Offa’s Dyke Walk: There was a gradual ascent through a series of beech-forested slopes named Quicken Tree Wood, Wyeseal Wood and Creeping Hill.
“Camping out?” I asked.
“We’re doing a two day walk for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Bronze Medal award,” one of the girls said. Their packs seemed out of all proportion to their sizes.
“We have to take all our necessities and bedding,” another said as if reading my mind.
“Well, take care,” said Keith as we all parted company and continued our respective journeys.