Welcome to my walking diary, which I started in January 2013 in order to store memories and revisit happy days spent on the fells and elsewhere


My latest walks are shown below - also see my TOP 10 WALKS of 2013


Please click on these links for walks in the following areas:


Overview maps can be found by following these links:

Lake District fells    Lake District low level    North Yorkshire    East Yorkshire


Follow these links to see a selection of photos from my walks:


Click on the route name or the thumbnail for a brief description of the walk, photographs, and a route map. Comments and feedback are always welcome - email me at andrew@andrewswalks.co.uk



Follow the links to earlier walks in 2013 -

September - August - July - June - May - April - March - February - January


Date of walk:  2nd October 2013

Route:  Aysgarth Falls

Area:  Yorkshire Dales

Distance: 7 miles

Aysgarth Falls


Date of walk: 3rd October 2013

Route: Catbells

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance: 7.5 miles

Catbells


Date of walk:  4th October 2013

Route:  Malham

Area:  Yorkshire Dales

Distance: 5.8 miles

Malham


Date of walk: 6th October 2013

Route: Appleton-le-Moors Circular

Area:  North York Moors

Distance: 10.5 miles

Appleton le Moors


Date of walk:  7th October 2013

Route:  Raincliffe Woods

Area:  North York Moors

Distance: 5.6 miles

Raincliffe Woods


Date of walk: 12th October 2013

Route: Settle to Stainforth and back

Area:  Yorkshire Dales

Distance: 7.7 miles

Stainforth


Date of walk:  15th October 2013

Route:  Crummack Dale

Area:  Yorkshire Dales

Distance: 9.4 miles

Crummack Dale


Date of walk: 16th October 2013

Route: High Stile Range

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance: 8.6 miles

High Stile Range


Date of walk:  17th October 2013

Route:  Castle Crag

Area: North Western Lake District

Distance: 5.6 miles

Castle Crag


Date of walk: 18th October 2013

Route: Derwent Water

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance: 4.3 miles

Derwent Water


Date of walk:  19th October 2013

Route:  Ravenglass to Eskdale Green

Area: South Western Lake District

Distance: 6.5 miles

Ravenglass to Eskdale Green


Date of walk: 24th October 2013

Route: Lord’s Seat Group

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance: 10.3 miles

Lord's Seat Group


Date of walk:  25th October 2013

Route:  Tarn Hows

Area: Southern Lake District

Distance: 6.3 miles

Tarn Hows


Date of walk: 26th October 2013

Route: Bolton Abbey

Area:  Yorkshire Dales

Distance: 8.2 miles

Bolton Abbey


Date of walk:  27th October 2013

Route:  River Ouse Ramble

Area: East Yorkshire

Distance: 6.7 miles

River Ouse Ramble


Date of walk: 29th October 2013

Route: A Walk from Wauldby

Area:  East Yorkshire

Distance: 7.7 miles

A Walk from Wauldby


Date of walk:  1st November 2013

Route:  Wharram Percy

Area: North Yorkshire

Distance: 11.6 miles

Wharram Percy


Date of walk: 3rd November 2013

Route: Ingleton Falls

Area:  Yorkshire Dales

Distance: 5.0 miles

Ingleton Falls


Date of walk:  4th November 2013

Route:  Skiddaw

Area: Northern Lake District

Distance: 7.6 miles

Skiddaw


Date of walk: 5th November 2013

Route: Loughrigg Fell

Area:  Central Lake District

Distance: 7.9 miles

Loughrigg Fell


Date of walk:  6th November 2013

Route:  Walla Crag

Area: Central Lake District

Distance: 7.5 miles

Walla Crag


Date of walk: 7th November 2013

Route: Dodd

Area:  Northern Lake District

Distance: 4.6 miles

Dodd


Date of walk:  9th November 2013

Route:  A Walk from Wetwang

Area: East Yorkshire

Distance: 9.6 miles

Wetwang


Date of walk: 15th November 2013

Route: Newlands Valley

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance: 7.5 miles

Newlands Valley


Date of walk:  16th November 2013

Route:  Little Langdale

Area: South Eastern Lake District

Distance: 6.7 miles

Little Langdale


Date of walk: 17th November 2013

Route: Lanthwaite Hill

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance: 2.7 miles

Lanthwaite Hill


Date of walk:  25th November 2013

Route:  Wansfell Pike

Area: Far Eastern Lake District

Distance: 8.5 miles

Wansfell Pike


Date of walk: 27th November 2013

Route: Rannerdale Knotts

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance: 3.0 miles

Rannerdale Knotts


