The Brackenbottom route to Pen-y-ghent

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The sky darkened and rain streaked across the carriage window as the train drew further north. Not a good sign. Time to put some faith in the weather forecast, which had remained consistent over the last few days, promising largely dry conditions with the odd shower and light breezes. Not perfect, but certainly sounding better…

Looking east from the summit of The Calf

Walks in the Yorkshire Dales

Having now given up all hope of completing half, let alone all, of the Hewitts by the end of my sabbatical, the focus has moved to enjoyment.  Which is where it should have been all along, of course.  To this end, my father and I spent a few days in the Yorkshire Dales, basing ourselves…