Longtown 2013


2 Mawrth / March 2013    14 Miles        Crib y Garth (Cat's Back) - Twmpa     Arweinydd / Leader Gareth Rees

Group Photo below Crib y Garth (Cat's Back)

start of climb to Cat's Back

and more climbing

nearly at the top

Crib y Garth out of the mist

Black Hill trig point

Wyn testing the ice

you go first

Onwards towards Hay Bluff

Black Hill

Jeff & Curon

Toward's Hay Bluff

Illtyd & Curon

Bridget & Rachel

Gareth at Hay Bluff

cinio

good lunch spot

cinio

Paraglider

Twmpa ahead

looking towards Hay on Wye

onwards towards Twmpa

view down the valley

Kevin going around the bend!

looks a bit like Scotland

looking back at Hay Bluff

ascending Twmpa

looking back on Hay Bluff

Illtyd admiring the view

Nant Ysgyllen

surviving memebers

Kevin on the edge

Mandy & Jeff

start of decent

Gareth & Ann

downhill track

drink stop at Chwarel Ddu

Gareth

Mike and Illtyd

Christine & Twmpa

valley view

back down the valley

11 miles to here

snowdrops

track back to Craswall

pity it's closed

Mike another climb

Nearly back at the cars - light fading fast

evening at the Crown, Longton

Curon, Merv, Wyn

It's party time

Chrsitine, Kevin & Gary

Jeff

Full swing at the Crown Inn

Illtyd, Jeff, Merv

 

3 Mawrth / March 2013 6m   Trehir / Longtown - Clydawg / Clodock       Arweinydd / Leader Gareth Rees

Crown, Longtown

leaving Longtown

gadael Trehir

the first of many stiles

along Afon Mynwy

stile gridlock

Gary, Mike & Kevin

Brian

climbing from the valley

mistletoe in abundance

drink stop at Old Cour Farm

Wyn & Christine

view of farmhouse

Wyn & Illtyd (and no mobile!)

towards farm

heavy ewes

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Capel Bethel

an interesting looking pig

circuting the conifers

Merv's way of climbing a stile

Trig point hidden in hedge

easy downhill walking

Christine & Brian

view of the Black Mountains

looking towards Clodock

on towards Clodock

Mike & Gareth

nesau at Glydawg

Kevin in the water again

St Clydawg's Church

Eglwys Sant Clydawg

debriefing at the Cornewall Arms, Clodock