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Hawes to Bainbridge and back via the Roman Road

An evening walk this time and a change of scene by waking out along the floor of Wensleydale. Idyllic setting, a pleasant pint in Bainbridge and a romp back along the edge of the valley via the Roman road. Back into Hawes in time for fish and chip supper! Perfect!

Hardraw Force and Cotterdale

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Second day of walking, this time a lap of Cotterdale, a small side valley off of Wensleydale. The valley is blind, so no through traffic which meant it would be more peaceful than Wensleydale itself, except the RAF seem to make use of all the dales for low level runs. On the way out we went via Hawdraw Force which… Read more »

Nice Cheese Grommit

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Another chance to get away from normality, whatever that is. This time, although the intended destination was the Lake District, we find ourselves just East in the Yorkshire Dales. A nice 11 mile walk today, up one fell and down another. Hawes, the town we are in, gets a visit from the Tour de France next weekend on its first… Read more »