Rambling Club in Oxfordshire


Backpackers Club

Established in 1972 this rambling club in Oxfordshire draws members from all over the world.

The club define backpacking as self-contained survival in the outdoors whilst moving from one location to another over a period of time. The method of propulsion can be walking, canoeing, kayaking or even cross country skiing.


The club President Paddy Dillon is himself a keen backpacker and one of the most prolific outdoor photographers and writers.

The club organise weekend meetings and members meetings.  There is also have a library and the club issue a quarterly magazine.

Details on how to join this club and much more information can be found at Backpackers Club.