Mountain Activity Section Northern winter walks

MAS Northern Area’s winter walks series start in November. There is no camping,  just friendly group walks in Yorkshire every Sunday morning in November and first Sunday in December.

All walks are at your own risk. For further info, please ring the numbers below, or contact us by e-mail.

2018 Winter Walk dates

4 Nov. Meet 10.15 parking on Harden Rd by Ling Bob rdbt Ref: 094356 for 8 mile walk via Nor Hill, Cullingworth and Harecroft with Christine & Ian. Tel: 07454652002.

 

11 Nov. Meet 10.30 Tempest Arms Elslack overflow car park on left on A56 between Broughton & Thornton-in-Craven Ref: 927498 for 6 mile walk with Margaret & Tad on “Elslack Round”. Tel: 07732464677

 

18 Nov. Meet 10.15 parking on Beckfoot Lane, Bingley. Ref: 112381 for circular walk of 8 miles with Jean. Tel: 07964902612

 

25 Nov. Meet 10.15 on lane by Kildwick Church, turn right at Kildwick rdbt then left at church Ref: 011459. 7 mile walk to Jubilee Tower and Farnhill Moor with Christine & Colin. Tel: 07968226598.

 

2 Dec. Meet 10.30 Bridle Stile car park, Shelf Hall Park Ref: 123282, for 6 mile walk to Norwood Green, Priestly Green & Coley with Frances & John. Tel: 07591161875

Entertainment, MAS Northern style

Camping rallies are renowned for their organised entertainment. At Mountain Activity Section Northern, we’re not.

Your MAS days will be spent chatting to your heart’s content with others on a group walk (or not, if that’s what you choose).

At an MAS Northern evening, we enjoy a wild life and you will likely:

High Straggleton Farm, Whitby sunset, credit: D Hall
High Straggleton Farm, Whitby sunset, Credit: D Hall

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Group cycle rides for August meets

A MAS Northern cyclist in Wensleydale

Our Mountain Activity Section members are an active outdoorsy lot. As well as walking, increasingly, there are requests for group cycle rides. Chris Rogers, one of our keen cycling members, is offering to lead some on-road bike rides at two of our forthcoming meets. Chris often leads medium and medium plus cycle rides with his local Wheel Easy cycle group in Harrogate.

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