Field Trips

Non-members are always most welcome. Those attending field meetings do so at their own risk. Huddersfield Geology Group can accept no liability for injury, theft or loss however caused.

Please e-mail us for further details or contact Bob Appleyard at

There is a charge of £ 3.50 per person for each half day trip, and £7.00 for each full day trip

Mobile phone numbers for contacting the person in charge for each field trip will be available at the HGG meeting immediately before the event, but please note that some of these are not on the weekend immediately following the Monday evening meetings.

For full details, please click here to download a copy of our programme.

 Date Fieldtrip
 Sunday 16th September  Flamborough Head with Paul Hildreth
 Sunday 21st October  Baildon Moor with Gareth Martin
 Saturday 10th November  Stone Centre (Derbyshire) then Peak Lead Mining Museum at Matlock Bath with Bob Appleyard
 Saturday 8th December  Jurassic exhibition at York Museum with Bob Appleyard
 Saturday 9th March  Wetherby area with Alison Tymon
 Sunday 14th April  Knaresborough with Ailsa Burrows
 11th & 12th May  Weekend  Residential on Anglesey with Nick Shaw
 Wednesday 22nd May  Local visit with Ian Warrington
The above field trips are all organised by the Huddersfield Geology Group. Events organised by other local groups and geological societies are advertised in our newsletters.

Guests from other organisations are welcome. However, if you are bringing or inviting guests it is an essential courtesy to inform the visit coordinator and Field Trips Committee Member – Bob Appleyard.

Numbers may be limited on some trips and regular HGG members will take priority.  As above, there is a charge for the field trips.  Some trips may attract extra costs such as travel, catering, admission charges and, in some cases, accommodation and these will be outlined to members in advance, wherever possible.


The new programme will be available from late August 


Monday 9th September. The new programme will be available from late August

Greenhead College Room M18 at 7.15pm.