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Sue and Martin's Trips Programme

Archives - 2006

Sunday 10 December Christmas Walk and lunch in the Peak District. Started at 10.30 from Wettonmill in the Manifold Valley. Route details
Tuesday 5 December
Shutlingsloe from Trentabank car park, 7.30 start, adjourning to the Leather's Smithy in Langley
Wednesday 22 November Everest Triumph and Tragedy - a talk by Conan Harrod starting at 7.30pm at the University of Manchester
Fri 17 to Sun 19 November Kendal Mountain Festival
3 to 11 November A sunny week at Puerto Soller in northern Mallorca
Wednesday 1 November
Around Marple - met 7.30 at Marple Bridge railway station for a 5 mile stroll
Fri 13 to Sun 15 October Onich
Wednesday 11 October
Lantern Pike from Hayfield - met at 7.30 in the Royal Hotel, Market Street, for a nocturnal wander and accidental diversion
Sunday 8 October Calderdale Marathon bike ride. Rob Clunas and Martin took 3hrs 19min and 3 hrs 22min respectively
Wednesday 27 September A day out on Half Dome, Yosemite National Park. Report
Tuesday 12 September
The Wells of Silverdale. A torch was needed for this short 6 km tour of the wells around Silverdale, starting at 7.30 from the shore car park at SD457750
29 August to 7 Sept Haute Route - Chamonix to Barrage de Moiry. Report here
Monday 28 August

A Bank Holiday ramble around Leek from Tittesworth Reservoir Visitor Centre SJ993603

Tuesday 22 August
Mobberley (not quite so deep Cheshire) - meet 7.30 at the Church Inn (opposite the church! - SJ791802) for a stroll and a bit of local history with an Everest theme
Thursday 17 August
Not Edale - but a stroll down the Bridgewater canal from The Swan with Two Nicks
Tuesday 1 August
Bike ride in Delamere Forest starting 7.30 from the Visitor Centre near Delamere Station. White route (7 miles) then Red route (3 miles)
Wednesday 26 July
Central Irwell Valley - started at 7.30 at Besses o' th' Barn Metro station, this 10km walk enjoys long views of the West Pennines whilst taking in part of the Irwell Way and an old canal, before ending in Radcliffe
14 to 23 July

Dolomites - camping Colfosco Corvara
Lots of walking, via ferrate, climbing and flying is available from this superb spot about an hour west of Cortina, with a short stroll to either of the two villages of Corvara and Colfosco
More details of the trip here
And now there's a report here

Tuesday 11 July

Another stroll in deepest Cheshire - this time Over Peover from the Whipping Stocks on the A50, SJ768747, leaving at 7.30

30 June to 6 July Backpacking trip from Kranebitten Camp Site, Innsbruck - two 3 day trips - meet 17.00 at the campsite on 30 June and/or 3 July
Tuesday 27 June
A walk up Shutlingsloe from the Macclesfield Forest car park/picnic site at Trentabank SJ961711. (Reached via Langley from Macclesfield.) 7.30 start
Wednesday 14 June
Cunswick Scar and Scout Scar - met 7.30 for an 11 km walk starting from Scout Scar car park at SD489924, reached from the centre of Kendal via the minor road to Underbarrow; the car park is just over the brow of the hill
4 to 11 June Pembroke Coastal Path (cloudless trip)
Thursday 1 June
Lower Peover - from The Bells of Peover SJ742742 - leaving at 7.30
Fri 19 to Sunday 21 May Munro bagging around Ben Alder - join Martin and Alastair on this "not for wimps" trip, leaving Manchester on Thursday evening
Wednesday 10 May
Bike Ride from Roman Lakes - meet 7.30, or go for a 7 km walk and meet us in the pub afterwards
Fri 28 April to
Tuesday 2 May
Skye - a few days midge free camping on the 'Misty Isle'
Thursday 20 April
Anglezarke Moor - met 7.30 outside Rivington Visitor Centre - the barn on Rivington Lane at SD628138, for a 5 mile walk on Anglezarke Moor with a lovely sunset. Report here.
8 to 15 April Ullapool - Tigh Na Mara
Wednesday 5 April
Alderley Edge - met 7.30 at the Drum and Monkey (SJ848787) for a familiar 6 mile stroll up and around the Edge
11-19 March Wall to wall sunshine at Kandersteg
Fri 3 to Sun 5 March Keld - Rentahostel - a weekend of superb winter weather
Sunday 26 February

Sue and Martin's Birthday Walk - Yorkshire Dales - met at 10 am at CP in Grassington (SE 002 637) for a 19k circuit.
Report here.

Sat/Sun 25/26 February

A weekend at the White Lion, Cray. Report here.

Thursday 16 February
Around Foxtwist Green - met at the very busy and 'restaurantised' Plough (SJ 624682) at 7.30pm for a 6 mile stroll on a gloomy evening. [By car take the A54 from Winsford towards Kelsall. At Salterswall bear right towards Sandiway, then take the right fork at Martonsands. The Plough is the next right turn.]
11-12 February Canadian Ski Marathon
20 to 22 January
Bunkhouse weekend at Weem with the XXL Club
Sunday 1 January

New Year Walk - Lakes, Bowfell from Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel - a superb day out. Report here and here.