Category: Jeff Coulson

2017-01-17 Allendale from Hexham (Jeff Coulson)

Allendale Common – “nice dry paths” Total Distance:-           23.9 Km          (14.9 m)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.59 Km/hr      (2.23 mph)      [9.38 am – 16.18 pm] Max height:-                397 m              (1302 ft)                                  Total ascent:-              676 m              (2217 ft)   Jeff led. 12 in group.  Leaving the bus in Hexham, on a grey but dry and still Read More …

2017-01-11 Haltwhistle from Sewingshields (Jeff Coulson)

Melkridge Common with the line of the wall in the distance Total Distance:-           19.5 Km          (12.1 m)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.36 Km/hr      (2.09 mph)      [10.10  am – 15.58 pm] Max height:-                278 m              (912 ft)                                    Total ascent:-              311 m              (1020 ft)   Jeff led. 11 in group.  Leaving the bus near the Old Repeater Read More …

2017 – 01 – 05 Bamburgh from Stamford (Jeff Coulson)

Bamburgh Castle – sunset Total Distance:-           25.2 Km          (15.7)                           Ave Speed:-                4.11 Km/hr      (2.55 mph)      [10.09  am – 16.17 pm] Max height:-                53 m                (174 ft)                                    Total ascent:-              negligible   Jeff led. 13 in group.  Leaving the bus near the hamlet of Stamford on the B1339, we headed on reasonable tracks ENE to Read More …

2016-12-13 Richmond from Scotch Corner (Jeff Coulson)

Low Moor – The Gallops Total Distance:-           21.0 Km          (13.0 miles)                             Ave Speed:-                3.56 Km/hr      (2.21 mph)                              [10.06 am – 16.00 pm} Max height:-                318 m              (1043 ft)                                  Total ascent:-              426 m              (1397 ft)   Jeff led. 11 in group.  Leaving the bus at Scotch Corner, we made our way through Read More …

2016-11-14 Barnard Castle from Staindrop (Jeff Coulson)

Near Alwent Mill Total Distance:-           23.4 Km          (14.8 miles)                             Ave Speed:-                3.78 Km/hr      (2.27 mph)                              [10.07 am – 4.18 pm} Max height:-                162 m              (908 ft)                                    Total ascent:-              392 m              (1480 ft)   Jeff led. 16 in group. Leaving the bus at Staindrop, we headed SE towards Alwent on a fairly Read More …

2016-11-08 Greenhead from B6318, 1Km west of Housesteads (Jeff Coulson)

Near Portobello beside the Haltwhistle Burn Total Distance:-           23.8 Km          (14.8 miles)                             Ave Speed:-                3.66 Km/hr      (2.27 mph)                              [10.10 am – 4.40 pm} Max height:-                277 m              (908 ft)                                    Total ascent:-              451 m              (1480 ft)   Jeff led. 10 in group. Leaving the bus about 1Km west of Housesteads, we headed Read More …

2016-10-27 Croglin from Brampton Jeff Coulson)

About to cross the bridge ay New Water Total Distance:-        24.1 Km         (15.0 miles)                           Ave Speed:-              3.9 Km/hr       (2.42 mph)                             [10.29 am – 4.39 pm} Max height:-              368 m             (1207 ft)                                 Total ascent:-            595 m             (1952 ft)   Jeff led. 11 in group.  Leaving the bus at Brampton on a grey morning, Read More …

2016-0903 Danby from Guisborough (Jeff Coulson)

Percy Cross Rigg Total Distance:-        13.3 Km         (8.26 miles)    Ave Speed:-              3.13 Km/hr     (1.94 mph)                             [10.15 am – 14.30 pm ]     Max height:-              298 m             (977 ft)                                    Total ascent:-            469 m             (1538 ft)   Jeff led.  8 in group.  Starting after the toilet stop at Guisborough, in warm sunshine we Read More …

2016-08-12 Hawes from Swininthwaite (Jeff Coulson)

Oxclose Rd Total Distance:-        23.8 Km         (14.8 miles) Ave Speed:-              3.46 Km/hr     (2.15 mph)                             [10.47 am – 17.40 pm ]     Max height:-              360 m             (1180 ft)                                 Total ascent:-            537 m             (1761 ft)   Jeff led. 15 in group.  Leaving the bus at Swininthwaite, we headed NE down a road before joining Read More …

2016-07-26 Wall from Rudchester (Jeff Coulson)

Total Distance:-         24.5 Km         (15.2 miles) Ave Speed:-              3.73 Km/hr     (2.32 mph)                             [9.28 am – 16.01 pm ]     Max height:-               267 m             (876 ft)                                    Total ascent:-             349 m             (1145 ft)   Jeff led. 8 in group.  Leaving the bus at Rudchester under a grey sky Read More …