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Membership Benefits

By becoming a member of the Society you are eligible for a range of member benefits including:

Over 30 Member Discounts
As a member of the Society you are eligible to take advantage of many money saving discounts we have arranged for our members. To view the large range of discounts click here

Free Magazine for members only
A 32 page, A5 professionally printed magazine delivered to you 4 times a year. Keep up with Society news, walks, read articles by members, get the latest discounts we have arranged and much more. To download a pdf of previous copies of Footsteps, click either of the cover images on the right.

Challenge Events
Each year the Society organises a Challenge event to raise funds for worthy causes. As a member of the Society you get to join up before the general public and hopefully 'bag' your preferred walk. For details of the 2014 Challenge ‘Wainwright’s Lakeland Ridge Walks Challenge’ click here

Organised walks throughout the year

Join Society members on a range of walks throughout the year led by our walking guide Caroline Nichol.

Society Web Forum with lively debate and information
Join the lively and informative chat on the Society's Forum. Post a question about the Lake District or even the best place to park for a particular walk and your question will be answered by a friendly bunch of like-minded folk. To view the Forum click here

Lectures with reduced entrance for members
Each year the Society holds a Memorial Lecture.   Past speakers have included Stuart Maconie, Derry Brabbs, Cameron McNeish, Alan Hinkes and Rory Stewart MP.  Society members are entitled to discounted prices on admission.  To view details of the Memorial Lecture for 2014 click here click here

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As a member you will be given a username and password to gain access to the Members Only section of this website.


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The Wainwright
Society Magazine

Footsteps Issue 57
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of Footsteps #57

Footsteps Issue 58
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of Footsteps #58