The Programme

Easy – Lowland walking, flat or with gentle hills. Ideal for those with little or no experience of walking or cycling.

Moderate – Hills and dales, generally below 1,500 feet.

Strenuous – High level mountain and moorland over 1,500 feet. May involve steep ascents/descents or scrambling.

The onus is on individuals to arrange their own transport to and from hostel weekends. It is not the responsibility of the booking officer or any other member of the committee to arrange transport.

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Evening Events

Date Time Event Description Grade
5th July
19.00 A Bunker and a Castle Chris N shows us a historical WW2 bunker used for the defence of Newport. MODERATE
12th July
19.00 Cefn Onn Park Walk with Norman along the Rhymney Valley Ridgeway. Top notch views across the Channel as well. MODERATE
19th July Mon 19.00 Slade Wood Mags and Jeremy take us on a woodland walk near Magor that will take more than a Minett. MODERATE
26th July Mon 19.00 Ruperra Castle King Ian shows us the second home he’d like to have had. MODERATE

Weekend Events

Date Time Event Description Grade
3rd July Sat 10.00 Clydach and Llanelly Dave F leads us on a 7 mile walk to see the history of the Iron Works followed by the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal. There is a grave in Llanelly Churchyard of interest to dog lovers. Meet at the car park in Gilwern, NP7 0AJ. MODERATE
11th July Sun 10.30 Merthyr Mawr Come and explore the underated Glamorgan Coast on an eight mile moderate walk led by Chris H.Parking at Merthyr Mawr Pay and Display car park, CF32 0LS MODERATE