Arnside, Cumbria Sunday 27th October 2019

Coach Leader: David Hatchard Coach Leaves at 5.00pm Todays Walk The usual message about choosing a walk suitable for you. Please read these coach notes carefully as they will help you to decide which walk will be the most suitable for you. For the safety and enjoyment of yourself and others, please try not to join a walk which is …

Ambleside – 29th September 2019

Strenuous Leader: Paul Hogan                                          Distance: 00.00 miles No walk notes received. Moderate Leader: Peter Denton                                         Distance: 7.00 miles This is a lovely walk from Ambleside to Loughrigg Tarn, then back. We have some climbing to do so we can enjoy the fabulous scenery.  Do not forget your camera as there are loads of photo opportunities. Happy snapping People. Hope you …

Staveley, Cumbria Sunday 28th October 2018

Today’s Walk Strenuous Leader : Carole Rankin   Distance: 10.00 miles This is an undulating walk with good views. From Staveley thro Craggy Plantation then NE cross country via Littlewood Farm and Frost Hole to Side House. We then climb to Potter Tarn and cross Potter Fell to Gurnal Dubs. At Birk Rigg we go south to join the Dales …

Elterwater, Cumbria Sunday 29th July 2018

Today’s Walk Strenuous Leader : Jimmy Need   Distance : 10.00 miles We make our way from Elterwater to Skelwith Bridge via the Cumbria Way. If we have some rain we may see the waterfalls. From here we make our way to Loughrigg Tarn followed by Red Bank which should be a lovely spot for lunch.Then we go to Grasmere …

Hawkshead, Cumbria Sunday 24th September 2017

Today’s Walk Strenuous Leader : Carole Rankin & David Yates   Distance : 10.00 miles From the CP in Hawkshead we go along B5285 then across fields, footpaths and Loanthwaite Lane to climb Latterbarrow (245m, 803ft). Next along forest paths to climb High Blind How, the highest point on Claife Heights (270m, 886ft). Then in the footsteps of Beatrix Potter …

Keswick, Cumbria Sunday 25th June 2017

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leader : Malcolm Chamberlain   Distance : 9.00 miles We will leave the coach park near Booths supermarket to walk to the Theatre by the Lake car park, head through Cockshot Wood and across the B5289. There is then a steep ascent of 100m to the view point at Castlehead Wood which will give us panoramic views …

Sedbergh, Cumbria Sunday 31st May 2017

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leader : Carole Rankin   Distance : 9.50 miles Good pace required, a steep climb at the beginning then mainly flat.From the car park we make our way via Castlehaw to the Dales High Way and climb up into the Howgills to the highest point of the walk (500m, 1640’). Then we walk along the ridge to …

Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria Sunday 25th September 2016

Today’s Walk Strenuous Leader : Donna Callaghan   Distance : 9.80 miles Along tracks, fields, marsh, a short walk on road, gates and a few stiles. It could be wet underfoot.We start with our back to Devil’s Bridge, up past the caravan park, under the disused railway line and then onto Wandales Lane. Next we turn onto Bridleway Fell Road. …

Glenridding, Cumbria Sunday 31st July 2016

Today’s Walk Strenuous Leader: Rowland Nock   Distance: 10.0 miles This classic mountain day out involves the ascent of St Sunday Crag (841m or 2700ft) giving spectacular views of the surrounding area including Helvellyn. Please do bear in mind the height gain of over 2000ft involved before joining the walk. We initially head west along the side of Glenridding Beck …

Cartmel, Cumbria Sunday 28th February 2016

Today’s Walk Strenuous Leader:   No leader today It is a do-it-yourself job today. An O/S map will be available Moderate/leisurely Leaders : Margaret Black & Steve Balenski   Distance : 6.5 miles This is a level walk to start with setting out across the racecourse and a well-defined footpath, part of which is the Cistercian Way. It then follows …

Delamere, Chesire Sunday 29th November 2015

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leaders: Andrew Mayer   Distance: approx. 11.5 miles On exitting the car park at the visitor centre at Delamere Forest, we follow the road down on the right hand side approx. 200 metres before entering the forest trail. We then head towards Manley Common climbing slightly at Manley hill, before leaving the forest onto Manley common. We …

Sedbergh, Cumbria Sunday 21st March 2015

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leader : Carole Rankin   Distance : 9.50 miles Good pace required, a steep climb at the beginning then mainly flat.From the car park we make our way via Castlehaw to the Dales High Way and climb up into the Howgills to the highest point of the walk (500m, 1640’). Then we walk along the ridge to …