Welcome to our Summer 2016 Photo Album. More (and larger) pictures can be seen by clicking on the Summer 2016 Slideshow button (top right).

Below are some of the photos our members have taken on an Ivel Valley Walk this summer (May - Aug 2016).

If you've taken any photos on an IVW walk and would like to show them on your website, please email a copy to IVWPHOTOS and inform the webmaster.

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Thur 09 June - Datchworth recce for 05 July

Tues 05 July - Datchworth, Welwyn Tunnels, Digswell, Tewin

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Setting off from Datchworth Church; Datchworth Green whipping post; the Roman Road west of Datchworth Green; pausing over the south portal of Welwyn South Tunnel.

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Lady Anne Grimston's Tomb in Tewin Churchyard; approaching Queen Hoo Hall from the south; at the Clibbon Post, where highwayman Walter Clibbon was buried in 1782; sunlit path through Bramfield Woods.

Tues 19 July - Great Denham, Biddenham, Bromham, Bourne End, Wootton, Kempston

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Sign near Biddenham Church; path between Biddenham and Bromham; stop for rehydration near Kempston Church End; Kempston Church End; shady spot beside Kempston Mill. Note that this was one of the hottest days of the yeasr, about 32C.

Sun 31 July - Great Central Railway Walk - Loughborough to Rothley via Woodhouse Eaves and Bradgate Country Park

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Booting up at Rothley Station; Witherslack Hall at Rothley Station, bound for Leicester; waiting on Rothley Station; arriving at Loughborough GC Station.

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Pest Cottage, Woodhouse; Leaving Wodhouse Eaves after lunch; Old John Tower in Bradgate Country Park; The view SE from Old John Tower.

Wed 17 Aug - Brampton Wood

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The Main Ride, Brampton Wood; emerging from the edge of West Wood near Thorpe Lodge Farm; West Ride in Brampton Wood; minor path from the Great Glade back to the Main Ride in Brampton Wood.

Tue 30 Aug - Castle Ashby

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Setting off for the afternoon past the (sadly-closed) Falcon Inn at Castle Ashby; Church Way, Grendon; a pause in the shade of the ancient tree at Easton Maudit.