What we're about

Do you love the Great Outdoors?

Do you love adventure?

Do you love to have fun and make friends with like minded people?

Do you love to enjoy the pleasure of nature?

Do you love walking both in the UK and Europe

Well this is the perfect group for you

With lots of walks, tours, weekends away, challenges and so much more

You can simply join as a basic member for FREE or Upgrade once joined to our Yellow Arrow Membership and enjoy all your walks for FREE throughout the year. £1 per month total £12)

What great value for a great active outdoors new life!

My aim for now is to help support my members through the Covid-19 crisis both mentally and physically and with my team of volunteers we are doing just that.

Join today and make the best of your life

Welcome

Diane Carter

Atlas Discovery Tours Organiser

*Some events and walks may be subject to an organisation/administration fee

Upcoming events (5)

Christmas is Coming so Let's Talk about our Escape Plans

Online event

HI and as Christmas approaches many of us have already booked to go away to Malta. As we discussed on our previous zoom session I would be looking into a Plan B if we couldn't go abroad and of course I have been working on alternatives We can postpone a tour if we have to but one thing we cannot do is postpone Christmas I am sure you don't want to be home alone I am sure you don't want to be sat at home watching even more repeat TV, Netflex or Prime Video and eating endlessly My Plan B is to still bring us together in a safe environment We will still enjoy great walks We will have great meals out with lots of fun together We will still enjoy fabulous accommodation in a great location If you are already booked to come to Malta or are interested in going on a fabulous Christmas Group Holiday then please sign up for this Zoom Session The link and passwords will be provided nearer the date to all who RSVP Hope you are free to join in Please ensure you are signed in 10 minutes prior to the event Thanks and looking forward to meeting you Diane Atlas Tour Organiser

Postponed Winter Walking -Stay Warm and Safe Zoom Workshop

YELLOW ARROW MEMBERS ONLY - JOIN TODAY! How come everyone on this rocky edge in mist and rain is smiling? Well they are prepared with the correct kit so they are warm and dry. Plus they are wearing the correct boots to avoid slipping and soggy feet. As Storm Alex approaches this weekend are you going to stop in and then gaze miserably at your walking friends photos on Face Book ticking 'LIKE' when they have been out on adventures? Unfortunately Autumn is here and we have to accept we will be walking in cold, rain and even snow as the season changes. BUT hey do you want to be a fair weather walker? NOOOOOO Join us on this great Winter Walker Survival Talk on Zoom. Meet other like minded members of the Yellow Arrow Club who either love or loathe winter walking and how they cope? Agenda Welcome and Introductions Instead of Head to Toe Kit we will start at the vital boots for dry feet and no blisters Discuss the Essential layering Waterpoof and Gaiters Waterproof Coats or NOT Hats and Cotton Buff Rucksacks that stay dry Flasks to keep drinks warm Heated foil blankets and torches One lucky attendant wins a Foil Blanket for SAS Survival I will put up the ID and password with link a day before. Join in and say hi over a cup of tea or real winter warm bevvy?? Please ensure you haVe Zoom set up and ready 10 minutes before and I will invite you to join the room two minutes before See you there Diane

Autumn Leaves Pretty Cauldon Canal Walk

Ladderedge Country Park

PAID MEMBERS ONLY DUE TO RESTRICTED NUMBERS With the delight of the autumn colours this walk is really pretty heading through woodland, along canal paths and wide open countryside. A great chance to take off your masks! We walk from Ladderedge Country Park down to the canal feeder and onto the Cauldon Canal Leek. Heading a cross the historical aquaduct we reach the Holly Bush Inn to have a cup of coffee /tea and then set off around the other side of the old railway line to return through open countryside and forestry back down through the nature reserve. Wear good walking boots or shoes as may be slippy. Approx 8 miles Sticks may be handy. Great views and open countryside Nice steady pace Bring a flask, water and picnic Due to Covid 19 still being in the population and highly contagious, all walks are undertaken with current government guidelines. 1. Please do not go to a walk if you are feeling unwell or have any coronavirus symptoms. Or if you have been in contact with someone who has the virus. 2. Bring your own picnics and please avoid food sharing. 3. Please bring along hand sanitiser that is a minimum of 60% alcohol (compulsory) 4. During the walk follow the latest government guidelines on social contact and physical distancing. Currently 2 metres. 5. If you become unwell with Coronavirus within 7 days after the walk, please inform myself – this is essential for contact tracing reasons. 6. If you are in the government shielding age group, please don’t join walks just yet 7. Please be aware if you in a lockdown or high risk area check the local authority rules on if you are able to join us. If not we warmly welcome you on another walk I am trying to place as many members on walks as possible so please if you RSVP and cannot come remove your RSVP and let me know on[masked] so another person can have your place. Want to come along simply upgrade today to our Yellow Arrow Membership for only £1 per month - total £12 on the link below. FREE walks, weekends away and discounts on our great tours https://www.meetup.com/Atlas-Discovery-Tours/events/273476307/ Sorry no guests purely due to limited numbers of 6 Thanks. Diane

Start Stand Up Paddleboarding Taster Session. 1 Spaces

Tittesworth Reservoir

£25.00

Awesome fun on Tittesworth Reservoir with the Roaches ahead. We loved this and the instructors are brilliant Contact me prior to Rsvp please as I have to book places with the centre and places are restricted. YELLOW ARROW MEMBERS PRIVATE EVENT You will experience your first session on the water; learning the fundamental skills for an enjoyable time paddle boarding (SUP). "We will provide you with the basic knowledge and skills to enable you to get on the water safely and make your board move in all directions, with fun and games along the way". All Kit and Equipment is provided such as Wetsuits, Buoyancy Aids, Boards. It may be a bit cold but the wet suits keep up warm. This is a rapidly growing great Outdoor sport. The cost is £25 which I do require you to pay upon RSVP-refund if the event is unable to take place due to Covid-19 regulations . Due to limited numbers this event invite is for Yellow Arrow Members. Upgrade your membership now for only £1 per moth (£12) at https://www.meetup.com/Atlas-Discovery-Tours/events/273476307/ Parking is available and we can enjoy a coffee/tea with a short walk prior to the Paddleboarding. Park free at Waters ports Centre not pay n display visitors centre Bring swim wear, towel, trainers that will get wet. I took cosy gear to wear after and a blanket and flask but I'm always nesh.. Many thanks Diane Atlas Discovery Organiser

Past events (120)

The Secret Surroundings of Leek with awesome views

Ladderedge Country Park car park

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