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Over the Hill Walking Group

Walks of 6–8 miles in the Yorkshire countryside, on the second Thursday of every month, with particular reference to the seasons.


Waterproofs, walking boots and packed lunch essential.   Members make their own way to the starting point for the 10:30 am departure.


The grid reference for parking is included in the programme of walks.


For the programme, see the Over the Hill website, part of york-u3a-ramblers.weebly.com



See Over the Hill website, http://york-u3a-ramblers.weebly.com/over-the-hill.html 



Leaders: John and Joan S     (Huntington, York)  Phone: 01904 760327;   Email: overthehill@yorku3a.com




October and November walks



The walk on Thursday, 11 October is from Hutton-le-Hole. (GR SE705901; YO62 6UB). it is about 6 1/2 miles, with two very short climbs and a longer but quite gentle  rise through woods from Lastingham. There are no stiles.


Meet at the N Yorks Moor National Park car park (Pay and Display; £4.50)  for 10.30 start. There are toilets in the car park and refreshments afterwards will be taken in the Forge Tearoom.


Leader: Martyn  01904 750163


Hope to see you there.


Our traditional November meeting (8/11)  will be a shorter  walk from Carlton Husthwaite, just off the A19 between Easingwold and Thirsk, followed by lunch in the Carlton Inn in the village.    



















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Programme 2018



11 October

Hutton-le-Hole GR705904

Martyn Holman 01904 750163



8 November

Annual lunch preceded by short walk (tbc)

John & Joan Stoney 01904 760327/ 07944 796194



13 December

Gate Helmsley GR691553

Priscilla Roxburgh 01904 635446



Further details about the walks (parking, length etc) will be circulated  to members by email and via the website nearer the date.

Updated:  02/10/18

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