Monday Walking Group

WALKING ON A MONDAY LEAVING AT 10.30 (unless stated otherwise).

Walks are between 4 and 4.5 miles. Group members take turns to lead walks. No dogs accepted.

IF A WALK NEEDS TO BE CANCELLED WE AIM TO LET ALL PERSONS ON THE ‘MONDAY WALKERS E-MAIL LIST’ KNOW BY 18.00 THE PREVIOUS DAY.

To find out more, please contact the Group Leaders Dawn Twelftree / Betty Dobson on mon.walk@u3ainkennet.org.uk.

To download the  January – March 2018 programme click the following link

Monday Walks January – March 2018

DATE MEETING PLACE / GRID REFERENCE DETAILS LEADERS DISTANCE
1st Jan. Bank Holiday      
8th Jan. The Roebuck, Marlborough

SU 196 692

Out to the old railway line, up the Og Valley and then across to the common and back into Marlborough.

Lunch: Roebuck Inn

David & Alison Hammond

 

~4 miles
15th Jan. The Crown Inn, Bishops Cannings

SU 037 643

Tracks, field and canal paths

Lunch: Waggon & Horses, Beckhampton

Margaret Killick

Clyde Nancarrow

 

4 miles
22nd Jan. Great Bedwyn Village Hall car park.

Frog Lane, SN8 3PB.

SU 281 645

 

Great to Little Bedwyn and back, via Burridge Heath and canal towpath. One steady incline, no stiles.

Lunch: Cobbs.

Alison Dewar

Betty Dobson

 

4.2 miles
29th Jan. The Swan Inn, Wilton

SU 268 615

Easy walking on tracks and canal towpath

Lunch: The Swan Inn

Jeff & Jill Goatman

 

 

~5 miles
5th Feb. The Pelican Froxfield

SU 303 680

Over canal, footpaths and roads near North Standon House, over railway to the start of Freemans Marsh then back along canal to Froxfield.

Lunch: The Pelican.

Marion Oatley

Robert Todd

 

~4 miles
   
12th Feb. The Millstream pub Marden SN10 3RH.

SU 087 579

 

No stiles very slight easy incline. Mixture of footpaths and small lanes

Lunch: The Millstream.

Ruth Fleming

 

4.5 miles
19th  Feb. Marlborough Golf Club

SN8 1DU

SU 187 699

 

The walk will be from the golf club along tracks, footpaths and hard surface No stiles. Two inclines.

Lunch: the Golf Club

Biddy Couzens

 

3+ miles
26th Feb. Planning meeting

Swan Inn, Inkpen

SU 358 644

 

Walk-one gradual incline, woodland tracks, no stiles
Lunch: The Bear, Hungerford (The Swan is closed on a Mon)
John and Doreen Povall    

 

4.3 miles
5th Mar. Silks on the Downs, Ogbourne St Andrew SU 190 721

 

 

 

Downs and lanes, one long slope and no stiles.

Lunch: Silks on the Downs.

Please park in the village if not eating.

Sue Wood
Janet Nelson

 

4 miles
12th Mar. Sleight Valley Golf Driving Range

SU 02 598 Off the A342 from Devizes to Upavon (from Devizes) – take Sleight Lane opposite the Fox & Hounds 

Tracks & paths to Drews Pond stream. Some mud and a steep downhill path. Bring a walking pole.

Golf Range café. Limited menu(ask leaders for details)

Mary Davey

Pat Thompson

 

~4 miles
19th  Mar. Pewsey – start point TBC Details – TBC Helen Roughan
Dawn Twelftree 
TBC
26th  Mar. The Black Horse, Cherhill SN11 8UT

SU 035 700

 

Field paths and tracks

Lunch: The Black Horse

Cynthia Lawrence

 

~4 miles