Slaggyford to Haltwhistle

Fourth Day of A Long Way Round in the Autumn Haltwhistle Walking Festival, 2012. Photos by Marj Baillie and Maureen Hart
  • Bridge at the new Knarsdale Hall, near Slaggyford (previously Burnstones)
  • Looking down on Burnstones
  • Burnstones
  • Hungry sheep
  • Reflections - lots of water around
  • Walking north on the Maiden Way
  • Coffee break on a heathery bank
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  • The infamous stone wall style
  • Styles on this walk became increasingly challenging
  • Especially when a high step was followed by deep water
  • Alison makes it while others look for alternatives
  • Maureen jumps for it
  • And lands in the mire!
  • The mist took a long time to clear
  • Looking towards  Hadrian's Wall
  • Harry talks about the area
  • Ann listens
  • So do Malcolm and Gordon
  • Yet another style
  • Autumn colours are developing
  • Happy walkers
  • Ann and Catherine
  • Lovely sun for the break
  • The fourteen who completed all 4 days
  • Notice the proportion of women - come on chaps!
  • By the banks of the South Tyne
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  • The short walk is spotted from a distance
  • John and Jennifer lead the short walk
  • More of the short walkers
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  • Malcolm, one of our backups
  • Linnshields Waterfall
  • Tea break above the waterfall
  • Judy
  • The rain clouds gather
  • Panorama of Haltwhistle
  • The rain clouds gather
  • South Tyne
  • Bellister Castle, near to home
  • Annette of Chare Close rides through the group