The Walking Group is co-ordinated by Annette Linsdell and Gillian Rawlings.

2nd and 4th Tuesdays — 9.30am  start. Walks under 5 miles.
1st and 3rd Thursdays — 9.30am start. Walks 6 to 10 miles.

There are occasional walks on the 5th Tuesdays and Thursdays.

At present groups meet for walks at 9.30 a.m. at Settle Rugby Club car park (opposite Limestone View), to share lifts, unless otherwise stated.  Group members should park carefully on the right hand side of the car park.  A clear notice must be left in the car showing it belongs to a u3a member.

All walkers must be members of the u3a and should be aware that they walk at their own risk. All decisions regarding the viability of the walk rest with the leader.

**IMPORTANT: It is required that each walker provides the leader with emergency contact details before commencing the walk. 

It is suggested that £1 per person be offered to the car driver for return journeys of up to 1 hour duration (up to half an hour each way), £2 for return journeys of 2 hour duration and £3 for return journeys of 3 hours duration

Programme from March 2023 to August 2023


Tuesday Walks

Thursday Walks

28 MarchClapham – AustwickClive and John
07929 913909
30 MarchDetails to followJohn and Shelia Longden
6 AprilAustwick – spring flowers. Wharfe and Oxenber Woods.Annette Linsdell
07512 551715
11 April
20 AprilIlkley Moor.Jean and Dave Hall
25 April
4 MayDetails to follow
9 May
18 MayDetails to follow
23 May
1 June
13 June
15 June
27 June
6 July
11 July
20 July
25 July
3 August
8 August
17 August
22 August
31 August


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TUESDAY 28TH MARCH – 3 miles approx.

A short walk from Clapham to Austwick over fields with wall stiles and back by road or track.

Maybe a drink in Austwick or Clapham.

the walk leaders, Clive and John, live in Clapham and will meet walkers at the entrance to the car park in Clapham at about 10am. Other walkers meet in the Rugby Club car park at 9.30am to share cars to Clapham.

please let Clive know you are coming on +44 7929913909

We will travel a bit further afield for this walk to Halton Gill in Littondale.

meet in the Rugby Club car park at 10am to share cars for a 40 minute journey. I suggest £1.50. to the driver.

We walk by the River Skirfare to Foxup. Then up and over moorland , followed by a downward stretch to Nether Hesleden and along the dale to Halton Gill.

Fabulous views throughout the day.

Bring refreshments/lunch for a stop.

Send text to Gill on 07530519779 or phone 01729 825512


Meet at.10am in the Rugby Club car park. We will take a short drive to the other side of the bypass to park in a lay-by. First there is a stretch of road walking to Lawkland Green, then a track to Four Lane Ends and another track to the road at Craven Ridge.

Bring refreshments/ lunch.

please tell Gill if you are coming. Text 07530519779 or phone 01729 825512