These details, which incude routes, distances & grades, are usually available by Monday pm.
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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 Feb 2019 - Jul 2019
OUR WALKS ARE GRADED AS FOLLOWS
EASY Up to 12km/7mls Up to 200m/500ft ascent
LEISURELY 12-16km/7-10mls Up to 300m/1000ft ascent
MODERATE 10-20km/8-13mls Up to 600m/2000ft ascent
STRENUOUS over 20km/13mls or more. Ascent may be over 600m/2000ft
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.
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-ordinators: Stuart Cameron Tel 0191 213 1596
Dr Kenneth Wright Tel 0191 292 1302
Sunday 24 February 2019Meeting at 09:30, Starting at 09:30A moderate 0 mile / 0 km walk
Wednesday 27 February 2019Starting at 09:30A moderate 0 mile / 0 km walk
Wednesday 27 February 2019Starting at 10:00A moderate 0 mile / 0 km walk
Sunday 3 March 2019Meeting at 09:30, Starting at 09:30A moderate 0 mile / 0 km walk