2018 Walking Diary
 
  25th September 2018

St Edmund Way - Part 1
Manningtree Station - Cattawade Marshes - Flatford Mill - River Stour - Dedham - Stratford St Mary - Broomhouse - River Stour - Eastfields Farm - Scotland Street - Stoke By Nayland - Poplar Farm - Nayland

Distance: 23.8km (14.78 Mile)
Ascent: 185m (607ft)
Time: 6 Hours 22 Minutes
  15th September 2018

Lanthwaite - Whin Ben (413m/1355ft) - Whiteside (707m/2320ft) - Whiteside East Top (719m/2359ft) - Gasgale Crags (703m/2306ft) - Gasgale Edge - Hopegill Head (770m/2526ft) - Sand Hill (756m/2480ft) - Coledale Hause - Grasmoor (852m/2795ft) - Lad Hows (426m/1397ft) - Cincerdale Common

Distance: 10.8km (6.71 Mile)
Ascent: 868m (2848ft)
Time: 4 Hours 56 Minutes
  13th September 2018

New Dungeon Ghyll - Stockle Ghyll - Stickle Tarn - North Rake - Pavey Ark (700m/2297ft) - Thunacar Knott (723m/2372ft) - Harrison Stickle (736m/2415ft) - Harrison Combe - Pike O' Stickle (709m/2326ft) - Loft Crag (670m/2198ft) - Thorn Crag (642m/2106ft) - Pike Howe - Dungeon Ghyll - New Gungeon Ghyll

Distance: 9.30km (5.78 Mile)
Ascent: 733m (2405ft)
Time: 6 Hours 30 Minutes
  12th September 2018

Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank (338m/1109ft) - Catbells (451m/1480ft) - Hause Gate - Catbells Terrace Path - Gutherscale

Distance: 6.23km (3.87 Mile)
Ascent: 379m (1243ft)
Time: 3 Hours 50 Minutes
  10th September 2018

A591 Grasmere - Mill Bridge - Helmside - Greenburn - Bracken Hause - Helm Crag (405m/1329ft) - Easedale Road - Grasmere A591

Distance: 6.78km (4.21 Mile)
Ascent: 320m (1050ft)
Time: 2 Hours 50 Minutes
  9th September 2018

Lodore Falls

Distance: 1.6km (1 Mile)
Ascent: 20m (65ft)
Time: 1 Hour
  9th September 2018

Seathwaite Farm - Sourmilk Gill - Gillercomb - Blackmoor Pols - Base Brown (646m/2021ft) - Blackmoor Pols - Green Gable (801m/2628ft) - Windy Gap - Aaron Slack - Styhead Tarn - Styhead Gill - Stockley Bridge - Seathwaite Farm

Distance: 11.3km (7.02 Miles)
Ascent: 688m (2257ft)
Time: 3 Hours 54 Minutes
  8th September 2018

Keswick - Landing Stages - Cockshot Wood - Castle Head (162m/531ft) - B5289 - Keswick

Distance: 2.9km (1.8 Miles)
Ascent: 156m (512ft)
Time: 51 Minutes
24th August 2018

Studland - Studland Heath - Agglestone - Black Down - Studland - Studland Chruch - South West Coast Path - Old Harry Rocks - South West Coast Path - Studland

Distance: 10km (6.21 Miles)
Ascent: 220m (722ft)
Time: 3 Hours 20 Minutes
23rd August 2018

Durlston Country Park - South West Coast Path - Anvil Point - Tilly Whim Caves - Durlston Castle

Distance: 3.9km (2.42 Miles)
Ascent: 147m (482ft)
Time: 1 Hour 39 Minutes
22nd August 2018

Renscombe Farm Car Park - St Aldhelm's Head Quarry - St Aldhelm's Chapel - South West Coast Path - Emmetts Hill - West Hill - Renscombe Farm Car Park

Distance: 5.75km (3.57 Miles)
Ascent: 120m (394ft)
Time: 2 Hours 25 Minutes
21st August 2018

Sunset from Swyre Head (207m/679ft)

Distance: 2.8km (1.74 Miles)
Ascent: 60m (197ft)
Time: 2 Hours
20th July 2018

Stour Valley Path - Day 5
Stoke by Nayland - Valley Farm - Bobwrights Farm - Snow Hill Lane - Langham Mill Lane - Stratford St Mary - River Stour - Dedham Bridge - Fen Bridge - Flatford Mill - Cattawade Marshes - B1070 - Cattawade Picnic Site - Manningtree Station

Distance: 19.1km (11.86 Miles)
Ascent: 90m (295ft)
Time: 5 Hours 34 Minutes
24th June 2018

Sunset from Swyre Head (207m/679ft)

