Antondotreks

Expeditions, Navigation, Guided Walks and Trekking

Day 1 – Climb to Triglav; Tominsek Route to Triglavski Dom.

I know, this is so last year, but I am behind on my blogging while I research the history of my backyard mountain. So I’m currently catching up while on … Continue reading

January 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

Below Wilderswood

Last week, a cold wind blew across the lower edges of Winter Hill, so the afternoon walk kept to the fields below Two Lads.  My copy of Daniel  Calderbanks book … Continue reading

December 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

A Walk along the White Cliffs – Remembering the Dover Patrols and Convoys

Morning brought a cloudy sky and a gentle sea lapping the beach in front of the cottage. But no rain. Waterproofs were donned anyway, including the dogs, and we drove … Continue reading

December 13, 2018 · 1 Comment

New Fields Farm

Today is Lancashire day.  As an ex-patriot Yorkshire man, living in darkest Lancashire, today I will be writing about my home rather than my birthplace. In recent months I have … Continue reading

November 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Upper Swaledale

A settled day was promised, so we set out to explore more of the Dales. Up the narrow steep lane out of Askrigg, we drove over the Common to Muker. … Continue reading

September 13, 2018 · 1 Comment

Yorkshire Rain and Waterfalls

Based on today’s experience, I think rain in Yorkshire is not as wet as that in Cumbria or Lancashire. It did try hard to pour down, but was only a … Continue reading

August 15, 2018 · 2 Comments

Rainforest Trek through the Cardamom Hills – Avoiding Elephants

Our expedition bus from Kochi took 6 hours to climb into the hills along narrow roads busy with the many Indians going about their daily business. We climbed through small … Continue reading

August 13, 2018 · 1 Comment

Hartley House, home to a Greenwood Family

Out for a walk around Calf Hey reservoir next to the lost village of Haslingden Grane. This is on the north western edge of the West Pennine Moors. We came … Continue reading

August 3, 2018 · 4 Comments