Michaelmas Term 2016 Local walks

  1. Amazing Abingdon : Sunday 16th October (end of Week 1)
  2. Mr Toad to Mr Poirot : Saturday 22nd October (end of Week 2)
  3. Charlbury to Blenheim Palace : Sunday 30th October (end of Week 3)
  4. Wytham Woods and Farmoor Reservoir : Sunday 6th November (end of Week 4)
  5. ***CANCELLED***Down to the River We Walk. Thames Path from Newbridge to Oxford : Saturday 12th November (end of Week 5)***CANCELLED***
  6. Kingham to Charlbury : Saturday 19th November (end of Week 6)
  7. Dawdle to Dorchester : Sunday 27th November (end of Week 7) – PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE
  8. Cholsey to Goring via Wallingford : Saturday 3rd December (end of Week 8)
  9. ***CANCELLED***Check out the Chilterns : Saturday 10th December (end of Week 9)***CANCELLED
  10. Walk the Windrush : Saturday 17th December

Mountain Skills training course

Signup here for the mountain skills training course on the 13th-15th October. The cost of the course is £53. You will also need to pay a £20 registration fee to be on the Mountain Skills training scheme. This is paid to Mountain Training UK, the training board for mountain-related courses in the UK. Details will be provided for this nearer the time. The course is a 2-day course for hiking in UK mountains, covering planning, hiking, navigating, choosing clothing and equipment, avoiding hazards and handling emergencies, mountain weather and the environment. See this page for more details or see the course handbook. The course will give you good knowledge and skills for planning your own hikes in the UK mountains. If you’d like to lead trips for OUWC in the mountains — and we certainly need more leaders! — this course is the first step. Loading…  

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