Month: June 2017

2017-06-12 Alnmouth from Ladyburn Country Park (Peter Bell)

Total Distance:-          27.8  Km          (17.3 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.72 Km/hr      (2.31 mph)       [9.41 am – 17.09 pm]  Max height:-               51 m              (167 ft)                         Total ascent:-              265 m           (869 ft) Peter led, 6 in group.   Leaving the buses just inside the entrance to Ladyburn country Park, we headed east towards the Read More …

2017-06-12 Alnmouth (Danish version)

  12/6-17 Derek Taylor med en gruppe på 11.   Vi startede ved indgangen til Warkworth slotsruin. West mod Heathers Leazes gennem marker dækket af smørblomster. Mod nord ned af stejl stig, langs flodbredden til Warkworth bro. God udsigt af Warkworth slot, mange arter vilde blomster. Kaffepause. På broen mødtes 4 af vores gå grupper, Read More …

2017-06-12 Alnmouth (Derek Taylor)

  12 June 2017. Derek Taylor plus a group of 11. Warkworth to Alnmouth 10 miles. Weather fine but very windy. No hills to speak of.   Start at entrance to Warkworth Castle. Toilet stop. Westward towards Heather Leazes through fields of buttercups. Northwards down steep lane to join, then follow, river-bank path downstream to Read More …

2017-06-06 Jedburgh from Edgerston

Total Distance:-           21.5  Km          (13.4 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.92 Km/hr      (2.44 mph)       [10.26 am – 15.51 pm]  Max height:-                230 m              (754 ft)                         Total ascent:-              512 m              (1680 ft)   Peter led, 10 in group.  To quote Peter Moat (one of the Three Stooges) – “what can I say”.  Well, as we Read More …

2017-05-31 Holy Island from W Mains (Peter Bell)

Total Distance:-           25.5  Km          (15.8 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.72 Km/hr      (2.31 mph)       [10.07 am – 16.58 pm]  Max height:-                75 m                (246 ft)                         Total ascent:-              140 m              (459 ft)   Peter led, 5 in group.  Leaving the bus at W Mains (junction of A1 and MR to Holy Island) in glorious sunshine, Read More …

2017-05-25 Redmire from Downholme Bridge (Tim Van Zwanenberg)

Total Distance:-           23.0  Km          (14.3 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.25 Km/hr      (2.02 mph)       [10.38 am – 17.42 pm]  Max height:-                510 m              (1672 ft)                                   Total ascent:-              721 m              (2365 ft)   Tim led, 12 in group.  On a bright sunny day with an excellent forecast, we alighted from the bus at the quarry Read More …

2017-05-19 Belford from Wooler (Tom Waiton)

Total Distance:-           24.7  Km          (15.3 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.70 Km/hr      (2.30 mph)       [10.08 am – 16.49 pm]  Max height:-                161 m              (528 ft)                         Total ascent:-              502 m              (1647 ft)   Tom led, 5 in group. Leaving the bus at Wooler we loined St Cuthbert’s Way (SCW), heading east to climb onto Weetwood Read More …