Author Archives: Ruth Livingstone

About Ruth Livingstone

Walker, writer, photographer, blogger, Doctor, woman, etc.

301 Brow Well to Glencaple

Road, road, and yet more boring old road. But the trip up Ward Law hill makes it all worthwhile. Continue reading

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300 Annan to Clarencefield

I discover Core Paths, and the perils of Scottish pronunciation. Continue reading

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299 Gretna to Annan

I survive my first walk in Scotland, despite marshes and disappearing paths. Yay! Continue reading

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298 pm Rockcliffe to Gretna

Gretna Green or bust? Well, it nearly busted me, but I got there in the end. Continue reading

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298 am Carlisle to Rockcliffe

I walk up the River Eden and (almost) see an otter. Continue reading

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297 Glasson to Carlisle

I follow an invisible Hadrian’s Wall, scramble through marshes and reach the banks of Eden. Continue reading

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296 pm Bowness-on-Solway to Glasson

I join a Roman Wall and march to find a pub that’s actually open. Continue reading

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296 am Whitrigg to Bowness-on-Solway

I walk along the edge of a marsh, past arrays of both modern and ancient defence systems. Continue reading

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295 Abbey Town to Kirkbride

It’s dull and dismal. But I finally break the 3,000 mile barrier. Continue reading

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294 pm Silloth to Abbeytown

Obstructed stiles, barbed wire, and deep mud. Not an easy walk! Continue reading

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