We've been meaning to visit Bolton Abbey Estate and Simon's Seat for a long time and finally got round to it. After a bit of searching on the web we came across a site which we now use regularly for planning our walks. It mainly covers Yorkshire but there are walks from all over too. … Continue reading Walk. Bolton Abbey and Simon’s Seat. 12.74 miles
It was a nice sunny week in North Yorkshire last week so a trip to the seaside was on our agenda. Instead of our usual favourites of Whitby or Robin Hoods Bay we decided on a day out further afield. We've been to the Northumberland coast before to Seahouses and Bamburgh and had a great … Continue reading Walking Northumberland.
As the race was passing by 13miles from home we just had to go and see it. Still waiting for our Campervan to arrive so we had to make do with the car. We decided to park up early on the common at Masham and then walk (5 1/2 mile round trip) into Masham itself, … Continue reading Tour de Yorkshire 2019
Today we decided to take advantage of the good weather forecast and go for a walk not far from home . We chose a great walk today and were lucky enough to see lots of wildlife including buzzards, partridge, lapwings, guinea fowl, hares, squirrels, rabbits, ponies and pigs along with the usual cows, sheep, pheasants … Continue reading Walk. Coxwold-Byland Abbey 7.84 miles
Village markets are a relatively new idea and having been to some on our travels we decided a visit to Coxwold only a few miles from home was a must do. I think it's on the last weekend of each month but check out their Facebook page or website to avoid going on the wrong … Continue reading Coxwold Village Market
Fountains Abbey is our favourite place to visit near where we live. These pics were taken on various visits over the last 2 years. Left my camera at home today ( 28/04/19) Typically the deer were the closest to us they've ever been.