Walkers Are Welcome

Rosedale Community News

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Archive for the ‘Walkers Are Welcome’ Category

xRosedale History Walk – 26 June 2016

As part of the Rosedale Walking Festival 2016, the Rosedale History Society conducted a walk from Rosedale Abbey to Medd’s Farm, Sheriff’s Pit, Bank Top and back, covering the social and industrial history of the dale from the start of the ironstone ‘Klondike’ in the Victorian era to the present day.

Happy history walkers at Sh

Happy history walkers at Sheriff’s Pit

Thanks to Sue and Kevin Atkinson for allowing us to view the pit pony stables at Poplar Farm.

xRosedale’s Walking Festival

Our annual Walking Festival is 25 & 26 June. Six walks are online, and there will be more to come including a new Nordic Walking experience.

Advance booking of the walks is advisable as many of the walks are very popular, did we mention the Cake Walk…. and the Pilgrims way….

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The walking group on the Sheriff's Pit platform above Medd's Farm

The walking group on the Sheriff’s Pit platform above Medd’s Farm

xWalkers Are Welcome Festival 14 – 15 June 2014

The 2014 Walking Festival in Rosedale was blessed with reasonable weather this year so that around 40 hikers took part in the wide variety of walks over Saturday and Sunday 14 to 15 June.

Saturday - The Tea Shop group meet up with the Pilgrims' Way walkers on the line.

Saturday – The Tea Shop group meet up with the Pilgrims’ Way walkers on the line.

The Walking The Line group about to set off.

The Walking The Line group about to set off on an 11 miler.

Rosedale Wildlife walkers

Rosedale Wildlife Walkers

History Walkers at the site of the 'Bug and Flea Hotel' - the hostel for itinerant farm workers near Northdale Farm

History Walkers learning about the ‘Bug and Flea Hotel’ – the hostel for itinerant farm workers near Northdale Farm