A cold morning, so two pairs of gloves and a woolly hat today!
So we’re off to Shoreham Woods.
3° below zero according to the car, so at least most of the muddy paths will be frozen. Unfortunately, my least favourite path down the hill was a combination of uneven surfaces and icy puddles – quite a struggle to stay upright!
It was nicer further on at Polhill Bank, and while I retied my shoelaces, Rocco enjoyed shredding the stick he’d carried for the last mile:
With no one else around, and the mist suppressing distant noises, it was eerily quiet:
Later, we had to get past some ponies to get to the stile. But these ones are no problem – they must be really used to dogs by now: