Monday, 26 September 2011

Derbyshire - September 2011

Andy, Rob, Neil and the dogs Abby and Pip went camping at the Duke of York pub in Pomeroy near Buxton and had a few walks over the weekend. Cold water, one bog, good beer and food. Marvellous.

Friday - Dovedale and a walk to Earl Sterndale to have a drink at The Quiet Woman (closed) we then walked back to The Bull I' T' Thorn (also closed) we then walked back to the Duke of York where we were camping (open!).
10 miles total - 1062 feet of ascent.

Saturday - Lathkill Dale. We walked from Monyash to Over Haddon and the Lathkil Hotel and then back to the car over the fields at the top of the dale.
9.3 miles - 762 feet of ascent.

Sunday - Wet. Home early. Shower.



Pip at Lions Head Rock, Dovedale




Lathkill Dale

Lathkill Dale

Lathkill Dale

Lathkill Dale
Mine engine house, Lathkill Dale

Arran - September 2011

A few photos from our trip to the isle of Arran.

The path from Brodick to Goatfell

Looking back to the mainland

Goatfell ridge

Goatfell summit

Pip on Goatfell


Standing stones


Red deer

Good beer at last!



Flying Pip