Expeditions, Navigation, Guided Walks and Trekking

Expeditions in Peak District

Currently spending my time Instructing¬† for Adventure Expeditions. A link to the last expedition Blog is here; White Peak I had wanted to walk down Wolfscote Dale every since seeing … Continue reading

June 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Dark Peak – Off the Beaten Path

One of my favourite books on walking in the the Peak District is Doug Brown’s Dark Peak Hikes. It does as it says in its sub-title – taking one “Off … Continue reading

June 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Search for the Source of the River Derwent

Its a long drive from home round to the Derwent valley, so yesterday I made sure I went all the way and parked up at Kings Tree. This is normally … Continue reading

March 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Adventure Expeditions – Duke of Edinburgh Expedition Training

I just spent a great weekend delivering some Duke of Edinburgh Expedition Training for Adventure-Expeditions to the Gold and Silver Groups at Derby Grammar School. We did two sessions of … Continue reading

March 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Chrome Hill

I discovered this quiet corner of the Peak District when researching my family history.¬† My Great x 5 Grandfather came from this area. terrybnd’s video makes it a must to … Continue reading

February 1, 2012 · Leave a comment