Category Archives: Past Walks

Summer Coach Outing to Sheringham – Sunday, 18 June

Click here  to see some images of a very warm day’s walking, posted by Paul Jack.

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Snowdonia – Hostel Weekend 5-9 May 2016

A day in Snowdonia 6th May 2016 – a circuit of Y Garn, The Glyders and Tryfan. A selection of Michael’s photographs (click here) from another very successful hostel weekend in Wales with many thanks to Jill for organising it.

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Dovedale Coach Weekend – 27-29 March 2016

We enjoyed another great weekend introduction to Spring – sampling the contrasting scenery in the Dark and White Peak areas  – with many thanks to Alex for organising it. To see a selection of photos from our two longer walks: … Continue reading

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A Lake District Autumn week in Keswick

The club spent a great week in the Lake District, based at Keswick from 11th to 18th September. We enjoyed some wonderful walks and a few photos can be found here. Thanks to all those who volunteered to provide a … Continue reading

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Malhamdale Coach Weekend – 17-19 October 2014

Many thanks to Meg for organising yet another great weekend for us all. With seasonally strong winds and blustery showers especially on Sunday we enjoyed a rich variety of lighting conditions amongst a quite stunning landscape. Click here to see … Continue reading

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Cornwall Coast Path, May 2014

Many thanks again to Jill for organising a great week’s walking along stretches of the Coast Path in Cornwall, based in Penzance and Lizard Point. Here are some photos: David’s photos, Larry’s photos, Paul’s photos.

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Brecon (Black Mountains) weekend

Many thanks to Jill for organising the successful long weekend at the beginning of May at the Brecon Bunkhouse. Wonderful weather and great walks led by Robert and Jill. Click for: John’s photos. Paul’s photos

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Jill’s Bluebell Walk

17 of the Sunday A’s turned up for Jill’s  15 mile Great Offley bluebell walk. Weather held fair with only one brief shower.  but a bit of a cold wind. The bluebells were truly magnificent and the cameras were in … Continue reading

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Llangollen Coach Weekend, 4-6 April

Another most enjoyable weekend organised byAlex.  Despite generally showery and sometimes quite windy conditions we were able to appreciate the beauties of the area in a full programme of walks. Click here to see a selection of images captured by … Continue reading

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Swanage Coach Weekend, 1-3 November

Many thanks to Meg for organising a great weekend – a weekend of blustery winds and showers with bright and colourful sunny conditions in between. Click here to see a selection of photos taken by David on our two longer … Continue reading

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A Return to Wales

North Wales bank-holiday trip May 2013 Tremadog We enjoyed a four day bank holiday break in North Wales, based at Tremadog. Despite cold winds, we had completely dry weather with some fine views. Here are some photos from the coastal … Continue reading

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Mendips Coach Weekend 22-24 Mar 2013

A selection of David’s images from a very chilly and muddy Club’s Coach Weekend to the Mendips! [slickr-flickr set=72157633110716626] view full set of photos.

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Our week in Grasmere – Sep 2012

Grasmere – Sep 2012, a set by dapeel2007 on Flickr. A selection of images from our week in Grasmere – with a big thankyou to Norman for organising an excellent week of walking for us despite rather mixed weather.

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North Wales

Visit to Conwy YH, North Wales. Thanks to Jill for organizing the trip and leading the walks. Click here to view all the photos

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Yorkshire’s drought stricken Strid

We were given a fascinating geology lesson during our visit to Yorkshire last weekend by our walk leader David Peel who highlighted the impact the drought was having at a well known visitors’ spot called The Strid. We looked downonto … Continue reading

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Our weekend in Ilkley

Many thanks to David Peel for his hard work in planning a wonderful weekend for our rambling group in the Yorkshire Dales, and for the added bonus of perfect walking conditions, as well as his knowledgeable geological descriptions of famous … Continue reading

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Glorious winter walk with the Sunday A’s

Carolyn led 17 of us through the Snowdrops and Aconites from Newton church on a very sunny winters day. Here is the walk and pictures on Everytrail. Newton, Fowlmere & Foxton circular walk at EveryTrail EveryTrail

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Autumn Walking Trip

Chilterns Week-End November 2011 h4>Visit to Jordans Youth Hostel, Buckinghamshire. Jill booked the entire hostel under the rent-a-hostel scheme and we filled it to capacity with 20 members. We walked on the Oxfordshire Way to Henley-on-Thames and on the South … Continue reading

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A weekend in Eastbourne

Our walking buddy Malcolm told me he didn’t join us for our last weekend away as he felt too young to be spending it in Eastbourne 🙂 Those of us who did join the trip discovered it was like home … Continue reading

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Buntingford and Poppy Fields

Sunday 26th June on the hottest day of this year 14 walkers turned out for the 15 mile walk from Buntingford. Christine led us on a great walk providing us with lots of shade from the sun The high light … Continue reading

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Clavering on May Day

Norman led the ‘B team’ today in glorious sunshine around some of Essex’s finest countryside. We set off from Clavering and was fortunate enough to stumble across a bluebell wood – a bonus on our May Day walk. I think … Continue reading

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