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Thursday, 26 April 2018

Thursday, 26 Apr 2018

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Whitwick & District U3A - Ramblers

(Previously called Medium Walks Group)

This group meets for a walk of approximately 7 to 8 miles once a month. It has been agreed by the membership of this group that no dogs are allowed on the walks.

All those members who feel able will participate in leading walks.

You may also be interested in the Striders group, whose walks are up to 9 or 10 miles.




1st Friday of the month.


Fri Jan 5th Ann is leading our first walk of the year. We will start from Ticknall village car park at 9.30 am.

Fri Feb 2nd Led by Rose, a walk which will be around 6 miles, starting in Breedon and walking along the Cloud Trail.

Fri Mar 2nd CANCELLED due to weather conditions. Led by Brian, the walk starts from the car park at Groby Pool and will take us through Groby village and into Martinshaw Woods and then through Ratby Burroughs, Groby Lodge Farm and Lady Hay Wood. Probably about 8 miles.

Fri Apr 6th Led by Joyce . It will be a circular walk of around 7.5 miles starting in Desford and going through Peckleton.

Fri May 4th Marlene and Neil will be leading us on a 7 mile walk from Loughborough through to the Outwoods and Beacon Hill.

Fri Jun 1st Phryne TBA

Fri Jul 6th Andrea TBA

Fri Aug 3rd Owen TBA

Fri Sep 7th Sue TBA

Fri Oct 5th TBA

Fri Nov 2nd Carol and Richard TBA

Fri Dec 7th Alison TBA


Shown below are scenes from a recent walk. Pictures from other walks are available in the Gallery

Pictures from the Walking holiday in September are available here.


Rose at ramblers at whitwicku3a dot org dot uk

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April's Walk

The Ramblers.

The Deer Shelter - built in 1774 by the Harpur family.

Home Farm with Staunton Harold Reservoir in the distance.

Walking on water.

Staunton Harold Reservoir.

The Deer Park.

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