Rucksack Walks Schedule

Annwyl Pawb / Dear All,

With many thanks again to Ken Bains, here is the Autumn Winter Rucksack Schedule.   The list is shown below, but for those of you who follow or have subscribed to the ODA Calendar, that has also been populated accordingly.  

If you wish to add these dates to your own electronic calendar - go to our ‘Google Calendar’ (HERE), click on the Blue/White Cross at the bottom of the ODA calendar display screen, follow any screen-prompts and then edit the calendar entry on your calendar to suit your own Calendar preferences.

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All walks start at 10.30am unless otherwise shown.

Fri.13/10/17: Meet Elfyn at Dolwyddelen Station car park. Walk to be decided on the day.

Fri. 27/10/17: Meet Hefin at the lookout in Bangor for a walk past the football field & onto the Pier.

Fri.10/11/17: Meet Ken in Betws y Coed on the X1 bus at 10.00hrs to Pont Y Pant for a walk to Llyn Elsi & down to Betws.

Fri. 24/11/17: Meet Gareth at the Breakwater country park car park SH 227837 in Holyhead for a walk up Holyhead mountain.

Fri. 8/12/17: Meet Ken at Cadnant Park SH 777777 for a walk up Conwy mountain

Fri. 22/12/17: Meet Gareth at Lights in Llanfairfechan walk up thro. Town via 3 streams to Bwlch y Ddeufaen & follow the Roman road to Rowen.

Fri. 5/1/18: Meet Ken in the car park beyond Bont Fawr in Llanrwst SH799614 for a walk up thro. the woods & the down to Betws Y Coed.

Fri. 2/2/18:  Meet Elfyn in the lay-by near Nant Peris for a circular walk to Llyn

Peris & Dinorwig Quarry.

Fri. 16/2/18: Meet Ken on Rhos on Sea promenade opposite the Caley pub for a walk along the Prom.& up the Little Orme.

All walks start at 10.30am unless otherwise shown.

Posted 28 weeks ago

Summer 2017 Newsletter   /   Cylchgrawn Yr Haf 2017

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Posted 34 weeks ago

Rhai atgofion Friars 1557 - 2017  /  Friars 1557 - 2017 Some Memories

Diolch i Storiel, gallwn rŵan ddangos y Fideo ddaru nhw greu i’r arddangosfa ‘Dathliad 460′ a fu yno eleni.  

(Gall ein Tanysgrifwyr gweld y fideo trwy'r linc, sydd gyferbyn a ‘Dathliad 460′, ar y tudalen YMA)

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With thanks to Storiel, we may now show the Video they created for the ‘460 Celebration’ exhibition, that was shown there earlier this year  

(Subscribed Members may view the video via the links on the ‘460 Celebrations’ section HERE)

Posted 34 weeks ago

ODA Breakfast Social

Just a regular, informal get together at: Cafe Hen felin, Abergwyngregyn, Llanfairfechan LL33 0LP, UK on Wednesday 23/8/17 - See ODA Events Calendar for Details

Posted 35 weeks ago


Dear All, 

Please note that the Rucksack Walk previously scheduled for August18th  has been POSTPONED until Friday 25/8/17…  

On Friday 25/8/17 - Meet Ken at Dolwyddelan Railway at the station walk to Pont
Rhufeinig & Dolwyddelan Castle & return.

All walks start at 10.30.


Posted 35 weeks ago
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