Walking: The Striders 1
In view of the current Coronavirus situation all Striders1 Walks have been CANCELLED from 16th March
Striders1 make full use of Chepstow's superb location. The Black Mountains, Brecon Beacons, Wye Valley, Monmouthshire & Gloucestershire are our usual walking areas.
Striders1 walks are between 8 and 10 miles with generally significant climbs.
Video Montage 2019 Striders1 Video Montage 2019
Video Montage 2018 Striders1 Video Montage 2018
Garden Party 9th July 2018 Garden Party Photos
Video Montage 2017: Striders 2017
Mince Pie Walk 11th December 2017 Mince Pie Walk Photos
Archived photos can be seen here by year: 2019 Photos, 2018 Photos, 2017 Photos, 2016 Photos, 2015 Photos, 2014 Photos, 2013 Photos, 2012 Photos
|March 16th||Cotswolds||8.1 mls, 440m climb||From Coaley Peak we walked down Cotswold Way to Cam Long Down and Cam Peak. Then up to Uley Bury and back through Nympsfield||18|
|March 9th||Tidenham||7.2 mls, 250m climb||Through The Park, Parson's Allotment and Poor's Allotment. Up into Woolaston Wood, then over the Coleford Road to Oakhill Wood to Madgetts Farm and Beeches Farm camp site. Then back on Offa's Dyke||15|
|March 2nd||Blaenavon||10.8 mls, 400m climb||From Garn-yr-erw Lake around Llanelly Hill and Gilwern Hill to Pwll-du. We then got on the old tramroad past the Garn Ddyrys forge remains. Up to Keeper's Pond and back down to Blaenavon. Much industrial archeology was studied||13|
|February 24th||Blagdon||7.7 mls, 190m climb||A pleasant ramble in North Somerset around Blagdon Lake through the villages of Ubley and Butcombe and back along Lake||7|
|February 10th||Gaer Hill||9.3 mls, 370m climb||From Chepstow Leisure Centre we walked along Wye Valley Walk to Wyncliffe and across to Porthcasseg Farm seeing the new lambs. Then up to Gaer Hill and back through Rogerstone Grange, Cockshoot Wood and Bishop Barnets Wood||12|
|February 3rd||Penrhos||11 mls||From Penrhos walked to White Castle||10|
General Strider information, what we do, where we meet and what to bring:
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