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by Raggedstone
Sat Oct 17, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: BB200 2020
Replies: 838
Views: 17252

Re: BB200 2020

Andy I found the locked gate at a house called Middle FFynonou I went through Sunday morning after shutuplegs had had a chat with the owner the night before ! There wasn't anyone around when I went through you would have gone through Saturday morning not that far from where you started and before th...
by Raggedstone
Tue Oct 13, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: My BB200 2020 (may contain spoilers).
Replies: 174
Views: 4327

Re: My BB200 2020 (may contain spoilers).

Yes its definately a pantomime bridge

ImageIMG_20201011_170226546 by Kevin Hawker, on Flickr
by Raggedstone
Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: My BB200 2020 (may contain spoilers).
Replies: 174
Views: 4327

Re: My BB200 2020 (may contain spoilers).

Well that was an experience I was doing ok until I missed the bridleway off Offa's Dyke the Garmin said I was on track even though I had my doubts I got to the ridge when the arrow suddenly split from the correct route so I had climbed much higher than I needed, amazing sunset over Pen-y-fan as a co...
by Raggedstone
Sun Oct 11, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: BB200 2020
Replies: 838
Views: 17252

Re: BB200 2020

I let the gate get away from me at the grumpy farmer's which set the dog's off noticed that I was being watched but when I went to the correct gate to head up to the house he disappeared . Made a complete mess of navigation trying to find the bridleway from Offa's Dyke in the dark plus GPS was doing...
by Raggedstone
Sun Oct 11, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: BB200 2020
Replies: 838
Views: 17252

Re: BB200 2020

Started from Builth about 8 this morning sitting at a cafe in Hay now . It's bloody tough missed the track quite a few times so if I finish it will about 250 but it's been a fantastic day . Contemplating Right for Builth left for what looks like a wall . Middle whatever it was have now got a padlock...
by Raggedstone
Tue Oct 06, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: BB200 2020
Replies: 838
Views: 17252

Re: BB200 2020

Thanks macinblack I feel a plan coming together oh hell
by Raggedstone
Tue Oct 06, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: BB200 2020
Replies: 838
Views: 17252

Re: BB200 2020

If I have enough dry weather to finish the job I am doing at the moment I hope to set off towards the end of next week from Builth Wells early morning in the wildly optimistic hope that I might get to Crickhowell for late food . I know most of the route after the much discussed track/river to beyond...
by Raggedstone
Fri Sep 25, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a month 2020.
Replies: 705
Views: 42913

Re: Bivvy a month 2020.

Well I am baffled had a look and the files are huge compared to everyone else's and compared to my other posts with pictures . I did the usual process upload to Imgur then using BBCode for boards and forums copy and paste them to the forum post . I will remove the pictures until I figure out what ha...
by Raggedstone
Fri Sep 25, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a month 2020.
Replies: 705
Views: 42913

Re: Bivvy a month 2020.

Thanks for that Bob I will have a look to see what I did . I used Imgur and thought I did the same as usual but it was a long day and late at night .
by Raggedstone
Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a month 2020.
Replies: 705
Views: 42913

Re: Bivvy a month 2020.

9/9 21/21 The weather forecast said that the weather was going to change so as it was warm and sunny i thought i better make the most of a free weekend after a lot of deliberation i decided to go to Clun and make it up from there another late afternoon start saw me head up towards Bury Ditches somew...
by Raggedstone
Thu Sep 24, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a month 2020.
Replies: 705
Views: 42913

Re: Bivvy a month 2020.

8/8 20/20 It's been a bit busy this month so a bit late with the August report although it was September before I got back .. Along with quite a few others this month's BAM was the viewtastic WRT . I met P Sling at some friends of mines place near Llangurig who kindly supplied parking and quantities...
by Raggedstone
Wed Sep 16, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: The post man's been ...
Replies: 8861
Views: 986950

Re: The post man's been ...

