Programme 2022

Saturday 12th March

1015 for 1030

Hankley common and Frensham ponds
Starting from the Stockbridge parking for Tilford Green car park this circular walk goes via Hankley Common, Kettlebury Hill and Frensham Common to Frensham Great Pond.
Returning via Frensham Little Pond.

Starting Point
Stockbridge parking for Tilford Green
Post code GU10 2DD Grid ref 873430

Bring a picnic lunch.
Refreshments available at the Barley Mow (500mtrs from the car park), Tilford after the walk.
This walk is led by John Ridout

about 9 miles

Saturday 9th April

1015 for 1030

Hindhead and Devils Punchbowl

The walk also includes mixed woods and fields, Gibbet Hill, Smallbrook and a short stretch of the Greensand Way. There will be a moderate amount of up and down (about 500 metres)

Starting Point: National Trust Car Park, Hindhead. Approx grid reference SU891357
Approx Post Code GU26 6AB
Note: there is a charge for this car park

Bring a packed lunch
Refreshments and toilets are available at the end of the walk at the National Trust cafe by the car park (open 10am to 5pm)

This walk is led by Geoff Payne - contact details.

10 miles

Saturday 14th May

1015 for 1030

Around Tatsfield, East Surrey

A figure of eight walk around Tatsfield. Warning there are some stiles and inclines

Starting Point: Tatsfield Village Green by the pond, opposite Ye Old Ship pub

Post Code TN16 2AG Grid Ref 412 568
Parking in side roads near centre of village, but allow plenty of time to find a place.

Bring a packed lunch as, although we return to Tatsfield, Ye Old Ship is often very busy.

As the morning part of the walk is longer than the afternoon part, you may want to bring a snack for the morning coffee/tea stop.

If you want to join at lunchtime, please arive at the starting point by 2.15pm

This walk will be led by Ron and Hilary Huston - contact details.

10 miles
Saturday 11th June

1015 for 1030

Thames Down link - Linear Walk
Box Hill and West Humble station to Kingston station

This walk follows the Thames Downs link route from the North Downs Way at Box Hill to the Thames path at Kingston.

Starting Point
This walk will start from Box Hill and West Humble station
There are trains from London Victoria and London Waterloo to Box Hill and West Humble station

Bring a packed lunch

This walk will be led by Phil and Hilary Tarr - contact details.

15 miles
Saturday 9th July

1015 for 1030

Haslemere, Fernhurst and Blackdown

A circular, hilly walk via woodland and heathland, via Marley Common and then a climb up Blackdown (280 meters) to Tennyson's panoramic views across the South Downs National Park.
Grade: Moderate - hilly with some steep paths

Picnic Lunch on Fernhurst Green (arriving approx 12.15). Drinks available from the Red Lion pub (GU27 3HY / GR: SU899285).

There may be an option for a tea stop in Haslemere towards the end of the walk.

Starting Point: Haslemere Railway Station outside Main Entrance, Lower Street - Nearest Post Code: GU27 2PD. Grid Ref: SU898329. (Assuming no rail strikes, trains should arrive at 09:50, 09:53 and 10:20).
Details of for car parking will be given in the email from the membership secretary.
Please contact the membership secretary or club organisers if you are not on our regular mailing list.

Additional notes: To join the walk for afternoon section or to leave after the morning section, there is an hourly bus service No 70 between Haslemere and Fernhurst.

Please make sure that you have suitable footwear and are fit enough for this hilly walk.

Please bring a packed lunch and at least 1 litre of water, or top up at the pub.

This walk will be led by Barbara E - contact details.

Approx 10 miles
Saturday 13th August

0945 for 1000

Near Bognor Regis, Sussex
Please note the earlier start time

Walk to Westergate and cross A29 to Aldingbourne. Head south past The Manor House, Crunchy Cottage and Park Farm to join old canal path. Recross A29 and at crossroads head south to Felpham seafront Return by train from Bognor Regis to Barnham if trains are running. There is also a 66c bus from Bognor Regis to Barnham at 16.35 pm and a 66A at 17.40 pm.

Start Meet at Barnham Railway Station PO22 0ER.

Bring a picnic lunch.
Optional swim with the tea stop at Hotham Park cafe.

This walk will be led by Ben Harding. - contact details.
About 9 miles

Further details and more walks will be added in due course