As everyone is aware the Government have announced a November lockdown from 5 November.
Sadly we have cancelled all walks and training sessions in November and hope to be out and about in December, in time for our Christmas walk.
We will of course, be keeping you up to date with any developments.
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As you will be aware as at 18th September 2020 the North East has come under local restrictions. We therefore thought it would be useful to provide a “Walking post COVID-19 – Update” to you all.
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Why do people pay to walk with Strolls With Poles? Good question. We are often asked “why should I pay to walk with Strolls with Poles”, when I can go for a walk on my own?
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The Wall and Heavenfield is a short walk but so varied and beautiful. It is one of Julie’s favourite shorter walks.
Continue reading “Wall and Heavenfield – 29 August 2020”
The Bolam Lake and Shaftoe Crags walk is a favourite of Julie as it takes in so many different areas and views.
Continue reading “Bolam Lake and Shaftoe Crags – 15 August 2020”
Chris, Ruth, Julie, Claire, Tessa and Chris are taking part in the Virtual Kiltwalk on Saturday 12 September to raise monies for Cancer Research UK.
The Virtual Kiltwalkers will be walking from Craster to Lesbury and yes they will be wearing kilts!
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Hulne Park was once the Percy family’s walled hunting ground and hunting still takes place today.
We welcomed two new walkers, Claire and Brian and welcomed back Annabelle.
Continue reading “Hulne Park – 1st August 2020”
The Holy Island walk on the 18th July is the second walk around Holy Island this weekend. This time, we had a larger, but still great, group of walkers.
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The Holy Island walk on 17th July is the first of two walks around Holy Island on the same weekend. We had a small but great group of walkers for this Friday excursion.
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The Wannie Line or what was once the Wansbeck Railway is a great walk. It is situated in the Wallington Estate and is mostly made up of permissive path, provided by Wallington.
Continue reading “The Wannie Line – 11 July 2020”