Photo Gallery 35


27 Mehefin / June 2010 12m   Aberogwr / Ogmore by Sea- Nash Point - Southerndown      Arweinydd / Leader Bethina

Ogmore Castle

stepping stones at Ogmore

Bethina & Mervyn towards Southerndown

Trwyn y Witch, Southerndown

towards Dunraven

Dunraven Gardens

Llwybr Arfordirol Morgannwg

big drop to the right

Glamorgan Coast Cliffs

Illtyd & Wynford

Lunch at Nash Point

Nash point precarious cliffs

o dan y clogwynni

alaong the beach to Dunraven

rock pool

fine rock strata formation

along the beach

old smugglers cave?

approaching Dunraven

magnificent view of Glamorgan Coast

oh to be young again!

decided not to jump!

nol i Aberogwr

back to Ogmore by Sea

pair of choughs

Ogwr & Ewenny River Confluence

approaching Ogmore Castle

stampede across the river

debriefing at Pelican, Ogmore

Pelican and the Piety

 

4 Gorffennaf / July 2010  9m   Trefin - Abereiddy - Porthgain      Arweinydd / Leader Geraint Owain Price

Ship Inn, Trefin

Geraint & Neil tuag at Lanrhian

Llanrhian Church

Tato Newi!

Portheiddy

Lunch at Aber Pwll

Abereiddy

Aberieddy

Geraint's spiel

coast steering (sort of) at Blue Lagoon, Abereiddy

Blue Lagoon (no Brook Shields though!)

above Abereiddy

tower at Aberiddy

Traeth Llyfn

Peregrine Falcon

Traeth Llyfn

Traeth Llyfn

Traeth Llyfn

Kevin & Terry

Carn Biri a Carn Llidi

towards Porthgain

Porthgain Harbour

Porthgain

Porthgain stone crushing building

ice creams at the Shed

tuag at Drefin

Trefin ahead

standing stone near Trefin

Melin Trefin

debriefing at Ship Inn, Trefin

11 Gorffennaf 2010   12m   Capel y Ffin - Twmpa - Hay Bluff (Pen y Beacon)  Arweinydd / Leader Brian Lloyd

Capel y Ffin

Daren Lwyd yn y pellter

Cwm Bwch

Chwarel y Fan (Highest point in Gwent)

Grwyne Reservoir

Grwyne Resevoir

Chwarel y Fan in distance

Pen Rhos Dirion

any sign of Geraint and Gareth?

view from Pen Rhos Dirion

glider

glider & Twmpa

Brian & Twmpa

Pen Rhos Dirion

view towards y Twmpa

towards y Twmpa

Twmpa Summit

Hay Bluff (Pen y Beacon)

towards Hay Bluff

Black Mountains ponies & Hay Bluff.

Twmpa from Hay Bluff

the vegetarian Gollum (munching on whinberries)

Hay Bluff summit

Llwybr Clawdd Offa tuag at Lech y Lladron

Offa's Dyke Path

Cwm Euas / Vale of Ewyas

Alison & Terry

Cwm Euas

last leg of walk

non conformist chapel in Capel y Ffin

18 Gorffennaf / July 2010  8m  Llanfihangel y Fedw / Michaelstone y Fedw - Machen Isaf / Lower Machen    Arweinydd / Leader Denis Sheehan

Cefn Mably Arms, Llanfihangel y Fedw

towards Penygroes Fach

Pen y Lan

low mist on hills

Terry

aircraft in cornfield

along Croes- Carn - Einion access road

Rhiwderyn

Rhiwderyn

joining Sirhywi path

Christine at lunch

tuag at Fachen Isaf

towards Lower Machen

St Michaels & All Angel's, Lower Machen

croes bregethu / preaching cross

Any more hills?

waiting for Christine & Di

Plas Machen

Plas Machen (former home of the Morgan Family, Tredegar House)

Rosebay Willowherb (Epilobium Augustifolium)

