Views to the south from Sandy Heys

Peak District – Wild Camping – Sandy Heys on Kinder Scout

Another week, another Wild Camp... This time we set off from Bowden Bridge near Hayfield and made our way up to Sandy Heys on Kinder Scout. We were extremely lucky with the weather and witnessed another great sunset. Sandy Heys is a very interesting spot, it has an important significance for the Aetherius Society and … Continue reading Peak District – Wild Camping – Sandy Heys on Kinder Scout

Peak District – Wild Camping – Mermaid’s Pool

My daughter and I walked up on to Kinder Scout to wild camp at a spot I'd wanted to revisit for a long while... The Legendary Mermaid's Pool. I went in search of the mermaid in order to be granted eternal life, sadly she was nowhere to be seen 🙂 Amy used my trusty Wild … Continue reading Peak District – Wild Camping – Mermaid’s Pool

The Pennine Way – 7 Days from Edale to Thwaite

This is an HD video of my Pennine Way adventure in April 2013, we walked for 7 Days from Edale to Thwaite and it was a thoroughly enjoyable experience. I uploaded a lot of this footage in daily updates but this is the full HD version. Thank you to everyone who followed at the time … Continue reading The Pennine Way – 7 Days from Edale to Thwaite

Kinder reservoir from Kinder Plateau

Peak District – Kinder Scout from Hayfield

I had a great walk today starting from the historic Bowden Bridge Quarry. I took the classic route over Kinder from Bowden Bridge and recorded my exploits for the Walks Around Britian Podcast. I will come back and write more words here soon, for now why not have a look at the images and listen … Continue reading Peak District – Kinder Scout from Hayfield

Peak District – Kinder Scout – Hayfield Route Revisited

It's always nice to find new routes while out walking, go new places, see new things or just explorer your surroundings. That's pretty much what I have been doing for the last year or so in the Peak District. The Peak has a hell of a lot to offer, from dramatic edges, to vast moorland … Continue reading Peak District – Kinder Scout – Hayfield Route Revisited

Peak District – Kinder Scout – Hayfield Route Highlights

I've just got back from another fantastic walk on Kinder Scout. This time I decided to go and take some pictures of what I feel are some of Kinder's highlights that are easily accessible following a route from Hayfield, this will be part one of a multi part series as i'm sure next time I … Continue reading Peak District – Kinder Scout – Hayfield Route Highlights

Peak District – Kinder Scout – Hayfield Route March 2010

I've just got back from a fantastic wintery walk on the Kinder Plateau, I did the usual route from Bowden Bridge at Hayfield.The weather today was absolutely fantastic, beautiful sunshine, fresh wintery air and still plenty of snow left up top. I set off from Bowden Bridge and headed up to William Clough via the … Continue reading Peak District – Kinder Scout – Hayfield Route March 2010