Thursday, 25 August 2011

Sunday eve walk

We had a funeral to go to on Monday in Buxton, so we thought we would have a few days in the Dales.

We stayed at the Stanley Arms, it was a sunny eve so we decided to go for a walk,

We strolled down this lane,

when we met 2 wooly friends who stopped having supper to say hello,

A stream kept criss crossing under the road with little falls.

Green green grass,

and the sun shining on the tree tops,

also shining on the hills and hollows.

We came across Horses,sheep and deer grazing all together,

The sun dropped and we decided to turn back,

As we strolled back the fluffy clouds gathered and

gave us a great showing

as the sky changed so many times.

What better to end our night of Nature, as we entered our room we found sherry and chocs awaiting us, what better service could one have.
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Gailsman said...

So much to see in such a short space of time

George said...

Thanks for taking us along with you on your walk. The landscape is pretty and the sky was beautiful. And when you got back -- I can't think of a better way to end the day.

Anonymous said...

Lovely walk. So much to see, smell and hear. Not a soul in sight. Wow. Expect, almost, to Robin Hood over there in a picture.

Denise said...

Sorry you had to go to a funeral but what a beautiful area to walk in. Your photos were as always first-class Stewart. I am de-stressing as I look at them.

Linda Higgins said...

Wow what an amazing walk. I felt as though I was along with you. The countryside is so peaceful and there wouldn't be another place to be especially after attending a funeral. I am sure you found it to be so comforting as well. Beautiful photos my friend...and the two post before...were also so amazing!

Teacher's Pet said...

Breathtaking views....such a tranquil place for you to walk. Thank you for taking us with you.

Betsy from Tennessee said...

What a great place. Your walk was wonderful... AND--your 'gift' when getting back to your room was neat also. What a great day you all had!!!

Anonymous said...

Fabulous shots of the Dales!

Lew said...

Beautiful spot and evening for a stroll!

joey said...

Countryside and awesome sky ... amazing!

Gattina said...

Fortunately you show such a beautiful and peaceful landscape with my special wooly friends, otherwise I would have died of a heart attack when I opened your blog with this scarecrow header, lol ! I had forgotten about it !

Rick said...

What wonderful sights you saw on your stroll, Stewart - lovely, walking through areas like that, esp. with all those friendly animals ! ;-)

And marvelous skies to boot !

Nice header (I think) !


James said...

What a lovely place! I'd like to walk there myself. :)

Anonymous said...

What a lovely place. Beautiful hills, wonderful cloud shots and I love sheep, so all and all I certainly enjoyed your walk.