Date of walk:  28th November 2013

Route:  Seathwaite to Portinscale

Area: North Western Lake District

Distance: 10.5 miles

Seathwaite to Portinscale


Date of walk: 29th November 2013

Route: Great Crag

Area:  Central Lake District

Distance: 5.5 miles

Great Crag


Date of walk:  30th November 2013

Route:  Bowscale Fell and Bannerdale Crags

Area: Northern Lake District

Distance: 6.5 miles

Bannerdale Crags


Date of walk: 7th December 2013

Route: Portinscale to Bassenthwaite

Area:  Northern Lake District

Distance: 9.8 miles

Portinscale to Bassenthwaite


Date of walk:  8th December 2013

Route:  Circuit of Loweswater

Area: North Western Lake District

Distance: 4.4 miles

Circuit of Loweswater Back to top


Date of walk: 9th December 2013

Route: Castlerigg Stone Circle

Area:  Central Lake District

Distance: 9.4 miles

Castlerigg Stone Circle


Date of walk:  16th December 2013

Route:  Buttermere

Area: Western Lake District

Distance: 5.4 miles

Buttermere


Date of walk: 17th December 2013

Route: Robinson and Hindscarth

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance: 7.4 miles

Hindscarth


Date of walk:  19th December 2013

Route:  Pen-y-ghent

Area: Yorkshire Dales

Distance: 7.2 miles

Pen-y-ghent


Date of walk: 20th December 2013

Route: A short walk from Hackness

Area:  North York Moors

Distance: 2.5 miles

Short walk from Hackness


Date of walk:  22nd December 2013

Route:  Burton Agnes

Area: East Yorkshire

Distance: 8.3 miles

Burton Agnes


Date of walk: 26th December 2013

Route: Westella to the KC Stadium

Area:  East Yorkshire

Distance: 4.0 miles

KC Stadium


Date of walk:  31st December 2013

Route:  Millbeck to the Kirkstile Inn

Area: Western Lake District

Distance: 4.2 miles

Kirkstile Inn


Date of walk: 3rd January 2014

Route: A short walk to Crummock Water

Area:  Western Lake District

Distance: 3.0 miles

Crummock Water short walk


Date of walk:  4th January 2014

Route:  Mill Gill Force from Askrigg

Area: Yorkshire Dales

Distance: 4.0 miles

Mill Gill Force


Date of walk: 8th January 2014

Route: Fleetwith Pike and Haystacks

Area:  Western Lake District

Distance: 7.1 miles

Fleetwith Pike


Date of walk:  9th January 2014

Route:  Grange Fell

Area: Central Lake District

Distance: 5.1 miles

Grange Fell


Date of walk: 10th January 2014

Route: Silver How

Area:  Central Lake District

Distance: 4.1 miles

Silver How


Date of walk:  12th January 2014

Route:  Laxton Circular

Area: East Yorkshire

Distance: 6.4 miles

Laxton


Date of walk: 15th January 2014

Route: Langdale

Area:  South Eastern Lake District

Distance: 7.5 miles

Langdale


Date of walk:  16th January 2014

Route:  Holme Fell and Black Fell

Area: Southern Lake District

Distance: 7.7 miles

Holme Fell


Date of walk: 17th January 2014

Route: Ling Fell and Sale Fell

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance: 4.4 miles

Ling Fell


Date of walk:  19th January 2014

Route:  Troutsdale

Area: North York Moors

Distance: 4.5 miles

Troutsdale


Date of walk: 21st January 2014

Route: The Humber Bridge

Area:  East Yorkshire

Distance: 2.5 miles

The Humber Bridge


Date of walk:  23rd January 2014

Route:  Rosthwaite Fell

Area: Southern Lake District

Distance: 6.5 miles

Rosthwaite Fell


Date of walk: 24th January 2014

Route: Helm Crag

Area:  Central Lake District

Distance: 5.0 miles

Helm Crag


Date of walk:  25th January 2014

Route:  Place Fell

Area: Far Eastern Lake District

Distance: 5.2 miles

Place Fell2


Date of walk: 30th January 2014

Route: St Paul’s Cathedral to Westminster Abbey

Area:  Central London

Distance: 4.0 miles

St Paul's


Date of walk:  2nd February 2014

Route:  Huggate Circular

Area: East Yorkshire

Distance: 8.3 miles

Huggate


Date of walk: 4th February 2014

Route: Low Fell and Darling Fell

Area:  Western Lake District

Distance: 7.1 miles

Low Fell and Darling Fell


Date of walk:  5th February 2014

Route:  East shore of Crummock Water

Area: North Western Lake District

Distance: 5.3 miles

Crummock Water east shore


Date of walk: 6th February 2014

Route: Wasdale Wander

Area:  Southern Lake District

Distance: 5.5 miles

Wasdale wander


Date of walk:  7th February 2014

Route:  Crummock Water from Park Bridge

Area: Western Lake District

Distance: 1.6 miles


Date of walk: 7th February 2014

Route: Binsey

