Walking Groups

You do not have to be a member of Ramblers to come along to our walks; but it is Ramblers' policy that you will be expected to join if you walk with us frequently.

If you wish to see lists of forthcoming walks offered by most groups in the EY&D Area, filtered by group or by day of the week, click here.

Click on the links in this column to view programmes in your browser.

Tuesday Walks

Our Tuesday walks are 7–8 miles in length starting at 10:30. Further details from Marilyn Skelton Download a pdf file of the programme here.

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October 17 - March 18

Wednesday Walks

Our Wednesday walks are usually about 10 miles in length starting within 40 miles of York, to the east of the A1. Popular areas are the North York Moors, the Yorkshire Wolds and the Hambledon Hills. On the third Wednesday of each month two walks are offered, one to the west of the A1, usually in the Yorkshire Dales, and one to the east. We take a picnic lunch. Further details from Steve Hoather. Download a pdf file of the programme here.

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October 17 - March 18


Wednesday Ambles

Our walks are for those who want a healthy walk in the local countryside with good company and who don't want to "go too far or too fast". Further details from Judith Tosh.Download a pdf file of the programme here.

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October 17 - March 18

Public Transport Walks

Walks around York and Yorkshire using public transport for those who are without access to a car or who prefer to leave it at home. Further details from Avis Strudwick or phone 0754 066 1336.Download a pdf file of the programme here.

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October 17 - March 18

Coach Rambles

We customarily organise two coach rambles each year. Further details from Lynn Croskin or phone 07533 488929.

Get Your Boots On

GYBO is the walking Group for those in the Area between 20 - 40 They have a varied programme of shorter and longer walks - mostly at weekends and also organise weekends away at Youth Hostels. Visit www.gybo.org.uk to find out more.

Walking with other Groups in the Area

Each RA Group in the Area organises a programme of led walks which are contained in the booklet that all Ramblers members in the East Yorkshire and Derwent Area receive. These range from under 5 to 15 miles in length. If you wish to see lists of forthcoming walks offered by most groups in the EY&D Area, filtered by group or by day of the week, click here.

Information for Leaders
  • Starting Points: go to this webpage for information about more than 360 starting points for past Wednesday walks. This should help leaders plan their next walk.
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  • Guidance Notes for Leaders: read this document that explains how walks are conducted in our area, responsibilities expected of Walk Leaders, back marker and all walkers in a group. Nothing in this document alters legal responsibilities nor seeks to clarify any aspect of common law perceived to apply to walks.
Abbreviations

CP Car Park
DOL Dogs on lead
DSL Dogs on short lead
ND No dogs
VC Visitor Centre
VH Village Hall
PT Public Transport Walk
YW AM Wednesday Ambles

Last Updated: 30 March 2017