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NORTON EIGHT WALK FISH & CHIPS | 5 MILES | MODERATE| NORTHANTS

April 21 @ 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm BST

Join us for an evening rapid ramble walk from Norton Church.

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 8-20 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 is a speedy walk that starts from Norton Church and weaves its way over open fields. The map takes the shape of a figure of eight, as we cross paths in the middle of the walk. We end in the pub with a fish and chip supper. (menu is here).

ROUND ROBIN: Do you have any phobias?

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 outside Norton Church.

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/beats.upgrading.undivid

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 & snacks

* 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

All Saints Church, Norton Daventry Rd Norton
Daventry Rd, Norton, NN11 2ND
Norton, NN11 2ND 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.