Category: Peter Bell

2017-09-13 Wooler from Ingram (Peter Bell)

Total Distance:-           26.0 Km           (16.2 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.70 Km/hr      (2.30 mph)       [10.07 am – 17.08 pm]  Max Elevation             329 m              (1079 ft) Total ascent:-              610 m              (2000 ft) Peter led, 6 in group. Leaving the bus just short of Ingram, we crossed the bridge under which the R Breamish was Read More …

2017-09-07 Patterdale from A592 (Pooley Bridge) (Peter Bell)

Total Distance:-           19.7 Km           (12.2 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.24Km/hr       (2.01 mph)       [11.17 am – 17.21 pm]  Max Elevation             514 m              (1686 ft) Total ascent:-              755 m              (2476  ft) Peter led, 5 in group. Leaving the bus on the A592 on a wet day, we made our way SE over a field Read More …

2016-09-02 Cheviots Challenge (Peter Bell/Steve Wood)

Total Distance:-           36.0  Km          (22.4 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.98 Km/hr      (2.47 mph)       [8.00 am – 17.05 pm]  Max Elevation             615 m              (1030ft) Total ascent:-              1201 m            (3939  ft) Peter/Steve led, 2 groups of 3.  Arriving in Alwinton at 7.15 am, shorts did not seem the right attire as the temperature was certainly Read More …

2017 – 08 – 03 Leyburn from Wensley (Peter Bell)

Total Distance:-           25.6  Km          (15.9 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.72 Km/hr      (2.31 mph)       [10.40 am – 17.33 pm]  Max Elevation             253 m              (830ft) Total ascent:-              600 m              (1968 ft) Peter led, 5 in group.  Leaving the bus at Wensley, we headed west towards Bolton Hall suitably clad against the rain which was Read More …

2017-07-17 Grosmont from Scaling Dam Reservoir (Peter Bell)

Total Distance:-           24.7  Km          (15.3 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.92 Km/hr      (2.44 mph)       [10.45 am – 17.28 pm]  Max Elevation             222 m              (728 ft) Total ascent:-              610 m              (2000 ft)   Peter led, 7 in group.  Leaving the bus at the Scaling Dam east car park under a cloudless sky but about Read More …

2017-06-23 Masham from Leyburn (Peter Bell)

Total Distance:-           24.3  Km          (15.1 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.92 Km/hr       (2.44 mph)       [10.56 am – 17.10 pm]  Bus did not turn at Scotch Corner – therefore late start Max height:-                330 m              (1082 ft)                                   Total ascent:-              610 m              (2000 ft)   Peter led, 12 in group.  Leaving the bus at Leyburn, we Read More …

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 …

2017-06-06 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 …

2017-05-02 Waterhead from Town Head (Peter Bell)

Drinks stop at Fairfield summit Total Distance:-           18.2  Km          (11.3 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                2.64 Km/hr      (1.64 mph)       [11.26 – 17.45]  Max height:-                875 m              (2870 ft)                                   Total ascent:-              1082 m            (3549 ft)   Peter led, 4 in group.  On a bright, sunny, relatively warm day, four of us set out from the lay-by Read More …