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26. Danby Dale (3) Winter walking including snow scenes

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Heading down Wandels Lane, Danby Dale towards Danby's St Hilda Church.

 

A stray black and white cat lived through the winter period of January to March 2018 down in Danby Dale, but after that?

 

Castleton Rigg from Danby Dale.

 

Sheep in winter - a hard life at this time of the year and need extra food provision.

 

Looking for any food available!

 

Looking down Danby Dale towards the Esk Valley.

 

Danby Dale and Castleton Rigg.

 

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Climbing up to Danby Low Moor - contrasts!

 

Danby Dale.

 

Fox and Hounds at Ainthorpe.

 

Danby Dale.

 

The road up out of Botton, Danby Dale.

 

The road down to Stormy Hall and Botton and broad view of Danby Dale.

 

View north from the road above Stormy Hall, Danby Dale

 

Looking south down Danby dale from The Castleton - Blakey Ridge road near the Botton turn-off.

 

March views north up Danby Dale from above Botton Head

 

A miscellany of pictures of Castleton and Danby Dale in the Winter of  December 2010 - January 2011

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25. Danby Dale (2) Circular walk from Castleton via Ainthorpe with views of Fryup Dale

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Castleton viewed from Danby Rigg.

 

Looking down from Danby Rigg to Danby Church in Danby Dale.

 

There are several tracks that lead up the eastern side of Danby Dale that go up and over into Fryup Dale.

This path seems to be laid with stones with grooves cut in - for grip?

It doesn't look like the usual 'stone trod'.

 

First view of Fryup Dale and Fairy Cross Plain from Danby Rigg.

 

Looking down Little Fryup Dale to the Esk Valley.

 

Bronze Age burial cairn on Danby Rigg.

 

The Standing stone on the lower norther slope of Danby Rigg.

 

Boundary stone.

 

Looking across from Danby Rigg to the villages of Castleton (left) and Ainthorpe (right).

 

The tennis courts at Ainthorpe.

 

Looking down to Ainthorpe.

 

The Fox and Hounds in Ainthorpe.

 

Cottage in Ainthorpe.

 

Crossing the fields back to Castleton.

 

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The track around the Howe near Ainthorpe.

 

Castleton.

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Ashfield Farm and Ashfield House.

 

The start of Wandels Lane, Castleton, with The Howe beyond.

 

Primrose Hill and Castleton Tea Rooms

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27. Danby Dale (4) Spring and Summer Walking

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Looking towards Castleton from deep in Danby Dale.

 

The road from Castleton to Danby Church

 

View of Danby Dale from Holly Lodge.

 

Castleton Rigg in Spring.

 

Blossom in Danby churchyard.

 

Looking towards Danby village from Danby Low Moor.

 

Wild daffodils.

 

Non-wild daffodils I think?

 

Nice to be out all the time now!

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Danby Dale and Castleton Rigg.

 

Green fields between The Howe and Danby Church.

 

Looking north down Danby Dale from above Botton

 

The plantations at Botton Head

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34. Danby-Castleton Winter December 2010-January 2011

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

The bird table at the Old Schoolhouse, Castleton

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Climbing up Stormy Hall Bank in Danby Dale

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Climbing up Stormy Hall Bank

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

The 'Twin Trees'

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Climbing up Stormy Hall Bank above the cattle grid

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Looking down on Danby dale by the track to st Helena House

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Stormy Hall Bank!

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Nearly at the top of Stormy Hall Bank, looking south down Danby Dale

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

The same scene after road clearing by the snow plough

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Well, you can still get the direction!

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Just east of Danby park Wood ...

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

... in deep snow!

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Castleton - snow-bound on the ridge!

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Castleton School - it only closed for day! bravo!

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

The 'gated road' from Castleton to Danby Church ...

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

... which near the church is often blocked by huge snow drifts ...

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

... that makes walking quite difficult!

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Looking back to Castleton

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Finally got to Danby Church

 

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Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Looking south-east across Danby Dale from near Castleton

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

Castleton from the Blakey Ridge & Ralphs Cross road

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

Danby Castleton Winter December 2010 January 2011

 

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