Checked D-Dam and had a quick skate there then finally Coalpit - which had refrozen into hard bumpy ice. A few circuits then on with the touring skates. A good skate day all round.
|Poolburn - smooth ice in the shadows|
|Pressure cracks on Poolburn|
|A rescue boat!!!|
|On D Dam|
|Coalpit - refrozen snow ice.|
Idaburn - snow ice on top of hard ice. Hard and bumpy with a frost but softening in the sun.
Coalpit - Refrozen snow ice - hard and bumpy - would be ok with frost.
Poolburn - Variable - some refrozen ice - snow covered in other places. Beware hidden hazards under the snow. New ice is thin.