2010 Challenge Walks (Glossop to Sheffield, and Manchester to Sheffield)

3rd-4th July 2010

Saturday (long route): Manchester to Castleton
The start: Manchester Piccadilly
The start: Manchester Piccadilly
A chance to pick up a frock for the ball next week?
A chance to pick up a frock for the ball next week?
Ashton canal in Manchester
Ashton canal in Manchester
Old warehouse
Old warehouse

An old bridge
An old bridge
Canalside architecture
Canalside architecture
A handy seat on a lock gate
A handy seat on a lock gate
Canalside architecture
Canalside architecture

Reaching the River Tame
Reaching the River Tame
Onto the Peak Forest canal
Onto the Peak Forest canal
Sunny and green: are you sure this is Manchester?
Sunny and green: are you sure this is Manchester?
Spiral bridge
Spiral bridge

Heron
Heron
Leaving the canal, looking back at Manchester
Leaving the canal, looking back at Manchester
Julia meeting the locals
Julia meeting the locals
Lunch
Lunch

More locals
More locals
Too many cooks?
Too many cooks?
Path found ,now on towards Kinder
Path found ,now on towards Kinder
Kinder Plateau; at least it's level for now
Kinder Plateau; at least it's level for now

John putting on a brave face
John putting on a brave face
Julia's gone climbing
Julia's gone climbing
Kinder Low
Kinder Low
Edale
Edale

Top of Jacob's Ladder
Top of Jacob's Ladder
Looks like evening is drawing in.
Looks like evening is drawing in.
Just about putting brave faces on for the last push to Castleton...
Just about putting brave faces on for the last push to Castleton...
...with night is drawing in now
...with night is drawing in now

Walks led by Richard E and Scott M
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