Mole Valley Ramblers

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Walks Programme Table

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DateStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Saturday, 23rd September
10am at Farthing Downs CP, Ditches Lane, Coulsdon
TQ301571 / CR5 1DA
Happy Valley, Chaldon church, North Downs Way6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Elaine
01737 289559
07719 728805
Sunday, 24th September
10am at Ditchling Village CP
TQ326151 / BN6 8TT
Ditchling Beacon, Highpark Woods, Stanmer Village, University of Sussex, Plumpton Plain, Westmeston. 10 hilly miles with excellent views. Cafe lunch break.10mile / 16.1kmModerate
Leader
George and Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Wednesday, 27th September
10am at Outwood Common NT CP
TQ326456 / RH1 5PW
Farmland walk via Lower South Park Farm and Lodge Farm. Optional pub refreshments afterwards.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Dave A
07593 772958
Wednesday, 27th September
10am at Denbies CP, Dorking
TQ165512 / RH5 6AA
North Downs Way, Ranmore Common, Polesden Lacey, Westhumble. A few gradual hills and 6 stiles.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Saturday, 30th September
10am at Friday Street CP
TQ125457 / RH5 6JR
Lesser used paths around Abinger Commons, Abinger Bottom and Broadmoor. One steep hill and a few stiles.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Jayne L & Helen S
07962 317777
07857 171990
Sunday, 1st October
9:30am at West Hanger CP, Staple Lane
TQ070493 / GU5 9TD
Netley Heath, North Downs Way, Old Simm's Copse, Hackhurst Downs Kings Holt6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Louise S
01483 453273
07810 808716
Sunday, 1st October
2pm at Denbies CP, Dorking
TQ165512 / RH5 6AA
Stroll to Westhumble and back. Minimal ascent and stiles. Optional tea at Denbies afterwards.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Joan Y
01737 248346
07999 442239
Wednesday, 4th October
10am at Farley Heath CP
TQ051448 / GU5 9EW
An exploration of all these around Farley Green. No steep hills, 3 stiles, lovely views.5.6mile / 9kmModerate
Leader
Jayne L & Helen S
07962 317777
07857 171990
Wednesday, 4th October
10am at St Martha's Hill CP, Halfpenny Lane
TQ021484 / GU4 8PZ
Following the NDW and River Wey to coffee with Alice or in the White House (No Trump card). Then to the castle & the looking glass in the "secret garden". March uphill to St. Martha's. No stiles.5.6mile / 9kmModerate
Leader
Stephen C
07885 470788
Saturday, 7th October
9:30am at Pitch Hill, Hurtwood CP 3
TQ079426 / GU6 7NL
All day hilly walk with five ascents, taking in Pitch Hill (twice) Holmbury Hill (twice) and Leith Hill. Picnic lunch and bring plenty of fluids.13mile / 20.9kmStrenuous
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Saturday, 7th October
10am at Leatherhead Rail Station up side
TQ162568 / KT22 7SW
Linear walk via Bocketts, Norbury Park and Westhumble.5mile / 8kmModerate
Leader
Richard W
01372 276770
Sunday, 8th October
10am at Epsom Downs Tattenham Corner CP
TQ224584 / KT18 5PP
An undulating walk taking in the Langley Vale Woodland Trust site, looking at progress in turning the farm into woodland.5mile / 8kmModerate
Leader
George and Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Monday, 9th October
2pm at Bocketts Farm CP, Fetcham, access from roundabout at the top of Young St
TQ156550 / KT22 9DS
A gentle afternoon walk around Norbury Park, without significant hills or stiles; pausing for tea afterwards.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Wednesday, 11th October
10am at St Martha's Hill CP, Halfpenny Lane
TQ021484 / GU4 8PZ
Following the NDW and River Wey to coffee with Alice or in the White House (No Trump card). Then to the castle & the looking glass in the "secret garden". March uphill to St. Martha's. No stiles.5.6mile / 9kmModerate
