2013

An Everton Excursion - 19th January 2013

An Everton Excursion 19th January 2013   This group social walk incorporated our A G M and annual dinner. Eleven hardy souls ventured out on a bitterly cold and snowy January day to brave the elements and complete a twelve mile walk prior to our group A G M and annual dinner. The potential road…

North Wolds Walk - 13th April 2013

North Wolds Walk - 13th April 2013   Fifteen walkers sallied forth from Bishop Wilton on a glorious spring day to tackle the 20 mile North Wolds Walk. The walk is an anytime challenge of some vintage. I last completed it in 1988 and I had forgotten just what a tough little walk it is with some…

Terry's New Passport to Yorkshire 18th May 2013

Terry's New Passport to Yorkshire - 18th May 2013   Eight walkers decided to ignore the forecaster's dire prediction of a full day of heavy rain and despite the awful forecast turned up for what proved to be a splendid walk. Within thirty minutes of the start of our walk the fine drizzle stopped…

A Hovingham Hobble 14th July 2013

  Just nine walkers braved the early morning rain for what quickly turned into a superb walking day through wonderful rolling scenery. We started from Coneysthorpe crossroads near Castle Howard and wandered through the Howardian Hills to Hovingham Village where we paused for our morning break on…

Snaith Sircles Social Walk - 18th August 2013

A total of twenty seven walkers met in Snaith to join Maggie & Chris Hayley on their Snaith Sircles walk. The walk consisted of three circular walks centered on the town of Snaith on the western fringes of East Yorkshire. The majority of walkers completed a combined distance of around 19 miles (4…

To Back Tor & Back Revisited - 21st September 2013

To Back Tor & Back Revisited - 21st September 2013   Just nine walkers turned out for this walk which was a re-run of a walk which was cancelled in March of this year due to the very inclement weather conditions (deep snow). We left Low Bradfield under grey skies but with the promise of improving…

The Leeds Owl Trail 21st December 2013

The Leeds Owl Trail - 21st December 2013   Eleven walkers decided to brave the throng of Chistmas shoppers on the last Saturday before the big day in order to complete the Leeds Owl Trail. The walk is around the centre of Leeds and takes walkers to some very interesting corners of the city which…