36 posts about Walking on this blog
Tuesday 19 October 2010, 12:25
A new path on Snowdonia is to be developed, allowing walkers a safer passage between Pen y Gwryd and Pen y Pass.
The work is being funded by Snowdonia Green Key, an initiative run by the Snowdonia National Park Authority, reports the Daily Post.
Emyr Williams, director of land management at the national...
Monday 13 September 2010, 16:42
Last week I was out of the office filming two more walks in North Pembrokeshire and on Gower for the new series of Weatherman Walking.
We started from Maenchlochog and walked up to the highest point in the Preseli Hills or Preseli Mountains, Foel Cwmcerwyn, 1758 feet above sea level.
Our hike included...
Tuesday 31 August 2010, 15:32
I hope you all had a good bank holiday weekend. I spent it in Snowdonia, staying in Betws y Coed with friends.
On Saturday we climbed the Moelwyns from Tanygrisiau near Blaenau Ffestiniog.The weather was actually worse than I thought it would be with persistent showers and I now understand why Blaenau...
Friday 16 July 2010, 10:30
Wednesday 16 June 2010, 16:31
Orchids are one of those things that are something of a mystery to UK residents, with a public perception of exotic rarities clinging to hillsides deep in the Amazon, fetching hundreds of pounds for a single bloom.
Well, think again because Welsh meadows are teeming with orchids and this weekend the...
Tuesday 25 May 2010, 10:59
Anyone with even a passing knowledge of South Wales will be aware of one of the jewels in the coast's crown: Gower.
With a range of different habitats, it can be thought of as distilling all Wales into just a few square miles. From moorland and woodland to ancient dunes and sandy beaches, Gower has...
Friday 14 May 2010, 15:10
If you've got any plans for the weekend, Saturday looks the best day for a picnic, trip to the coast or a walk in the hills.
Any mist first thing on Saturday morning will clear, leaving a dry day with sunny spells. And after a chilly start with a local ground frost it will feel a little warmer than...
Wednesday 12 May 2010, 11:26
Tuesday 27 April 2010, 10:40
Staying with walking festivals...
There's a medieval theme to the Prestatyn and Clwydian Range walking festival happening in May which you might like to take part in, if you live in North East Wales.
Monday 26 April 2010, 14:28
I hope you had a good weekend. I went to the Gwaun Valley in North Pembrokeshire to launch the 3rd Preseli Walking Festival on Saturday afternoon.
Around 50 people turned up for a short circular walk led by writer and geologist Dr. Brian John.
Brian shared his knowledge of the area and explained the...
Monday 15 March 2010, 15:31
Wednesday 3 February 2010, 16:40
Tuesday 3 November 2009, 14:29
They may look like something out of Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory but these stunning and rare waxcap fungi are a fairly regular sight at the National Botanic Garden of Wales.Image courtesy of the National Botanic Garden of Wales:
On Saturday 7 November, staff have organised a guided walk through...
Monday 26 October 2009, 14:32Copenhagen climate change conference that people all around the world care about the issue of climate change.
Friday 16 October 2009, 13:19
Tuesday 13 October 2009, 13:36
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