I quite fancied trying something different, strangely a feeling brought to a head by some very fine bottles of beer and an itchy trigger finger . the mounts are not a problem i have a welder :smile:
by Raggedstone
Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: The post man's been ...
Replies: 8861
Views: 986950

Re: The post man's been ...

With a big box containing a Stooge Scrambler frame and fork and very nice it looks to . Only problem is all these new standards for a luddite to get his mind round . It's going to be 27.5+ anyone running a Trail Boss 3.0 on the front and 2.8 Ranger on the rear ? thinking of using 35/40 mm internal r...
by Raggedstone
Sun Aug 30, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: WRT
Replies: 103
Views: 3862

Re: WRT

Psling and myself are sitting on the seafront in Borth having breakfast number 2 at Y LLE.
We spent the night up in the hills near Nant y Moch with only four wheel drives and motorbikes for company .
Hoping to make it for tea and cake later .
by Raggedstone
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bear bones anthem
Replies: 24
Views: 799

Re: Bear bones anthem

Hold Back the River by Wet Wet Wet or
Somewhere Somehow also by Wet Wet Wet
by Raggedstone
Tue Aug 04, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bargain Alert Thread
Replies: 3418
Views: 599432

Re: Bargain Alert Thread

I feel a bit left out to 😣

I upgraded 214 as the old one has seen to much Welsh weather .
by Raggedstone
Fri Jul 31, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: The post man's been ...
Replies: 8861
Views: 986950

Re: The post man's been ...

Yes also just received a beautifully resized package containing a very nicely designed and correctly
fitting item of clothing .

Thanks Stu
by Raggedstone
Thu Jul 30, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a month 2020.
Replies: 705
Views: 42913

Re: Bivvy a month 2020.

7/7 for 2020, 19 consecutive months Finally a trip to the hills of Wales and a proper treat it was to . I had a good idea where I was going to bivvy but there were a few unknowns between the start point and there . I didnt set of until 6 o'clock I new there would be plenty of places to stop if I did...
by Raggedstone
Wed Jul 01, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a month 2020.
Replies: 705
Views: 42913

Re: Bivvy a month 2020.

6/6 for this year 18/18 I have been suffering with a bad back for last few weeks and almost didn't bother but decided I might as well be uncomfortable and awake in the garden as in bed so put tarp up in a new configuration for me lifted from the recent tarp thread, I made my bed and slept like a log...
by Raggedstone
Fri May 15, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Yay, it's cheery Friday.
Replies: 1214
Views: 125520

Re: Yay, it's cheery Friday.

They look really good are they going to double up as foot warmers as well
or will the feet be in a more conventional position :-bd
by Raggedstone
Mon May 11, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: How do you move a post to a different thread
Replies: 4
Views: 292

Re: How do you move a post to a different thread

Thanks Stu done that delete away :oops:
by Raggedstone
Mon May 11, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a month 2020.
Replies: 705
Views: 42913

Re: Bivvy a month 2020.

5/5 17/17 This has been an excellent way to spend the weekend in isolation i didnt get onto the grid reference idea but it was a great one well done Reg and John . Saturday after my best nights sleep bivvying i decided to pick up the Hill Fort theme which was going to be the motivation for this year...
by Raggedstone
Mon May 11, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a month 2020.
Replies: 705
Views: 42913

Re: Bivvy a month 2020.

I am with you Where you ride folks in spirit, Friday i went on a Magical mystery tour around the lanes and tracks on a route planned to avoid the crowds .The first place of interest was part of the movement that helped get us where we are today , https://i.imgur.com/WScu6ce.jpg A few more miles of p...
by Raggedstone
Mon May 11, 2020 12:32 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: How do you move a post to a different thread
Replies: 4
Views: 292

Re: How do you move a post to a different thread

I should have posted my weekend reports in the Bivvy a month thread instead of the Where you are ride thing .
by Raggedstone
Mon May 11, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: How do you move a post to a different thread
Replies: 4
Views: 292

How do you move a post to a different thread

I should have posted the weekends activities in a different thread is it possible to move the posts .