Cowley and Monk Wood (15th March 2016)

The walk on Tuesday 15th March was led by David Blackburn, he writes : After enjoying toast and a drink, 22 of us set off from Dronfield Woodhouse on our 5 mile morning walk.
We went through Cowley , on into Monkwood and then skirted Barlow. Several new tree carvings in a garden earned many complimentary comments before we had a coffee break above the fish ponds. A steep climb took us up to Barlow Lees then back over the fields to our starting point. Despite recent heavy rain, we avoided most of the mud, though the anticipated sunshine failed to materialse and it was dull and rather misty all morning ….