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North Wales

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.

For more information regarding the North Wales GOC drop a line using the contact page, or by phone on 01 244 579 5 23.

In January 2010 our group featured in a BBC radio 4 recording. So we are famous now.

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Enjoying the industrial heritage of the Clywedog Valley

21 Oct 2014 | North Wales Group

One of the joys of walking with the North Wales group is the sheer variety available in a relatively small area. A far cry from the mountain tops of a few weeks ago, the group returned to the picturesque Clywedog valley on the outskirts of Wrexham for a gentle stroll with some industrial heritage thrown in....

All Wales Hostel Weekend, Blaenavon - Penwythnos Cymru Gyfan, Blaenafon

15 Sep 2014 | North Wales, South Wales, West Wales Groups

The All Wales Hostel Weekend visited the Heads of the Valleys in South Wales this year, staying at a hostel created out of the former Welfare Hall of the now extinct village of Pwll Du, Blaenavon. The view towards Abergavenny and the Sugar Loaf and Skirrid beyond was spectacular; with the derelict industrial landscape of Blaenavon to the rear....

40 Years - Carry On up the Khyber!

18 Aug 2014 | North Wales Group

It all started 40 years ago with a weekend camping in Snowdonia, so we felt it only appropriate that to celebrate the anniversary we take a stroll to the summit of the highest mountain in England and Wales, the mighty Snowdon.

Our route of choice was the quieter Watkin Path, the South Face of Yr Wyddfa....

The Llanberis Quarries

4 Aug 2014 | North Wales Group

When Paul uses words like "tough" and "serious" to describe a walk he is leading, we have learnt in the North Wales group to take him seriously! When he says "bring a camera", we also know that he means it.

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Sun 02 Nov 2014   Sul 02 Tachwedd 2014

Beddgelert to Llyn Dinas
Beddgelert i Lyn Dinas

Beddgelert to Llyn Dinas
   / Beddgelert i Lyn Dinas

Near Beddgelert, Gwynedd, Wales
Ger Beddgelert, Gwynedd, Cymru

[Walk]   North Wales Group   Full details...
[Taith]   Grŵp Gogledd Cymru   Holl fanylion ...


Sun 16 Nov 2014   Sul 16 Tachwedd 2014

Aber Falls
Rhaeadr Fawr

Aber Falls / Rhaeadr Fawr

Near Llanfairfechan, Conwy, Wales
Ger Llanfairfechan, Conwy, Cymru

[Walk]   North Wales Group   Full details...
[Taith]   Grŵp Gogledd Cymru   Holl fanylion ...


Sat 20 Dec 2014   Sadwrn 20 Rhagfyr 2014

Winter Solstice - Moel Eilio
Alban Arthan - Moel Eilio

Near Llanberis, Gwynedd, Wales
Ger Llanberis, Gwynedd, Cymru

[Walk]   North Wales Group   Full details...
[Taith]   Grŵp Gogledd Cymru   Holl fanylion ...


Fri 19 to Sun 21 Jun 2015   Gwener 19 i Sul 21 Mehefin 2015

Llyn Peninsula Camping Weekend
Penwythnos yn Gwersylla ar Benrhyn Llŷn

Llyn Peninsula Camping Weekend
   / Penwythnos yn Gwersylla ar Benrhyn Llŷn

Near Abersoch, Gwynedd, Wales
Ger Abersoch, Gwynedd, Cymru

[Walk]   North Wales Group   Full details...
[Taith]   Grŵp Gogledd Cymru   Holl fanylion ...

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