Challenge turns real

Team members rush to the rescue of injured walker In the middle of our Falcon Flyer challenge event today one walking party contacted our emergency telephone number to alert us of a lady in their group with a lower leg injury high up on Burn Howe Rigg. The

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Falcon Flyer 2012 – feedback

We had a successful first challenge event of 2012 yesterday with 157 entries helping us to raise much needed funds for Scarborough and Ryedale Mountain Rescue team. Comments so far have been positive despite the intermittent showers during the event. We have published a photographic record of the day on Facebook and hope

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Falcon Flyer 2012 – fact of the day

Ganister, once mined on Stony Marl Moor is,  hard, fine-grained quartzose sandstone, or orthoquartzite,  used in the manufacture of silica brick typically used to line furnaces.  The short route passes over Stony Marl Moor on the way back to Ravenscar. Full details on the challenge are here. Falcon Flyer 2012

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