Walking News

Llangunllo to Knighton Saturday 14th September 2019  

After meeting and parking the cars at Knighton station, we took a short but pleasant journey of 20 mins to Llangunllo halt which must be one of the most scenic lines in the country . We set off in good weather¬† into Llangunllo village then a steep climb going south onto Pitch Hill, then across […]

Mortimer Forest, Herefordshire – Sunday 13th October

Originally was going to walk in the Elan Valley, but forecast pretty wet so this was ‘Plan B’. Parked at Vinall’s car park and headed SSW through the forest, across the common above Richard’s Castle and made our way anti-clockwise back to car park.¬† Although was a misty, drizzly start, it did stop raining, so […]

Black Mountains – 18th August 2019

A great circular walk on the Black Mountains. Starting from Capel-Y-Fin we headed NW up the valley, which is really pretty. Once on the top and at the ridge edge, we had good views into Mid-Wales. Quick detour to take in Twmpa (Lord Hereford’s Knob) and then back down and westwards along the ridge to […]

Peak District Meet – Edale

Situated in beautiful surroundings, the YHA/Activity Centre at Edale made for a great place to base for exploring the Dark Peak. On Saturday we headed up onto Kinder Scout to walk the edges. Although the rain came and visibility was not great, the terrain was very interesting, with it’s rocky tors. Down off the hill […]