Taunton Deane Ramblers

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How to join

We encourage interested walkers to come along for two or three walks withJoan through stileout commitment or fee. Then we expect you to pay the annual membership fee (single £35.85, joint £47.85) to The Ramblers Association. This covers the membership of this branch, and any other (there are nine other groups just in Somerset!). To download a membership form from the RA just click here.

Liability: Please note that the RA cannot be held responsible for any personal damage or personal injury sustained by persons taking part in any activity organized by them.
Dogs: Are allowed on walks unless otherwise stated by leaders. Dogs must be under control at all times and on a lead when leaders require.
Clothing: Strong footwear or wellingtons, windproof and waterproof clothing are recommended.
Refreshments: All requirements should be carried, especially liquids, unless it is stated that lunch etc. can be obtained on the walk (e.g. pub lunch option).
Transport: Members can contact each other or the walk leader, or go to the Crescent Car Park, Taunton, at the time indicated by * on Sunday AM. Sunday PM and weekdays phone a friend or leader the night before if you want or can offer a lift. A contribution towards the driver’s expenses is advised, shared at the rate of 20p/mile between all occupants.
Security: Cars should be left with windows closed, doors locked and valuables, cases, handbags etc.out of sight.
Health & Safety: It is the responsibility of walkers to ensure that they believe they are capable of undertaking any walk before setting out. If in any doubt, contact the walk leader in advance.






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