Spring ‘Where Was I?’ competition

Can you identify this mystery location from the photo and clues? You could win a relaxing break in the Cornwall.

View over hills in the distance 

Can you identify the location from the photo below and our clue?

The tarn suggests fire on the hills, but looking towards the fells named as buildings, a few centuries ago you might have seen a sad procession coming along the path beside the tarn, with a body slung over a horse.

Where is it?

Challenge set by Ernie and Madeleine Savage.

The winner of Where Was I?, featured in the winter issue of walk was Dawn Millmoor, Peterlee, Durham, congratulations Dawn. The location was Crookstone hill looking towards Crook Hill, Peak District (SK8815) One hard rogue (Crookstone) inclined (hill) to look across at another rogue (Crook hill). 

View over a river and bayThe senders of the first correct crossword and 'Where Was I?' entries drawn after the closing date will each win an overnight stay for two* at the award-winning, four-star Budock Vean Hotel, set in 65 acres of glorious gardens and woodland, high above the tranquil Helford. River in south Cornwall Winners and their guests will stay in a Signature room with dinner and full Cornish breakfast. 


Readers can save up to 13% on a relaxing dinner, bed and breakfast stay at the Budock Vean Hotel, with prices starting from £94 ** per person per night, depending on the time of year. To book, call 01326 252100 quoting walk magazine.  

Terms & conditions  

*Prize is based on two sharing a double/twin Signature room, valid for 12 months from the nomination of the winner, excluding the hotel’s in-house special interest breaks. Christmas, New Year, and Easter, and subject to all elements of the prize being permissible under Government Covid-19 restrictions in force at the time of stay. We reserve the right to offer reasonable alternatives if necessary. Winners and guest must be over 18. 

**Offer (based on two sharing a double/twin Standard room) valid until 30 December 2021 excluding Easter, Christmas and special interest breaks and subject to availability of allocated rooms. Spa treatment charges apply. Single supplement charge may apply at busy periods. 

Terms & conditions    

Competition closes on 20 May 2021.  Entry is open to residents of the UK except employees (and their families) of The Ramblers, its partners and agents, the suppliers of the prizes and any other companies associated with the competitions. All entries must be made directly by the person entering the competition. Entries made online using methods generated by a script, macro or the use of automated devices will be void. No responsibility can be accepted for entries lost, delayed or corrupted, or due to computer error in transit. The prizes are as stated, are not transferable to another individual and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The promoters reserve the right to amend or alter the terms of competitions and reject entries from entrants not entering into the spirit of the competition. In the event of a prize being unavailable, the promoter reserves the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value. The winner(s) agree(s) to the use of their name, photograph and disclosure of county of residence and will co-operate with any other reasonable requests by The Ramblers relating to any post-winning publicity. Reasonable efforts will be made to contact the winner(s). If the winner(s) cannot be contacted, or are unable to comply with these terms and conditions, the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant drawn at random, or in the event that the promotion is being judged the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the runner(s)-up selected by the same judges. Failure to respond and/or provide an address for delivery, or failure to meet the eligibility requirements may result in forfeiture of the prize. Competitions may be modified or withdrawn at any time. The Promoter is The Ramblers, 1 Clink Street, 3rd Floor, London SE1 9DG.