Walking (All Day)


Activity

Our cross country walks generally start from a location within a radius of 30 minutes travelling time from Market Harborough.
From March to October the circular walks are usually between 8 - 10 miles depending on the terrain and number of stiles.  A packed lunch is required and there is a refreshment stop at a village pub.
During the winter period the walks are around 6 miles starting from a pub where lunch is arranged.

Where and when

We meet usually at 10am on the last Thursday of the month at various locations in the surrounding area, please telephone for details.

Other information

New members will be made welcome.  Contact Eddie or Edith Dixon on the number below.

Contact details

Eddie & Edith Dixon 01858 468758


News

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Walking (All Day) – February

The next walk will be on 22nd February starting from the Royal Oak, Walgrave at 10.00am. Please arrive by 9.45am to allow time to pre-order lunch before the start. The walk is just over 6 miles. Directions: A508 from M.H. towards Northampton. Turn left at Lamport, through the village and first right to Old & […]

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Walking (All Day) – Dec 28 2017

Eleven intrepid walkers set off for their Christmas walk today from Braybrooke, braving the icy tracks down Newland Street to the field path covered in crisp, white snow leading to the Brampton Valley Way. Thinking the going would be much easier we found the Way icy in many places. Not deterred we carried on southwards […]

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Walking (All Day) – January 2018

The first walk of the New Year will be on 25th January starting from the Fox Inn, Hallaton at 10.00am. Please arrive by 9.45am to allow time to pre-order lunch before the start. The walk be around 5-6 miles with the route taken being dependent on both the ground and weather conditions prevailing on the […]

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Walking (all day) – December

The next walk, on 28th December, will be a local walk around Braybrooke led by Helen Salisbury and Bob Morris. You are also welcome to visit them for light refreshments afterwards. If you want to join Helen and Bob on the walk please contact Helen for details on 07837 410575. Please car share if possible. […]

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Walking (All Day) – November meeting

The next walk, which will be led by Frank and Linda Carruthers, will be on 30th November starting at 10am from Samuel Pepys pub car park in the hamlet of Slipton.  This is the first of our winter walks and will be followed by lunch, therefore please meet by 9.45am so we can pre-order.  We […]

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Walking (All Day) – October meeting

The next walk, which will be led by Ian and Sharon Webb, will be on 26th October starting at 10am from the front of the church in Main Street, Kimcote.  Directions to the start: take the A4304 through the villages to North Kilworth.  After leaving the village take the first turn on the right, signposted […]

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Walking (All Day) – September meeting

The next walk, which will be led by Helen Salisbury, will be on 28th September starting at 10am from the junction of High Street and West Lane in Seaton, Rutland.  Directions to Seaton are via East Carlton, Cottingham, turn right at Caldecott on to the B672 then follow signs to Seaton.  The walk is approximately […]

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Walking (All Day) – Short break

For thirteen years Peter and Janet Element have organised this annual event in June.  Last year they announced that that was to be their last.  Having been on all the breaks since their inception we volunteered to do this years as a one-off.  Sadly, after thirteen years of annual planning, checking walks, pubs, meals et […]

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Walking (All Day) – August meeting

The next walk, which will be led by Ian and Sharon Webb, will be on 31st August starting at 10am from Swinford Corner.  The start can be found by taking the A4304 through the villages to Walcote.  On entering the village take the first left after passing the Black Horse pub and just before the […]

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Walking (All Day) – Summer break

All ready to set off from Wyre Forest at lunch time with Bruce, who has arranged it all with Pauline, briefing us!    ‘…. as high as an elephant’s eye’.  Thankfully, no-one was lost on manoeuvres through this rapeseed field! All day walk in the delightful countryside around the village of Arley.  Several sightings of […]