Walking News

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 […]

Gower Peninsula Weekend – June 2019

There were 15 of us in the Cwm Ivy Bunkhouse and campsite on the Gower Peninsula with better than expected weather. On Saturday most walked from the Bunkhouse down to Burrow Holmes via the beach then along Rhossili sands to Hillend Campsite (coffee), up onto Rhossili Down, back down to Llangennith (lunch), then over Llanmadoc […]

Scotland May 2019 – Glen Strathfarrar

A good week spend in Glen Strathfarrar, stay on the Culligran Estate. Although the weather was a bit mixed, there is plenty to do in this beautiful area. Some booked for the boat to take them to the western end of Loch Mullardoch to come back along the long ridge taking in four Munros – […]