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Here you will find all the events for The AG Walking Club.

You can toggle between list mode, month mode or day mode.  All of our walks are uploaded to the website around 25th of each month.  We have a range of events to suit all abilities. In addition to the regular walks, we also have specialised events for faster walkers, slower walkers and early risers!

 

 

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ASHBY ST LEDGERS PUB WALK | 5 MILES | MODERATE | NORTHANTS

April 28 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm BST

If you like amazing architecture, historical buildings and awesome thatch art, coupled by wonderful views, then this is for you.

ABOUT THE WALK:

A rapid ramble walk is either a shorter walk, but fast-paced (16-19 minute miles) Or, a longer walk at a good pace (from 10-20 miles in length). These walks have been designed for the experienced walker who is keen to keep a good pace and put in some mileage.

This will be a faster paced walk as we set off through the quaint village of Ashby St Ledgers (we will stop to take photos as this is such a pretty village). We then make our way through open countryside and admire the views over the lake and through the woods. We cross the A5, then enjoy the peaceful canal walk before looping back.

ROUND ROBIN: Savoury or sweet and why?

Please arrive by 6.15 pm we will set off at 6.30 pm sharp. If this is your first AG walk, then please arrive nice and early and seek out the walk leader (they will be wearing a red badge) to receive your new walker briefing.

MEETING PLACE: Meet at the front of the pub. Please only park in the pub car park if you intend to stop afterwards for a drink.

Note: we often meet in places where there is no postcode, so we encourage you to use the What3Words app which will take you to the exact location.

WHAT3WORDS: https://what3words.com/sparks.fevered.lends

Click the link above, then click “Navigate using Google Maps”

WALK LEADER(S): Emily Wright

IS THIS WALK DOG FRIENDLY? As these walks are either fast-paced or long then please consider the other hikers if you intend to bring a dog. The longer walks will most definitely have stiles.

WHAT TO BRING WITH YOU

* Good trainers or walking shoes (and other clothes of course!).

* A drink.

* Hand sanitiser

RULES TO KEEP YOU SAFE :

  • We walk in all weathers, however, if we have a weather warning then the event will be cancelled.
  • We will only ever walk in groups of 15 or less. If we have more than 15, we will usually have two walk leaders and walk in opposite directions.
  • Sweets at the halfway stage – we call this “squidge and dip” – hand sanitiser, then dip in for your free sweets.

Organiser

Adventure Geek
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Venue

The Olde Coach House Inn (park locally and make your way to the pub)
Main Street, ASHBY ST LEDGERS, CV23 8UN
ASHBY ST LEDGERS, CV23 8UN GB
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TERMS AND CONDITIONS

There are no permissions expressed or implied by the Adventure Geek organisers. Participants make use of the facilities at their own risk and without express permission from the Adventure Geek organisers.

Walking is a physically active sport. If you have any doubts about your abilities, you should always seek advice from your GP before embarking on an Adventure Geek walk.

By registering for an event you accept that you do so entirely at your own risk and that it is your responsibility to ensure that you are fit and able to take part in the event. We regroup often and our walks cater for all levels of fitness.

Children under the age of 16 years old are the responsibility of their parents or guardians and need to be accompanied at all times before, during and after the walk.

Adventure Geek volunteers do not accept responsibility for injury, loss and damage sustained by a participant unless the above injury, loss and damage are proven to have been caused as a direct result of negligence on the part of the organisers.

Dogs are welcome on the majority of our walks, however, we kindly ask that only one dog per walker and that the welfare of the animal remains your responsibility throughout your walk.  On occasion, we may add a note of “No dogs allowed” on specific walks (usually those with cattle), please respect this note.