Tag Archives: marsh

294 pm Silloth to Abbeytown

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

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294 am Silloth to Abbeytown

I reach Grune Point, and discover a mysterious path across the marsh. Continue reading

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285 pm Broughton to Haverigg

When I look out across the marsh I get a shock! The muddy channels are filling with water. Continue reading

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284 Kirkby-in Furness to Broughton-

This is the sort of day – and the type of scenery – which makes for joyful walking. I could walk for ever… Continue reading

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283pm Askam to Kirkby-in-Furness

The path is clear and dry… until I come to a point where the bank has been destroyed. Continue reading

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283am Barrow to Askam-in-Furness

Marsh, sticky mud, pillboxes, slag heaps, and then a surprisingly glorious stretch of empty beach. Continue reading

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279a Greenodd to Ulverston Canal

I lose the tip of my walking pole in deep mud, and nearly lose my boots too. Continue reading

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277 Grange-over-Sands to Cark

I climb up Humphrey Head and discover its panoramic views. Continue reading

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270 Cockerham to Lancaster

I discover the Plover Scar lighthouse is still standing, have lunch at Glasson Dock, and follow route number 6 into Lancaster. Continue reading

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269 Fleetwood to Cockerham

A good walk, but shame about the footpath obstructions. Continue reading

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