Calendar

Mar
9
Sat
BINGLEY LOOP OF THE WELCOME WAY: BAILDON WAW SECOND SATURDAY WALK FOR MARCH @ Meet at the Potted Meat Stick in cenre of Baildon
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
BINGLEY LOOP OF THE WELCOME WAY: BAILDON WAW SECOND SATURDAY WALK FOR MARCH @ Meet at the Potted Meat Stick in cenre of Baildon

Please note that the usual time for the start of Baildon Walkers are Welcome 2nd Saturday Guided Walks is now 10.00a.m.

Meet Jan Thom and Bob Davidson at the Potted Meat Stick for a guided walk which will largely follow the route of The Welcome Way Bingley Loop taking in Baildon Moor, and Eldwick heights.

We shall arrive at the Five Rise Locks Cafe in time for lunch to be purchased (or bring a picnic to eat nearby).

Option to return on foot along the canal (total for whole circular walk = 9 miles) , or you may prefer to end your walk at Bingley (5 miles) and return by public transport.

We are sorry that we cannot accept dogs other than assistance dogs on our guided walks.

No booking required – just turn up.

In the event of totally inclement weather, the any cancellation will be posted on our Facebook page (which can be read at the bottom of the Home Page on our website).

www.baildonwalkersarewelcome.org

 

 

Mar
17
Sun
MAP-READING AND NAVIGATION: DROP IN WITH YOUR QUERIES @ Brackenhall Countryside Centre
Mar 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sunday 17th March 2019. 1-4pm

Drop-In Navigation: For beginners or just to brush up your skills

Brackenhall Countryside Centre

** Map reading quiz

** How to use a compass

** One-to-one instruction in orienting a map

All welcome

Mar
25
Mon
ALNMOUTH HERE WE COME! @ Nether Grange
Mar 25 @ 4:00 pm – Mar 29 @ 10:00 am
ALNMOUTH HERE WE COME! @ Nether Grange

An invitation to join us for our third specially-discounted 4-night break with HF Holidays at Nether Grange, Alnmouth.

Monday 25 March – Friday 29 March 2019

 What will be included:

  • Historic Country House Hotel accommodation.
  • Comfortable lounges, bar, drying room, gardens.
  • No single bedroom supplement.
  • Full board – with excellent food.
  • Optional social activities in the evenings or just relax in the bar.

Prices for Classic Ensuite Rooms

(If you would like a Premium Room: supplement of £10 per person per night)

 Guided Walking (3 days), including all necessary transport and choice of varied Easier and Harder walks each day led by HF Leaders, Mervyn and Chris Flecknoe £325.

Self-Guided Walking / Do your own thing… £255

 For further details contact Chris Flecknoe at info@baildonwalkersarewelcome.org

To reserve a place please complete the booking form below and return it to Chris Flecknoe, 16 Plantation Way, Baildon. Shipley. BD17 6JQ by 4 July 2018 along with a cheque for a deposit of £75 per person, made out to HF Holidays. Room reservations will be made on a first come first serve basis. Please contact me if you have any special needs or queries.

BOOKING FOR BAILDON WALKERS ARE WELCOME / HF HOLIDAYS BREAK.

25-29 March 2019

 

Name /s……………………………………………………………………………No. of guests in this booking…………

 

Address……………………………………………………………………………..     Postcode………………………………….

 

Email address………………………………………………………………………………Telephone:…………………………..

 

Please delete as appropriate from following options: Single / twin / double room;

Classic / Premium; Guided walking / self-guided.

 

Cheque enclosed for (amount)………………………  Signed:………………………………………………………..

Apr
13
Sat
TO BURLEY ALONG THE FAIR TRADE WAY: BAILDON WAW SECOND SATURDAY WALK FOR APRIL @ Meet at the Potted Meat Stick in cenre of Baildon
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
TO BURLEY ALONG THE FAIR TRADE WAY: BAILDON WAW SECOND SATURDAY WALK FOR APRIL @ Meet at the Potted Meat Stick in cenre of Baildon

Please note that the usual time for the start of Baildon Walkers are Welcome 2nd Saturday Guided Walks is now 10.00a.m.

Meet Mike de Villiers and Jan Thom  at the Potted Meat Stick for a guided walk which will largely follow the route of The Bradford Fair Trade Way, which links the towns and villages with Fair Trade designation in our area.

We shall arrive at Bleach Mill cafe in time for lunch to be purchased (or bring a picnic to eat nearby).

Return to Baildon by train in the early afternoon.

We are sorry that we cannot accept dogs other than assistance dogs on our guided walks.

No booking required – just turn up.

In the event of totally inclement weather, the any cancellation will be posted on our Facebook page (which can be read at the bottom of the Home Page on our website).

www.baildonwalkersarewelcome.org

 

 

May
11
Sat
BAILDON WAW SECOND SATURDAY WALK – DETAILS TO FOLLOW @ Meet at the Potted Meat Stick in cenre of Baildon
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Please note that the usual time for the start of Baildon Walkers are Welcome 2nd Saturday Guided Walks is now 10.00a.m.

Details of this month’s walk will be posted soon.

We are sorry that we cannot accept dogs other than assistance dogs on our guided walks.

No booking required – just turn up.

