Wednesday, 25 September 2013

73.East Harptree & Litton (10.3miles)

Walk 75

  6  out of 10

East Harptree & Litton (10.3miles)

Parking @ BS40 6AY


A pleasant walk from East Harptree into woods  a quick stop at small lake  produced a few dragons ! on to the Mendips through a  hard to follow path,but its there ,really.
Although are Views were very misty temperature was hot 22c .From top a gradual decent to Litton lakes  and a nice place for dinner. Then a bit more uphill to Hinton Blewit for some great views over chew valley and apparently south Wales on a good day !


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Sunday, 22 September 2013

72. Solsbury Hill NW6 (3miles)

Walk 74
7 Out of 10
Parking @BA1 7DH

On a Moon Light night a slow amble to magnificent hill with it own song  is definitely worth it !



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Wednesday, 18 September 2013

71 .Friesian Fields (12.6 miles )

walk  73                               


 Freisian Fields (12.6 miles )



Parking @BA15 2AN taking in
Lower Westwood,Winfield,Rode,Telisford & River Frome

If you like  Fields ,Freisian's stiles and gates, badly marked paths then this walk is for you ! 
seriously though needs a tweek ! Best bit River Frome .Highlight 2 kingfishers .

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Sunday, 15 September 2013

Maw stands for Middle Aged Walks  Started in jan of 2011 as bit of fun and to sort of keep fit !


                                                                           Disclaimer
As with all our walks we've tried to keep to footpaths,although sometimes a detour is required ,don't blame us !              Also Watch out for Cows !! black and white killers !!

click this for all 2011 & 2012  walks

2013 Walks Below

06. S&D Canal & Two Tunnels                                                        10/04/2013

 07.   Milky hil or Blown Away                                                         17/04/2013

08. Severn Crossings                                                                       24/04/2013

09.Weston Woods & Sand Point                                                   08/05/2013

010. BY Brook & Tunnels                                                                22/05/2013

11.Forgotten lands                                                                           28/05/2013


12.These Are Also Forgotten Lands ! Really !                            04/06/2013

13. wet & soggy                                                                                 12/06/2013











Friday, 13 September 2013

70. Maes Knoll Maw (10miles)





Parking @ BS39 4HU                 Rating   8/10

Starting at Woolard this walk follows the River Chew and on to Pensford Viaduct,

up through woods with wild flowers and wildlife.then to Maes knoll trig and Iron age hill Fort
with views from top of Bristol,Chew valley lake and even Westbury White Horse can be seen !
more views of Bristol and in to housing estate ,bit of everything on this one ! ,
follow across fields with lake to come and down hill walk to finish ! 


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