Monthly Archives: June 2015

The Pennine Way, Day 17 

Date: Sunday 7 June 2015 Walked from: Windy Gyle, Northumberland Walked to: Kirk Yetholm, SCOTLAND!!! Distance: 14 miles (ish)  Stayed: The Border Hotel  Weather: Dry, sunny later, great visibility The final day of our 260 mile walk dawned bright and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 12 Comments

The Pennine Way, Day 16

Date: Saturday 6 June 2015 Walked from: Bryness, Northumberland Walked to: Windy Gyle, Northumberland  Distance: 13 miles Stayed: Forest View Walkers Inn  Weather: Super windy. Heavy rain featured.  The Met Office weather app warning of 50mph gusts aside, I knew … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Pennine Way, Day 15

Date: Friday 5 June 2015 Walked from: Bellingham, Northumberland Walked to: Byrness, Northumberland  Distance: 15 miles Stayed: Forest View Walkers Inn  Weather: Fair-ish I’m not sure why exactly, but after 15 days of walking, my legs are starting to feel … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Pennine Way, Day 14

Date: Thursday 4 June 2015 Walked from: Greenhead, Northumberland Walked to: Bellingham, Northumberland  Distance: 21.5 miles Stayed: Cheviot Hotel Weather: Glorious! Odds are that if you walk for long enough, you’re bound to get a sunny day eventually. Well, it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments

The Pennine Way, Day 13

Date: Wednesday 3 June 2015 Walked from: Alston, Cumbria  Walked to: Greenhead, Northumberland Distance: 16.5 miles Stayed: Greenhead Hotel Weather: Quite nice actually What a difference a day makes! After the less than accommodating weather of yesterday, today’s 16.5 miles … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Pennine Way, Day 12

Date: Tuesday 2 June 2015 Walked from: Dufton, Cumbria  Walked to: Alston Distance: 19.5 miles Stayed: Alston House Hotel Weather: Bit of sun, lot of wind, rain Today was all about the highest point on the Pennines – 893 meter … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Pennine Way, Day 11

Date: Monday 1 June 2015 Walked from: Langdon Beck, County Durham  Walked to: Dufton, Cumbria  Distance: 13 miles Stayed: Brow Farm B&B Weather: Windy. Bit of rain. For the second day in a row we’ve walked in strong headwinds, and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment