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What could be better than spending time in wonderful countryside with plenty of fresh air and great company?

If that sounds appealing to you why not join the walking group?

We meet fortnightly on different days of the week so that all members have a chance to participate.

A schedule of walks is decided upon three months in advance. Distances vary from about five to eight miles. Members generally have lots of ideas about which walks they'd like to do and suggestions are always welcome but you don't need to feel compelled to lead one. If you would like to lead a walk you don't need to be a qualified walk leader but you need to know the walk well.

Walkers are responsible for their own safety on walks but we are all covered by the U3A for public liability. Most walks leave from the Eversley Centre in Sherburn and we share cars (and costs) where possible though sometimes we travel on public transport. Walks are generally within an hour and a half of Sherburn but often closer to home during the winter months and of course, we're not averse to coffee and cakes en route, at the end of the walk, or both.

If you're interested please contact us by phone or email or, if you're not sure about joining, why don't you try us out, see if you like it and then decide?


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Forthcoming Events -

Tuesday, 3 November 2020 - Walk by Bill and Wendy - Walk from Howsham Bridge

Wendy and Bill will lead a 7 mile walk from Howsham Bridge Tuesday 3rd Nov. 
Further details to follow.
Please note this walk will be limited to 8 people. Please ring Wendy to reserve your place on 07812455535.


Tuesday, 17 November 2020 - 17th Nov Walk by Elaine and John 10.00am - Aberford

A group of 12 walkers will do a circular walk from Aberford including Hazelwood Castle lead by Elaine and John Chapman. The usual Covid 19 rules apply. Full details to follow.

To book your place please call Elaine on 01977 683412 

 

Please note this walk is now full


Tuesday, 8 December 2020 - 8th Dec Walk by Karen & Maggy 10.00am - Harewood

Karen and Maggy will lead 2 groups of 6 walkers on a circular walk in the grounds of Harewood House in accordance with our Covid risk assessment. Details to follow.

To book your place please Karen on 01977 681954.

8/10/20 - we now have 12 walkers and one reserve. 


Wednesday, 16 December 2020 - Christmas Lunch - TBA

Maggie Hunt has kindly offered ( arm twisted) to organise Christmas lunch . Details to follow



Reports on past walks -

Walk by Angela & Marilyn - October 2020 (report by Angela And Marilyn)

Jim and Pats Walk at Stutton - October 2020 (report by Jim And Pat)

Walk by Betty Wright - September 2020 (report by Betty Wright)

Mary Tills walk - Monday 7th Sept. - September 2020 (report by Mary Till)

Walk by David and Barbara : Ripon Via Fountains Abbey - March 2020 (report by David Campbell)

Walk by Anne Mack and Marian Peaker - March 2020 (report by Marian G Peaker)

Mary Till and Marilyn Richardson - February 2020 (report by Marilyn Richardson)

Walk by Dawn and Pat Turner - February 2020 (report by Dawn And Pat Turner)

Walk by Jim and Pat - January 2020 (report by Jim And Pat)

Bingley Druids Walk by Margaret and Tony - January 2020 (report by Tony Kell)

Judi & Ians Walk Around Wheldrake - December 2019 (report by Ian & Judi Morris)

Marilyn's Walk, Castle Howard, 7m - December 2019 (report by Marilyn Richardson)

Jim and Pat's Walk Ampleforth Abbey 8 miles - November 2019 (report by Pat And Jim)

Walk by Marian from Thorner 6.5 miles - November 2019 (report by Marian Peaker)

Janet & Steves Walk - October 2019 (report by Janet Sissons)

Walk by Martin & Diane - October 2019 (report by Martin Lee)

Maggy & Karen's walk, Levisham to Pickering 7.5 miles - Return by NYM Railway - September 2019 (report by Karen Packham)

Walk by Mike Wadeson, Marsden 7.5 miles - August 2019 (report by Mike)

Tadcaster, 6-7 miles, walk by Angela - August 2019 (report by Angela)

Walk by Tony & Margaret, Brimham Rocks - July 2019 (report by Tony Kell)

Walk by Mary Till and Anne Mack - July 2019 (report by Anne Mack)

Walk by David & Barbara - June 2019 (report by David Campbell)

Angela's Walk :Middleham 6-7m - June 2019 (report by Angela)

John Nesbitt's walk, Angler's Country Park, about 6 miles - May 2019 (report by John Nesbitt. )

Maureen Dransfield's walk..Helmsley Bluebells - May 2019

Peter & Maureen's Walk; - April 2019 (report by Peter)

Jim & Pats Walk; Fridaythorpe in the Wolds 7 miles - April 2019 (report by Jim & Pat)

Bill & Wendy's walk, Oxenhope, 8m - March 2019 (report by Bill & Wendy)

Liz and Kev's walk, Huby to Hornbeam Park Station, 7m - March 2019 (report by Liz Sibson)

Walk by Angela Kell - Temple Newsam 7miles - February 2019 (report by Angela Kell)

Circular from The Arium and back - 8 miles - February 2019 (report by Marion Peaker)

Barbara & David's walk. 5.5 miles - January 2019 (report by David Campbell)

Margaret & Tony's walk Newmillerdam 7.5 miles - January 2019 (report by Tony Kell)

Wendy & Bill's walk & Xmas Fuddle - December 2018 (report by Wendy)

Wendy & Bill's walk - 8 miles - Ovenden Moor Circuit - December 2018 (report by Bill Payne)

Maureen & Peter's walk - Boston Spa - 7 miles - November 2018 (report by Peter Wood)

Margaret & Tony's walk - Saltaire - 7 miles - November 2018 (report by Tony Kell)

John & Angela's walk, Barwick-In Elmet Circular, 6.5m - October 2018 (report by Angela Kell)

Eileen & Graham's walk -Heads of the Valley 8 miles - October 2018 (report by Eileen Mollard)

Horsforth & Leeds/Liverpool canal - Liz & Kevin's walk 6 miles - September 2018 (report by Liz Sibson)

Stainborough/Worsbrough circular 7 miles Diane & Martin - September 2018 (report by Martin Lee)

Hazel & Marilyn's walk- Studely Royal - 8 miles. - August 2018 (report by Hazel Elderkin)

Maggie & Karen's walk: Horsforth , River Aire, Leeds & Liverpool Ca - August 2018 (report by Karen Packham)

Wendy & Bill's walk, 9 miles Ripley, Hampsthwaite, Burnt Yates - July 2018 (report by Bill Payne)

Mary & Anne's walk - Fridaythorpe 6.5 miles - July 2018 (report by Mary Till)

Janet and Angela's Walk - Leyburn - 7 miles - June 2018 (report by Janet Sissons)

John's walk from Appleton Roebuck 7.5 miles - June 2018 (report by John Nesbitt)

Maureen Dransfield's Middleton Woods 7.5 mile circular walk - May 2018 (report by Maureen Dransfield)

Douglas's walk River Ure and Ripon 6.5 miles linear walk - April 2018 (report by Douglas Robinson)

Barbara & David's walk from East Keswick 7.5 miles - April 2018 (report by Barbara & David Campbell)

Pat & Jim's walk Humber Bridge 7.5 miles - March 2018 (report by Jim & Pat)

Liz & Kevin's walk Market Weighton 6 miles - March 2018 (report by Liz Sibson)

Maureen & Peter's walk Harewood & Eccup 8.5 miles - February 2018 (report by Maureen & Peter)

Judi & Ian's walk Bubwith - 6.5 miles - February 2018 (report by Ian Morris)

Marian Peaker's walk Spofforth - 6 miles - January 2018 (report by Marian Peaker)

Lynn Dickie's walk Bramham 6.5 miles - January 2018 (report by Lynn Dickie)

Maureen's walk Thorpe Audlin circular 6 miles - November 2017 (report by Maureen Dransfield)

Wendy & Bill's walk from Knaresborough 7 miles - November 2017 (report by Bill Payne)

Margaret & Tony's walk 18.10.17 Boston Spa 7 miles - October 2017 (report by Margaret Kell)

Maureen Hewitt's walk from Stanley Ferry Pub 4.10.17 - October 2017 (report by Maureen Hewitt)

Pat & Jim's walk 7 miles - September 2017 (report by Jim Eldon)

Sue Hartley's walk 7.5 miles Saltaire through Shipley Glen and over Ilkley Moo - August 2017 (report by Sue Hartley)

