Burton Joyce & District

Country Walks

Group Co-ordinatorCowan Jamieson, 07835 715545
VenueVarious local venues
Meeting datesThird Monday of the month
Meeting time10.30
Additional chargesNone

Description

The Country Walks group is a friendly group of walkers. The walks are not too strenuous and are approximately three to five miles long over easy terrain, (about one and a half to two and a half hours steady walking), which means we have the shortest walk of the groups.

We usually meet in a pub car park, at the start of the walk .The walks are always circular so we end back at a pub, this is done for a purpose as most of us then retire to the pub for lunch or refreshment, but this is up to the individual.

We are a popular group with a healthy membership but not all attend every time so there is no limit to the numbers in the group. The average attendance is about fifteen to twenty for each walk.To join the group just sign up at the monthly meeting or just turn up in good time on the day (walk details are in Newsline).

The Walking groups in BJU3A

We have six Groups covering a range of walking distances, terrain and duration

  • Wildlife Walks is for members that enjoy a stroll around lakes, along river banks , or through woodland to enjoy the countryside around us, whilst sharing information.
  • Country Walks are not particularly strenuous, with walks of about two hours over easier terrain.
  • Ramblers walks are usually 6-8 miles - (Ramblers 1 and Ramblers 2 )
  • Rambles-Plus group bridges between Ramblers and Hikers walks
  • Hikers group has the longest walks usually lasting all day and sometimes involving more challenging terrain.

For details of each group please click on the relevant pages

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More Group Pages
Aerobics for the Young@Heart Antiques & C20th Collectables 1
Antiques & C20th Collectables 2 Antiques & C20th Collectables 3
Antiques 4 - Potential New Group Art Appreciation
Art Expression Beer & Cider Tasting
Bird Watching Board Games
Boccia (Oct 2019-April 2020) Book Club 1
Botany Bridge 1
Bridge 2 ( Beginners) Canasta 1
Canasta 2 Canasta 3
Computer Buddies Computer Studies
Country Walks Craft 1
Cribbage Croquet 1 ( May 2019 - Sept 2019)
Croquet 2 ( May 2019 - Sept 2019) Darts for Fun
Dining Out Discussion
EscapeRoom Challenge PotentialNewGroup Family History
Film for Fun ( Oct 2018 - April 2019) French 1
French 2 ( Beginners) French 3
Garden Group 1 Garden Group 2
Garden Group 4 Garden Group 5
Guitar Group Hikers
History 1 History 2
Information Exchange International Dining
Italian Intermediates Kurling
Luncheon Group Mah-Jong
Meditation Outings
Petanque 1 ( Apr 2019 - Sept 2019) Petanque 2 ( Apr 2019- Sept 2019)
Petanque 3 ( May 2019- Sept 2019) Photography
Photography for Fun Ramblers 1
Ramblers 2 Rambles - Plus
Spanish 1 Spanish 2
Spanish 3 Speed Walking
Sunday Lunch 1 Sunday Lunch 2
Sunday Lunch 3 Table Tennis 1
Table Tennis 2 Theatre 1
Theatre 2 Ukulele
University Group Interest Water Colour Painting
Wildlife Walks - Wine Tasting
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