These details, which incude distances & grades, are usually available by Monday pm.
We welcome new walkers.
Pickup point: Lay-by adjacent to the Hancock Museum, Claremont Rd, Newcastle NE2 4PT The coach leaves at 10am
Every Wednesday there is a choice of between 4 and 6 walks with different lengths and grades.
Current programme of walk destinations: Walks August 2017 to January 2018
Future walk destinations for Walks February - July 2018
Walk bookings by new walkers can be made by telephoning the Bookings Secretaries.
Walks can be booked on the coach at least 1 week before and up to 4 weeks in advance.
Booking Secretaries: Ruth Sides Tel 0191 284 0357
or Sheila Harrison Tel 0191 680 8062
Fares: £7- £10. Children (up to 18), who must be accompanied by an adult £4
Bookings can be transferred with a minimum of 1 full weeks notice. If you are booked for
next weeks walk and cannot walk, please contact the Booking Secretary & let her know.
You are welcome to try up to 3 walks before joining the Ramblers Association.
All our walks are either moderate or strenuous & you should be able to walk at
least 8 miles, as sometimes an alternative path needs to be found.
Walking boots are required for all our walks as well as good outdoor clothing,
food for the whole day and a change of footwear.
How to be a Tyneside Rambler gives some useful hints before your first walk
If you have difficulty contacting the Booking Secretaries, please contact
the walks co-ordinator below.
Unfortunately dirty boots are not permitted on the coach.
On the return journey, take your belongings on the coach. Items can
only be removed from the coach boot at the Hancock.
Walks Co-ordinator: Dr Kenneth Wright Tel 0191 292 1302
Harthope Burn Yvonne Douglas
Our walks have a grade on the walk sheet which gives an approx length & climb
Moderate C Up to 14 km/ 9 miles, little ascent
C+ 11-18 km/ 7-11 miles, up to 300m/1000 ft ascent
Strenuous B 13-18km/8-11 miles, up to 450m/1500ft ascent
B+ 14km/9miles or more, over 450m/1500 ft ascent
Wednesday 24 January 2018Starting at 10:00A moderate 0 mile / 0 km walk
Wednesday 24 January 2018Starting at 09:30A moderate 0 mile / 0 km walk
Sunday 28 January 2018Meeting at 09:30, Starting at 09:30A moderate 0 mile / 0 km walk
Wednesday 31 January 2018Starting at 10:00A moderate 0 mile / 0 km walk
Wednesday 31 January 2018Starting at 09:30A moderate 0 mile / 0 km walk