Leader
Stephen C
07885 470788
Wednesday, 11th October
10am at Abinger Roughs NT CP
TQ110480 / RH5 6BF
We explore the estate owned by the Evelyn family and discover the connection between EM Forster, Charles Darwin and Soapy Sam. Coffee at the Abinger Hatch.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Saturday, 14th October
9:50am at Clapham Junction Station Platform 5, to catch 10.02 train to Kew Bridge
TQ271755 / SW11 2QP
Grand Union Canal, Osterley Park. Picnic lunch, tea at cafe. Return from Osterley Station. Easy walking on the level, with option of visiting NT Georgian country estate and house at end of walk.7.5mile / 12.1kmModerate
Leader
Gill C
01306 500157
Sunday, 15th October
9:30am at Farley Heath CP
TQ052448 / GU5 9EW
Winterfold Heath, Shamley Green. Undulating through fields and woodland.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Ted C
01372 720215
Wednesday, 18th October
10am at Chinthurst Hill CP
TQ015463 / GU5 0PR
Up to Chinthurst Tower, Wey Navigation, NDW, E. Shalford, two steep hills.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Pauline N
01372 456622
07810 174973
Wednesday, 18th October
10am at West Grinstead Old Station CP, north off A272. Look out for obscure car park entrance immediately to east of Orchard Restaurant.
TQ184225 / RH13 8LY
Brisker paced walk exploring new area of delightful West Sussex countryside around Nuthurst and Maplehurst, with pub option after (open until 3 pm). Lots of stiles.8mile / 12.9kmStrenuous
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Thursday, 19th October
10am at Four Wents Pond CP
TQ183454 / RH5 4NX
A treat awaits! Gentle walk on Holmwood Common with a coffee stop at the Holly & Laurels Emporium.4.5mile / 7.2kmLeisurely
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Saturday, 21st October
10am at Ockley Green by cricket pavilion on School Lane
TQ146399 / RH5 5TS
Wallis Wood, Forest Green. Picnic lunch near pub. Pleasant farmland and woods. Several stiles.10mile / 16.1kmModerate
Leader
Elizabeth
01372 273867
Sunday, 22nd October
9:30am at Margery Wood NT CP
TQ246526 / KT20 7BD
Varied walk across Walton and Banstead Heaths, Lower Kingswood and Mogador, with coffee break at Walton Pond- no stiles or hills6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Monday, 23rd October
2:15pm at Orestan Lane. Please park responsibly in the Lane between Orestan and Greenfield Farms.
TQ110536 / KT24 5SN
A historic track, an open common, wildfowl and horses. Tea at The Vineries Garden Centre towards the end of the walk.4.4mile / 7.1kmLeisurely
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Wednesday, 25th October
10am at Roehampton Gate CP, Richmond Park. Easy access from A3 via A306 then Clarence Lane. Turn left on entering the Park. (Schools on holiday, so traffic should be light).
TQ213740 / SW15 4PD
Enjoy seasonal delights of this Royal Park. Autumn tints in Isabella Plantation; views of Thames from Richmond Hill & St Paul's from King Henry's Mound. Easy walking, no stiles; only 2 short hills.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Peter C
07803 581752
Wednesday, 25th October
10am at Shere Heath CP
TQ071469 / GU5 9QJ
Varied walk through woodland and meadows with lovely views towards the North Downs. Gentle undulations with a few stiles.7.5mile / 12.1kmStrenuous
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Thursday, 26th October
10:30am at Walking Bottom , Hurtwood CP2, Peaslake
TQ083444 / GU5 9QW
Farmland with good views. No big hills. In conjunction with Age UK Go50.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Bob A
01306 730096
07708 772 323
Saturday, 28th October
10am at Ludshott Common NT CP. Leave A3 just after tunnel, follow signs to Grayshott on B3002. Then look out for CP on LHS just beyond Grayshott Hall.