In the event of totally inclement weather, the any cancellation will be posted on our Facebook page (which can be read at the bottom of the Home Page on our website).

www.baildonwalkersarewelcome.org

 

 

Jun
1
Sat
BAILDON WaW CHALLENGE WALK 2019: THE 28.5 MILE WELCOME WAY IN 2 SECTIONS. @ Meet at the Potted Meat Stick in cenre of Baildon
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
BAILDON WaW CHALLENGE WALK 2019: THE 28.5 MILE WELCOME WAY IN 2 SECTIONS. @ Meet at the Potted Meat Stick in cenre of Baildon

Following the popularity of our Challenge Walk 19 miles to Skipton along the Dales Highway route) in 2018, Paul Robinson is arranging a new challenge for 2019.

This will be to complete the 28.5 miles of “The Welcome Way in just 2 stages. Walkers are welcome to attend either or both walks and there will be a certificate for those who complete the Welcome Way in two days.

Day 1 – Saturday 1st June. Start at 9am at the Potted Meat stick for a 16 mile walk to Ben Rhydding via Esholt, Guiseley, Otley, Askwith and Denton. There will be a toilet  / refreshment stop in Otley town centre and we will catch the train back from Ben Rhydding to Baildon. If all goes to plan we should be back in Baildon by 5pm.

Day 2 – Saturday 6th July. Meet at the Potted Meat stick at 9.30am (or Baildon train station at 9.50am) to catch the 09.56 train to Ben Rhydding (arrives at 10.11am). We will then follow the Welcome Way for the 12.5 mile stretch to Baildon via Burley in Wharfedale, Hawksworth Moor and Shipley Glen. There will be toilet facilities in Burley in Wharfedale and the Bracken Hall Countryside Centre, Shipley Glen, but a packed lunch is required. We should get back to Baildon village centre by 4pm where we can retire to a local hostelry for a drink and the awarding of certificates.

People need to be aware that this is a challenging walk over rough and steep terrain so appropriate clothing and footwear is essential, plus water and a packed lunch is required on both stages.

We are sorry but we cannot accept dogs other than assistance dogs on our guided walks.

 

Jun
21
Fri
EVENING WALK ARRANGED BY BAILDON WaW: THE LOST HAMLETS OF BAILDON @ Meet at the Potted Meat Stick in cenre of Baildon
Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Meet Mike Lawson at the Potted Meat Stick on Midsummer evening at 7.00p.m.

Mike will guide you on a historical walking tour of the Lost Hamlets of Baildon.

We are sorry but we cannot accept dogs on our guided walks, other than assitance dogs.

Jul
6
Sat
BAILDON WaW CHALLENGE WALK 2019: THE 28.5 MILE WELCOME WAY IN 2 SECTIONS. @ Meet at the Potted Meat Stick in cenre of Baildon
Jul 6 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
BAILDON WaW CHALLENGE WALK 2019: THE 28.5 MILE WELCOME WAY IN 2 SECTIONS. @ Meet at the Potted Meat Stick in cenre of Baildon

Following the popularity of our Challenge Walk 19 miles to Skipton along the Dales Highway route) in 2018, Paul Robinson is arranging a new challenge for 2019.

This will be to complete the 28.5 miles of “The Welcome Way in just 2 stages. Walkers are welcome to attend either or both walks and there will be a certificate for those who complete the Welcome Way in two days.

Day 1 – Saturday 1st June. Start at 9am at the Potted Meat stick for a 16 mile walk to Ben Rhydding via Esholt, Guiseley, Otley, Askwith and Denton. There will be a toilet  / refreshment stop in Otley town centre and we will catch the train back from Ben Rhydding to Baildon. If all goes to plan we should be back in Baildon by 5pm.

Day 2 – Saturday 6th July. Meet at the Potted Meat stick at 9.30am (or Baildon train station at 9.50am) to catch the 09.56 train to Ben Rhydding (arrives at 10.11am). We will then follow the Welcome Way for the 12.5 mile stretch to Baildon via Burley in Wharfedale, Hawksworth Moor and Shipley Glen. There will be toilet facilities in Burley in Wharfedale and the Bracken Hall Countryside Centre, Shipley Glen, but a packed lunch is required. We should get back to Baildon village centre by 4pm where we can retire to a local hostelry for a drink and the awarding of certificates.

People need to be aware that this is a challenging walk over rough and steep terrain so appropriate clothing and footwear is essential, plus water and a packed lunch is required on both stages.

We are sorry but we cannot accept dogs other than assistance dogs on our guided walks.

 

Jul
13
Sat
BAILDON WAW SECOND SATURDAY WALK FOR JULY: TO MENSTON BY TRAIN AND RETURN ON FOOT @ Meet at the Baildon Railway Station
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Please note that the usual time for the start of Baildon Walkers are Welcome 2nd Saturday Guided Walks is now 10.00a.m.

Details of this guided walk will be posted in the near future. Please book the date.

We are sorry that we cannot accept dogs other than assistance dogs on our guided walks.

No booking required – just turn up.

In the event of totally inclement weather, the any cancellation will be posted on our Facebook page (which can be read at the bottom of the Home Page on our website).

www.baildonwalkersarewelcome.org

 

 

MAP-READING AND NAVIGATION: ONE-DAY COURSE @ Brackenhall Countryside Centre
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Outdoor clothing and boots required

Bring your own compass if possible.

10-12.30 How to read a map and use a compass

Bring your own lunch

1-3pm outdoor practice

Booking essential, limited to 12 participants

£5 per person, payable on the day.

TO BOOK, EMAIL info@baildonwalkersarewelcome.org

 

 

 

All welcome