Saturday Long Walk Programme


Whilst we have reintroduced our Walk Programme, a programme of walks observing social distancing and other advisory guidelines, see Advice to Walkers, there are still changes which may affect the continuing programmes. Please check the website before the walk to ensure that no last minute changes have been necessary.

28th May
Craven Arms to Church Stretton via Long Mynd, hopefully stop at Glider Club for coffee
Leaves: 08.52 , Returns: 16.40
Leaders : Alan & Dennis

4th June
Wellington Circular via Wrekin, Little Wenlock, Braggers Hill, Loamhole Dingle, Coalbrookdale
16 miles Strenuous
Leaves: 08.32  ,  Returns: 17.09
Leaders :Alan & CJ

11th June
Barmouth Circular via Cerrig Arthur, Bwlch-y-Rhiwgyr, Bwlch-y-Llan
12 miles     Strenuous
Leaves: 07.29 ,  Returns: 16.56/18.57
Leaders : Dennis & Alan

18th June
Pontesbury Circular via Poles Coppice, Eastridge Wood, The Hollies, Shepherds Rock
13 miles
Leaves: bus 552, 08.35 stand N ,  Returns: 17.02
Leaders : Brian & CJ

25th June _ Please note there are no trains on this date, please see News Section
Ludlow Circular via Caynham & Bennets End
15 miles    Strenuous
Leaves: 08.52 ,  Returns: 17.24
Leaders : Phil & Anne

2nd July
Llanwrtyd Wells Circular via Victoria Wells, Penybont Uchaf, St David’s Church, Nant-y-Craf, Cefn Blaencwmhenog
14 miles
Leaves: 09.04 ,   Returns: 20.09
Leaders : Phil & Mick

9th July
Dovey Junction to Aberystwyth via Coast Path
13 miles
Departs: 07.29    Returns: 17.28
Leaders : Lorraine & Julie

16th July
Chirk Circular via Caeaugwynion,Offas Dyke Path,Pen-y-Graig,Croes yr esgob,Llangollen,Canal
14 miles  Energetic   Please ensure you have enough water, sun protection & a hat, the weather at the moment may be dangerous
Departs: 08.25   Returns: 16.48
Leaders : Jane & CJ

23rd July
Fairbourne to Barmouth
via Gest Ddu,Llynnau Gregennen,Pared-yCefn-Hir,Arthog
12 miles  Energetic
Departs: 07.29   Returns: 16.56
Leaders : Andrew & Phil

30th July
Craven Arms to Church Stretton
via Callow Hill ,Strefford, Woolston, Priors Holt, The Trig Point at the South End of the Long Mynd, The Gliding Club, and Pole Bank
15 miles  Strenuous   2800ft ascent
Departs:07.52   Returns:16.40
Leaders : Martin & Mick

6th August
Llangynllo to Bucknell
via Glyndwr’s Way,Knighton,Holloway Rocks,Stowe Hill
14 miles  Strenuous
Departs: 09.04    Returns:16.27
Leaders : CJ & Phil

13th August
Fairbourne to Minffordd
via Cader Idris
13 miles  V Strenuous 4000-4500 ft ascent
Departs:  07.29   Returns: Bus from Minffordd to Machynlleth, then train 18.05 or 19.06
Leaders : Mark & Alan & Dennis

20th August
Ruabon to Llangollen
via Penycae,Mountain Lodge,Craig y Moch,Tan y Fron,Geufron
15 miles  Strenuous
Departs:     Returns:  Replacement bus service is starting at 10.16 with no return on Saturday, driving to Ruabon is thus necessary. Meet at 09.00 to start from Ruabon station.
Leaders : Jane & Dennis

27th August
Aberdyfi to Machynlleth
via Tarrenhendre
15 miles  Strenuous
Departs:  07.29   Returns:18.05
Leaders : Mick & CJ

3rd September
Gerry’s Walk – A walk in memory of Gerry
Shifnal Circular
via Lodge Hill, Ryton & Rookery Farm
11 miles
Departs:08.47  Returns:17.07
Leaders : Anne & Mary

10th September
Chirk to Gobowen
via Aquaduct,Offas Dyke Path,Sheepwalk,Brogyntyn
15 miles  Strenuous
Departs: 08.25    Returns:16.53
Leaders : Iain & Dennis

17th September
Shropshire Way Festival of Walks
from Craven Arms to Ludlow
11 miles  Energetic
Departs: 09.04   Returns: 16.23
Leaders : Phil & Martin

24th September
Ludlow Circular via Oakley Park,Downton Castle
14 miles  Strenuous
Departs:  08.52   Returns:16.54
Leaders : Martin & Andrew

1st October
Wrekin Circular
12 miles
Departs:  Wellington Station 09.04   Returns: 16.04
Leaders : Alan & Dennis

8th October
Rail industrial action – Further info to be advised
? miles
Departs:    Returns:
Leaders : Mike & Pat

15th October
Leominster Circular via Eaton Hall,Stoke Prior,Little Wickton,Risbury Bridge,Steens Bridge,Brock Hall,Hamnish Court,Downs Villa,
14 miles
Departs:  08.52  Returns:17.13
Leaders : Sheena & Martin

22nd October
Kidsgrove Circular
via Biddulph Moor and Nick I’ th’ Hill
15 miles
Departs: 08.52   Returns:17.16
Leaders : Iain & Dennis

29th October
Knighton Circular
via Offas Dyke Path,Knucklas,Bailey Hill,Little Cwm Gilla
11 miles   Energetic
Departs:  09.04   Returns:16.21
Leaders : Anne & Brian

5th November
Wellington Circular
via Round the Wrekin
11 miles   Energetic
Departs:  08.32   Returns:17.09
Leaders : Alan & Claudette

12th November
Great Malvern  Circular
via Lower Wych,Little Malvern,Pinnacle Hill,Worcestershire Beacon,North Hill
11 miles   Energetic
Departs: 08.32    Returns:16.45
Leaders : Phil & Sheena

19th November
Codsall  Circular
via Staffordshire Way,Brewood,The Lights,the Hawkshutts,Chillington Hall
13 miles   Energetic
Departs:  08.47   Returns:16.27
Leaders : Mick & Anne

26th November
Telford Circular
via Telford Trails
14 miles   Energetic
Departs:  08.41   Returns: 15.47
Leaders : Pat & Sheena

3rd December
Hopton Heath to Knighton
via Hopton Castle,Stow Hill,Offas Dyke Path
12 miles   Strenuous
Departs: 09.04    Returns:16.21
Leaders : Phil & CJ

10th December
Church Stretton Circular
via Jack Mytton Way,Roman Villa,Birtley,Hope Bowdler
8 miles   Xmas Dinner at the Kings Arms
Departs: 08.52   Returns: 16.56
Leaders : Pat & Mike

17th December
Bridgenorth Circular 
HighRock,Rindleford,Wyken,Barnsley,Quatford,Bridgnorth Castle
12 miles   Strenuous
Departs:  Bus 08.45, Service 436   Returns:17.13
Leaders : Anne & Mark

31st December
Craven Arms to Church Stretton
via Stefford,Marshbrook,Ragdon
12 miles   Strenuous
Departs: 08.52    Returns:16.40
Leaders : Anne & Phil

Railrambles Cymru accept responsibility for the planning and leadership of our programmed walks. We are a company of volunteers who walk for pleasure. All walkers take part at their own risk. This company makes no requirement of membership or payment from participants. Rail Rambles Cymru cannot accept liability for any accidental injury sustained by walkers. Please read our ‘Advice for Walkers