Welcome to Take A Hike – the Leeds and Bradford young persons’ walking group.

We are a friendly walking group for younger ramblers (average age 20’s to 40’s). The group is part of The Ramblers (a registered charity) and is run entirely by our members who volunteer their time to lead walks, organise social events and manage the group itself.

There is usually at least one walk organised every weekend. New members are always welcome to come along and get their boots dirty with us. Our walks vary from short evening rambles to masochistic twenty-mile hikes.

Take A Hike is tackling the Yorkshire 3 Peaks challenge on Saturday 8th July. Katharine Foster, Jack Dillon & Vicki Wilkinson are leading fast, medium & slow teams. If you are interested in taking part, leading a “1 mountain” option or being a support vehicle driver, email…

It is officially summer and therefore time for the annual Take A Hike Summer Bash! We have exclusive use of the café, courtyard and bar at the Headingley Enterprise and Arts Centre (Heart). Tickets are only £15 for members, and £17 for non-members, and will be on sale at walks and social events….

Over forty Take a Hikers and one very special guest celebrated 15 years of the group on a glorious day in Nidderdale. On Saturday 3rd June we were treated to a great walk from Pateley Bridge, taking in the famous Brimham Rocks.  The 12 mile walk was based on a route designed…

As the Take A Hike 2017 membership secretary I laid down a challenge to all new members to lead the Yorkshire 3 Peaks by themselves. I am delighted to announce that at least 3 new members have accepted the challenge and will lead 3 practice walks and then the main event on:- Sat 10Jun17…