Club members enjoyed a guided tour by Martin Appleby who volunteers each week at the reserve. Thanks to his and his fellow colleagues commitment to the development of the area over the past year, Rodley has been voted the best nature reserve of the year by BBC Countryfile Magazine. We had a fabulous day so … Continue reading Rodley Nature Reserve
What a wet and windy weekend up in the Ribble Valley! However we remained in high spirits as we battled the gales and bog hopped our way across Plover Hill towards the summit of Pen-y-Ghent. We took the decision to descend before the final push as visibility was poor and winds were getting stronger and … Continue reading Gearstones 2018
Weekend of social and York rollerski sessions! Saturday: 11 of us set out on a beautiful walk from Robin Hoods Bay to Ravenscar to see the seal colony. Our members took some lovely photos so please do check them out for a real taste of the Yorkshire coast. Photos here. Sunday: The track at York … Continue reading Rollerski and Ravenscar
Hope you have all had a fantastic Christmas break and have lots of lovely skiing related stories to tell (or maybe you have a holiday booked and are counting down the days till you go!) Some of our members have been enjoying the delights of Switzerland and Norway over the New Year and Christmas so keep your … Continue reading Happy New Year to you all!
It has been a busy Autumn for the club with lots of rollerski sessions for us all to choose from including the new BKCat track in Wakefield. For now our trial has finished at the track with the hill (more to come later about those hills!) but we are squeezing in another couple of sessions … Continue reading Mince pies high fives
Back in Autumn, we received the October 2015 report from Anna Moody. She is the manager of Alkborough Nature Reserve and one of our lovely members. With the day set of Saturday 5th December for a Winter walk, the report contained lots of information about the plethora of wildlife making their home at the reserve, … Continue reading Alkborough Nature Reserve
Before Christmas Eve gets into full swing (unless it already has in which case you will be reading this some time next week – hope you had a great Christmas!) , we thought it only right to send a few festive wishes your way. Our fingers and toes are crossed for lots of the white … Continue reading Snow snow snow!