Views from Burnsall and Wharfedale

It’s the third time in three days, I’ve cycled through Burnsall; with views like this it doesn’t take much encouragement. It was just one of those days where you have to keep pinching yourself to remember it’s the middle of December.

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Bolton Abbey

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Bolton Abbey Crossroads climbing-barden

2 Cyclists climb up the Strid, lower Wharfedale. 2-mtbs-wharfedale-2

Looking towards Burnsall 2-mtbs-wharfedale

A nice quiet backroad barden-bend

The road to Barden barden

Barden Bridge and the sheep burnsall-view-river

This view of Burnsall looks great any time of the year. grassington-view-river

The River Wharfe near Grassington

 

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The climb out of Burnsall burnsall-distance-2cyclists

Don’t worry this was from 2012. No danger of snow yesterday!

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Up close

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Burnsall in the distance

 

One Response to Views from Burnsall and Wharfedale

  1. jionty pritchard January 6, 2014 at 10:22 am #

    my only memory of yorkshire ( WAKEFIELD) was 1961 a 39 mile a grade ms
    crashed out half way taken to infirmary diagnosed with concussion but wanted
    to rejoin the race ( BAAAD IDEA) met a pretty lady later on who looked after me
    ( SHE WAS A CYCLING ENTHUSIAST ) of course no other reason . my bike was destroyed so i got the train back to manchester cant remember who payed the fare !! when i walked through the door of my house , my mother said to me hello son did you get anywhere !!!!???

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