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Welcome to Leicestershire & Rutland's younger Ramblers group. We organise long and short walks, social events, activity days and trips away. Leicestershire & Rutland Walking Group is a Ramblers group. The majority of our members are in their 30s and 40s but we welcome walkers outside of these ages!

Please note that you do not become a Ramblers member by signing up to this Meetup group. New members are always welcome. Before joining The Ramblers, feel free to join us on up to 3 walks. Just turn up at the meeting point - 10 minutes before the advertised start time.

Check out our packed programme at http://www.lrwg.org.uk and learn more about the benefits of joining The Ramblers with LRWG. We look forward to meeting you!

If you have any questions or feedback, please contact newmem@lrwg.org.uk or message us through Meetup.

Upcoming events (5)

Walk - Thrussington, Leicestershire

The Star Inn 1744

Postcode: LE7 4UH Gridref: SK647159

A 11.5 mile walk from Thrussington. The route initially takes us across the fields to Ragdale (no sneaking off for a quick massage!) then onto Shoby before we head south to Frisby on the Wreake, then back along the Wreake Valley.

There are no shops/toilet facilities along the route, so please bring plenty of water and a packed lunch.

We meet on the green, in front of The Star Inn at Thrussington. There should be plenty of roadside parking and there is a small layby (big enough for about 5 cars) outside the village primary school on Hoby Road.

PLEASE NOTE:
1. This walk is limited to a maximum of 20 attendees including the leader.
2. You MUST RSVP on Meetup if you wish to attend this walk.
If you turn up without having RSVP'd you may be turned away.
3. If you can no longer attend due to a change in plans then please update your RSVP status as soon as you know so other people on the waiting list can join us.

Covid-19
Due to COVID-19, we all need to take extra steps to stay safe. Please follow all safety advice given by the walk leader, including following the latest guidelines on physical distancing (keeping at least 1 metre apart from other walkers). We are limiting numbers of people on walks, and we recommend you bring hand sanitiser with you in case you need to touch stiles/gates.

Walk leaders will take a register at the start of the walk and may ask for your contact details (alternatively they may be able to scan the QR code on your Ramblers membership card so if you are a member please bring this with you. We need to do this for NHS Test and Trace. These details will be kept for no longer than 21 days before being securely destroyed/deleted.

For more information about COVID-19 and Ramblers group walks, please see the guidance for walkers on the coronavirus pages of the Ramblers website.

Walk - Badby, Northamptonshire

Maltsters Country Inn

Postcode: NN11 3AF, Gridref: SP559592

A 8.5-mile walk through the villages of Newnham and Everdon before going over Everdon Hill and returning to Badby via the Knightley Way.

We'll meet outside the Maltsters Country Inn
Please park along the nearby roads The Green or Pinfold Green

PLEASE NOTE:
1. This walk is limited to a maximum of 20 attendees including the leader.
2. You MUST RSVP on Meetup if you wish to attend this walk.
If you turn up without having RSVP'd you may be turned away.
3. If you can no longer attend due to a change in plans then please update your RSVP status as soon as you know so other people on the waiting list can join us.

Covid-19
Due to COVID-19, we all need to take extra steps to stay safe. Please follow all safety advice given by the walk leader, including following the latest guidelines on physical distancing (keeping at least 1 metre apart from other walkers). We are limiting numbers of people on walks, and we recommend you bring hand sanitiser with you in case you need to touch stiles/gates.

Walk leaders will take a register at the start of the walk and may ask for your contact details (alternatively they may be able to scan the QR code on your Ramblers membership card so if you are a member please bring this with you. We need to do this for NHS Test and Trace. These details will be kept for no longer than 21 days before being securely destroyed/deleted.

For more information about COVID-19 and Ramblers group walks, please see the guidance for walkers on the coronavirus pages of the Ramblers website.

Staunton Harold Reservoir

Staunton Harold Reservoir

Postcode DE37 8DN, Gridref: SK377244

A 9 mile walk moderate walk starting from Staunton Harold Reservoir Carpark (parking is £3 for the day) we will ramble to Calke Abbey and then via Dimminsdale nature reserve back via fields to Calke Abbey from here we will head to Ticknall and then back to Staunton Harold Reservoir.

Please wear appropriate walking footwear and bring a pack lunch with you.

Please park at Staunton Harold Reservoir Car Park

PLEASE NOTE:
1. This walk is not limited to a maximum number of attendees.
2. You MUST RSVP on Meetup if you wish to attend this walk.
If you turn up without having RSVP'd you may be turned away.
3. If you can no longer attend due to a change in plans then please update your RSVP status as soon as you know.

Covid-19
Due to COVID-19, we all need to take extra steps to stay safe. Please follow all safety advice given by the walk leader, including following the latest guidelines on physical distancing (keeping at least 1 metre apart from other walkers). We are limiting numbers of people on walks, and we recommend you bring hand sanitiser with you in case you need to touch stiles/gates.

Walk leaders will take a register at the start of the walk and may ask for your contact details (alternatively they may be able to scan the QR code on your Ramblers membership card so if you are a member please bring this with you. We need to do this for NHS Test and Trace. These details will be kept for no longer than 21 days before being securely destroyed/deleted.

For more information about COVID-19 and Ramblers group walks, please see the guidance for walkers on the coronavirus pages of the Ramblers website.

Walk - Stoke Golding, Leicestershire

CV13 6EY

Postcode: CV13 6EY, Gridref: SP392972

A 9.5 mile walk along the canal and disused stretch of the battlefield railway to Shenton (where toilets are available) then onto the Battle of Bosworth site which has a cafe and toilets.. From there we return via Sutton Cheney Wharf (possible ice cream stop?) and Sutton Cheney.

Please park along Station Road, Stoke Golding (avoid parking in Ashby Boat Company but meet opposite their entrance)

PLEASE NOTE:
1. This walk is limited to a maximum of 25 attendees including the leader.
2. You MUST RSVP on Meetup if you wish to attend this walk.
If you turn up without having RSVP'd you may be turned away.
3. If you can no longer attend due to a change in plans then please update your RSVP status as soon as you know so other people on the waiting list can join us.

Covid-19
Due to COVID-19, we all need to take extra steps to stay safe. Please follow all safety advice given by the walk leader, including following the latest guidelines on physical distancing (keeping at least 1 metre apart from other walkers). We are limiting numbers of people on walks, and we recommend you bring hand sanitiser with you in case you need to touch stiles/gates.

Walk leaders will take a register at the start of the walk and may ask for your contact details (alternatively they may be able to scan the QR code on your Ramblers membership card so if you are a member please bring this with you. We need to do this for NHS Test and Trace. These details will be kept for no longer than 21 days before being securely destroyed/deleted.

For more information about COVID-19 and Ramblers group walks, please see the guidance for walkers on the coronavirus pages of the Ramblers website

** A Ramblers event organised by LRWG. Find out more about LRWG and how to join the Ramblers at http://www.lrwg.org.uk**

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