'Rights of Way ... Rural Walks Booklet ... The Walkabout Flintshire Programme ... The Clwydian Range ... The Dee Estuary and Birding ...'
'The Council has devised 4 circular walks in the Community for residents and visitors to the area who enjoy walking in the open countryside ... The Council also sponsors the Community Walks Group which provides free conducted walks every Friday.'
'Holywell Rambling is one of the oldest rambling clubs in North Wales. It was formed in 1956 as a result of a conversation on a bus journey. This resulted in one the participants, Fred Long, calling a public meeting to form a Rambling Club ... The club is affiliated to the Ramblers’ Association but its walking activities are totally independent. It does however support all the RA objectives and members have and continue to hold posts within the local RA structures.'
'Walkabout Flintshire has recently joined with Denbighshire Walking to form a new organisation called Troedio Walks Clwyd. Troedio Clwyd Walks is jointly funded by Denbighsire and Flintshire County Councils. Our aim is to improve the physical, mental and social well-being of walkers by providing a safe and friendly way to enjoy the countryside. All the walks are free and led by trained volunteers.'
'A working party under the umbrella of Friends of Rhydymwyn Valley (FORV) ... produced a 64 page book called Rhydymwyn and Hendre - A Tale of Two Villages. The book covers a whole range of subjects including both modern and ancient history of the villages, has many excellent illustrations, maps and photographs, as well as featuring memories from residents and former residents. Use the history book as a guide for a short walk around Rhydymwyn - places marked in red appear in the book ...'
'Five circular walks have been developed in partnership with Flintshire County Council Footpath Inspector and the Ramblers Association with funding from Cadwyn Clwyd via the Welsh Assembly Government and the EU Rural Development Fund.'
'Wepre Park is much larger than you may expect. Its 160 acres of beautiful and ancient woodlands, pools and glades follow Wepre Brook along its course almost as far as the village of Ewloe, and are well worth exploring.'
'Check out our award winning walking leaflets: Walk One - Halkyns Four Peaks, Walk Two - Woods, Buffalo and Hill Forts, Walk Three - Limekilns and Quarries.'
'This unique line traverses a wide variety of landscape through the rugged hilly region of North East Wales, the plains of Dee Estuary and the gently undulating terrain of the Wirral Peninsula.'
'This route connects the historic city of Chester to the Wharf at Connah's Quay. The path takes you along an old railway line and is an attractive open ride from the north side of Chester out into the Wirral’s rich arable farmlands.'
'The Dee Estuary and surrounding area offer outstanding opportunities for combining birdwatching and walking. Note that a high spring tide can completely cover both the beach and marsh so take that into account when planning your walk ...'
Richard Smith Dee Estuary Birding
The 28 PDF Walk Descriptions 'are from the Flintshire County Council Countryside Services Book "Rural Walks in Flintshire" with the Council's permission. They are copyright and are available free at council outlets'.
'Historic Village woodland and farmland. Hawarden was the home of W. E. Gladstone, British Prime Minister for four terms. ...'
'This is our own annual challenge event with a choice of three distances - 30, 24 or 14 miles. It is based in Cilcain near Mold and is highly regarded attracting upwards of 100 participants most years.' Held Mid September.
Five walks have been surveyed and written by members of the Cymdeithas Thomas Pennant to commemorate the bicentenary of the publication of "The History of the Parishes of Whiteford and Holywell".
'Developed by the Welsh Government in partnership with Natural Resources Wales (incorporating the former Countryside Council for Wales), sixteen local authorities and two National Parks. In addition to funding from the Welsh Government and the coastal local authorities of approximately £2 million per year, the European Regional Development Fund has allocated nearly £4 million over four years in support of the project.'
'The Group has been re-formed and is now self financing thanks to a grant from Flintshire County Council. We have a new constitution and an organising committee but we are still dedicated to providing free led walks in Flintshire (and beyond). We will be maintaining our links to Troedio Clwyd Walks who will concentrate on walks in Denbighshre.'
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