- Category: Frequently Asked Questions
Welcome to Broxtowe Ramblers Website. We're part of the Ramblers, the charity that helps everyone, everywhere enjoy walking. We're dedicated to looking after paths, leading walks and encouraging everyone to get outside and discover how walking boosts your health and your happiness.
The Broxtowe area of Nottinghamshire includes Beeston, Chilwell, Cossall, Eastwood, Greasley, Kimberley, Nuthall, Stapleford, Toton, Trowell and Watnall.
We have a regular walks programme with walks on Wednesdays and Sundays; these walks vary between 4-5 miles and 8-10 miles. There can be a choice of walks on Wednesdays, all walks are led by volunteers. Leaders details are given in the walk details in the programme - just click on the Walks tab on Menu bar then click walk programme. There is no need to book but please choose a shorter walk if you are new to walking.
Our photos are on Facebook accessed via the icon on the right side of this page.
We welcome new walkers of all ages and abilities, so come and join us! Membership benefits include 15% discount at Cotswold stores and 10% at Rohan, Blacks and Go Outdoors. Local shops also give discounts e.g. Magic Mountain store at Beeston. Please note these discounts are discretionary and you need to check with the shop.
Ramblers Routes is an on-line library of 3000 routes providing a digital map which you can print or download, directions and an elevation profile are included. These are very helpful to people new to walk leading.
Could all members ensure they have set their contact preferences with Ramblers Central Office please; this is necessary in view of changes in data protection which means everyone needs to opt-in to communication. This can be done on www.ramblers.org.uk and creating an account or phone the number on your membership card 020 7339 8595.
Programme for May, June, July and August now available just click walk tab then walk programme. New programme from Notts Guided Walks available at www.nottsguidedwalks.co.uk
Coach trip June 9th to Chester, details from Ken. River Cruise 30th June £15 including afternoon tea, details from Brian Stroud.
The holiday this year will be at the HF house at Long Mynd, Shropshire, there will be a selection of self-guided walks and other attractions in the area for non-walkers. Dates are 31st Aug to 3rd Sep for 3 nights.
Here is a link to Nottingham Area website www.nottsarearamblers.org.uk
Anyone thinking of joining - membership rates are £35 for a single member and £46.50 for joint membership, there are concessions for those solely reliant on state pension or receiving other benefits. Click on Ramblers website link on left of this page or ring 020 73398595. Life membership available at £460 or £465 joint.