Category: Tom Waiton

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 …

2017-05-08 Thornton le Dale from Hole of Horcum (Tom Waiton)

Total Distance:-           22.9  Km          (14.2 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                3.86 Km/hr      (2.40 mph)       [11.13 – 17.09]  Max height:-                263 m              (863 ft)                         Total ascent:-              513 m              (1683 ft)   Tom led, 6 in group.  On an overcast but dry day, we left the buses at Hole of Horcum together with Dave & Jeff’s Read More …

2017-04-26 Middleham from Masham (Tom Waiton)

The back markers trail in towards Middleham Total Distance:-           21.4  Km          (13.3 ml)                                  Ave Speed:-                no data from GPS  Max height:-                204 m              (669 ft)                         Total ascent:-              330 m              (1082 ft)   Tom led.  11 in group.  Leaving the bus just over Masham Bridge, we headed NNE along by the River Ure.  Read More …

2016-01-23 Saltburn from Liverton (Tom Waiton)

The new bridge over Easington Beck Total Distance:-           22.6 Km          (14.0 miles)                             Ave Speed:-                3.44 Km/hr      (2.14 mph)                              [10.32  am – 17.07 pm] Max height:-                205 m              (672 ft)                                    Total ascent:-              764 m              (2505 ft)   Tom led. 21 in group. As we headed south on the bus, the sky became Read More …

2016-08-01 Langholm Circular (Tom Waiton)

Drinks stop half way up Mid Hill Total Distance:-        17.5 Km         (10.9 miles) Ave Speed:-              2.95 Km/hr     (1.83 mph)                             [10.35 am – 16.16.31 pm ]     Max height:-              322 m             (1056 ft)                                 Total ascent:-            700 m             (2296 ft) Tom led. 11 in group.  Leaving the bus at the south end of Langholm, Read More …

2016-07-20 Falstone from Kielder (Tom Waiton)

On our way after lunch at Matthews Linn Total Distance:-        25.0 Km         (15.5 miles) Ave Speed:-              4.43 Km/hr     (2.75 mph)                             [11.50 am – 17.22 pm ]     Max height:-              218 m             (715 ft)                                    arrived Kielder 10.59 am Total ascent:-            372 m             (1220 ft)   Tom led. 14 in group.  What a day!! Read More …

2016-04-06 Kirkby Malzeard from Masham (Tom Waiton)

 Total Distance:-        24.1 Km         (15.0 miles) Ave Speed:-              3.84 Km/Hr    (2.39 mph)        [10.43 am – 17.00 pm ] Max height:-              266 m             (872 ft) Total ascent:-            417 m             (1368 ft) Tom led.  10 in group.   A bright day initially but a number of short showers began at midday culminating in a Read More …

2015-12-11 Cotherstone from Bowes (Tom Waiton)

Total Distance:-    18.6   Km           (11.6 miles) Ave Speed:-         3.47   Km/Hr       (2.16 mph) [ 10.23 am – 15.45 pm ] Max height:-              334 m             (1096 ft) Total ascent:-            221 m             (725 ft) Tom led. 19 in group.  Leaving the buses on the Bowes slip road, we then headed NNW over the A66 onto a Read More …