Month: March 2016

16-03-14 Gilling East from Sutton under Whitestonecliffe (Peter Bell)

Total Distance:-        26.8  Km        (16.7 miles) Ave Speed:-              3.87 Km/Hr    (2.40 mph)                 [ 10.25 am – 17.20 pm ] Bus delayed about 15 min due to diversion from A19 Max height:-              297 m             (974 ft) Total ascent:-            539 m             (1768 ft) Peter led.  16 in group.   Leaving the bus at Sutton we proceeded east Read More …

2016-03-19 Slaley (Michael Webster)

Number in Group: 11 Distance: 11.1 miles Total Ascent:  1,719 feet Highest Point: Slaley (731 ft) Lowest Point: Corbridge (84 ft) Starting from the bridge at Corbridge on the B6321, we headed S, past the station to Ladycutters Lane. Heading W to High Town, we then climbed SW up Snokoe Hill, where a coffee stop Read More …

2016-03-08 Belford (Michael Webster)

Number in Group: 17 Distance: 11.2 miles Total Ascent:  1,464 feet Highest Point: Greensheen Hill (665 ft) Lowest Point: Start (126 ft) Mainly following St. Cuthbert’s Way then St. Oswald’s Way to Belford, we started from Weetwood Bridge on the B6348. Following Rob’s 13 +/- and Peter O’H’s groups, we headed NE, initially on a Read More …