An overnight trip into the middle of North Dartmoor…read more
It was a day of ups and downs, with the lowest point right at the end…read more
We set out hoping for peace and solitude and we found it in the empty upper reaches of the Avon…read more
Woodland, coast path, field-walking, beaches and a lovely, if brief, ferry ride…read more
A day of big skies…read more
Ahead of me the ground is vivid yellow and green; sphagnum moss, oozing water and interspersed with other dry tufts like the one I’m standing on…read more
Only about 5 miles long – certainly less than two hours – but a walk I won’t get tired of repeating…read more
An airy walk…read more
A man of nautical knowledge inferior to none, in zeal prudence and energy, superior to most…read more
To be able to walk this in the sun, alone on all the major sections, was as unexpected as it was enjoyable…read more
A scramble up the West Face of Tryfan…read more
There’s something about an island that’s special…read more
A great couple of days in a lovely corner of the moor – never far from a road, but feeling remote, ancient and beautiful…read more
I’ve been walking on the Moor a lot recently.
Partly to stay fit.
Partly because I can – it’s a beautiful and wild place which is literally on my doorstep…