Towards Bridge 28A Lancaster Canal motorway

Lancaster Canal: from Bridge 26 to Bridge 30

Lancaster Canal: Bridge  26 to Bridge 30 (and back) With a beautiful section of the Lancaster Canal just 5 minutes along  the road from our village, we often find ourselves there at all seasons of the year (unless the towpath is just TOO muddy). Now that I’ve found a map Read more…

narrowboat Woodplumpton, catforth, Lancaster Canal Lancashire rural

Easter Weekend Walk by the Lancaster Canal

It’s Easter Weekend. There are reports of huge queues of traffic on some roads near us as day-trippers head to the coast. So what better place to escape to this morning  than our local stretch of the Lancaster Canal. Two minutes into the walk, we came across a sign: TOWPATH CLOSED. Read more…

Island on Derwentwater Black&White monochrome Lake District

“I” is for Island and “J” is for Jetty on Derwentwater

Cee’s Black & White Challenge: Letters “I” and “J” At the beginning of this week we had a wonderful couple of days in Borrowdale in the Lake District. For the first trip of 2017 the weather was glorious; warm and sunny and perfect for walking. The light on Tuesday morning Read more…

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