Along with great exercise and the outdoors you will receive the
▪Personalised email address (firstname.lastname@example.org)▪Our walks programme either posted or emailed to you▪The Walk magazine▪With your membership card, some shops offer up to 15% discount▪No charges to join walks▪Access to the Ramblers’ library of mapsWe can also post a membership form out to you. Please state that you would like to be affiliated to Crook and Weardale group.
Clothing and Footwear
We suggest the following:
Summer Walking•Walking boots or shoes (not trainers) •Wear 2 pairs of walking socks to prevent blisters. Wear these when buying boots •Waterproof jacket and trousers•Sun hat and plenty of suncream•Comfortable clothes•A packed lunch to last all day (on longer walks there are usually three stops)•Plenty of liquid•A mobile phone in case of delay
Winter Walking•A good quality pair of walking boots•2 pairs of walking socks to prevent blisters. Wear these when buying boots•Plenty of warm clothing (layers are better than one thick garment)•Hat, gloves and scarf•Waterproof jacket and trousers•A packed lunch including high energy food•Plenty of hot drinks•A mobile phone in case of delays•A small first aid kit along with a torch should be carried at all times just in case. A map and compass are not esssential.•A change of clothing at the end of the walk always comes in useful.