Distance: 2.8km (1.74 Miles)
Ascent: 60m (197ft)
Time: 2 Hours
24th June 2018

Durlston Country Park - South West Coast Path - Durlston Country Park

Distance: 2.83km (1.76 Miles)
Ascent: 153m (502ft)
Time: 1 Hour 27 Minutes
23rd June 2018

Durdle Door Holiday Park - Newlands Farm - The Warren - West Bottom - South West Coast Path - Middle Bottom - Swyre Head - Scratchy Bottom - Durdle Door - Durdle Door Holiday Park

Distance: 7.97km (4.95 Miles)
Ascent: 354m (1161ft)
Time: 4 Hours 12 Minutes
22nd June 2018

Studland - Old Harry Rocks - Studland

Distance: 3.7km (2.3 Miles)
Ascent: 40m (131ft)
Time: 2 Hours 45 Minutes
21st June 2018

Stour Valley Path - Day 4
Bures - Bures Mill - Wormingford - The Grange - Bottengoms - Little Horkesley - Wissington - Court Knoll (Earthworks) - Nayland - Poplar Farm - Stoke by Nayland

Distance: 16km (9.94 Miles)
Ascent: 195m (640ft)
Time: 4 Hours 39 Minutes
12th June 2018

Climbing at Tremadog

Distance: N/A
Ascent: N/A
Time: All Day
10th June 2018

Midnight Ascent of Snowdon via the Rangers Track

Distance: 13.2km (8.2 Miles)
Ascent: 976m (3202ft)
Time: 5 Hours 58 Minutes
10th June 2018

RSPB South Stack - Rock Climbing - Holyhead Mountain (220m/722ft) - RSPB South Stack

Distance: 3.7km (2.3 Miles)
Ascent: 138m (453ft)
Time: 2 Hours Walking
9th June 2018

Swallow Falls

Distance: 0.8km (0.5 Miles)
Ascent: 40m (131ft)
Time: 30 Minutes
7th June 2018

Stour Valley Path - Day 3
Long Melford - Liston - The Valley Walk - Borley Mill - Brundon - Sudbury Water Meadows - Ballingdon - Great Henny - The Valley Farm - Lamarsh - Bures

Distance: 20km (12.42 Miles)
Ascent: 200m (656ft)
Time: 6 Hours 7 Minutes
3rd May 2018

Stour Valley Path - Day 2
Kedington - Water Hall Farm - Boyton End - Baythorne Bridge - Baythorne End - River Stour - Stoke-by-Clare - Mill Green - Claret Hall - Clare Priory (Remains of) - Clare Castle Country Park - Hermitage Farm - Houghton Hall - Cavendish - Glemsford - Park Lane - Mill Farm - Cranmore Green Farm - Kentwell Down - Kentwell Hall - Long Melford

Distance: 29.1km (18.07 Miles)
Ascent: 300m (984ft)
Time: 8 Hours 12 Minutes
20th April 2018

Stour Valley Path - Day 1
Newmarket - Cambridge Hill - Devil's Ditch (Earthwork) - Stetchworth Park - Stetchworth - Basefield Wood - Ten Wood - River Stour - Little Bradley - Little Thurlow - Great Thurlow - Great Wratting - A143 - Kedington

Distance: 27.6km (17.12 Miles)
Ascent: 234m (768ft)
Time: 8 Hours 45 Minutes
30th March 2018

Scalehill Bridge - Muncaster House - Low Park - Flass Wood - White Crag - Mellbreak North Top (509m/1670ft) - Mellbreak (512m/1680ft) - Scale Knott (338m/1109ft) - Mosedale - Mosedale Beck - Hen Comb (509m/1670ft) - Little Dodd (362m/1188ft) - Mosedale Beck - Loweswater - Scalehill Bridge

Distance: 15.6km (9.69 Miles)
Ascent: 924m (3031ft)
Time: 6 hours 2 Minutes
29th March 2018

Wast Water - Netherbeck Bridge - Overbeck Bridge - Dropping Crag - Great Door - Yewbarrow (628m/2060ft) - Yewbarrow North Top (616m/2021ft) - Stirrup Crag - Dore Head - Gosforth Crag Moss - Over Beck - Overbeck Bridge - Netherbeck Bridge - Wast Water

Distance: 11.7km (7.27 Miles)
Ascent: 777m (2549ft)
Time: 5 Hours 2 Minutes
28th March 2018

Blakeley Moss - Kinniside Stone Circle - Kinney How - Blakeley Raise (389m/1276ft) - Grike (488m/1601ft) - Crag Fell (523m/1716ft) - Nr Black Pots - Whoap (511m/1676ft) - Lank Rigg (541m/1775ft) - Whoap Beck - River Calder - Blakeley Moss

Distance: 16.7km (10.37 Miles)
Ascent: 771m (2530ft)
Time: 5 Hours 48 Minutes
27th March 2018