SU852358 / GU26 6JG
Ludshott Common, Waggoners Wells, Golden Valley, Devil's Punch Bowl, Hyde Hill, Land of Nod - what names! Hilly walking in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.12mile / 19.3kmStrenuous
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Sunday, 29th October
9:30am at Wotton Village Hall CP, behind the Wotton Hatch pub
TQ126476 / RH5 6QQ
Wotton, Broadmoor, Friday Street. Mainly wooded valleys, a few short steep slopes.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Amanda B
07950 755622
Wednesday, 1st November
10am at Walking Bottom, Hurtwood CP 2, Peaslake
TQ084445 / GU5 9RP
A lovely walk through pretty autumn landscapes to the west of Peaslake, passing some amazing properties. No steep hills, 4 stiles.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Jayne L & Helen S
07962 317777
07857 171990
Wednesday, 1st November
10am at Wotton Village Hall CP, behind the Wotton Hatch pub
TQ126476 / RH5 6QQ
Wotton, Broadmoor, Friday Street. Mainly wooded valleys, a few short steep slopes.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Amanda B
07950 755622
Saturday, 4th November
9:30am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
All day 12 miles walk around the fields of Betchworth and Leigh, possible pub stops for beverages and pub lunch or picnic lunch. Lots of stiles.12mile / 19.3kmStrenuous
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Saturday, 4th November
10am at Rykas CP, Burford Bridge
TQ171520 / RH5 6BX
Circumnavigating Box Hill returning beside the River Mole, some short sharp hills.4.5mile / 7.2kmModerate
Leader
Richard W
01372 276770
Monday, 6th November
10am at Shere Heath, Hurtwood CP7
TQ072469 / GU5 9QJ
Shere and Albury Park. Gentle undulations with one steady ascent and one stile.4.5mile / 7.2kmLeisurely
Leader
Graham G
01372 273867
Wednesday, 8th November
10am at Drummonds Arms CP (if having drink after walk) or Village Hall CP, Albury
TQ049479 / GU5 9AB
Blackheath, Farley Green, Brook, Albury Downs and back to the pub.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Louise S
01483 453273
07810 808716
Wednesday, 8th November
10am at Waverley Abbey CP, off B3001, near Farnham
SU870455 / GU9 8ES
Moor Park, ancient heath and the famous Tilford Oak. You might like to explore the Cistercian Abbey after the walk. Lunch at the Rural Life Centre's Old Kiln Cafe.9mile / 14.5kmModerate
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Saturday, 11th November
10am at Four Wents NT CP, Holmwood Common
TQ183454 / RH5 4NX
Longer walk across Holmwood Common, up to Anstiebury, down past Holmwood Station. Some hills and several stiles. Before AGM at North Holmwood.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Saturday, 11th November
11am at Inholms Lane NT CP, North Holmwood
TQ170470 / RH5 4JH
A gentle paced walk around Holmwood Common Trail with one hill to viewpoint. Before AGM at North Holmwood.3.5mile / 5.6kmLeisurely
Leader
Pat W
01306 886062
07741 454883
Sunday, 12th November
9:30am at Farley Heath CP
TQ051448 / GU5 9EW
Half day undulating, walk, taking in Rompin Downs, Fox Way, Derry's Hill, Reelhall Hill and Sheepwalk.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Monday, 13th November
10am at Gomshall Station CP
TQ088478 / GU5 9NU
Gently undulating walk around edges of Peaslake, Shere & Gomshall. Easy pace 3mi then coffee stop in Gomshall. Further 2.5mi option afterwards. No stiles. You are welcome to join first part only.3mile / 4.8kmLeisurely
Leader
Jenny W
01306 252799
07714 271377
Wednesday, 15th November
10am at Hurtwood CP 9, on west side of B2126, Holmbury St Mary
TQ108451 / RH5 6NL
A steady climb to the top of the hill followed by ups & downs through woodland, heath and farmland, wonderful views.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Pat W
01306 886062
07741 454883
Wednesday, 15th November
