Dove Stone and Chew Valley circular hike

Dove Stone reservoir

Well, the intention, devised to burn off some christmas excess and get my walking legs back for a Snowdon trip in early feb,  was to do the 10 mile Dove Stone reservoir/s and Chew Valley circular.

But in truth it was more a Dove Stone and associated reservoirs meander.. about 3 hours / 5.9 miles or so of mostly low-level walking in dreich weather.  And I realised at one point that I hadn’t allowed enough time to do the whole thing in those conditions (it was a bit of a last-minute decision to do it on the day and we had set off later than we should have). So Brodie and I didn’t get to scale the ‘tops’ this time round but still had a good yomp.

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