Janet & Steve's walk - August 2017 (report by Janet Sissons)

DOUGLAS'S WALK: Approx 7 miles - July 2017 (report by Wendy Payne)

ELAINE'S WALK: Thursday 6 July 2017 - July 2017 (report by Elaine Chapman)

Diane & Martin's walk fixed for 23.6.17 - June 2017 (report by Diane Lee)

Mary Till & Anne Mack's walk - May 2017 (report by Anne Mack)

Lynn Dickies walk - April 2017 (report by Lynn Dickie)

Barbara & David Campbell's walk 6 miles - April 2017 (report by David Campbell)

Maureen Dransfield's walk - 8 miles - March 2017 (report by Maureen Dransfield)

Kevin & Liz Sibson's walk will be on 7.3.17 - March 2017 (report by Liz Sibson)

Margaret & Tony Kell's walk 6.8 miles - February 2017 (report by Tony Kell)

Marian Peaker's walk will be on 8/2/17 - February 2017 (report by Marian Peaker)

Pat & Jim's walk to Rosedale 8.75 miles - January 2017 (report by Jim Eldon)

Fairburn Ings 8 miles - Angela Kell - January 2017 (report by Angela Kell)

Programme Planning for the next year - December 2016 (report by Wendy Payne)

Swinsty reservoir - 7 miles - December 2016 (report by Jim Eldon)

Barkston Ash Wapentake Path 5.5 miles - November 2016 (report by Report On The Barkston Ash Wapentake Walk. 22 Nove)

Barmby Tidal barrage to Asselby and back 7 miles - November 2016 (report by Douglas Robinson)

Hovingham Park circular Lynn Dickie 8 miles - October 2016 (report by Hovingham Walk-8 Miles)

Fridaythorpe circular 6.5 mls Angela Lowe & June Sams walk - October 2016 (report by Angela Lowe)

Pat & Jim's Walk - Castleton in the Esk Valley, N Yorks, 8 miles - September 2016 (report by Jim & Pat)

Wendy & Bill's Walk - 8.5 mls Ripley to Hampsthwaite - Birstwith - Burnt Yates - August 2016 (report by Bill Payne - Ripley To Hampsthwaite - Birstwith - )

Barbara & David's Walk 7 1/2 miles - August 2016 (report by David Campbell)

Maureen Hewitt's Walk - Birkin- West Haddlesy - Gateforth circular 8 mls - July 2016 (report by Maureen Hewitt)

Judi & Ian's Walk - July 2016 (report by Judi Morris With Massive Support From Peter Wood )

Diane & Martin's walk - June 2016 (report by Diane & Martin Lee)

Pat & Jim's walk - June 2016 (report by Pat & Jim)

Angela's & Maureen's Walk - May 2016 (report by Maureen Dransfield)

John Nesbit's Walk from Roche Abbey 7/8 miles - May 2016

Wendy & Bill's walk. - April 2016 (report by Wendy & Bill Payne)

Douglas Robinson's Walk - 7 miles - April 2016 (report by Report On The Walk Led By Douglas Robinson In The )

Thixendale circular in the Wolds. Kev & Liz Sibson - March 2016 (report by Liz Sibson)

Sue Hartley's Walk - 6 1/2 miles - March 2016 (report by Wendy Payne)

A six mile walk from Thorner towards Hetchell Woods - February 2016 (report by Marian Peaker)

Saxton & Towton Battlefield Walk - January 2016 (report by Angela Kell)

Pat & Jim's Walk - January 2016 (report by Jim Eldon & Pat Davis)

Alternative to Jim & Pat's walk to be led by Angela Kell - January 2016 (report by Bill Payne)

Christmas walk around Cawood - December 2015 (report by Silvia Mileham)

Yorkshire sculpture park -poppy exhibition - November 2015 (report by Angela Kell)

Tadcaster Circular - November 2015 (report by Eileen Mollard)

Grassington - October 2015 (report by Jim And Pat Eldon)

Wensley circular - October 2015 (report by Liz Sibson)

Change of leadership - October 2015 (report by Anne And Wendy)

Kirby Underdale - September 2015 (report by Lynn Dickie)

Swainby - September 2015 (report by Linda Sims)

