Sunshine, finally, and 2 quick walks

Let’s face it, it has been miserable in November. However finally the weather broke and I had chance for two quick walks, the first was up Cox Tor and the second a cracking little walk with my two boys around Peek Hill. My eldest tried out my old camera that I have given to them and so that they both had a camera I gave mine to my youngest so he could have a stab. At least half of the photos are his so he did a great job and it was great to get out and stretch the legs.

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Cox Tor summit after a quick stroll up

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Hazy views but at least there’s no rain!!

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North Hessary Tor at the back with the Staple Tors nearer

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Same view but look at the blue sky!!

Start – Roadside B3212
Route – SharpitorPeek Hill – Roadside B3212
Distance – Not much a mile maybe    Start time – 10.30am     Time taken –  45mins    Highest Point – Peek Hill 400m
Weather – Finally blue skies and clear views
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Start of the walk and blue skies and North Hessary Tor in fine fettle

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Yours truly and the two boys taking pictures of each other!

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Sharpitor behind as we start off up

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Fine views to the west and a cracking picture from my apprentice!

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And again as he zooms back in on the car park with Cox Tor to the right and Brent Tor in the distance to the left

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Fantastic clarity on Sharpitor summit

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Looking north to Princetown

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Peek Hill

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Sharpitor summit with Eylesbarrow in the distance

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Summit shot of the boys

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Zooming in on Plymouth Sound

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Great Mis Tor to the right and Great Links Tor in the distance

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The Staple Tors, Roos Tor and at the back is White Tor

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Cox Tor

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Burrator Reservoir

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Leather Tor across the bracken

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Looking back to Sharpitor

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Crackin photo of the boy at work

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Leather Tor with Eylesbarrow on the horizon

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Shade and light as we head back to the car

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