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: email@example.com
Sep 5 Meet at Wigmore Lane, Theale GR633703. accessed from the roundabout at the junction of the A340 and A4, an unsigned small lane leading to an oil depot. After roundabout turn left at T junction past houses and park on wide verge alongside depot. Walk is 6.75 miles, mainly flat, only one stile Lovely scenery along the river Kennet, and canal, BRING PICNIC LUNCH at St Michaels churchyard. Contact: Pete and Rosie Laws 0118 978 3275 or mob on day 0759 351 9958.
Oct 3 Meet Sonning Common Village Hall car park GR707803, to catch the 10.37am no. 25 bus to Hills Meadow Reading. We walk the Thames path to Sonning and lunch at the Flowing Spring, Play Hatch 3.6 miles). Return to SCV Hall via Binfield Heath. Contact: Mike Starkey 0118 972 2741
Nov 7 Meet at the small unmarked car park at Turville Heath GR745909. (Turn R at top of Balhams Lane, go over the cross roads and turn immediately left. A 7.5 mile walk to South End, Stonor, Maidensgrove, Pishill and back. Lunch at the Five Horseshoes Maidensgrove. There is one long hill in the morning up to the pub and one in the afternoon back to the car park. Contact: John Boucher 0118 947 3676
Dec 5 Meet at Bucklebury Farm Park GR553702. For a short walk prior to Christmas lunch at the Park restaurant, ‘Woody’s’. More details in due course. Directions to get there will be given nearer the day. Contact: Jill Greenwood 0118 972 2441
2019 Jan Visit away to Torquay. No local walk this month.
Feb 6 Meet in Hambleden village car park GR 784874 for a weather dependent figure of eight walk in the Hambleden valley. Lunch at the Stag and Huntsman in the village
Contact: Mary Barrett 01491 578051
Please refer to the Newsletter for the phone numbers of walks contacts.
A copy of the group's report to the 2015 AGM can be found in thev links to the right of this page.