Rambling & Hiking

Sunday Walks

We tend to walk on term-time Sundays (exam periods are free for revision). Most walks are to various areas of the Peak District, with a few exceptions, such as The Cotswolds and Sherwood Forest (home of Robin Hood!).

Engage and Inclusive Walks

Several times a year, we run special inclusive walks for people who may not have done much sport before, or have certain health conditions. These are not shown in the calendar below, but are always advertised in our Weekly emails and on Facebook (our own page, Freshers, UoN Engage, etc). 


Socials are held on Wednesdays, normally starting at 7:30-8pm, but this can vary depending on the nature of the event. See the calendar below for the Social schedule this year.  

Weekends Away

During weekends away we stay at reputable youth hostels, and there are always a range of walks to choose from, varying in intensity, route type, and length. We leave Nottingham on Friday around 5pm, (stopping for dinner at a service station) and return on Sunday around10pm at the latest, (though this time is always subject to the whims of the traffic gods)... Weekends away shown in bold.

If we ever move any of the events, we will always let you know ??





Autumn Term

1 October



Old Returners Walk - Castleton

8 October

Welcome Walk - Dovedale

15 October

Axe Edge Moor

2o-22 October

 28 October

5 November

11 November

12 November

17-19 November

25 November

2 December

3 December

10 December


Spring Term

28 January

2-4 February

11 February

17 February

18 February

24 February

2-4 March

11 March 

18 March


Summer Term

29 April

6 May

9 June

15-17 June

Buttermere Weekend Away

Manifold Valley Grade 1 Training


Grade 2 Training

Beacon Hill

Snowdonia Weekend Away

The Roaches

Night Hike

Shropshire Hills





Kettlewell Weekend Away

Millers Dale

Grade 2 Training

Lincoln Wolds


ADM Patterdale Weekend Away






Black Hill

Dark Peak Challenge

Summer Weekend Away (tbc)






*ADM - What's the ADM? The ADM stands for our Annual Dinner Meet - on this weekend away we have a lovely meal and a party to celebrate the end of committee year. Definitely not one to be missed!

**AGM - What's the AGM?? This is the Annual General Meeting, which see's the yearly election of the next Ramsoc committee - with club members welcomed to participate and/or vote for their preferred candidates!


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Rambling & Hiking Hathersage Sunday Walk
28th January 9am - 5:30pm
Hathersage, Peak District
Join us for our first walk of the new year! Whether you're an old timer or newcomer this will be the perfect chance to refresh outside after exams and explore Hathersage, Stanage Edge and the home of Robin Hood's cave.
Rambling & Hiking Yorkshire Dales Weekend Away - Kettlewell
2nd February 5pm - 4th February 9pm
YHA Kettlewell, Yorkshire Dales
Join us as we venture further afield to the beautiful Yorkshire countryside. With waterfalls, limestone cliffs and rolling green hills this will be a perfect chance to explore the bliss of God's own county.


Admin Secretary
Lucy Laura Scullard
Club Development Co-ordinator
Amy Crow
Equipment Officer
Peter Terence Frederick Jackson
Emily White
Publicity Officer
Anastasija Filipenko
Rambling Secretary
Eleanor Bellows
Safety Officer
Tom Roche
Social Secretary
Ariane Alexandra Watson
Chloe Louise Wilson
David Nathan Dewar
Vice President
Oliver Fisher
Welfare Officer
Anna Melanie Hill