Scratting About on the Moors

Walking with a Smacked Pentax

It has been ages since I had a good old poke about on Rombalds moor. I have been up there a couple of times lately, but they were just showing people around on the ‘tourist trails’, as I like to call them – defined tracks that generally lead somewhere. You can do the ‘Grand Tour’ taking in several stone circles, rock art and some gigantic prehistoric tombs – although not many know about these – in about 5 or 6 miles.

What I mean is getting to the back of beyond, where no one goes and there are no tracks. The moors are full of secrets and I like to just have a good old wander around on the empty moors all by myself, poking about, trying to find new rock art or maybe an unknown prehistoric settlement or a burial or something. I found a prehistoric track a few years ago by just…

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She has written a number of books, both alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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5 Responses to Scratting About on the Moors

  1. Dina says:

    What a gorgeous place! 🙂


  2. Thanks, Sue, for sharing this lovely post. 🙂 — Suzanne


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