Tag Archives: Frosterley

Quarries toads and chickens

The main reason I’ve moved to Crook is that it is very easy to get up into Weardale. Weardale is a walkers’ paradise, largely because hardly anyone can be bothered to visit. An earlier work trip to Birmingham meant I … Continue reading

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Vantage Point

A cold, crisp day today, I took a walk along the back lanes of Crook, my new County Durham home. I’ve found a spot to the North West of Crook that has commanding views of Weardale. The upper fells are … Continue reading

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Contrast

I’ve spent the last couple of weekends in Weardale and Teesdale. Known as the Durham Dales, they have their own characters despite sharing the same central fells. I wanted to get some walking and photography done, and maybe capture their … Continue reading

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