Walks & Brewery Visit

Summer Walking Weekend

SATURDAY 26th & SUNDAY 27th June 2021 - 9.45 AM BST

By the Great Northern Section

SATURDAY 26th & SUNDAY 27th June 2021 - 9.45 AM BST

Love walking? Want to know more about the award-winning Rooster’s Brewing Co. in Harrogate, their fantastic beers and how independent breweries are bouncing back from the lockdowns?

Join the Great Northern Section on 26th and 27th June to enjoy the natural beauty of North Yorkshire and talk with professionals in the industry while walking. 


Why you should attend: 

  • This is a social activity open to all IBD members, guests, partners, family and friends.
  • It doesn't require a high-level walking weekend.
  • You can come one or both days, make a weekend of it with a Saturday evening brewery visit. Sunday will be relatively easy.


  • Saturday 26th June – Meet 09.45 for a prompt 10.00 start at Conyngham Hall car park Bond End, Knaresborough HG5 9AY. (Bring packed lunch).

The walk is a circular 8-mile route that follows the river Nidd, takes in the Nidd Gorge, and passes through Old Bilton.

Saturday 26th June –Meet at Rooster’s Brewing Co. Taproom, Fifth Ave, Hornbeam Park, Harrogate HG2 8QT at 18.00 for a Brewery Tour.

Following the tour, we will stay at this venue for drinks and food.

  • Sunday 27th June – meet 09.45 for a prompt 10.00 start at the short stay car park, Castle Yard, Knaresborough, HG5 8AS.

The walk is a circular 4-mile route that takes in Knaresborough Castle, Abbey Road Sculptures and returns via a riverside walk to Knaresborough centre.

Interested in attending?

For more information about this event, places to stay and registration, please get in touch with Margaret Holland: margaret.holland@frederic-robinson.co.uk