Helmsley Weekend Away (North York Moors)

9th-12th September 2010

Saturday's short walk, to Oswaldkirk and Ampleforth
Is it this gate? Minor navigational issues on the Ebor way...
Is it this gate? Minor navigational issues on the Ebor way...
...bring a smile to our faces
...bring a smile to our faces
Tree
Tree
Fi enjoying our first break
Fi enjoying our first break

Fi and John on a bale of hay (that's how rumours start!)
Fi and John on a bale of hay (that's how rumours start!)
Morning dew dripping off some berries
Morning dew dripping off some berries
Nice weather for a walk
Nice weather for a walk
Scott - a man of action
Scott - a man of action

Continuing on up the hill
Continuing on up the hill
Stopping for a breather
Stopping for a breather
Peter stops for a quick meditation
Peter stops for a quick meditation
Refreshments in the Malt Shovel, Oswaldkirk
Refreshments in the Malt Shovel, Oswaldkirk

Lancaster bomber that flew overhead
Lancaster bomber that flew overhead
Something to do with the Battle of Britain we think
Something to do with the Battle of Britain we think
Sloes, not quite ready for picking yet
Sloes, not quite ready for picking yet
Near Ampleforth Abbey
Near Ampleforth Abbey

Ampleforth Abbey
Ampleforth Abbey
Scott (he's Canadian you know)
Scott (he's Canadian you know)
Another field
Another field
The final saunter towards Sproxton
The final saunter towards Sproxton

Walk led by Scott M; photos by Ben A and Gary D
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