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Islwyn Ramblers
rambling around the Ebbw and Sirhowy valleys.....



Links to Other Sites

Just Google it!

The internet is full of websites for walkers, ramblers, hikers or those who just 'wander lonely as a cloud'.
The links here are just a few. If you want to see your favourite site here, please let us know.
To get in touch, suggest more links or report a faulty link, just drop us an e-mail to :-
islwynsec@virginmedia.com
These links are provided in good faith but I'm afraid we can offer no guarantees or recommendations about them.
As they say on television, other websites are available (about 200 million at the last count!)

logo Islwyn Ramblers are just one of many groups throughout the UK that together form the Ramblers Association, the charity working for all walkers.
To learn more, there's a huge amount of information and a membership form on their website ...
The Ramblers' Association

To report a problem with a footpath go to :- The Ramblers' Association - Footpath Problems
logo 'Walk Magazine' is every member of the Ramblers Association's essential reading each quarter.
The magazine website is relatively new but it is full of interesting features and reviews.
An interactive walk archive is building up each quarter and there are lots of competitions on the site.
To have a look, click on the link now ...
Walk Magazine
logo Ramblers Worldwide Holidays has an amazing range of holidays especially for Ramblers, including walks, treks, cruises and cycling holidays. Of course, if you're interested in birds, botany, beasts or baking, they can sort that out too. Have a look at the website to see the vast range of holidays on offer. And our group receives practical benefits from every booking made by our members.
Ramblers Worldwide Holidays
Ty Nance Holiday Cottage - Cwmcarn Owned by one of our members, Ty-Nance is a well appointed 1895 self catering terraced cottage. It has been newly and completely refurbished for 2012 and is well equipped for a perfect holiday or short break. Perfectly situated at the ever popular Cwmcarn forest drive - is famous for Cycling, Walking, Fishing and general sight-seeing.
Ty Nance Holiday Cottage
logo We've been on BBC Radio Wales Country Focus celebrating the rail rambles with presenter Melanie Doel.
Melanie joined us from the train for a very wet walk around Risca and Crosskeys.
Despite the atrocious weather we were able to show the team a taste of Islwyn Ramblers activities.
If you click on the link, you can listen to the programme on the BBC i-player.
BBC Radio Wales - Country Focus
Rail Rambles - Wales and the Borders
logo David Williams painted our headline picture of "The Ramblers Boots".
More information on David and his other paintings can be found on his website here ...
David's other paintings
logo Live For The Outdoors is a website and monthly e-mail newsletter from 'Country Walking' magazine
with loads of walks, articles, stories, products and competitions. Well worth a look here ...
Live For The Outdoors


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The 'Ramblers Boots' painting is © David Williams - To see more of David's paintings go to the links page.