Ryedale Walking Group will be doing the following walks during the second half of April: Saturday 22nd April: Goathland, Wheeldale and Simon Howe 13.5 miles (moderate+, but note the distance!) 1650 ft. Park/Start 10:00 Goathland NYMNP car park (£3 fee) SE832012). And in case you were a fan of Brookside in the 1990s, we should […]
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My apologies to walkers and to the local branch of the Ramblers for failing to post the walks for April in time to cover April 2 – to Wharram Percy in case you’re wondering what you missed. Sometimes life gets in the way of blogging. Here are the walks for the rest of the month, […]
It’s been a glorious sunny day today, Spring has sprung, the lighter evenings have arrived, so dig out those boots and get walking. Ryedale Walking Group will be doing the following walk during the first half of April: Saturday 1st April: “Figure 8” walk around Appleton-le-Moors 10.1 miles (moderate). Park/Start: 10.00 Appleton-le-Moors Main Street […]
Ryedale Walking Group had scheduled two walks for the second half of March, but due to the walk leader being injured (NOT on a walk, we understand!) the walk on Saturday 25 March has had to be cancelled. The remaining walk will take place on Sunday 19th March: Commondale Moor & Gisborough Moor top. 7.5 […]
Ryedale Walking Group is offering the following walks in the first half of March: Saturday 4 March: Gillamoor & Fadmoor 5.2 miles (easy) Park/Start: 10:30 Considerate parking near the church in Gillamoor(SE683901). Sunday 12 March: Thirsk circular 8 miles (easy+) 150ftPark/Start: 10:30 Thirsk market place (SE430821). Tuesday 14 March: Ampleforth, Shallow Dale & […]
Here are the walks on offer from the Ramblers for the month of March. New members are always welcome so don’t hesitate to get out there and join in. 5th March: 1.00 pm start. West Heslerton Church. 6miles, grid ref. SE 911 759, Leader A. Laing. Dogs on short lead allowed. 12th March: 10.00 am […]
The Kirkbymoorside Fundraising Group for Marie Curie Care and Support Through Terminal Illness will be holding their annual sponsored Daffodil Walks in March. There will be two walks through the glorious daffodil fields of Farndale. Both will start at Low Mill; the shorter route is about three and a half miles along the river, and […]
Here are the walks on offer with the Ryedale Walking Group in the second half of February. The weather may be foul, but you’ll feel really good at the end of a long wet walk, honest! Saturday 18th February 2017: Terrington, Dalby Carr & Low Water. 7 miles (easy+) 600ft. Park/Start: 10.30 Terrington village hall CP […]
We’ve been away for a while, and got a bit behind with the postings, so to catch up, here’s an omnibus edition of the walks available in February from our two favourite walking groups, the Ramblers and Ryedale Walking Group. Ramblers: Sunday 5th February: 10.00 am start. Lowna Bridge Car Park. 10 miles, grid ref. […]
Ryedale Walking Group has just two walks on offer in the second half of January, but either or both would go some way towards meeting your new year resolution to take more exercise. Sunday 22 January: Pickering, Dalby Forest and Thornton-le-Dale 10 miles (moderate) 1019ft Park/Start 10.00 Woodland Park CP, A169 Whitby Road, Pickering (SE803845). […]
The Ramblers have been having a bit of a rest after Christmas and New Year, but will have their boots on again by mid January, and have three walks on offer for the remainder of the month, as follows: 15th January: 10.00 am start. Cawthorne Roman Camp Car Park. 10miles, grid ref. SE 827 963, […]
If you can get your mind past Christmas and the New Year, you might want to start thinking about working off some of that excess, perhaps with a good walk. Ryedale Walking Group, which always welcomes visitors and newcomers, will be doing the following walks in the first half of January 2017: Tuesday 3 […]
Whether you are planning to get into shape for the party season, or clear your head on Boxing Day, the Ramblers have a walk for you in their December programme. New members are always welcome. 4th December: 10.30 am start. Hawnby Church Layby. 6.5 miles, grid ref. SE 537 897, Leader M. Richardson. Dogs on […]
Welcome to Anne Barlow who has taken over as Publicity Officer for Ryedale Walking Group, and will be supplying us at regular intervals with details of the walks on offer. Here are the walks for the remainder of the year: still not too late to get a bit of exercise before Christmas. Saturday 26 November: […]
The local branch of the Ramblers is offering the following walks in November. New members are always welcome and it’s not too late to get a bit fitter for the forthcoming Christmas season. 6th November: 10.00 am start. Sneck Yate Car Park. 10 miles, grid ref. SE 509 877, Leader G. Richardson. No dogs allowed. […]
