Biggin Dale and Alstonfield

1st November 2009

The morning's rain has left puddles near Biggin
The morning's rain has left puddles near Biggin
Chris in Biggin Dale
Chris in Biggin Dale
Jim takes a nap at lunchtime
Jim takes a nap at lunchtime
River Dove looking busy
River Dove looking busy

Our one steep climb up Gipsy Bank
Our one steep climb up Gipsy Bank
Views into...
Views into...
...the Dove valley
...the Dove valley
Top of Gipsy Bank, with Wolfscote Dale behind
Top of Gipsy Bank, with Wolfscote Dale behind

Very hairy calves
Very hairy calves
Still lots of water about, even on the lanes
Still lots of water about, even on the lanes
Alstonefield welcomes tasty visitors
Alstonefield welcomes tasty visitors
Steve avoiding the cattle very carefully
Steve avoiding the cattle very carefully

A little hill, outside the village
A little hill, outside the village
Which we didn't bother even get to the summit of
Which we didn't bother even get to the summit of
A pause while the backlaggers catch up
A pause while the backlaggers catch up
Thinking about giving me the charge,  but it's actually stuck in a swamp
Thinking about giving me the charge, but it's actually stuck in a swamp

More fast currents...
More fast currents...
...back at the Dove
...back at the Dove
Autumn leaves
Autumn leaves
A pint in the Devonshire Arms in Hartington
A pint in the Devonshire Arms in Hartington

Walk led by Vince B; photos also by Vince
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