towards Afon Rhymni

Afon Rhymni

back to Llanfihangel y Fedw

Twr Eglwys Llanfihangel y Fedw

debriefing at Cefn Mably

 25 Gorffennaf / July 2010  8m   Craig Nos - Cribarth - Sgwd Henrhyd Falls     Arweinyddion / Leaders Margaret & Helen     

Craig y Nos

Craig y Nos Mansion

Illtyd & Upper Swansea Valley

whale back ridge of Fan Gyhirch

a breather en route to Cribarth

not a care in the world

Fan Gyhirych from slopes of Cribarth

classic Cribarth landsape

tuag at Gribarth

Cribarth summit

ffarwelio a'r gopa

Cwmtawe o Gribarth

along old dry stone wall

looking back at Cribarth

Christine & Brian, brawd a chwaer

Abercraf Inn

Afon Tawe

quiet lane in Abercraf

lunch alongside Nant Llech

cinio

Sgwd Henrhyd

walkers behind Sgwd Henrhyd

close up of falls

Terry & Wyn

towards Ynyswen

Capel Ynyswen

crossing Tawe River

lake in Craig y Nos Country Park

debriefing at Ancient Briton

Ancient Brton Public House

1 Awst / August 2010   8m  Dinbych y Pysgod / Tenby - Saundersfoot       Arweinyddion / Leaders Catrin & Christine

Dinbych y Pysgod / Tenby

railway arch at Knightson Bottom

tuag at Saundersfoot

Glenda & Catrin

towards Saundersfoot

above Saundersfoot

Saundersfoot

lunch line up

cinio

water sports

Helen, Selwyn & Gary

Gary & Terry

Saundersfoot beach

Saundersfoot harbour

creigiau geirwon

towards coastal path

leaving Saundersfoot

fine seascape

ar y llwybr arfordirol

Tenby in the distance

old & new Tenby Lifeboat Stations

Dinbych y Pysgod / Tenby

debriefing at Sporting Chance, Red Roses

clegs yn Nhafarn y Sporting Chance , Rhos Goch

serious business

7 Awst / August 2010   7m          Cilmeri          Arweinyddion / Leaders Glenda & Jacqui

train arrives at Bont Station

group photo at Cilmeri

coats on for little shower

tuag at Eglwys Llanganten

Eglwys Llanganten Church

Jacqui's spiel

towards Rhosferig Fach

towards obstruction

towards Builth Golf Course

Builth Golf Course

Builth Golf Club

lazy cat

River Wye, Garth Hill & Builth in distance

Elyrch / Swans

amser Cinio

another group photo

following the Wye Valley Way

Heron in flight

Creigiau Penddol Rocks

Heart of Wales railway bridge

Wye Valley Way

Private seat - My ****!

high jinks

Lee, Julia, Maureen

Geoff & Wyn

kite spotting at Rhosferig Fawr

Selwyn & Martin

inquisitive horse at Cilmeri Station

only 5 mins late!

back to the Bont

15 Awst / August 2010 13m   Fan Hir - Bannau Sir Gaer - Carreg yr Ogof     Arweinydd / Leader Ann Chalk

group photo near Tafarn y Garreg

Fan Hir

Fan Hir

tuag at Fan Brycheiniog

an interesting moth -can anybody identify it?

Fan Brycheiniog shelter

Fan Brycheiniog trig pint

Fan Brycheiniog

looking back towards Fan Brycheiniog

Picws Du (Bannau Sir Gaer)

ascent towards Picws Du

dung beatles (chwilod y dom)

Llyn y Fan Fach

Llyn y Fan Fach

Bannau Sir Gaer

Ann, Bannau Sir Gaer

Bannau Sir Gaer

a chat with group from Sutton Coalfield

spectacular view of Bannau Sir Gaer

group photo and Bannau Sir Gaer

tuag at Garreg yr Ogof

lunch at Carreg yr Ogof

Carreg yr Ogof photo

who's leading this walk?

Wynford leading the way

fine view

Creature from the Black Lagoon? - oh no, it's Kevin!

view of Afon Twrch

looking towards Disgwylfa

Pwll y Cig

seibiant ger Waun Fignen Felen

merlod y Mynydd Du

view of Glyntawe and Fan Gyhirych

crossing the boulders of Afon Haffes

debriefing at Ancient Briton

22 Awst / August 2010 7m   Rhossili - Ynys Weryn / Worms Head        Arweinydd / Leader Geoff Long

Rhossili

Rhossili

Ynys Weryn / Worms Head

towards Worms Head

group photo

old anchor

causeway to Worms Head

rock pools on causeway

morlo / seal

bran y mor / cormorant

A bit of climbing

Ann & Alison

Jacqui, Catrin, Christine

tuag at ben Ynys Weryn

scrambling

a little obstacle

Lee, Julia, Terry

Devil's Bridge on Worms Head

rough seas of the Atlantic

towards the head

ogof / cave

Alison at the blow hole

a steep ascent

Gary, Martin, Brian at the end of the Worm

A steep drop

returning to the mainland

back on mainland

Fall Bay

Fall Bay

Gower Coast

seibiant

debriefing at Wormshead Hotel

debriefing

part of the group at Wormshead Hotel

quenching ones thirst!

29 Awst / August  2010   16m   Longtown - Crib y Garth - Cwm Olchon      Arweinydd / Leader Gareth Rees

Longtown Castle

Castell Longtown

Longtown

before the showers

typical wooden barn

Middle Cwm Farm

Gareth at New House Farm

new members!

Black Hill (Crib y Garth) in distance

Michaelchurch Court

Michaelchurch Court

I'm sure there's a path here somewhere!

Black Hill and Welsh border

cinio yn Ffarm Trelan

lunch at Trelan (and drying out)

towards Old Mill Farm (Black Hill in distance)

Welsh Hills from Herefordshire

Gary ascending up to Black Hill

Alan on Crib y Garth (Black Hill)

Black Hill summitt (Hewitt)

towards Crib y Garth

Blaen Olchon

Olchon Valley and Welsh Hills

Crib y Garth (Cat's Back)

Crib y Garth

Crib y Garth

Crib y Garth

drink stop below Crib y Garth

Welsh Hill

Terry & Gary towards Glandwr

along the Olchon Valley

Gary concentrating on not walking!

Yellow House Farm (ruin)

debriefing at Crown Inn, Longtown

The Crown, Longtown