The Yorkshire Sculpture Park to be precise. I walked further than I expected, but it wasn’t a problem, the day was bright and crisp.
I was bewitched by an ‘intervention’ by David Nash.
Seventy One Steps
Made from oak that is charred and oiled they follow the lie of the land. The steps are set into 30 tons of coal, they will weather and erode into the landscape. Climbing them, they felt were quite magical. They are no ordinary steps.
I thought the woods at the top of the steps were rather magical too.
I loved the gnarled roots. I’m sure I heard somewhere that 90% of a trees roots are in the top two feet of the soil?
Duncan obviously like it here, once upon a time.