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Welcome to the Red Kite Ramblers Web Site

A walking club based in North Tyneside in the North East of England

Who Are We?

We are a walking club located in North Tyneside in the North East of England close to Newcastle upon Tyne. We run a walking programme with planned walks every other Saturday throughout the year. You can download the walk programme for 2024 by clicking here.

What Do We Do?

Walking distances are from around 8 miles up to 13 and the areas covered range from Northumbria, the Lake District, the Scottish Borders, the North Yorkshire Moors and Yorkshire Dales. Clicking here will take you to the About Page with more infromation.

How Do We Get There?

On walk days there are usually 3 planned walks depending on the numbers of walkers out on the day. A coach from a local coach company is used for the journey. Clicking here will take you to the Contact Page where you can check the pick-up locations and get in touch with us.

How Much Does It Cost?

Walks cost £15.00 and membership for the year is £20.00.

Some of our recent walks

Here's a New OneNorth Yorkshire Moors

Here’s a New One

Castleton to Rosedale Abbey - 8 June 2024 Here's a new one for the club, Castleton to Rosedale Abbey in the North Yorkshire Moors. This area is one of the favourite places for the club, we went there four times last year and this is the first of three visits this year so it's quite surprising that we have never…
A Trip to the LakesLake District

A Trip to the Lakes

Keswick Routes - 25 May 2024 With a trip to the lakes and a finish at Keswick this time there are three completely different choices of route. Two routes start very near to each other on the A66 road on the way to Keswick while a third route starts in Keswick. Both the 9-mile route and an 8-mile route start…
All the Way to TebayHowgills

All the Way to Tebay

Ravenstonedale to Tebay - 11 May 2024 It's all the way to Tebay for the walks this time around, although we do start a bit further east at Ravenstonedale we do finish at Tebay. The last time we were there was in April 2018. This area called the Howgills is one place we do not get to very often. It's…
South of the WallNorthumberland

South of the Wall

Greenhead to Milecastle Inn - 27 April 2024 All the routes are south of Hadrian's Wall for this trip out. Although from the programme you would think that Greenhead to the Milecastle Inn would be along Hadrian's Wall, to get the mileage for the walks we would either have to start to the west of Greenhead or walk along the…