2018 programme is currently work in progress


For any queries please call  Walks Coordinator, on 0117 933 4998 (or if you would like a hard copy posted to you direct)



Winter Get together

Saturday 24th  February 2018

At Westbury

Closing date has now passed

Contact the walks coordinator for further details on 0117 933 4998


For further details, use this link -:



2018 season has not yet started


Currently no other festival dates are known



Want discounted travel?

Please see the following section regarding this


includes all rail cards and the discount scheme between Westbury and Weymouth


OR Plus Bus details can be found on


Thes rules apply to all those either in an organised group or a small party doing their own thing - and be aware that on Wessex Wanderer Railway Walks that NO dogs (except Registered Assistance Dogs) are allowed on walks.


  • Guard against all risk of fire
  • Keep your dog(s) under close and proper control
  • Keep to public paths across farmland
  • Use gates and stiles to cross fences, hedges and walls
  • Fasten all gates (use the rule leave the gate as you found it)
  • Leave gates and property as you find them
  • Leave livestock, crops and machinery alone
  • Take all your litter home (or use the expression GIGO (Garbage in, Garbage Out))
  • Help to keep all water clean
  • Protect wildlife, plants and trees
  • Take special care on country roads – face oncoming traffic but be very careful on bends, and do not be an easy target for drivers who are not expecting a group of walkers on a quiet country lane.  Follow the instructions of the leader.
  • Be safe - plan ahead and follow any signs
  • Protect plants and animals - by taking your litter home
  • Consider other people
  • Make no unnecessary noise
  • Take responsibility for your own actions
  • Respect people’s privacy and peace of mind – some land i.e. farms
         are their homes as well as a business
  • Help farmers, landowners and others to work safely and effectively
  • Care for the environment
  • Take extra care if you are organizing a group, an event or running  a business
  • Most of all respect the countryside
  • Be prepared for all eventualities

With all this enjoy the day in the countryside



Ramblers' Association, 2nd Floor, Camelford House, 87 -90 Embankment Road, LONDON SE1 7TW

Tel -: 020 7339 8500

E-mail: ramblers@ramblers.org.uk

Web: www.ramblers.org.uk


The Ramblers' Association is a company limited by guarentee, registered in England & Wales.  Company registration number 4458492.  Registered charity in England & Wales number 1093577.  Registered charity in Scotland number SC039799.  Registered office: 2nd Floor, Camelford House,

87 -90 Albert Embankment, LONDON SE1 7TW

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