Tag: Walking

Carnedd y Filiast

This is an 8-mile out-and-back walk to the summit of Carnedd y Filiast (Arenigs), starting from the north shore of Llyn Celyn. The walk is very easy from a navigating point of view; simply follow the track almost all the way to the summit. There is one fork in the […]

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Foel Goch

This is a circular walk to the summit of Foel Goch, starting from Llangwm. Navigating to Foel Goch can be difficult as the paths are not obvious or marked; I had to cross several fences, mostly without any stiles, to reach the summit. From there, the route is slightly easier […]

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Route Report – Moel Famau Loop – 2017-07-12

Description: A Circular walk of 4 miles to the summit of Moel Famau. Parking Information: Car park at Bwlch Penbarras, the start of the walk (£1). View the map and download the GPX of this route. As it’s been a while since my last walk I decided to begin again […]

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View back to Wet Sleddale

Route Report – Wet Sleddale – 2017-03-07

Description: A 3-mile out-and-back walk at Wet Sleddale reservoir, visiting Sleddale Hall (which featured in the film ‘Withnail and I‘). Parking Information: Small, free car park at the south-east corner of the reservoir. View the map and download the GPX of this route. The sole purpose of this walk was […]

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Ullswater west

Route Report – Gowbarrow Fell via Aira Force – 2017-03-06

Description: A 4.5-mile circular walk taking in the summit of Gowbarrow Fell, via Aira Force waterfall. Parking Information: National Trust car park just off the A592 – £5 for 2 hours, £7 for 4 hours. View the map and download the GPX of this route. I was look for a […]

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Knipe Signpost

Route Report – Scarside (Bampton and Knipe) – 2017-03-04

Description: A 5 mile circular walk around Bampton and Knipe. View the map and download the GPX of this route. I was staying in the small village of Bampton and wanted to follow the river Lowther path towards Knipe.  The main reason for this route however, was to also include […]

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View over Haweswater

Route Report – The Forces (Haweswater) – 2017-03-03

Description: A 3.5 mile, out-and-back walk along the north shore of Haweswater. Parking Information: Small free car park in the village of Burnbanks. View the map and download the GPX of this route.   Beginning in the tiny village of Burnbanks, this is an easy to navigate walk along the […]

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Glasgwm summit cairn and view to Aran Fawddwy.

Route Report – Glasgwm – 2016-10-02

Description: A circular walk to the summit of Glasgwm from Cwm Cywarch. Parking Information: Donation car park and toilet at the start of the route. View the map and download the GPX of this route.   Despite its fairly short length, this is quite a strenous walk and not easy […]

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Sunset on Ynys Llanddwyn.

Route Report – Ynys Llanddwyn – 2016-09-22

Description: A short walk along Newborough beach to Ynys Llanddwyn. Parking Information: Large car park and toilets at the start of the route. £4 charge on the access road during operating hours (09:00 to 17:00). View the map and download the GPX of this route. This is a short and […]

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I guess that's why it's called Precipice Walk!

Route Report – Precipice Walk – 2016-09-21

Description: A short walk with wonderful views, but narrow path and steep drops in places. Parking Information: Free parking and toilets at the start of the route. View the map and download the GPX of this route. This is a fairly short walk, with just a little bit of climbing, […]

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