- Robin Hood
Way leg 3
- LEG No.3 Bulwell to Blidworth (12
- Bestwood Village - Bestwood Country Park - Killarney Park -
Papplewick Moor - Burntstump Country Park - Longdale Lane - Blidworth
Bottoms - Blidworth
a cloudy start with some rain by mid morning which was heavy
enough requiring the use of my overtrousers. It eventually stopped
early afternoon and after a short lunch I could put them back
in my rucksack. Later on it brightened up sufficiently to take
off my waterproof coat. Sunshine to end the day (at last!).
being dropped off at Bulwell tram station I crossed the Robin
Hood railway line and the new tram track into Bestwood Village
a pleasant surprise as I walked round Mill Lakes at Bestwood
remains of Bestwood Colliery
is Alexandra Lodge in the middle of Bestwood Country Park. The
path turning left just in front of the building
Alexandra Lodge this was the footpath through the trees. It wasn't
long after this that the rain set in.
back down hill in the direction of Papplewick I decided to stop
here for my lunch. The rain clearing away alowing me to remove
some of my waterproof clothing.
the woods off Longdale Lane as the clouds move away and the sun
makes a welcome appearance.
shadows toward the end of the day. The forest track heading towards