Activity Group - Day Walks
Unless otherwise specified, all walks start at 10.30a.m. and are usually about 6-7 miles with a stop for lunch. The pace is steady but not too slow. We are very friendly and welcome anyone interested in walking to join us.
Contact: Jill Kendal walks leader E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sep 4 Meet at NT car park on Watlington Hill on road from Christmas Common down to Watlington, GR 711935, for a 7.5-mile circular walk down Pyrton Hill, up Shirburn Hill through Cowleaze Wood to Wormsley Estate returning to Christmas Common via Blackmoor Wood and Shotridge Wood. PLEASE BRING A PICNIC LUNCH.
Contact: John Boucher 0118 947 3676 or 07444217503
Oct 2 Park in the car park on the left of Skirmett Road Mill End car park on road to Hambleden GR 785855. Please BRING YOUR BUS PASSES. We take the 10.40 bus to Marlow for a walk back to Medmenham through woodland for lunch at the Dog and Badger. Return along the river. About 7.5 miles
Contacts: Mary Barrett 01491 578051 or 07796631376;
Christine Archer 01491 599304 or 07903524698
Nov 6 Meet at Hurley (free) car park GR825841at river end of the High Street. Great views over the valley and Hurley village with a bit of river thrown in. Lunch at The Dewdrop Inn. Approx 6.75 miles with few stiles and a long gentle hill.
Dec 4 Xmas lunch. This will be at The Highwayman again. All details nearer the date. There will be a short walk beforehand. Meet at the pub at 10.30 as usual
Jan 2020 No Walk. Visit away to Torquay. More of that later.
Feb 5 Meet on Kingwood Common GR 694823. Take the Stoke Row Rd north out of Sonning Common, pass The Unicorn, and just after passing Lime Avenue on left turn right into open glade. 6+ mile walk to Stoke Row through Commons and woodland. Lunch at the excellent community shop (or maybe The Cherry Tree pub).
Contact Jill Kendal 0118 972 2201 or 07387917422.
N.B.In bad weather please contact the walk leader to make sure the walk is to go ahead.
A copy of the group's report to the 2015 AGM can be found in thev links to the right of this page.