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by Geoff
Thu Feb 14, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: Walk Tuesday 12 Feb 2019 : Beyond Funcho. CLOSED
Replies: 21
Views: 980

Re: Walk Tuesday 12 Feb 2019 : Beyond Funcho. CLOSED

.....and now with stats from Alan:
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by Geoff
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: Walk Tuesday 12 Feb 2019 : Beyond Funcho. CLOSED
Replies: 21
Views: 980

Re: Walk Tuesday 12 Feb 2019 : Beyond Funcho. CLOSED

Lovely day, sun shining, Paulo opened for coffee, 23 walkers, 19 lunchers. the water levels were a bit low , enabling us to walk closer to the river: Image00001.jpg Up the steep hill , where Isabel explored her next project: Image00002.jpg Then up to the trig point, where Jerry and then Steve went m...
by Geoff
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: Walk Tuesday 12 Feb 2019 : Beyond Funcho. CLOSED
Replies: 21
Views: 980

Re: Walk Tuesday 12 Feb 2019 : Beyond Funcho. CLOSED

He said now's your chance to learn. So here it is.
A fast learner, well done.....not what you might expect in the Algarvian countryside though !...perhaps he's next week's Prata de Dia.....
by Geoff
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Walk CVO to Ferragudo
Replies: 5
Views: 683

Re: Walk CVO to Ferragudo

the rua de vale currais is left near the roundabout? I think there is a newsagents/cafe there?
Yes, coming out of Mamma Mia cafe in Monte Carvoeiro, turn right & it's first on left.
by Geoff
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: DECADE WALK : Thursday 21 March 2019. Norinho/Silves Windmill. CLOSED
Replies: 17
Views: 363

Re: DECADE WALK : Thursday 21 March 2019. Norinho/Silves Windmill. CLOSED

We're visiting the Algarve again this year and would like to join this walk and lunch if possible please Hi I'm afraid the walk is full ( overfull) so unless there are cancellations,I am afraid there won't be room for you on this occasion.....as you can see from the title and postings above, the wa...
by Geoff
Sat Feb 09, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: Walk Tuesday 12 Feb 2019 : Beyond Funcho. CLOSED
Replies: 21
Views: 980

Re: Walk Tuesday 12 Feb 2019 : Beyond Funcho. CLOSED

Hi all
Just to confirm that Paulo has agreed to open early for coffee/lunch orders , so hope to see you there just after 0930.........please try & bring correct small change for coffees !
by Geoff
Sat Feb 09, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: DECADE WALK : Thursday 21 March 2019. Norinho/Silves Windmill. CLOSED
Replies: 17
Views: 363

Re: DECADE WALK : Thursday 21 March 2019. Norinho/Silves Windmill. CLOSED

Just spotted the change of day/ date Tuesday to Thursday.
Well spotted...I meant to put a note on the site, but unfortunately forgot...we only get back Tuesday 19 , so walk is on Thursday 21 march.

Is everyone else ok with this change of date please?

Geoff
by Geoff
Thu Feb 07, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: Walk Tuesday 12 Feb 2019 : Beyond Funcho. CLOSED
Replies: 21
Views: 980

Re: Walk Tuesday 12 Feb 2019 : Beyond Funcho. CLOSED

Sorry Geoff but we cant make the walk or lunch. Linda and Russell
Oh dear, sorry to hear.....but squeezing in Noel & Trish in your place....and Paul & Janette.
by Geoff
Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: Walk Monday 4 Feb 2019 : Norinho. CLOSED
Replies: 16
Views: 732

Re: Walk Monday 4 Feb 2019 : Norinho. CLOSED

Lovely sunny day, though the late arrival of Mike & Wendy made us think they had gone to the wrong starting grid : anyway, 26 walkers and 4 dogs set off , Zac apparently having pulled a muscle and was left convalescing. With Russell setting a good early pace, we, or rather I , decided we would do th...
by Geoff
Sat Feb 02, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: DECADE WALK : Thursday 21 March 2019. Norinho/Silves Windmill. CLOSED
Replies: 17
Views: 363

Re: DECADE WALK : Thursday 21 March 2019. Norinho/Silves Windmill

Hi all, We are new to the area, will be hear til April and didn’t bring walking poles nor walking boots. If just plain ole sneakers will work, put Mary and Harvey down for the walk and lunch please. Hi Mary and Harvey There are a few steep hills on this walk with quite a bit of loose scree , so I r...
by Geoff
Sat Feb 02, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Walk CVO to Ferragudo
Replies: 5
Views: 683

Re: Walk CVO to Ferragudo

In principal, the answer is yes : it's well signposted with the odd seat and marked viewpoint.....I think the signage is good, after all, the sea & cliffs are on one side and the marked path takes you clear of the edge. Having said that, part of the path at the CVO end was taped off a week ago due t...
by Geoff
Sat Feb 02, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: Walk Tuesday 19 Feb 2019 : Aguas Bellas. CLOSED
Replies: 16
Views: 305

Re: Walk Tuesday 19 Feb 2019 : Aguas Bellas

Walk is now closed.
by Geoff
Sat Feb 02, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: Walk Tuesday 26 February 2019 : Arao. CLOSED
Replies: 19
Views: 204

Re: Walk Tuesday 26 February 2019 : Arao

Also if possible can you fit in our 2 visiting friends Dick and Maggie for both walk and lunch. Thanks Linda
....as it's you, and as it's a big restaurant, of course. But walk is now closed.
by Geoff
Sat Feb 02, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: CVO Ramblers
Topic: DECADE WALK : Thursday 21 March 2019. Norinho/Silves Windmill. CLOSED
Replies: 17
Views: 363

Re: DECADE WALK : Thursday 21 March 2019. Norinho/Silves Windmill

.....and Jerry & Della...and Carol & Willie.