Gavin regrets that the ramble & BBQ planned for this Saturday 30th August has had to be cancelled.
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SOUTHERN REGIONAL RAMBLE HEATHER TRUNDLE, SHATTERFORD BOTTOM, NEW FOREST – 23RD AUGUST 2014 This was a new route through an area of heathland, ancient woodland and inclosures – principally to see the heather in bloom but also to savour the lovely atmosphere and forest landscape along the way. The New Forest offers much diversity of […]
We set off along the River Wyre until we could go no further. Then across the golf course – it was Lady’s day as it was Thursday. Then onto the salt marshes, along sea defences, onto farms and forgotten tracks leading to a disused small gauge train track known as the Pilling Pig. We carried on along […]
Thursday 2nd October Lowther Castle 6 miles, Cat 2 There will be a regional ramble at Lowther Castle, south of Penrith on the A6, on Thursday 2nd October 2014. This ramble will be 6 miles long, Category 2, on good estate roads so is ideal for anyone who has not rambled with us before. There will be toilet facilities […]
FRIDAY 5TH SEPTEMBER 2014 – CREAM TEA RAMBLE/BOLDERWOOD TO ACRES DOWN, New Forest. This is over beautiful tracks through the forest, half way destination is a cream tea at Acres Down Farm. Loos at start, lunch and finish. Then continue on cycle tracks back to Bolderwood after lunch. Approx 7 miles. Cat 2+ (in places). […]
Regional Ramble along The Teesdale railway path on Thursday 11th September. The ramble will take us along the railway path as far as the Balder Viaduct in one direction and Mickleton in the other. The path is generally flat with some short sharp inclines(where the bridges over roads etc. are no longer in place). Unlike […]
Our Regional Rambles Organisers have been very busy organising the following for you. Please go to Regional Rambles for more details. There is also now a Calendar on our web with some of the details on which you might be able to link to your own calendar. AUGUST This Thursday 7th Coombe Hill, near Wendover […]
Leaving from the Dutch style Ashdown House built in 1662 by Earl William Craven as a house fit for the queen he loved, Queen Elizabeth of Bohemia, we wandered through the deciduous woodland of the estate before taking to Green Lanes leading to the Ridgeway and Wayland’s Smithy where we were well entertained by National […]
Leaving Ilmington, we quickly gained enough height to catch a breeze, so an otherwise hot day was just right, and some great views began to unfold. Before heading for Hidcote Gardens, we stopped at Foxcote House, where we were treated to coffee and biscuits in the beautiful grounds. Many thanks to Nigel and his team. […]
This week there are five Regional Rambles: Monday 21st July: Beddgelert Forest, Snowdonia. Tuesday 22nd July: Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire The Roman Road, Snowdonia Wednesday 23rd July: Ilmington, Warwickshire Thursday 24th July: Tarnbrook Fell, Lancashire See Regional Rambles for details or contact email@example.com
As with all rambles we were hoping desperately for good weather – and luckily, it was perfect!!! 12 scooters and 4 walkers started off at the car park of The White Swan pub, right alongside the river and very popular in the area with locals because of the beautiful river flowing alongside. See Photos for […]
Every year Sue and Ted Jeffery hold a golf tournament and barbecue to celebrate their wedding anniversary. This year, the 21stanniversary, all the evening guests were told they could eat drink and dance all night in exchange for a donation to Disabled Ramblers. It worked out well and £240 is on its way to DR. […]
On Wednesday 23rd July, Eileen S is running a Regional Ramble from Ilmington to Hidcote .7.6 miles, Cat 2+. “This is a lovely ramble, where we can take in a typically ‘picture perfect’Cotswold village before setting off over high downs to see the Cotswold views.” See Regional Rambles for details. Please note that all Regional […]
Val is running a ramble on Saturday 23rd August. See Regional Rambles for details.
Terry is running two rambles in Snowdonia. Monday 21st July. Beddgelert Forest. 5 miles Cat 3 Tuesday 22nd July. Part of the old Roman Road from near Aber Fall to near Rowen. 6 miles approx. Cat 3+. Book with Terry Taylor: firstname.lastname@example.org See Regional Rambles for details.