Aysgarth Falls Circular - August 2015 (report by Jim Eldon)

Walking news - August 2015 (report by Walking News By Anne Mack)

Circular walk around Buckden - July 2015 (report by Eileen Mollard)

Stonegrave and the Rye - July 2015 (report by Maureen Hewitt)

walking news - July 2015

Circular walk around Sheriff Hutton - June 2015 (report by Jim Eldon)

Follifoot - June 2015 (report by Mary Till)

Temple Newsam - May 2015 (report by Judi Morris)

Burnsall - May 2015 (report by Ken Hawlor)

Knaresborough - April 2015 (report by Liz Goulton)

Grassington - April 2015 (report by Bill Payne)

Fairburn Ings - March 2015 (report by Eileen Mollard & Silvia Mileham)

Lastingham - March 2015 (report by Marian Peaker)

Allerthorpe Common - February 2015 (report by Ian & Judy Morris)

Riccall Round - February 2015 (report by Anne Mack)

Bolton Abbey - January 2015 (report by Jim Eldon)

Cawood - December 2014 (report by Silvia Mileham)

Hole Of Horcum - December 2014 (report by Liz Sibson)

Huby-Almscliffe-Huby - November 2014 (report by Maureen Hewitt)

Oulton Methley - November 2014 (report by Dinah Dixon)

Kirkham Priory - October 2014 (report by Lynn Dickie)

Fountains Abbey - September 2014 (report by David Campbell)

Bubwith And Derwent Ings - September 2014 (report by Susie Newton)

Temple Newsam Picnic - August 2014 (report by Anne Mack)

Saltaire To Ilkley - August 2014 (report by Mary Till)

Peak District - July 2014 (report by Anne Mack)

Dalby Forest - June 2014 (report by Anne Mack)

Brimham Rocks - June 2014 (report by Anne Mack)

Rosedale - May 2014 (report by Bill Payne)

Washburn Valley - May 2014 (report by Mary Till)

Spofforth - April 2014 (report by Anne Mack)

Linton Sicklinghall - April 2014 (report by Sue Hartley)

Little Ribston - March 2014 (report by Marian G Peaker)

Gateforth - March 2014 (report by Wendy Payne)

Aberford Barwick - February 2014 (report by Liz Sibson)

Market Weighton - January 2014 (report by Anne Mack)

Sherburn - January 2014 (report by Mary Till)

Saltaire - Tong Park Dam - December 2013 (report by Bruce Sanderson)

Hebden Bridge - December 2013 (report by Liz Sibson)

Nun Monkton - November 2013 (report by Anne Mack)

Kirk Smeaton - November 2013 (report by Anne Mack)

Castle Howard Arboretum - October 2013 (report by Anne Mack)

Snaith - October 2013 (report by Judi Morris)

Harewood - September 2013 (report by David Campbell)

Durham - September 2013 (report by Silvia Mileham)

Temple Newsam Picnic - August 2013 (report by Anne Mack)

Ilkley - August 2013 (report by Mary Till)

Otley - July 2013 (report by Marian Peaker)

Stillingfleet, Kelfield and Riccall - July 2013 (report by Anne Mack)

Roche Abbey - June 2013 (report by Anne Mack)

Stutton Towton Saxton - May 2013 (report by Ken Hawlor)

Snaith - April 2013 (report by Anne Mack)

Farndale - April 2013 (report by Maggy Hunt)

Boston Spa - March 2013 (report by Liz Sibson)

Great And Little Preston - March 2013 (report by Judi Morris)

Skipwith Common - February 2013 (report by Mary Till)

Aberford - January 2013 (report by Silvia Mileham)

Spofforth and Kirkby Overblow - January 2013 (report by Anne Mack)

Sherburn - January 2013 (report by Ann Ellis)

Ledsham - December 2012 (report by Mary Till)

Ackworth - November 2012 (report by Maureen Hewitt)

Barwick Scholes Aberford - November 2012 (report by Liz Sibson)

Mary Till Presentation - November 2012 (report by Liz Sibson)

Paperhouses Circular - November 2012 (report by Susie Newton)

Newthorpe and Huddlestone Grange - October 2012 (report by Anne Mack)

