Welcome / Croeso to ERYRI RAMBLERS

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Welcome

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Welcome to ERYRI Ramblers / Croeso i Cerddwyr ERYRI


Our group activities:   *   Walking and Scrambling    *   Social Events   *    Footpath Maintenance   *


We are a welcoming, friendly group.  If you a newcomer to walking or a regular walker interested in trying something new, contact us or simply join us for one of our walks.  Come and try us out for two or three walks and see how things go.  


We have great walks, ranging from short, easy strolls, amazing cliff walks along the stunning Llyn coastline to superb ridge walks and scrambles in Snowdonia. 

Also we have a popular range of social events:  a long weekend, annual dinner plus a quiz night (see below).  

Joining the Ramblers, Britain’s major organisation for walkers, will seem the natural, healthy thing to do! 


Putting something back, we have a team of enthusiastic volunteers Tim Taclo working in liaison with Gwynedd Council to improve footpaths. 

Their efforts are appreciated by local communities and fellow walkers.    


For current information, see our active Facebook group  (which is open to all), also a lively, informative Twitter account 


We have strong links and share walks with all Ramblers Groups in North Wales, particularly:
Ynys Mon, Conwy Valley, Vale of Clwyd, Clwydian, Meirionnydd and Llyn Ramblers.      See the Ramblers website for all North Wales Walks.

Walks and Scrambles

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  Upcoming walks:-


Sat, 23-02-19, Moel y Ci - around, Scenic vistas around Moel y Ci followed by a panad. Some stony sections, SH593678, Moel Y Ci Farm CP, 10:15, D6


Sat, 02-03-19, Moel y Gest Circular, Ascend Moel-y-Gest, traverse ridge to Trig Point (some easy scrambling) descend to Ty'n -y- Mynydd return via Morfa Bychan and Borth y Gest , SH561390, Lidl CP, 10:30, C8


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Sat, 09-03-19, Crimea Pass to Dolwyddelan, Level walk on tracks, side-roads and fields, SH736523, Roadside by Dolwyddelan Church for car share to start, 10:00, C7, John B


Wed, 13-03-19, Mawddach Trail, Porthmadog Main Line Station 09:57 train Morfa Mawddach. Walk to Dolgellau. Return T2 bus to Porthmadog, SH566392, Porthmadog Main Line Station, 09:50, D8, Mickey


Sun, 17-03-19, Tremadog Hills, Circular walk above Tremadog, SH562402, Tremadog Square, 10:30, C7, John H


Sat, 23-03-19, Yr Aran, 10:31 bus to Beddgelert. Walk via Craflwyn & Cwm Llan to ascend east ridge of Yr Aran before descent to Rhyd Ddu, SH569529, Cwellyn Arms, Rhyd Ddu, 10:15, B9, Dave W


Sat, 30-03-19, Beddgelert Forest Quarry Rhyd Ddu, Beddgelert, Prince of Wales Quarry & Rhyd Du., SH574503, Car Park in Beddgelert Forest, 10:00, C8, Ken + Evelyn


Walk coding:  A = strenuous, B = moderate, C = Leisurely, D = Easy + No. of miles  e.g.  C8 = Leisurely 8 miles


WALKS to June 2019           Safe Walking Advice


NOTE! For last minute updates, particularly cancellations:-

please see our Facebook page


We also support the local charity Menter Fachwen who have a monthly programme of events and short walks.


Upcoming Social Events

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I hope we can have some fun meeting up this year other than during our wonderful walks. I’ve set out some proposed activities but if anyone would like to suggest any others, please let me know.


Thursday 21 March 20:00 -  Annual Quiz night  Snowdonia Parc Brewpub, Waunfawr - 18:00 if you want to eat/drink from the bar 


Galeri in Caernarfon - films/talks for us adventurous types:


Friday 1 Feb 19.00 Free Solo - Film about Alex Honnold 

Friday 15 Feb 19.30 Kendal Mountain Festival - Film and talks


Saturday 2 March 19.30 pre-show 17.30 Fell Running Legends - Talks + film


Monday 4 March 19.30 Leo Houlding - The Spectre Expedition - Talk + film


Saturday 6 April 19.30 My Mountain Life by Simon Yates - Talk + film


Book your own tickets, we can meet for drink/meal beforehand (details to follow)


I also hope to organise the following events for us during the year and would be grateful if you could contact me via the form below if you are interested in taking part.  Further details of dates + costs in Newsletters:-


LONG BOAT ROWING

KAYAKING 

EVENING BEACH PICNIC

FOREST COASTER at ZipWorld

TEN PIN BOWLING at Glasfryn

PHOTOGRAPHING SNOWDONIA talk

AUTUMN MUSHROOM FORAGE


Look forward to seeing you … Di Jamal 

Contact Us

Get in Touch

Our Committee members:

  •   Chairman              Dafydd Jones
  •   Vice Chairman   Dave Woods
  •  Secretary               Margaret Lowe
  •  Treasurer               Guto Parry
  •   Social                       Di Jamal
  •   Walks + Web       Roy Milnes
  •   Publicity                 Vacant
  •  + Maggi Barry,   John Hammond  &  Wendy Pearson


Non committee members:-

•  Membership       Val Kressman

• Footpaths      Graham Fitch + Tim Taclo Llybrau  (Footpath Tackling Team) 


ERYRI RAMBLERS

Snowdonia National Park and Pen Llyn