Posts tagged #yorkshire dales

A day out in Keld

I felt the need to head to the hills for the day and my original plan was to visit High Force and to walk round the south side of the falls. However, having given a fair impression of Quasimodo at YPS the evening before this wasn’t a good idea. 2 miles with full camera kit was going to be a struggle so I decided to got to Keld instead and have a waterfall fest.

Rainy Day on Scales Moor

Last weekend I went on a David Speight workshop in the Yorkshire Dales and on Sunday morning we walked up Twistleton Scar and onto Scales Moor to find the eggy erratic.  This wasn't as straightforward as you may think as we caught the tail end of Tropical Storm Ernesto which meant the weather was distinctly unpleasant.

Two Walks in the Yorkshire Dales

Once it had stopped hammering with rain I put on my boots and set off further afield with my camera.  I've been to Kettlewell many times but until last week I had never walked up Dowber Gill Beck.  This valley provides a route up Great Whernside but I got as far as Providence Pot before heading back to Hag Dyke and the views towards Diamond Hill.

Wensleydale Waterfalls

The rain was trapped in Wharfedale and our plans to enjoy some photography were thwarted until we drove over the hill into Bishopdale and Wensleydale where it was dry and relatively sunny.

Sara and I have communicated quite a few times on Twitter so it was lovely to actually meet up and go out in her territory together.

Kettlewell, Yorkshire Dales - Day 2

Everything was dried out after Saturday's extended paddling so I set off on Sunday to meet the rest of the group for a day's shoot with David Speight et al.  Our first port of call was the limestone pavement at the top of Conistone where we were going to explore the views and features