Christmas Walk 2014

Christmas Walk 5th December 2014

The walk is short and easy as the main aim of today is the Christmas dinner at The Tempest Arms which is booked for 12:30.This walk is a total distance of 11.9km (7 miles) with the hardest bit been the climb from Thornton to Elslack Woods. The walk should take 3hrs. Once you get a bit of hight then you have great views towards Pendle Hill and the Tough of Bowland in Lancashire and the fells of the lower section of  Yorkshire Dales.

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Old Road Thornton in Craven

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Michele and Angela

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David and Ian

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Walking up the Pennine Way from Brown House Farm

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Looking back to Thornton in Craven

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Looking from Raygate Hill toward Skipton

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Looking towards Sharp Haw, Skipton

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Broughton Hall in the valley

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Team Photo

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David with Sharp Haw in the distance

Thornton to Elslack
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Walk statistics
Total Distance 11.9km
Total Time 3:12 hrs
Ave Moving Speed 4.1km
Ave Speed 3.7km
Total Ascent 332m
Total Descent 363m

2014-12-05 Xmas VW Tempest