Group Activities

Photo Gallery

The following photographs have been taken by group members whilst out on the programmed walks - Lost yer car keys - on Saturday 11th October 2014 Chris Hodgson after a couple of weeks of being poorly and uncertain as to whether she would be fit enough to lead the walk was pleasantly surprised to be…

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:             Jackie Ritchie Email:                          Walk Secretary     Treasurer Gordon Barrass Hadrian Hundred Co-ordinator Ian…

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 Walking in Durham

GPX files

Please send your group walk GPX files, and  any comments about the walk (by leaders or participants), to the group walk secretary. The following GPX files are displayed in date order of the walk, latest first. Some walks are not full group walks, as we go out regularly during the week on…