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Dawdles Walk little extra Kirkby Stephen Poetry Path

Location: Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4QN

Date: 19 October 2017

Opening Times: Meet The Cloisters, Kirkby Stephen 10.30am

To celebrate the repair of Bollam Lane that was damaged during storm Desmond in December 2015 we are going to walk the Poetry Path.  January Poetry Path stone is in Bollam Lane marking to start of this 12 stone trail depicting the farmer’s year in poetry.  Pick up a booklet at the Visitor Centre or download the audio file to enhance your experience. Optional refreshments in Kirkby Stephen.  

This programme uses mainly tarmac, please wear boots or shoes suitable for some uneven surfaces, mud and standing water where stated, subject to the day’s weather.  We will go whatever the weather - please wear suitable clothing and footwear for the day – we will adapt walks when necessary.

DAWDLES Walk plus has an additional activity or interest during the walk.  All walks should take about an hour unless otherwise stated - DAWDLES Walk Little extra/Extra are taken at a quicker pace and are therefore longer.  Where there is a car share, allow for extra time to reach destinations and return.  We usually find optional refreshments after our walks.

Everyone welcome, suggested donation £1 per walk towards expenses.  Our walks take place in or around the YDNP or North Pennines AONB

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Kirkby Stephen

Kirkby Stephen Walkers are Welcome