Walk Reports


After the Walk September 2021

Wednesday September 22nd. Clitheroe 60K Part 4. 15.5 miles. Leader: Roger Jackson.   Seven walkers set off from the car park in Newton in Bowland, on a slightly cloudy but dry morning. We crossed the bridge, where we had our team photo then followed the river before joining the road at Foulscales,…

After the Walk August 2021

Wednesday August 25th. Gisburn Gyration. 10.5 miles. Leader: Lynn Rossiney.   6 of us set off on a beautiful day from the Festival Hall Gisburn towards Weets Hill, we had  panoramic views clockwise from the West Pennine Moors to the Three peaks & Ilkley & Rombald Moors & beyond.   Lunch was in…

After the Walk July 2021

Saturday July 31st. Spot the Hall, 16 miles. Leader: Hilary Scott.   There was definitely Mist over Pendle as we gathered in Downham to Spot the Halls in the Ribble Valley. Our first one being in the village, Old Well Hall, once the home of the Manorial Steward. Up and over the fields to Swanside…

After the Walk June 2021

Wednesday June 30th. An Egerton Event. 11.5 miles. Leader: Lynn Rossiney   We met at Egerton Cricket Club on yet another lovely warm & sunny day   Setting off towards Smithills we ventured through Moss Bank Park & Barrow Bridge, then up through Walker fold  to Winter Hill where we had lunch  …

After the Walk May 2021

Sunday May 23rd,  A Hike to Horton. 19 miles. Leader: Andy Griffin.   The Hike to Horton was a 19 mile walk starting from Settle. Six walkers joined me on the walk along with Poppy the dog. The route from Settle followed the Ribble Way to Horton in Ribblesdale for seven miles. The highlight of…

After the Walk April 2021

  Wednesday April 28th. Up and Under, Plodder Walk. Leader: Mike Lee.    Nine walkers met on a dull, but dry morning for the first Plodder walk since lock-down.     The “Up” part of the walk came first, with much of the advertised 1300 foot of ascent in the first mile as we followed the…

Lockdown Walks

  A Christmas Walk.    All our normal group celebrations have been cancelled this year including the Christmas Cracker walk led by Norman. However, Norman has managed a small impromptu walk with a couple of members. Hats were worn!          Lockdown Walk. Report from Gordon Stone.   With…

Ad Hoc Social Walks

Wednesday August 26th. Middle Earth Meander. 14 miles. Leader: Hilary Scott.   You know what they say about the best laid plans..... Following the biblical rain of Tuesday we arrived at Ribchester car park to find it flooded. Luckily there was room at the back and we decided not to risk not buying…