Aberford to Hazelwood - October 2012 (report by Marian Peaker)

South Emsal - September 2012 (report by Sue Hartley)

Bolton Percy - September 2012 (report by Silvia Mileham)

Castleton - September 2012 (report by Liz Sibson)

Monk Fryston Circular - August 2012 (report by Liz Goulton)

Nostell Priory - August 2012 (report by Maggie Hindley)

Kirklees Way/summary - August 2012

Kirklees Way stage 009 - July 2012 (report by Liz Sibson)

Kirklees Way stage 008 - July 2012 (report by Anne Mack)

Kirklees Way stage 007 - July 2012 (report by Bruce Sanderson)

Kirklees Way stage 006 - June 2012 (report by Ken Hawlor)

Kirklees Way stage 005 - June 2012 (report by Silvia Mileham)

Kirklees Way stage 004 - June 2012 (report by Judi Morris)

Kirklees Way stage 003 - May 2012 (report by Brian Ransome)

Kirklees Way stage 002 - May 2012 (report by Sue Hartley)

Kirklees Way stage 001 - May 2012 (report by Mary Till)

Sutton Bank - April 2012 (report by Judi Morris)

Spofforth - April 2012 (report by Carol Marvin)

Farndale - April 2012 (report by Silvia Mileham)

Follifoot - March 2012 (report by Judi Morris)

Harewood - March 2012 (report by Tom Derivan)

Millington in the Wolds - March 2012 (report by Liz Sibson)

Womersley - February 2012 (report by Bruce Sanderson)

Stillingfleet - February 2012 (report by Mary Till)

Selby Horseshoe - January 2012 (report by Ken Hawlor)

Newthorpe - January 2012 (report by Anne Mack)

Hambleton to Scalm Park - January 2012 (report by Sue Hartley)

Roundhay - December 2011 (report by Margaret Shipstone)

Temple Newsam - December 2011 (report by Di Sewell)

Heelaugh - November 2011

Ledsham - November 2011 (report by Susan Ferguson)

Church Fenton - November 2011 (report by Lorna Pope)

East Keswick to Sicklinghall - October 2011 (report by Christine Holmes)

Crooked Billet to Hazlewood Castle - October 2011 (report by Jean Mooney)

North Yorkshire Moors - September 2011 (report by Mary Till)

Newmillerdam - September 2011 (report by Silvia Mileham)

Ackworth - September 2011 (report by Mary Till)

Knaresborough - August 2011 (report by Margaret Miles)

Milford Lodge Circular Plus to Micklefield Woods and Ledsham - August 2011 (report by Judi Morris)

Goathland - August 2011 (report by Ken Hawlor)

Woodlesford - July 2011 (report by Linda Sims)

Thorner - July 2011 (report by Marian G Peaker)

Swinsty and the Washburn Valley - June 2011 (report by Carol Marvin)

Aberford - June 2011 (report by Ken Hawlor)

Wolsey Walk around Cawood - May 2011 (report by Sue Hartley)

Tadcaster to Boston Spa - April 2011 (report by Anne Mack)

Barkston Ash - April 2011 (report by Tom Derivan)

Ledsham and Fairburn Ings - March 2011 (report by Di Sewell)

Church Fenton - March 2011 (report by Liz Sibson)

Aberford - February 2011 (report by Margaret Miles)

Roundhay Park - February 2011 (report by Maggy Hunt)

Wintersett Country Park - February 2011 (report by Anthea Marshall)

Thorpe Willoughby - January 2011 (report by June Sams)

Hambleton to Scalm Park - January 2011 (report by Mary Till)

York from the Designer Centre - November 2010 (report by Alex Svenson)

Wentbridge - November 2010 (report by Sue Sheard)

Barlow Common - October 2010 (report by Margaret Shipstone)

Harewood - October 2010 (report by Maggie Eaton)

Aberford - Becca Bank - September 2010 (report by Joan Henwood)

Bolton Percy - September 2010 (report by Anne Mack, Liz Sibson)

Thorner - August 2010 (report by June Mawson-Mole)

Heelaugh - August 2010 (report by Pamela Foster)

Spofforth - July 2010 (report by Jill Lord)

Sutton Bank – Lake Gormire - June 2010 (report by Lorna Pope)

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