I haven’t decided where yet. Maybe Wigan Flashes, or perhaps a return to the river path at Brockholes.
In the meanwhile, I’ve taken the plunge and ordered a set of binoculars. To keep within a reasonable budget, I’ve steered clear of any “alpha’s”, and have ordered a pair of Hawke Sapphire 10x42 ED, in green, of course. Maybe someone will think they are Swarowski’s from a distance :)
I’ve ordered these based on several reviews, where they fare excellently for their price range. I have ordered online, which means I have the online shopping 30 day return guarantee, should anything not be to my taste.
Pat and I will share these for an outing or two, and if she likes them, I’ll order a second pair. If she doesn’t like them, at least we will know what she doesn’t like (they may be a little big and heavy, and she may prefer 32’s…