Group Activities

Photo Gallery

The following photographs have been taken by group members whilst out on the programmed walks - 52 mile Durham Dales recci - Saturday 30th March 2014. Well with the event looming I thought it would be useful to look at the route from Rookhope to Wolsingham via Bolts Law, Waskerley and Salters Gate…

Group Walks

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2013 Durham Dales Challenge

Thanks to all involved with this year's Durham Dales Challenge whether a competitor or marshall, another successful day regardless of the inclement weather. To read comments from the competitors on the day please click here For this years results click Results_2013.xls These are the stats for the…

2012 Durham Dales Challenge

Photo gallery of the 23rd Durham Dales Challenge 2012 The start HQ by Chris McDowell   CP2 by Gordon Ball   CP3 by Bruce Milburn   CP6 by Kon Conrad   CP7 / C by Sue Nuttall CP8 / B by John Scott Thanks to all involved with this year's Durham Dales Challenge whether a competitor or…

2011 Durham Dales Challenge - 25th June 2011

The photo gallery of this years Durham Dales HQ by Chris McDowell & Nick Hooper - Checkpoint 2 by Gordon Ball - Check point 3 by Bruce Milburn - Checkpoint 6 by Eric Hill - Checkpoint 7 / C by Diane Smith - Checkpoint E by Duncan Shiell - The Teesdale and Weardale Search and…

Isaacs Tea Trail

ISAAC…GET THE KETTLE ON! We gathered at Alston on a Friday night, rucksacks packed for the morning light. The Cumberland Arms was our base to quaff,  a glass of wine or beer while some had scoff.   Teamwork was gelling as ale was sunk even talk of vicars as more wine was drunk. Into the…

Group Details

                                                                                                       Thank you for accessing our website.This page gives details of the Association, our group and, if you are interested, how to join. What is the LDWA?Founded in 1972 by Chris Steer and Alan…

Committee Members

Group Secretary:              Bill Milbourne Address:  47 Mariners Lane, Tynemouth. NE30 2SD Tel No: 07722256733 Email:  Bill Milbourne Walks Secretary:              Diane Smith Email:                             Diane Smith   For up to date information regarding other Committee…

Group Meetings

Northumbria group meet on the first Tuesday of every month in the upstairs function room of the Gosforth Hotel, Salters Road, Gosforth, Necastle upon Tyne. NE3 1HD.The hotel is easily accessible to those people using the Metro, only 5 minutes walk from the Regent Centre and for those driving there…

Anytime Challenges

The group is responsible for the recording of three "Anytime Challenges" in the area: The Cheviot 2000s Three Peaks of Cheviot The Hillfort Round. Route descriptions and lists of known completers may be downloaded below: The Cheviots 2000s:                       Temporarily…

Links to other organisations

North of Tyne Mountain Rescue Team Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue AboveandBeyond - buy your outdoor items at discounted rates from a local Northumbrian business