Antondotreks

Expeditions, Navigation, Guided Walks and Trekking

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

An Afternoon on Robinson

      Last weekend in the Lake District was glorious. In some ways too hot, especially for the group of 17-year-olds I was supervising on their Gold Duke of … Continue reading

June 29, 2018 · 1 Comment

Some lovely feedback on my Map Reading and Navigation Course at Rivington.

Just had a lovely comment posted on Tripadvisor about my last Map Reading and Navigation course. I’m so pleased with this I thought I’d share it! I recently attended a … Continue reading

June 13, 2018 · 2 Comments

Fairfield Horeshoe in Great Condition

I should be getting on with ticking off my Wainwrights. Not many to go now, mainly low-level and away from the main peaks. But the weather this weekend was so … Continue reading

March 1, 2018 · 4 Comments