Geocaching and Treetop Walk in Salcey Forest

As part of my rest day before the Big Cow Triathlon we had decided to go for a walk in Salcey Forest which wasn’t far from the Hotel we were staying at in Northampton.

We hadn’t been there before so we went armed with some geocaches to look for and planned to walk along the Treetop Walk, a raised nboard walk that take you high up in the canopy of the trees. I wasn’t feeling too well and ended up in casualty, but apart from that we had a good time there. It was a gorgeous sunny day so being in the shade of the trees was lovely. We found several geocaches which is always nice and enjoyed the walk along the treetop way and the views from the top.

Unfortunately I forgot to take my camera with me, but we did manage to get some photos from Ann’s phone and from my Dad.It’s a lovely forest and certainly worth a visit, although we aren’t so sure about their dog poo policy which said something along the lines of:

“If your dog does a poo,

get a stick and flick,

this is what we’d like you to do.”

 

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  1. Friday, April 17th, 2015

    […] and continued on our trail which took in a treetop trail as well. It wasn’t as high as the treetop trail we did in Salcey Forest a few years ago, but it was still nice to do and a pleasant way to be spending the […]

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