|Name of walk||Boxing Day Walk Along The River Lune 2009|
|Date of walk||2009-12-26|
We all gathered at the Crook O`Lune car park for our annual Boxing Day Walk. The car park was like an ice rink and had us all doing our own Torvill and Dean impressions.
The going improved once we decended to the River Lune.
Ellie the dog had forgotten she was dressed as Santa and went straight into the water for a dip, much to the amusement of everyone, especially Alice.
Brrrrr.......she wasn`t in there for long!
We wait for the slow ones to catch up.
That`s them in the distance!
Ellie running up and down to dry off.
Time for a snowball fight in the woods.
...which seemed to be Paul versus everyone else.
Hot mulled wine break.
We headed for the bridge.
Deer were spotted on the bank above.
Still heading for the bridge.
Time for another snowball fight.
View from the Manchester Corporation Waterworks Aqueduct bridge. It takes the water from Thirlmere to Manchester by gravity alone.
View of the pipes and snowball fight number 3.
View from the other side.
We walked back along the other side of the Lune.
Old railway bridge back to the car park and the mince pies.