10am at Viewpoint CP, Epsom Downs, Grandstand Road
TQ220587 / KT18 5LE
A walk with views of the downs escarpment and villages south of Epsom Downs. Hilly6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Clive H
01372 277013
Saturday, 18th November
10am at Fryens Hanger CP, off A285 south of Duncton
SU954160 / GU28 0NA
Along to Graffham Down, then one steep descent, followed by easy walking around the Lavingtons to Barlavington. Return uphill to CP. Picnic lunch with pub stop.10mile / 16.1kmStrenuous
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Saturday, 18th November
10:30am at Tower Hill Tube Station (District and Circle Line)
TQ335807 / EC3N 4DR
Walk from Tower Hill to Canary Wharf mainly following Thames Path, with diversions to places of historic interest. Packed lunch recommended but places to eat on route.7.5mile / 12.1kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Wednesday, 22nd November
10am at Friday Street CP
TQ125457 / RH5 6JR
Pretty walk through mainly woodland to Holmbury Hill viewpoint and passing the remains of an Iron Age Fort. Some steep hills.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Jo H
07815 477325
Wednesday, 22nd November
10am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
Buckland, Betchworth and Brockham. Bring a snack to eat on Brockham Green.8mile / 12.9kmModerate
Leader
Susan & George
01306 631115
07933 229938 on the day
Saturday, 25th November
10am at Westhumble Station CP
TQ168518 / RH5 6AF
Strolling around Westhumble. Optional pub lunch at The Stepping Stones pub afterwards.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Joan Y
01737 248346
07999 442239
Saturday, 25th November
10am at The Hill CP, Epsom Downs
TQ222578 / KT18 5PU
Stane St, Mickleham and Headley. Undulating. Picnic lunch break.11mile / 17.7kmModerate
Leader
George and Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Sunday, 26th November
9:30am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
Half day walk, taking in Skimmington, Flanchford Bridge, beverage stop in Leigh, returning via Rice Bridge.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Monday, 27th November
10am at Ripley Green CP, off north side of High St
TQ053571 / GU23 6AL
A level walk from Ripley along part of the Wey Navigation, outskirts of Wisley Gardens and village with attractive old mill. Chance of a light lunch at a choice of venues in Ripley at the end.4.5mile / 7.2kmLeisurely
Leader
Clive H
01372 277013
Wednesday, 29th November
10am at Milton Heath CP, off A25 west from Dorking. RH4 3JT is the most reliable postcode for satnav users.
TQ154488 / RH4 3GB
Picturesque walk along trackways and through meadows below the North Downs. One short, sharp hill.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Saturday, 2nd December
9:15am at Dorking Station for 09:24 train to Holmwood (or same train leaving Epsom at 09:09 or Leatherhead at 09:16)
TQ171504 / RH4 1TZ
Take the train to allow a linear walk over Leith Hill, through Westcott and back to Dorking, with picnic lunch break and pub stop. Hilly.12mile / 19.3kmStrenuous
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Saturday, 2nd December
10am at Upper Young Street Car Park off A246 roundabout at top of hill
TQ152549 / KT22 9DX
An easy pace walk through Fetcham Downs and Norbury Park with coffee stop at Bocketts Farm. Gently undulating. No stiles.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Jenny W
01306 252799
07714 271377
Sunday, 3rd December
10am at Polesden Lacey NT CP
TQ135524 / RH5 6BB
Brisk paced walk through Polesden Lacey estate and beyond. See house decorated for Christmas and stay for mulled wine/lunch6.5mile / 10.5kmStrenuous
Leader
Olly S
07879 673016
01372 451523
Wednesday, 6th December
10am at The Hill CP, Epsom Downs. Take road going south west from Tea Hut roundabout and follow it sharply round to top of hill.
