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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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New Year walks with Ryedale Walking Group

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 […]

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December walks with the Ramblers

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 […]

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Ryedale Walking Group walks for the rest of 2016

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: […]

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November walks with the Ramblers

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. […]

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Late October walks with Ryedale Walking Group

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, […]

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October walks with the Ramblers

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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October walks with Ryedale Walking Group

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 […]

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More September walks with Ryedale Walking Group

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 […]

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Ryedale Walking Group walks in September

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 […]

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Ramblers’ walks in September

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 […]

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Late August walks with the Ryedale Walking Group

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 […]

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Starlight Walk for hospice

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 […]

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Early August walks with Ryedale Walking Group

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 […]

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