58.A 12 mile walk from Dean Prior, via Deancombe and Harbourne heath to the Avon Dam, and back via Shipley Tor

Snowdrops beside the path at Deancombe First a few scattered patches of snowdrops in full bloom Peter Thomson
Tall snowdrops growing wild These seem to be a particularly tall strain of wild snowdrop Peter Thomson
Beds of wild snowdrops between the trees Extensive beds of wild snowdrops growing between the trees close to the path at Deancombe Peter Thomson
Several different sorts of lichen covering a tree beside the path Several different sorts of lichen covering a tree beside the path Peter Thomson
Several different sorts of lichen covering a tree beside the path Several different sorts of lichen covering a tree beside the path Peter Thomson
Several different sorts of lichen covering a tree beside the path Several different sorts of lichen and moss covering a tree beside the path Peter Thomson
A view of the Avon valley below the dam A view of the Avon valley below the dam on a cold and misty day Peter Thomson
The walking group approaches the Avon dam The walking group approaches the Avon dam Peter Thomson
The walking group approaches the Avon dam The walking group approaches the Avon dam Peter Thomson
Looking into the Avon valley from the south Looking into the Avon valley from the south at Riders rings hut circles Peter Thomson
Black Tor near Shipley Bridge Black Tor provides shelter from the wind Peter Thomson
Aproaching Shipley Tor A 12 mile walk from Dean Prior, via Deancombe and Harbourne heath to the Avon Dam, and back via Shipley Tor Peter Thomson
View from the top of Shipley Tor View from the top of Shipley Tor, looking towards Ugborough Beacon Peter Thomson