Area:  Northern Lake District

Distance: 3 miles

Crummock Water from Park Bridge Binsey


Date of walk:  8th February 2014

Route:  Grass Wood from Grassington

Area: Yorkshire Dales

Distance: 5.6 miles

Grassington


Date of walk: 13th February 2014

Route: Around Loughrigg Fell

Area:  Central Lake District

Distance: 5.6 miles

Loughrigg


Date of walk: 14th February 2014

Route: Little Mell Fell

Area:  Eastern Lake District

Distance: 0.8 miles

Little Mell Fell


Date of walk: 16th February 2014

Route: Kirkbymoorside to Gillamoor and back

Area:  North York Moors

Distance: 10 miles

Kirkbymoorside


Date of walk: 19th February 2014

Route: Circuit of Grange Fell

Area:  Central Lake District

Distance: 10 miles

Grange Fell2


Date of walk: 20th February 2014

Route: A short walk to Crummock Water

Area:  Western Lake District

Distance: 1 mile

Crummock Water short


Date of walk: 23rd February 2014

Route: Pocklington Canal

Area:  East Yorkshire

Distance: 6 miles

Pocklington Canal


Date of walk: 26th February 2014

Route: Goathland to Grosmont and back

Area:  North York Moors

Distance: 8.4 miles

Goathland to Grosmont


Date of walk: 27th February 2014

Route: Robin Hood’s Bay Round

Area:  North York Moors

Distance: 7.5 miles

Robin Hood's Bay


Date of walk: 28th February 2014

Route: Hackness and Suffield Top

Area:  North York Moors

Distance: 6.5 miles

Hackness and Suffield


Date of walk: 3rd March 2014

Route: A Walk from Weedley

Area:  East Yorkshire

Distance: 4.0 miles

Weedley


Date of walk: 5th March 2014

Route: Circuit of Lingmoor Fell

Area:  Southern Lake District

Distance: 8.2 miles

Circuit of Lingmoor Fell


Date of walk: 7th March 2014

Route: Loweswater from Maggie’s Bridge

Area:  Western Lake District

Distance: 5.8 miles

Loweswater2


Date of walk: 8th March 2014

Route: Low Fell and The Kirkstile Inn

Area:  Western Lake District

Distance: 4.5 miles

Low Fell and The Kirkstile


Date of walk: 12th March 2014

Route: Glaramara and Allen Crags

Area:  Southern Lake District

Distance: 7.4 miles

Glaramara


Date of walk: 13th March 2014

Route: A short walk in Lorton Vale

Area:  Western Lake District

Distance: 1.8 miles


Date of walk: 14th March 2014

Route: Fylingdales and Lilla Cross

Area:  North York Moors

Distance: 8.1 miles

 Lorton Vale short Fylingdales


Date of walk: 19th March 2014

Route: Eskdale

Area:  Southern Lake District

Distance: 5.8 miles

Eskdale


Date of walk: 21st March 2014

Route: High Pike (Caldbeck)

Area:  Northern Lake District

Distance: 5.5 miles

High Pike


Date of walk: 23rd March 2014

Route: Bishop Wilton Circular

Area:  East Yorkshire

Distance: 7.9 miles

Bishop Wilton


Date of walk: 26th March 2014

Route: Crag Fell and Grike

Area:  Western Lake District

Distance: 7.2 miles

Crag Fell


Date of walk: 27th March 2014

Route: Loweswater

Area:  Western Lake District

Distance: 5.6 miles

Loweswater3


Date of walk: 28th March 2014

Route: Ullswater

Area:  Eastern Lake District

Distance: 7.3 miles

Ullswater


Date of walk: 29th March 2014

Route: Grey Knotts and Brandreth

Area:  Western Lake District

Distance: 3.8 miles

Brandreth


Date of walk: 2nd April 2014

Route: Farndale

Area:  North York Moors

Distance: 6.8 miles

Farndale


Date of walk: 9th April 2014

Route: Near Sawrey and Far Sawrey

Area:  South Eastern Lake District

Distance: 6.7 miles

Sawrey


Date of walk: 10th April 2014

Route: A walk from Threlkeld

Area:  Northern Lake District

Distance: 4.2 miles

Threlkeld


Date of walk: 11th April 2014

Route: Dale Head and Hindscarth

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance: 7.0 miles

Dale Head


Date of walk: 13th April 2014

Route: Wembley

Area:  North London

Distance:  n/a

Wembley


Date of walk: 16th April 2014

Route: Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike and Dollywagon Pike

Area:  Eastern Lake District

Distance: 9.1 miles

Helvellyn


Date of walk: 17th April 2014

Route: Bakestall

Area:  Northern Lake District

Distance:  4.8 miles

Bakestall


Date of walk: 18th April 2014

Route: Hopegill Head and Whiteside

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance: 7.0 miles

Ladyside


Date of walk: 19th April 2014

Route: Lanthwaite Hill and Crummock Water

Area:  North Western Lake District

Distance:  3.0 miles

Lanthwaite Hill and Crummock Water