TRAC Programme - July 2017 - Nov 2017
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Fuel contributions are expected at 25p per mile per car from passengers sharing cars.
All events may be subject to change, please check first. 
Please confirm attendance with event organiser and request / offer car share.  
New Members are Welcome at Any Event
Advisory note. It is the responsibility of all participants to satisfy themselves that they are sufficiently fit and adequately attired for any event. 
Personal accident insurance is the responsibility of each individual.

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Sun 2nd Jul

Roland 01405 762608

9½ miles across the rolling countryside south west of Boroughbridge, finishing with a visit to the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust reserve at Staveley. Meet for a 10am start at Staveley village green (GR 367 627).

Wed 5th Jul

Peter 01924 896495

4ish mile walk starting at the Navigation Pub, Calder Grove, Wakefield at 7:30pm.


Sat 8th Jul

Steve 01977 661238

Orienteering at Middleton Woods, Ilkley or footy golf at Whitwood. See GroupMail sent on 3 Jul 17.

W/E 14th - 16th Jul

Jayne 01924 870882

Tackle the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge during on a weekend based at Broadrake bunk barn. Sorry, this event is now fully booked.


Wed 19th Jul

Margaret 01405 762608

Get your thinking caps on and engage lateral (and vertical) thinking for a treasure hunt compiled by the cryptic Margaret & Roland. 7pm start from Askern.


Sun 23rd Jul

Andy 0113 257 8230

Join us for an 10ish mile walk in the Yorkshire Dales. More details to follow via GroupMail nearer the date.


Sun 30th Jul

Rob & Donna

A day out in Hull, the UK City of Culture 2017. Follow the Hull Blitz Trail & visit some of the city’s museums and galleries. Followed by a fish and chip supper.

Wed 2nd Aug

Cary 01977 615648

Join Cary to explore the Brockadale Nature Reserve at Kirk Smeaton. More details to follow via GroupMail nearer the date.


Sun 6th Aug

Paul 0113 282 0739

Cycle ride, tailored to suit the participants. Meet at Woodlesford Railway Station at 10am.

Sun 13th Aug

Margaret 01405 762608

Take part in our annual croquet tournament at the Percy Arms, Airmyn from 1.00pm. Call the pub on 01405 780792 to book a pub lunch or bring a picnic.. Names required by 10th August please.

Wed 16th Aug

Jackie 01924 829096

Walk from Stanley Nature Reserve, Wakefield. Meet for a 7pm start from the car park on Lime Pit Lane.


Sat 19th Aug

Peter 01924 896495

Visit to the Brotherton Library in Leeds to see the treasured Brotherton collections and the Burton Art Galleries. Meet at the Parkinson Building at 11am.


Sun 27th Aug

Damian 0113 282 8622

Climb more than 400 steps to the top of Wainhouse Tower in Halifax. Then enjoy an 8½ mile walk from Hardcastle Crags to historic Heptonstall and back.

Wed 30th Aug

Liz 01924 255397

Evening walk around Pugneys & Sandal Castle, near Wakefield. Meet at Sandal Castle car park at 7pm.


Sun 3rd Sep

Giles 01924 870882

Micro navigation challenge around Mankinholes, near Hebden Bridge. More details to follow via GroupMail nearer the date.

Sat 9th Sep

Colin 01977 642734

Hebden Bridge linear canal walk. Returning to start by train. More details to follow via GroupMail.

Wed 13th Sep

         Liz G 01924 822003

Curry night at table 27 Morley (near ASDA). Names by 9th Sept and more details via GroupMail.

Sun 17th Sep

Luisa 0113 282 8622

A 10 mile walk in the Howardian Hills, starting from Castle Howard. Meet in the Courtyard Café for a pre-walk drink at 10am. Optional entry to the gardens and parkland after the walk (admission fees apply).


Sun 24th Sep


Local cycle, suitable for a range of fitness levels. More details to follow via GroupMail nearer the date.


Wed 27th Sep

Colin 01977 642734

The Real Ale Trail Part III tasting the craft beers  of the Wakefield Beer Exchange. More details on Groupmail nearer the time but let Colin know you are interested in joining him.

W/E 29th Sep - 1st Oct

Jackie 01924 829096

Birthday weekend & AGM at Ravenstor Youth Hostel. Enjoy the great outdoors and the great company at TRAC’s best attended annual weekend away. More details to follow via GroupMail nearer the date.

Sun 8th Oct

Damian 0113 282 8622

8½ mile walk from Bingley to Saltaire, through St. Ives and the Goitstock Valley. Followed by a performance of the Wurlitzer organ at Victoria Hall (tickets required). Meet at Bingley station at 9.30am.

Wed 11th Oct

Cary 01977 615648

A performance of Best Foot Forward: A hike through the history of hostelling by the Mikron Theatre Co. 7.30pm at Meltham Sports & Community Centre. Contact Cary ASAP regarding tickets (£11-£13).

Sun 15th Oct

Cary 01977 615648

Locke Park Walk: 10 mile walk around Barnsley with refreshments at the rather lovely café in the park when we finish. More details to follow via GroupMail.

Sun 22nd Oct

Peter 01924 896495

9 mile moderate walk from Pateley Bridge, including another part of the Nidderdale Way and Coldstone Cut. Meet at the Nidd Walk car park at 10am.

Wed 25th Oct

Luisa 0113 282 8622

Come to the Cabaret, come hear the music play at Leeds Grand Theatre. Already booked. Please buy your own tickets (here) if you would like to join us.

Sun 29th Oct

Mark 01924 255397

9 mile walk in the Peak District, taking in Win Hill and Ladybower Reservoir. Further information to follow via GroupMail nearer the date.

Sat 4th Nov

Neil 01977 552243

Beer Festival at Queens Mill (formerly Allinson Mill) in Castleford. More details to follow via GroupMail.

Friday 3rd Nov

Luisa 0113 282 8622

Enjoy the annual Rothwell Fireworks Spectacular in Springhead Park followed by supper at Casa Panetta (small charge to cover costs).  Names required by 29th October please, for catering purposes.


More to follow via GroupMail  nearer the time or contact the organiser for further information.

Feb 2018: Weekend in Nottingham
Based in the Travelodge for approx. £27ppn for a double room. Explore caves, canals and castles and more! Lots more! Interested? Contact Damian on 0113 282 8622

Easter 30 March to 2 April 2018: 
Looking at exclusive use of Jordans in Buckinghamshire. If all beds filled it is about £70 per person. Interested? Contact Jackie on 01924 829096

Late May 2019: Group holiday in southern Spain 
A chance to climb and walk the refurbished Camino del Rey and explore lots of other beautiful lakes and a gorge and the rolling hills in the sun. Estimate £400 to £500 for B&B accommodation and flights. Expressions of interest please Contact Damian on 0113 282 8622

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