Introductory Walks Leader Training: additional date – 6 May

Do you aspire to lead Guided Walks?  Then why not book a place on Baildon Walkers are Welcome Introductory Walks Leader Training. Saturday 6 May, 9.30 – 12 noon at Wesleys, Baildon Methodist Church, Baildon.

This is the fourth such training course offered by Baildon Walkers are Welcome.

The course will be led by Mervyn Flecknoe, who has a Mountain Leadership Certificate and is a longstanding and experienced walks leader for HF Holidays both in the UK and Abroad.

The course will help you to promote the safety, comfort, and enjoyment of the participants on any walk that you lead in future.

Cost: £3 per person to cover the hire costs of the room, payable on the day. Bookings will be accepted on a first come first serve basis. To book,  please email to

– with details of your name, previous experience of leading walks, and the local walking organisation (if any) that you are part of, and whether you have any special needs. We will email back before long to let you know if we have been able to book a place for you on this course.

Refreshments will be available from Wesleys Cafe during the morning.

There is a limited amount of parking actually at the church, but the Ian Clough Car park is only 5 minutes walk away, and there is also some on-street parking close by. Buses arrive at Baildon Towngate (5 minutes from the church), and the train station is approx 20 minutes walk from the venue. See our webstie for transport information.