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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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: […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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: […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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: […]
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 […]
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. […]
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