Mardale Head - Mardale Road - High Loup - Brown Howe (529m/1736ft) - Old Corpse Road - Selside End - Selside Pike (655m/2149ft) - Branstree North East Top (673m/2208ft) - Pillar - Branstree (713m/2339ft) - Gatescarth Pass - Mardale Head

Distance: 10.2km (6.33 Miles)
Ascent: 634m (2080ft)
Time: 3 Hours 44 Minutes
20th - 22nd March 2018

Climbing on Stanage Edge, Lawrencefield and Millstone Edge

Rock Grades: VD - HVS
No. of Leads: 1
No. of Routes: 5
19th March 2018

Grouse Inn - White Edge (366m/1201ft) - White Edge South (365m/1197ft) - Curbar Road - Curbar Edge (339m/1102ft) - Froggatt Edge - Stone Circle (Remains of) - Grouse Inn

Distance: 9.93km (6.17 Miles)
Ascent: 282m (925ft)
Time: 2 Hours 22 Minutes
5th - 6th March 2018

London Tourist Walk

Distance: 10.0km (6.21 Miles)
Ascent: None
Time: 6 Hours
16th February 2018

Bulmer - Lower Houses - Goldingham Hall - Belchamp Hall - Sham Castle (Ruins) - Roman Villa (Site of) - Upper Houses - Bulmer

Distance: 9.99km (6.20 Miles)
Ascent: 160m (525ft)
Time: 3 Hours 3 Minutes
3rd February 2018

Troutbeck - Limefitt Park - Long Green Head - Lowther Brow - Hagg Gill - Troutbeck Tongue (364m/1194ft) - Hagg Bridge - Ing Bridge - Ing Lane - Troutbeck

Distance: 9.71km (6.03 Miles)
Ascent: 409m (1342ft)
Time: 2 Hours 28 Minutes
2nd February 2018

Little Langdale - Slater Bridge - Cathedral Quarry - Stang End - Hodge Close Quarry - High Oxen Fell - Low Oxen Fell - High Park - Stang End - Little Langdale

Distance: 7.88km (4.89 Miles)
Ascent: 200m (656ft)
Time: 3 Hours 26 Minutes
1st February 2018

Ashness Bridge - High Strutta - Ashness Gill - Dodd - Ashness Fell - High Seat (608m/1995ft) - Ashness Fell - Dodd - Ashness Gill - High Strutta - Ashness Bridge

Distance: 6.26km (3.89 Miles)
Ascent: 513m (1683ft)
Time: 2 Hours 5 Minutes
31st January 2018

A591 - Butharlyp Howe - Easedale Road - Far Easeduale - Stythwaite Steps - Greathead Crag - Tarn Crag (550m/1804ft) - Codale Tarn - Belles Knott - Easedale Tarn - Sour Milk Gill - Easedale - Grasmere

Distance: 12.5km (7.76 Miles)
Ascent: 694m (2277ft)
Time: 3 Hours 46 Minutes
30th January 2018

Kentmere - Kentmere Hall - Whiteside End - Capple Howe (445m/1460ft) - Sour Howes (483m/1585ft) - Moor Head - Sallows (516m/1693ft) - Garburn Pass - Kentmere

Distance: 10.6km (6.58 Miles)
Ascent: 529m (1736ft)
Time: 4 Hours 7 Minutes
29th January 2018

Dalegarth Car Park - Stanley Ghyll Force - Dalegarth Car Park

Distance: 2.58km (1.60 Miles)
Ascent: 120m (394ft)
Time: 1 Hour 10 Minutes
29th January 2018

Greendale - Greendale Gill - Middle Fell (582m/1909ft) - Greendale Tarn - Greendale Gill - Greendale

Distance: 6.80km (4.22 Miles)
Ascent: 564m (1850ft)
Time: 2 Hours 43 Minutes
28th January 2018

A circuit of Buttermere

Distance: 8.26km (5.13 Miles)
Ascent: 130m (427ft)
Time: 2 Hours 51 Minutes
27th January 2018

White Moss - Grasmere - Red Bank - Loughrigg Terrace - Loughrigg Caves - Rydal Water - White Moss

Distance: 6.51km (4.04 Miles)
Ascent: 200m (656ft)
Time: 2 Hours 2 Minutes
19th January 2018

Glemsford - Silk Factory - Duffs Hill - Brook Street - Glemsford

Distance: 5.33km (3.31 Miles)
Ascent: 117m (384ft)
Time: 1 Hour 12 Minutes
18th January 2018

Long Melford Green - Brook House - Stour Valley Path - Liston Weir - Long Melford High Street - Long Melford Green

Distance: 4.91km (3.05 Miles)
Ascent: 72m (236ft)
Time: 1 Hour 24 Minutes