Tag Archives: Clwydian Hills

#184 – Blast from the past – Clwydian Hillforts

A busy couple of weeks meant that I didn’t finish the latest post in time for today, so I thought I would revisit an earlier post from 2012.   Fellow blogger Mark Kelly should enjoy this as he recently walked … Continue reading

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#183 – Adventures, it’s all relative!

An annoying knee injury (now sorted out) kept me off the hills for much of August, but I’m an impatient patient and by the end of the month I was ready for a walk out.   We had my grandson Lewis … Continue reading

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#166 – Happy New Year for 2015

Hope you all had a Happy Christmas, and wishing you a Happy New Year for 2015, From Chris, ‘Mist’ and meself! (Now, can I remember how to get Chris back to her normal size ……..?)

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#157 – Cyrn y Brain on the Ruabon Moors

Having a Border Collie means plenty of walking!  ‘Mist’ is a real mountain dog, happy on the high hills of Snowdonia, but unfortunately we can’t fit in a high level walk every day, so we often look for new ground … Continue reading

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#146 – Moel Famau – Little hill, big ‘attitude’!

When it comes to mountains, Snowdonia is more than a jewel in the crown – it is the crown.  There are plenty more mountain riches though, including our local hills.  The Clwydian Range is the first high ground that you … Continue reading

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#144 – Journey to ‘World’s End’

We went in search of the World’s End!  At least that what the map called it, and the British Ordnance Survey maps are respected world-wide for their accuracy and information.  So, as we approached World’s End, why was our first … Continue reading

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#131 – Night (and day) time wanderings in the Clwydian Hills – Moel y Plas

Saying that life has been busy over the past couple of months isn’t the half of it!  In January my Border Collie ‘Mist’ passed her obedience and stock (sheep) tests, and began her training as a Search And Rescue (SAR) … Continue reading

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