Monthly Archives: March 2012

Alport Castles

Walked -11th March 2012.  Distance 10 miles (16km). Total ascent 2368 ft (722m). Time taken  4 hours 45 minutes. Route taken: Fairholmes car park-Lockerbrook Farm- Alport Castles- The Tower-Alport Farm-Snake Pass-Upper Ashop-Blackley Clough-Hagg Farm- Lockerbrook Farm-Fairholme car park My jet … Continue reading

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New page added to my blog

Whilst I am still in US mode, I have finally got around to publish a trips abroad page.  First up on this is a family trip to the Western part of the USA a few years back. I have some … Continue reading

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Death Valley

The journey from Las Vegas started in a sea of traffic, steadily making our way along the I15 North through suburbs housing the croupiers, cocktail waitresses and bar-men employed by the casinos that line “The Strip”.  Soon we were out … Continue reading

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From Vegas to Badwater

I am back at the airport waiting for a delayed flight back to London.  Just a few photos of the trip to Vegas and whilst this has very little to with walking, the trip to Death Valley, the day before … Continue reading

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