The weather and daylight are gradually closing in for the winter, but Ryedale Walking Group is still getting out there, albeit with only two walks in the calendar for the second half of October Saturday 22nd October sees the Group’s annual general meeting, but before that there will be a walk from Middleton to Aislaby, […]
Don’t let the onset of autumn put you off, the weather can be great for walking at this time of the year. Why not join one of the five walks on offer from the local group of The Ramblers next month? New members are always welcome. 2nd October: 10.00 am start. Chop Gate Car Park. […]
The Ryedale Walking Group will be doing the following walks in the first half of October: Sunday 2nd October: Hawnby, Easterside Hill, Bilsdale West Moor (7 miles moderate) 1,576ft. Park/Start: 10:30 Hawnby Bridge (SE 543893). Park sensitively in village. Saturday 8th October: Coxwold, Husthwaite, Kilburn (8.5 miles moderate) 880ft. Park/Start: 10:30 Coxwold Village Hall. Sunday […]
The Ryedale Walking Group (RWG) will be doing the following walks in the second half of September: Saturday 17th September: Dalby Circular (7 miles moderate) 1,015ft. Park/Start: 10:00 Thornton le Dale car park (SE 835829). Thursday 22nd September: AONB Outstanding Week – Scackleton (6.5 miles moderate) 740ft. Park/Start: 10:30 Scackleton Church (SE 649727). N.B. Dog […]
The Ryedale Walking Group will be doing the following walks in the first half of September: Sunday 4th September: Seven Wainwrights from Mardale Head (10 miles challenging) 2,950ft. Park/Start: 10:30 Mardale Head (NY 469107). Cars leave Pickering at 7:30. (In case you aren’t a walker, and are wondering, the Wainwrights are the 214 fells (hills […]
Do I hear a weary sigh from the regular reader that we are publishing yet another list of walks? Well, there are walkers among us who might want to know, and more importantly the two walking groups for whom we regularly post (The Ramblers and the Ryedale Walking Group) take the trouble to keep us […]
The Ryedale Walking Group will be doing three walks in the second half of August, including one that starts just down the road in Lastingham. Saturday 20th August: Crook Ness to Hayburn Wyke (8 miles moderate) 200ft. Park/Start: 10:00 Crook Ness near Burniston (TA 026935). Limited parking, car share advised. Sunday 28th August: Roseberry Topping […]
A fund raising ‘Neon’ Themed Starlight Sponsored Walk for Saint Catherine’s Hospice will take place on Saturday 10th September. Dig out your glow sticks, don your tangerine leg warmers, and pull on a blue wig for this year’s walk. From 10pm, Scarborough’s North and South Bays will be aglow in neon colour as walkers ‘Light […]
The Ryedale Walking Group is offering three walks in the first half of August, a short(ish) day walk, a short evening walk and an away day to the Dales for a slightly tougher walk – something for everyone. Saturday 6th August: Appleton-le-Moors and Hutton-le-Hole (6 miles easy+) 650ft. Park/Start: 10:00 Appleton-le-Moors Main Street near church […]
If the heat has you lying a heap with a cold drink, maybe it’s time to think about some exercise! How about a walk? Here’s what’s on offer with the local branch of the Ramblers in August, all on Sundays. 7th August: 10.00 am start. Millington Church 7 miles, grid ref. SE 830 519, Leader […]
The Ryedale Walking Group (RWG) will be doing the following walks in the second half of July: Wednesday 20th July: walk around historic Malton & Norton (4.7 miles easy) 180ft. Park/Start: 6:00 pm Malton market place (SE 785716). Saturday 23rd July: Bainbridge & Semer Water (9 miles moderate+) 1,400ft. Park/Start: 11:00 am street parking in Bainbridge […]
Helmsley Archaeological and Historical Society continues its summer programme on Saturday July 9 with a conducted walk on Rosedale East Side to view remains of ironstone mines and calcining kilns, lead by Patrick and Linda Chambers from the Rosedale History Society. The meeting point is Updale Reading Room, opposite row of cottages named School Row, […]
The Ryedale Walking Group will be doing the following walks in the first half of July: Saturday 2nd July: Goathland to Levisham for NYMR 60’s weekend (7.7 miles moderate) 760ft. Park: around Pickering, walk to station to catch the 9:25 am train to Goathland. Start walk: 10:10 am Goathland station (NZ836013). Return 3:20 pm or […]
Four walks on offer with the local group of the Ramblers in July: 3rd July: 10.00 am start. Coneysthorpe Cross Roads. 10miles, grid ref. SE 707 712, Leader A. Strickland. No dogs allowed. 10th July: 10.00 am start. Ingleby Greenhow. 10miles, grid ref. NZ 582 063, Leader A. Fuller. 24th July: 10.00 am start. Ampleforth. […]
What a mixed bag of weather, but there are some good days, so out with the walking boots and into the countryside for some fresh air and exercise. The Ryedale Walking Group invites you to join the following walks in the second half of June: Saturday 18th June: a Whitby Circular Walk (7.5 miles easy+) […]
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