Welcome to Brunel Walking Group!

Brunel Walking Group is for young(ish) people in the Bristol & Bath area who love getting outside on the weekend, enjoying our fantastic countryside and meeting like-minded people. You can find everything you need about us on this site.

About Us

Hello – if you’re New this is For You!

Wondering what Brunel Walking Group is all about?

Brunel is a thriving group with over 400 members. Our focus is on walking (obviously!) but we also put on lots of social events, including regular pub nights. Our walks range from easy Sunday strolls in the meadows around Bath to full-on yomps in the Brecon Beacons. We typically have several weekends away each year too.

We have two different programmes: one for members in their 20s and 30s and another for our members aged 40+ (“Brunel Plus”) – many walks and socials are joint ones for both age groups. You’re welcome to come along on a walk or two before joining to see if you enjoy it – but we’re sure you will!

If you want to find out more, click here for the basics and here to find out how we grade our walks (so you can choose one suitable for you) and to help you know what you need to take. If you still have questions please email the committee at brunelwalkinggroup@hotmail.com. Finally you can find us on Facebook too. Welcome to Brunel!


The Brunel Committee

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32 minutes ago

Nick Morecroft

A couple of pics from the pre-walk for this Sunday's upcoming Mendip Pasty Run walk, just to whet appetites. Talking of appetites, don't forget there's pasties! 🙂

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A couple of pics from the pre-walk for this Sundays upcoming Mendip Pasty Run walk, just to whet appetites. Talking of appetites, dont forget theres pasties! :)


1 day ago

Helen Garforth

Hi All! Can anyone recommend somewhere near Cardiff to go walking? For a short walk with a pub, etc. Maybe like a half day 🙂 Thanks! ... See MoreSee Less

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Hi Helen, a few recommendations for you... the Taff Trail is a long distance scenic path going from Cardiff Bay towards Brecon . this can be done in short sections. Castle Coch just outside Cardiff to Caerphilly Mountain is a good route partly on taff trail , a couple of miles, great views and country pub near the finish. at Newport Wetlands nature reserve there is a coastal path which after a while you go into countryside, lovely pub, then back on the path to Wetlands. Also, coastal path walk, quite short from Lavernock or Penarth to Sully (pub there called Captains Wife). There are other half day walks but these are a few to start off with. Hope this helps you! Enjoy 😀

22 hours ago

Graham Horn

The June 2017 edition of Avon Area News is now available on the Avon Area website: www.avon-ramblers.org.uk/

Please send any comments about these newsletters by email to the committee so that we can feed them back to the Area Council.
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