Stepping Stones

Stepping Stones 2018


April 18th


Sirhowy Woodlands


Starting Thomas Ellis Way, Georgetown, Tredegar. A walk through fields and woodlands above the Sirhowy Valley.


4 Miles David and Russ

May 2nd


The “Guardian”


Starting from Ty Ebbw Fach, Six Bells a walk to see the “Guardian“ close-up, returning via Aberbeeg.


4 Miles Russ and Peter

May 16th


Lower Sirhowy Valley”


Starting from Cwm Celli, Blackwood (near the Ambulance Station and Chartist Bridge). Walking through the show field to the Rock, then following the Sirhowy Valley Walk.


4 Miles David and Russ


Stepping Stone is an addition to the Ramblers' Guided Walks Programme. The scheme will be able to provide a 'stepping stone' link between the first experience of easy/everyday walking and the more demanding walks offered by the North Gwent Ramblers'.

A Stepping Stone walk is 3-6 miles in length, 1.5 - 2.5 hours in duration, Easy grade walks, without steep gradients or obstacles such as stiles.

Suitable for people wearing ordinary clothes and sensible shoes - no special equipment needed, only a drink.

Dogs are welcome on Stepping Stone walks only.

Children are welcome - when accompanied by an adult.

      Meeting point is the start of the walk at 6:30pm

Most of all the walks are FRIENDLY, FUN AND FREE.

All walks start at 6:30pm.

For further information please contact :

Stepping Stones Walks Co-ordinator

Josie - 01495 303844

Russ - 01495 311632