DalesRail Gallery 2017

August 20th

C Party on the Roman Road at Gearstones

Gavel gap and the source of the River Ribble

Ribble Way and Pennine Bridleway at Long Gill

August 13th

D Party heading out from Garsdale Station

View down Wensleydale

Looking into Mallerstang

July 16th

Photos from the C & E Walks

C Party Walk from Kirkby Stephen to Garsdale

E Party A Flower Walk from Kirkby Stephen

Wild flowers in profusion on roadside verges

Heading up Smardale fell on the Coast to Coast Path

The atmospheric old NE Stainmore Railway trackbed

Heading into the nature reserve at Waitby

Northern marsh orchids(right) and fragrant orchid (left)

Another rare orchid – the marsh heliborine

The hard to spot milkwort

A jungle of meadowsweet

June 18th

Once a public footpath always a public footpath ! Near Appleby

Looking towards Wild Boar Fell and The Howgills across the Eden Valley

Heading for Dufton with Dufton Pike ahead

Tea stop at Dufton.

June 4th

Country lane near Horton in Ribblesdale

Dales meadow near Horton

Dry Rigg Quarry

Having a good natter above Stainforth

Above Stackhouse

Unusual weather forecasting method

May 28th –  Swaledale

D Party crossing the River swale near Reeth

Climbing to High Harker Hill

Philip Birtwistle leads the way

D Party members on the open fell of High Harker Hill

Spot the grouse!

Dropping down to Grinton with the North York Moors on the horizon

Time to head back to Lancashire from Reeth

Homeward bound at Ribblehead

May 21 st 2017

Keith Thomson leads the D party over Smardale Fell

Following the route of the old Stainmore Railway near Waitby