Haven - Merlins Cave - South West Coast Path - Barras Nose - Smiths Cliff - Tintagel Distance: 5.06km (3.14 Miles)
Ascent: 286m (938ft)
Time: 2 Hours 4 Minutes
10th February 2016
Boscastle - Lookout Station - Forrabury Common - Pentargon - South West Coast Path - Penally Hill (88m/289ft) - Penally Point - Boscastle Distance: 7.3km (4.53 Miles)
Ascent: 463m (1519ft)
Time: 3 Hours 8 Minutes
10th February 2016
Port Quin - Doyden Point (42m/138ft) - South West Coast Path - Trevan Point (67m/220ft) - Port Quin Road - Port Quin Distance: 4.56km (2.83 Miles)
Ascent: 224m (735ft)
Time: 1 Hour 45 Minutes
9th February 2016
National Trust Lydford Gorge Distance: 2.5km (1.55 Miles)
Ascent: 100m (328ft)
Time: 1 Hour 10 Minutes
27th January 2016
Nr Fangs Brow Farm - Owsen Fell (409m/1342ft) - Burnbank Fell (475m/1558ft) - Carling Knott (544m/1785ft) - Loweswater End of Carling Knott (519m/1703ft) - Carling Knott (544m/1785ft) - Sharp Knott (482m/1581ft) - Blake Fell (573m/1880ft) - Gavel Fell (526m/1726ft) - High Nook on Gavel Fell (488m/1601ft) - Highnook Tarn - Loweswater Terrace Path - Holme Beck - Nr Fangs Brow Farm Distance: 17.0km (10.56 Miles)
Ascent: 882m (2894ft)
Time: 4 Hours 30 Minutes
25th January 2016
Rosthwaite - River Derwent - Tongue Gill - Castle Crag (290m/951ft) - Broadslack Gill - River Derwent - Low Hows Wood - High Hows Wood - Rosthwaite Distance: 7.95km (4.94 Miles)
Ascent: 400m (1312ft)
Time: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
24th January 2016
Peter House Farm - Horsemoor Hills - Orthwaite Bank (348m/1142ft) - Little Cockup (395m/1296ft) - Burntod Gill - Great Calva (690m/2264ft) - Little Calva (642m/2106ft) - Dry Gill - White Hause (465m/1526ft) - Dry Gill - Whitewater Dash - Cumbria Way - Peter House Farm Distance: 16.3km (10.12 Miles)
Ascent: 853m (2799ft)
Time: 5 Hours 13 Minutess
23rd January 2016
Dockray - Aira Beck - Gowbarrow Fell (481m/1578ft) - Green Hill (Gowbarrow Park) (442m/1450ft) - Aira Force - High Force - Aira Beck - Dockray Distance: 6.76km (4.20 Miles)
Ascent: 536m (1759ft)
Time: 2 Hours 13 Minutes
15th January 2016
Hartest - Hartest Hill - Boxted - Boxted Church - River Glem - Gifford's Farm - Hartest Hill - Hartest Distance: 11.17km (6.94 Miles)
Ascent: 130m (427ft)
Time: 2 Hours 56 Minutes