TRAC Programme March 2003
to June 2003
All events may be subject to change, please check first.
Please confirm attendance with event organiser and request / offer car share.
28th – Sun 2nd March
Getting intimate with crampons at Windermere YH. Winter Mountaineering skills with full board and tuition. Price: £81.00. Names and deposits to Paul by 30/11/02. Phone 0113 282 0739
Don’t fancy that? Alternatively a walk, no mountains, ice out of Peter’s control. Contact Peter 01924 896495
Third time Topping. 8m walk from Roseberry Topping to Captain Cook Monument.
Meet Pontefract 8.30. Contact Neil 01977 552243
70s Ballroom Blitz Quiz, will it be a Blockbuster with those Sweet things Liz and Paul.
Meet 7.30 Denholme Drive Contact the Sweet Things on 01924 822003
Hold on to Andrew (or not) for a 6 reasonably unstrenuous mile walk from Burnsall.
Meet Tesco Pontefract 9.00 am Contact Andrew 0113 257 8230
Mountain Bike the Dentdale Circuit. (23m). Bring a torch to explore Yordas Cave.
Contact Paul in advance 0113 282 0739 for details
Kit and Care demonstration (Up with Gortex) courtesy of Leeds YHA Adventure Shop time 7.30 pm at Denholme Drive. Contact Jackie 01924 829096
Peak into Dovedale & toddle the Tissington Trail (11m) Meet Tesco Pontefract 8.30. Contact Peter 01924 896495
– Sun 6th April
Windermere Multi-activity W/E – sorry already fully booked. Check out Advance Notices for future events.
Enjoy a good Knight; with a select guided tour of the medieval weaponry at the Leeds armouries. Meet 7.30 pm at the Armouries. Donations requested please. Contact the knight with the round table 01977 552243
Super Scaly Animals – visit the cute and uglies at Ponderosa RTC near Heckmondwike.
Contact Jackie 01924 829096 for details of when to meet!
18th – Mon 21st April (Easter)
Nothing Planned: please use this valuable free time to cogitate on ideas for the summer programme and you can visit the Forbidden Corner with Bob & Gill and Family. Ring them 01924 259109.
Celebrate St. George’s day with Dungeons, dragons and Neil. Tel 01977 552243 Meet Denholme Drive 7.30 pm
Calking and Waving in Chapel le Dale. Cave with The Yorkshire Subterranean Society or stay above ground (promise) with YSS leader. Max 6 for the cave. Details from Les 01977 675832
A raptorous visit to Thorpe Perrow Arboretum and Falconry Centre Contact Wendy 01977 794045 for details
To celebrate National Outdoor Welcome Week, join us for a new members night at Pontefract Library. Start 7.30 pm Contact Wendy 01977 794045
To wound off OWW join Woland & Margaret for a walk of 7-8m wound Washburn Valley near Hawwogate.
Meet Tesco Pontefract 9.30. Tel 01405 762608
Magical Mystery Walk of 10-12 miles with the original Harry Potter lookalike!
Meet Tesco Pontefract 9.00 am Contact Rob 01977 799768
A stroll around the architectural delights of Bradford?! Followed by curry
Meet Bradford Town Hall 7.30 pm Contact Jane with a ’Y’ 01924 870882
23rd – Mon 26th May
W/E at Kettlewell YHA, dallying in the dales before Giles organises some fun in a brewery to celebrate his ‘n’th birthday. Names and dosh to Luisa by end March Phone 0113 282 8622
Get your bearing strait. Orienteering round Newmillerdam with Jayne & Giles. Lunch at The Fox & Hounds.
Meet at the NMD Info display 10.30. contact J&G 01924 870882
Meet up at John Godber’s ‘Reunion’ at West Yorkshire Playhouse, names to Gill by end March. Tel 01924 259109
Quick as a flash over Flasby Fell. Meet Skipton Castle 10.30 for a 10m walk. Contact Luisa 0113 282 8622
Bolt to Boltby Scar, skim past Lake Gormire and glide up Sutton Bank.
Meet Tesco Pontefract 9.00 for a 10m walk. Contact Paul 0113 282 0739.
Speed freaks and boy racers of the world unite at Kartskill. Driving skill optional.
Names to the boy racer by 23/5/03 Tel: 01977 552243.
Eastern Edges sponsored challenge walk in aid of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
Walkers, sponsors and support drivers contact Wendy 01977 794045
Harken to Wendy in Arkengarthdale, it is as bad as it sounds but it’s only a walk really!
Meet 9.00 am Tesco Pontefract. Contact the HeraldTel 01977 794045
W/E 4th - 6th July
Weekend in Northumberland at Wooler YHA
Names by end April to Jackie 01924 829096
Advance Notice 2
Visit the Slims in their natural environment
At Castleton YH
Express your interest to Jackie
Tel: 01924 829096
Really Advanced Notice
New Year 2003 - 04
Interested? - Tell Jackie
Lads and Lasses 5-a-side football. Indoors at Pontefract Squash Club ( opposite Tesco )
8.00 - 9.00pm every Sunday. Adjourn to the bar afterwards. Contact Neil 01977 552243