The North Wales GOC is a very active, very friendly group of gay men, lesbians, bi-sexuals of all ages. With over 100 members we engage in many activities. Although our main focus is walking, we also have offered abseiling, underground exploration, scrambling, and camping and youth hostel trips. We also hold pub social nights and other indoor socialising events.
Events are held across the large North Wales area from Snowdonia to the coastal strip, from Anglesey to the Clwydians.
North Wales, and Snowdonia in particular, is full of high peaks with stunning views. The North Wales GOC group likes nothing more than a walk to such peaks; it's just a shame that whoever controls the British weather seems to think the same peaks are a great place to put low clouds....
What better way to kick off the new year's walking programme than with a nice gentle stroll around the beautiful and scenic countryside of North Wales?
Well, as it happens, a tough climb up one of Snowdonia's frost capped 3000 footers seemed a much better way to us, so that's what we did....
In a scene somewhat remeniscant of Captain Ahab's pursuit of Moby Dick, North Wales GOC once again attempted to summit Moel Eilio on the closest weekend to the winter solstice to watch the sunset… and once again didn't quite make it!
Six brave men (some say foolish, others realise there was a promise of food and wine) arrived in Llanberis....
A year ago a long held plan was put into action by Pete Burling, North Wales GOC’s previous group co-ordinator, to invite the BBC’s Radio 4 “Ramblings” programme to join us on one of our events. A letter was penned and the producer ...
Sat 15 Mar 2014 Sadwrn 15 Mawrth 2014
Near Rossett, Wrexham, Wales
Ger Yr Orsedd, Wrecsam, Cymru
Sun 16 Mar 2014 Sul 16 Mawrth 2014
Near Llanberis, Gwynedd, Wales
Ger Llanberis, Gwynedd, Cymru
Sun 23 Mar 2014 Sul 23 Mawrth 2014
Near Corwen, Denbighshire, Wales
Ger Corwen, Sir Ddinbych, Cymru
Sun 30 Mar 2014 Sul 30 Mawrth 2014
Near Capel Curig, Conwy, Wales
Ger Capel Curig, Conwy, Cymru
Sun 13 Apr 2014 Sul 13 Ebrill 2014
Near Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, Wales
Ger Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, Cymru
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