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Late October walks with Ryedale Walking Group

Ryedale Walking Group is offering the following walks in late October. New members are always welcome, and there’s still time to enjoy the autumn colours before winter sets in. Sunday 22nd October: Sutton Bank & Boltby circular 7.5 miles (moderate+) 1300ft Park/Start: 10:30 Sutton Bank visitor centre (SE516830) Car parking £4.50   Tuesday 24th October: […]

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Ramblers walks in October

The local branch of the Ramblers has five walks scheduled for October, as follows. 1st October:  10.00 am start. Ingleby Greenhow Car Park off Church Lane. 10 miles, grid ref.NZ 582 063.  Leader  A. Fuller. 8th October:  10.00 am start. Egton Bridge Car Park. 10 miles, grid ref.NZ 805 053.  Leader I. Gibbs. 15th October:  […]

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October walks with Ryedale Walking Group

Ryedale Walking Group will be doing the following walks during the first half of October. Sunday 1st October: Flamborough Head Circular. 9.5 miles (moderate+) 350ft Park/Start 11:00  Considerate parking in Flamborough village (TA226706) Note: Cliff edge paths with steep drops – not recommended for dogs. Saturday 7th October: Appleton-le-Moors & Hutton-le-Hole Circular. 9 miles (moderate) […]

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Late September walks with Ryedale Walking Group

Ryedale Walking Group will be doing the following walks during the second half of September: Saturday 23 September:  Sutton Bank & Cold Kirby circular 12 miles (moderate+) 1700ft Park/Start: 10.00 Sutton Bank visitor centre (SE516830) Car parking £4.50 Tuesday 26 September:  Lockton – Four Dales walk 5 miles (moderate) 526ft Park/Start: 10.00 Fox & Rabbit […]

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September walks with the Ramblers

The local branch of the Ramblers will be doing the following Sunday walks in September. All walks begin at 10.00am except the second on the 17th. September 3: Meet at Coxwold Village Hall car park.  11 miles,  grid ref SE 536 773. Leader I. Gibbs. No dogs allowed. September 10: Meet at Hovingham Village Hall car park.  10 […]

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Early September walks with Ryedale Walking Group

Ryedale Walking Group is offering three walks in the first half of September.  The weather is still good, the heather may still be in flower (at least for the first walk) so why not get out there and get some exercise before winter closes in.  New members are always welcome, as are those who just […]

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More August walks with Ryedale Walking Group

Ryedale Walking Group will be doing just two walks during the second half of August.   Sunday 20th August:  The Calf and Yarlside via Cautley Spout 6.25 miles (challenging) 2400ft Park/Start 11:00 Cross Keys (SD698969) For details of car sharing from Pickering, please contact the group. Pub meal on the way home.   Sunday 27th […]

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Up coming walks with Ryedale Walking Group

Three nice walks coming up with Ryedale Walking Group during the first half of August, including an evening walk. The twilight walks will be coming to an end soon, so why not take advantage of one while it’s still possible? Something to look back on during the long cold winter evenings.   Saturday 5th August: […]

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Guided Moorland Walk with Bridget Tempest

Under the auspices of North Yorkshire Open Studios, Bridget Tempest will lead a guided walk and drawing workshop through the moorland of Broughton, on Monday August 14. Bridget will be accompanied by botanist Judith Allinson, who will also be leading the walk and highlighting interesting information about the flora and moorland landscape. Bridget Tempest is […]

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August walks with the Ramblers

The local branch of the Ramblers has four Sunday walks scheduled for August. New members are always welcome. 6th August:  10.00 am start. Cowhouse Bank Car Park. 8 miles, grid ref.SE 612 887, Leader J. Preston. No dogs allowed. 13th August:  10.30 am start. Lastingham. Village Hall. 7 miles, grid ref.SE 728 904, Leader M.Richardson. […]

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Walking and eating with RWG

Ryedale Walking Group is having a sociable time during the second half of July, with a pub lunch walk and their annual walk and barbecue, as well as two other walks.  Raining steadily as I write this, but it can’t last, so polish up those boots. Sunday 16th July:  Silton Forest & Oakdale 7.75 miles […]

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July walks with the Ramblers

Ramblers (Ryedale Group) have scheduled five walks for July. All take place on Sundays, with a 10.00 am start, and (by sheer co-incidence no doubt) all are ten miles long. 2nd July: Cropton Main Street, grid ref.SE 757 892, Leader A Strickland. 9th July: High Leir Lane, 1 mile West of Old Byland, grid ref.SE […]

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July walks with Ryedale Walking Group

Ryedale Walking Group will be doing the following three walks during the first half of July. Nights are drawing in, alas, but there’s still time to take advantage of one of RWG’s lovely evening walks.   Sunday 2 July:  Sheriff Hutton & Mowthorpe Hill 7 miles (easy+) Park: Considerate roadside parking in Sheriff Hutton Start: […]

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Late June walks with Ryedale Walking Group

Ryedale Walking Group has these three walks on offer in the second half of June: Saturday 17th June:  Slingsby Circular 9 miles (easy+) 60ft Park/Start 10:00 Considerate roadside parking in Slingsby, near phone box (SE696748)   Saturday 24th June: Nidderdale – Little Arms Cliff Walk 8.5 miles (moderate) 400 ft Park/Start: 10:30 Swinsty Reservoir car park […]

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Early June walks with Ryedale Walking Group

Ryedale Walking Group is offering three walks in the early part of June; well, strictly speaking two walks and a bit of fun, to all of which new members would be very welcome. First the fun: Sunday 4th June:  Helmsley Treasure Hunt. Easy. Park/Start: 15:00 Helmsley Market Place (SE612838) Followed by a meal at The […]

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June walks with the Ramblers

The local branch of the Ramblers have just three walks on offer in June, but if this good weather continues, any or all of them could be a great way to enjoy the sunshine away from the crowds.  Remember, new members are always welcome. 4th June:  10.00 am start. Rillington Low Moorgate. 10 miles, grid […]

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National Park walking festival this weekend

The North York Moors National Park invites you to join them over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend for the return of their walking festival, and enjoy a great programme of guided themed walks in some very special places. There will be: • a chance to wind down with a beer or cake, to something a […]

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Late May walks with Ryedale Walking Group

Ryedale Walking Group has just two walks scheduled for the second half of May, but they both sound lovely. New members are always welcome, if the good weather tempts you to get out there. Sunday 21 May:  Scar House & Nidderdale 9.6 miles (moderate+) 1050ft Park/Start: 1030 Scar House Reservoir CP (SE070766)   Saturday 27 […]

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Early May walks with Ryedale Walking Group

Ryedale Walking Group is offering the following walks during the early part of May. The weather is improving, and the Group is always happy to welcome new members, so why not get on out there. I like the sound of the last one in particular – read on and you’ll guess why. Saturday  6 May: […]

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Late April walks with Ryedale Walking Group

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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April walks with the Ramblers

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, […]

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Ryedale Walking Group walks in early April

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 […]

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Late March and just one walk with Ryedale Walking Group

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 […]

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Up coming walks with Ryedale Walking Group

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 & […]

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March walks with the Ramblers

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 […]

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Daffodil walks for Marie Curie

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 […]

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Late February walks with Ryedale Walking Group

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 […]

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Group walking in February

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. […]

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Late January walks with Ryedale Walking Group

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). […]

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Ramblers walks in January

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, […]

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