Featureless moorland and muddy paths pave the way for a triumphant entry into one of the most famous areas of Roman Britain.
If there is to be disappointment on any section of the Pennine Way it is likely to be found on this one. Or so said the guide book.
A couple of years after last being there, there’s a return to Dufton, and a tour of snow covered hills with hidden radar stations, followed by a closed pub.
Walking is what it's all about. Well this site anyway.
So delve on in and read the journeys I've taken on various long distance routes in the United Kingdom, by selecting a walk below:
In the highlands of Scotland stands a statue dedicated to the Commandos.
Water, waterfalls, moorland and a hidden gem nestling in the moorland near a firing range.
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One of the best things about walking is all the great views you get to see. So why not head off on a photographic tour of the walks I've been on?
Waterproofs, rucksacks, tents and all sorts of other stuff that you may want to equip yourself with when you head out.
Across Britain are a network of long distance footpaths and trails. Rambling Man is a website dedicated to telling the tales of one Andrew Bowden as he walks some of those paths.