Walks in 2018

We will do the following holidays in 2018.  The cost includes bed, breakfast and evening meals, and lunches on walks.

Countryguide Holidays at Windermere

Windermere – 2nd to 5th February 
Hill and lakeside walks in the heart of the Lake District.

Malham – 2nd to 4th March 
Due to snow blocking the roads this has been moved to April (see below).

Ross on Wye – 8th to 11th April
A new venue for us, we stay at the Paddocks Hotel in Symonds Yat.  We hope to explore around Tintern Abbey, and also catch the ferry to Symonds Rock, where Peregrine Falcons can be see.


Malham – 23rd to 25th April 
We will be staying at Miresfield Farm, in Malham. Walks will include Janet’s Foss, Gordale Scar and Malham Cove.

Humber Bridge – 1st to 3rd May
We stay at the Green dragon in the lovely village of Welton. Walks may include parts of the Wolds Way and a walk over the bridge and the River Humber.

Kilnsey – 4th to 6th June
Our accommodation is at the Tennants Arms at Kilnsey , a superb hotel (with large open fire and good food) set under Kilnsey Crag. Walks to include Buckden, Grassington, Kettlewell and the Wharfedale valley.

Leaving Whaley Bridge

Buxworth – 25th to 27th June
Buxworth is situated near the Peak Forest canal basin, in the heart of Derbyshire. Walks around around Lyme Park and Whaley Bridge.

Llanberris – 15th to 18th July
We stay for three nights, exploring Snowdonia.

Acton Bridge

Northwich, near Chester – 6th to 9th August
Another new area for us.  Walks will include the walls of historic Chester and along the Weaver Navigation.

Conwy Mountain

Conwy – 21st to 23rd August
One of our favourite destinations. Same time as previous years, for the yellow and purple of the gorse and heather, fantastic!

Belford – 30th September to 3rd October
Another three night break, in Northumberland, staying at the Blue Bell Hotel. Walks to include Holy Island, Bamburgh and Seahouses

From the end of the pier at Whitby

Goathland / Whitby – 11th to 13th November
Walks will include exploring the beautiful North Yorkshire Moors.

Llangollen – 30th December 2018 to 1st January 2019
Our most popular break is at New Year. We will be staying at the Bryn Howell hotel in the beautiful Vale of Llangollen. Early booking advised, please call if interested.