2012

A Gringley Gambol January 14th 2012

A Gringley Gambol 14th January 2012 Leader David Ashford 12 Miles plus Dinner and AGM 21 Members met at the Blacksmith's Arms, Everton near Bawtry on a cold frosty winter's morning.  The route would take us from Everton to Clayworth, Gringley on the Hill using field paths and stretches of the…

The Elmet Greyhound. February 19th 2012

The Elmet Greyhound  19 Miles February 19th 2012 Leader Dave Mountain 24 Walkers 14 Vermuyden members and 10 guests from our East and West Yorkshire neighbours met at the Village Hall in Barwick in Elmet on a bright but cold February morning. Our route today would take in Parlington, Aberford,…

The Ranskill Rum Runner - 18th March 2012

The Ranskill Rum Runner - 18th March 2012 Leader, Dave Ashford Fourteen walkers completed the walk including Peter and his 9 year old son Aiden. The weather was very kind with long hours of sunshine only spoiled by a rather brief but very heavy hailstorm which had us running for cover.  It proved…

Another Oxton 'Obble - 13th May 2012

Another Oxton 'Obble - 13th May 2012

Silkstones & Cannon 17th June 2012

Silkstones & Cannon - 17th June 2012

A Wander Round Wilton - 7th July 2012

A Wander Round Wilton - 7th July 2012 Following a Friday of non-stop torrential rain we all feared the worst when it came to the weather, but on the day of the walk and by some miracle, the early morning mists cleared and the sun blessed us for the rest of the day. Eight brave souls, given the…

John Merrill's Lincolnshire Wolds Black Death Walk

John Merrill's Lincolnshire Wolds Black Death Walk - 16th September 2012 Sixteen walkers set off at 8.30am from Hubbard's Hill on the edge of Louth to complete this 26 mile challenge. The forecast for the day was for rain spreading from the north so we feared the worst! In the event the forecast…

A Country Kaleidoscope 14th October 2012

A Country Kaleidoscope 14th October 2012 Walk Leader - Roy Turner Eighteen walkers gathered at Cannon Hall Country Park on a wonderfully clear and frosty morning to explore the fine and largely under-rated countryside to the west of Barnsley. We walked through picturesque Cannon Hall Park leaving…

Around the Moss Brook - 17th November 2012

Around the Moss Brook - 17th November 2012 Thirteen brave souls decided to venture out on our walk despite a very unpromising wet forecast. We left Eckington Church at the appointed hour under grey and damp skies but within ten minutes the rain had stopped and shortly afterwards out came the sun…

Another Wakefield Wobble - 15th December 2012

Another Wakefield Wobble - 15th December 2013   Eleven walkers ventured forth from Sandal & Agbrigg Station on our annual Christmas bash. We were blessed with ideal conditions for a winter walk - bright skies, dry weather and winter sunshine. Our leaders Tom & John Hughes decided to slightly vary…