Walks & Hikes

Walks and hikes blog. Walking, hiking & wild camping together with reference and guides. Bipedal routes and reviews by Spike #spikeblogs

  • Clumber Park Northern Territories featured Walk by Spike #spikeblogs
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    Clumber Park Northern Territories

    This is a lovely little walk through a slither of mixed woodland sandwiched right between Clumber Parks, Lime Tree Avenue and the parallel A57 to the North, hence the title Clumber Park Northern Territories. There’s no fluff with this little route & I purposely share no images. It’s a route…

  • Derwent Dam Pike Low featured by Spike #spikeblogs
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    Upper Derwent Dams And Pike Low

    Today, it’s a solo walk of the Upper Derwent Dams and Pike Low. I arrived at Fairholmes Car Park shortly before dawn on a chilly January morning. Cafe was just showing signs of life and the toilets were open for business. Soon realising my NTrust membership had no value here,…

  • Mam Tor Circular Route featured by Spike #spikeblogs
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    Mam Tor Short Walk

    The mighty Mam Tor is a carved entry on many a bucket list. This Mam Tor Short Walk is a circular route that climbs to the summit then tracks along the Great Ridge towards Hollins Cross. Skirting around Mam Tor is Hope Valley, one of the most beautiful (and popular!)…

  • Sherwood Pines Great Bear Hunt No1 featured by Spike #spikeblogs
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    Sherwood Pines Great Bear Hunt No1

    If you go down in the woods today… you just never know!聽 Sherwood Pines Great Bear Hunt No1 is the first in a series for young adventure seekers with inquisitive minds. These are shorter routes, stepping off the beaten path. DESCRIPTION Sherwood Pines is home to a wide range of…

  • Sherwood Forest Budby Heath featured by Spike #spikeblogs
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    Sherwood Forest Budby Heath Walk

    This Sherwood Forest Budby Heath Walk is a lovely little adventure that creeps onto less well trodden ground. Great if you wish to explore beyond the Major Oak. There’s good terrain variety also more challenge under foot. DESCRIPTION Parking in the new RSPB Sherwood Forest聽Car Park (over the road from…