Tag Archives: Derbyshire

DofE 2015: ‘Tanter’

17 to 22°C. Light rain to sun. Twelve groups of whom 8 failed their first practice expedition. They were terrible, with fairly minor problems they simply gave up. Navigation was a common problem and panic set in with little warning. … Continue reading

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Alstonefield ride.

30°C, no wind, no clouds. Sunday ride~ tracked with MapMyRide! Distance: 84.73mi, time: 05:42:34, pace: 4:03min/mi, speed: 14.84mi/h. http://mapmyride.com/workout/321195601 I rode up with the Burton club, view were heading to the Peak District for some hill climbs. They were quick … Continue reading

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Waiting for them

15°C, rain In biggin Dale yesterday. I was on station to wait for the DofEers who might make a wrong turn and walk off the map. Two groups were supposed to come by and I would sure see them while … Continue reading

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A saucer full of secrets

20°C, sun, W. The Derbyshire White Peak is dotted with these circular features. Some are stone but most seem to be made of concrete. This was one of the few that had water in.

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