Shell Robshaw-Bryan en Hobby: Hiking, Hiking 30/9/2016 · 1 min de lectura · +300

Hayfield to Kinder Downfall Circular Peak District Walk

Hayfield to Kinder Downfall Circular Peak District Walk

On Friday evening we leave work, and in less than an hour we’re pulling up at  Hayfield Campsite in the High Peak.  I’ve been wanting to walk Kinder Scout since reading a friends blog article about it the year before, though it’s taken until now to get chance. The last time we were in the region visiting Mam Tor, the weather was horrendous with extremely low visibility, so I’m hoping the forecast weather holds.

Hayfield to Kinder Downfall Circular Peak District Walk

We arrive at the campsite to find my daughter and her boyfriend are already there and pitched. Our pitch is right beside them, and with our reduced weekend camping set up, we’re ready to relax with a G&T about 45 minutes later. We make dinner and then sit together looking at the stars and full moon, listening to owls hoot, discussing the route we’re planning to take tomorrow.

Hayfield to Kinder Downfall Circular Peak District Walk

We wake up early on Saturday to bright sunshine. I get breakfast on the go for the 4 of us, then we set about packing our backpacks ready for the days walk. I’d chosen the campsite due to it’s proximity to the start of the route we plan to follow, and after a hearty breakfast and checking we’ve all got water and supplies for the day, we set off.


Continue reading the article here:

http://www.campingwithstyle.co.uk/kinder-downfall-hayfield-peak-district-hill-walk/