TQ222578 / KT18 5PU
Undulating walk from Epsom Downs (where dogs must be on leads) to Walton Downs, Headley and Langley Vale.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Peter C
07803 581752
Wednesday, 6th December
10am at Rykas CP, Burford Bridge
TQ171520 / RH5 6BX
To Pixham for coffee and Christmas drinks stop, then through Denbies to Westhumble, with chance of visit to The Stepping Stones pub, or return to cars. Some small inclines.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Dave S
07585 476937
Saturday, 9th December
10am at Farley Green, near Roman temple
TQ051448 / GU5 9EW
Farley Heath, Greensand Way, Pitch Hill, Winterfold Wood, Shophouse Farm, Mayor House Farm. Some hills. Bring sustenance and poles.8mile / 12.9kmModerate
Leader
Louise S
01483 453273
07810 808716
Sunday, 10th December
10am at Holly Lane CP, Chipstead
TQ273583 / CR5 3NR
Chipstead Bottom, Out Wood and Banstead Woods. Undulating, good views.5mile / 8kmModerate
Leader
George and Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Monday, 11th December
10am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
From Reigate Heath to Dungates Farm and Wonham Mill, six stiles, option to visit the Skim pub afterwards.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Jinny K
01737 221244
Wednesday, 13th December
10am at Milton Heath CP, off A25 to west of Dorking
TQ154488 / RH4 3GB
Westcott south side, Logmore Green, Wolvens Lane, The Rookery, Westcott north side, Milton Court6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Wednesday, 13th December
10am at Newlands Corner CP (charges may apply)
TQ043492 / GU4 8SE
Newlands to Clandon NT via a cathedral. Coffee at garden centre cafe and return via golden gates. Finish time 2pm. Bring cash for cafe.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Olly S
07879 673016
01372 451523
Saturday, 16th December
9:30am at Ranmore East NT CP, Denbies Hillside
TQ142503 / RH5 6SR
Half day undulating walk, taking in Ranmore Common, Westhumble (beverage stop) continuing on to Denbies, returning via Pilgrims Way to Steers Field.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Sunday, 17th December
2pm at Silent Pool CP, Albury
TQ060485 / GU5 9BW
Walk around Blackheath, Farley Green, Brookand. Gathering at old Saxon church for refreshments (provided by leader). Optional carol service at 5 pm, or return to CP. Bring torches.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Louise S
01483 453273
07810 808716
Wednesday, 20th December
10am at Friday Street CP
TQ125457 / RH5 6JR
Up to Leith Hill through Abinger Common and Wotton Common.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Dave S
07585 476937
Wednesday, 20th December
10am at Reigate Hill CP
TQ262523 / RH2 9RP
Undulating walk along the North Downs and Pilgrims Ways , with spectacular views from Reigate, Colley and Buckland Hills6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Saturday, 30th December
10am at Margery Wood NT CP
TQ246526 / KT20 7BD
Stile free walk skirting the Golf Course and going through Walton-on-the-Hill5mile / 8kmModerate
Leader
Joan Y
01737 248346
07999 442239
Wednesday, 3rd January
10am at Rusper Parish CP, just to north of church
TQ205374 / RH12 4PX
Circular walk in the Rusper area.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Susan & George
01306 631115
07933 229938 on the day
Wednesday, 3rd January
10am at Lakewood CP on A307 between Cobham and Esher
TQ121617 / KT11 1BG
Brisk walk with a few small hills. Takes in 3 commons, a wood and a river bank with a coffee stop beside or (if buying) in Garsons Garden Centre.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Stephen C
07885 470788
Saturday, 6th January
10am at Shere Heath, Hurtwood CP7. Small CP, car sharing suggested.
TQ072469 / GU5 9QJ
Woods, fields and lanes.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Jenny W
01306 252799
07714 271377
Sunday, 7th January
9:30am at Milton Heath CP, off A25 west from Dorking. RH4 3JT is the most reliable postcode for satnav users.
TQ154488 / RH4 3GB
An undulating, with hills, half-day walk, taking in The Nower, North Holmwood, Wolvens Lane, Logmore Green and Westcott.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Sunday, 7th January
10am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
Flat walk to Buckland, returning via Dungates Farm, with about 4 stiles. Mid morning break at Buckland Village Stores. Suggest bring refreshments in case closed.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Joan Y
01737 248346
07999 442239

 

Saturday, September 23, 2017