Category Pennine Way

Pennine Way – an Entertaining Extension

You may be surprised to hear anyone might casually stroll onwards into Scotland…

windy gyle bivvy view over cheviot hills

Pennine Way Blog 3 – Days 15 – 17

I sorted myself out and hunkered down, it started to get dark…

Pennine Way Blog 3 – Days 12 to 14

I am running out of expressions for ‘it started to rain really quite heavily’…

Pennine Way Blog 3 – Days 9 – 11

I’ll show you! Who needs to allegedly ruin your ‘private party’…

Pennine Way Blog 3 – Days 7 to 8

Everything was very wet and everywhere was very quiet…

pennine way hiking trail england

Pennine Way Blog 3 – Days 4 – 6

They’d put the flags out for me…

gritstone rock at sunset on kinder peak district england

Pennine Way Blog 3 – days 1 – 3.

The Purposeless Pennine Way – a third, more philosophical, journey along Britain’s premier long distance hiking trail…

pennine way long distance trail UK

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day 17

There’ll be a massive carved gate, trumpets…

peak district national park trail england

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day 16

A dodgy exploit verging on foolish…

lancashire moorland national trail

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day 15

Any sensible Sirens would be elsewhere…

yorkshire dales pub meals food moors hills

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day 14

It was distinctly wuthering up there…

way dales national trail park england

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day 13

I packed up grumpily and stomped out into pitch darkness…

dales national park england limestone karst landscape

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day 12

You need to take a distracting interest in something…

three peaks yorkshire dales

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day 11

By halfway down I felt a fool…

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day Ten

Quite apart from the bog issue…

yorkshire dales moors pennine way national trail

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day Nine

My head told me to stop…

waterfall county durham cow green

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day Eight

A campsite for amphibians…

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day Seven

I tried to look artistic, hoping in vain for spare change…

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day Six

He don’t much care for houseguests…

Pennine Way Blog 2: Day Five

Nobody had said a thing, which was nice…