Expeditions, Navigation, Guided Walks and Trekking

Adam Hill

There’s a path between the two large stone quarries above Horwich. It takes one, somewhat muddily, up onto Burnt Edge lane. Some work has just been completed on the paths … Continue reading

March 3, 2016 · 5 Comments

Doffcocker Lodge

  Not far from our house and within easy strolling distance is Doffcocker Lodge. In this part of the world a lodge is where water is “lodged”, usually for use … Continue reading

February 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Belmont Village and Reservoir

  I am impressed with a blog I have started following, Mick goes out every day with his dog and records it in a daily blog on places and history, … Continue reading

February 25, 2016 · 3 Comments

West Pennine Moors in Winter

I’m going to a special West Pennine event this Friday. I though I would add a few photo’s celebrating the great views we have in winter from this part of … Continue reading

March 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Rivington Pike in the January Snow and Sunshine

January 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

WWII Hurricane crash site on Winter Hill

Winter Hill is just to north of where I live. It’s close enough for an afternoon stroll to the top, or a couple of hours hard mountain biking over the … Continue reading

January 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Winter Hill Mountain Biking

Sunday started with such a blue sky, clearing from a very wet night, so I had to get the bike out for a long spell around Winter Hill. From my … Continue reading

February 21, 2012 · Leave a comment