Boulsworth Hill (Lad Law)
15 May 2006
On our way back home from the Lake District, we stopped off to visit another
Marilyn, this time Lad Law, the summit of Boulsworth Hill, between Colne and
We parked on the road between the two Coldwell reservoirs and followed the
Bronte Way. Here we see the upper reservoir, looking rather empty, though the
heavy rain that persisted throughout our walk will have helped a little to
Looking across Will Moor to our objective, Boulsworth Hill and its summit, Lad
Going up the one of the permissive paths that climb the north-western slopes
George looking miserable in the rain near the high point of the hill. He isn't
miserable really, he just isn't keen on sitting still!
Looking along the summit ridge
Back on the Bronte Way, the bridleway that runs along the base of the hill. It
is still raining, and time to head for home.
To be honest, a bit of damp trudge, but no doubt a nice walk in better weather.
The GPS recorded 7.01km with 360 metres of ascent, taking 2 hours (including 20