Walking Short 2022 - 2023


Alison Peck


 Contact:    Telephone No on Newsletter.
 Time:        10.30am.
 Meetings:  1st & 3rd Wednesday of Month.
 Venue:        Various.

  • Walks up to four miles long
  • Very sociable friendly group
  • All are welcome.
  • Walks are both rural and urban and walked at a steady pace.
  • Details are published below.
  • Contact me with any queries number on newsletter.

The shorter walking group meets twice a month, walking at a steady pace in the relatively local area. It is a very friendly group and walks are no more than 4 miles. There is no limit to the group size and no commitment to take part in every walk. Brief details of each walk appear in advance on the u3a website. but you can contact Alison Peck, details are on the Newsletter and in the Members Area:
On 01st November 2023 the Short Walks group remembered Keith Sennitt . We were joined by his widow Hilary and their children Claire and Tim, along with Stan the dog, on a walk in North Cave where lots of happy memories were shared. We then enjoyed coffee at Hotham. Alison Peck

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 No Walks this month
06th Sept
SE 999 371
HU17 8RY
10.30am 3 miles. Park on the main street near to the Mere. We walk behind the mere, up to Halfpenny Gate and back through Walkington Park.
20th Sept
Picnic site, Ings Road, Molescroft.
TA 029 414
HU17 9GP
09:45am 3.2 mile Flat walk to Leconfield, Meet in car park opposite the Hayride pub off Grange Way, Molescroft, 3.2 mile Flat walk to Leconfield, return via Wilberforce Way railway track route.
Please note the change of time for this walk only. This is to enable any group members who wish to, to be back in time for Keith Sennitt’s funeral that afternoon. As Keith was a regular member of the group I do not want to miss it.
04th Oct
Ferriby, Welton and Melton
SE 980 262
HU14 3BA
10.30am, 3 miles. Meet at the A63 end of Corby Park, North Ferriby. Crossing the A63, walking though the Terrace Plantation, along the Wolds Way, down into Welton and return through Melton. One long uphill then mainly downhill
18th Oct
Willerby and Golf Course
TA 032 292
HU10 6QG
10.30am, 3 miles. Park at Haltemprice Sports Centre. Flat walk on pavements, by the golf course, then Carr Lane, the Parkway and Gorton Road.
01st Nov
North Cave and Hotham
SE 896 326
HU15 2LW
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Approx 3 miles. Parking in children’s play area opposite church, or on street if this is full. Walking on field side paths to Hotham and return through the park where we hope to be able to get a coffee (fingers crossed).
We will be joined on this walk by Hilary Sennitt, Keith’s wife, and their children who would like to meet Keith’s fellow walkers.
15th Nov
Brough Haven
SE 936 264
HU15 1ED
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Approx 3.6 miles. Meet in the car park for Brough Haven viewing area, just off Saltsground Road. Flat walking along the riverbank to Welton Waters and back skirting the new estate. Could be muddy in places.
06th Dec
Welton Dale
SE 957 272
HU15 1NB
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Parking in Welton opposite the church. Steep uphill on Chapel Hill towards Bow Plantation and Welton Wold Farm. Return via Welton Dale Estate.
20th Dec
Tranby Trail
TA 032 292
HU10 6QJ
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Park at Haltemprice Sports Centre. 3 miles, on pavements and some field paths.

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