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28/09/20

Richmond in North Yorkshire, the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales

I picked up a leaflet about Richmond the other day, a town we’ve often visited but yet not really visited reading the leaflet. It’s known to be a town of breathtaking beauty, inspiring painters and poets, past & present. WOW!…

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21/09/20

Lovely walk from Redmire to Carperby and Castle Bolton

If you’re a regular walker in the Yorkshire Dales, in Wensleydale in particular, you’ve probably walked parts of this route, but I hope I’ve found some new footpaths, new to me anyway, that perhaps have been less trodden or the way is different to previously walked, I do hope so.…

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15/09/20

Spooktacular Fun at Lightwater Valley

Something spooky is coming to Lightwater Valley this Half Term from Saturday, 24th – Saturday, 31st October.…

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29/08/20

For when it's raining?

Yesterday was an absolutely gorgeous day, clear, warm, sunny just perfect and today, oh my, its raining! Talk about the English weather, well I suppose we do talk about it all the time! Got thinking about what to do when its raining and thought…… caves!…

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25/08/20

West Witton in glorious Wensleydale in the Yorkshire Dales

West Witton is a linear village perched on the lower slopes of Penhill in Wensleydale, a settlement known to have been here since Anglo Saxon times. Stone cottages, Georgian houses, a hint of Victorian, new builds all add to the mix of this vibrant little village with its thriving community.…

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19/08/20

On the hunt for Six Mosaic's on the Bartle Trail near West Witton in Wensleydale

One hot afternoon we set of in search of the Bartle Trail and six mosaics dotted on the hillside above West Witton in Wensleydale. There is an official Bartle Trail walk going up Kagram, Green Gate, Nossil End and Stony Gate but having walked that way…

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