Wye Valley weekend away

3rd May 2009

Sunday's high-level walk in the Black Mountains
Setting off up from Stanton
Setting off up from Stanton
Gaer
Gaer
Fraser, Anna and Peter perching on the trig point
Fraser, Anna and Peter perching on the trig point
Vale of Ewyas
Vale of Ewyas

Mel and Chris checking the route before the group splits
Mel and Chris checking the route before the group splits
The direct path down to the Vale of Ewyas
The direct path down to the Vale of Ewyas
Bilberry and heather
Bilberry and heather
From mighty oaks, tiny saplings grow?
From mighty oaks, tiny saplings grow?

Violet
Violet
Lambs
Lambs
Horse
Horse
Loxidge Wood
Loxidge Wood

LLanthony Priory
LLanthony Priory
Lunch in the priory grounds
Lunch in the priory grounds
How green is this valley?
How green is this valley?
Hatterall Hill
Hatterall Hill

View east over Herefordshire
View east over Herefordshire
Offa's Dyke Path
Offa's Dyke Path
Relaxing in the heather
Relaxing in the heather

Walk led by Mel S; photos by Vince B and Ruth T
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