Walks Calendar

What's coming up in the next few months - walks and events

Walks Calendar - September - October 2019.

Please see the table at the end of the Walk Calendar for dates available on the next programme. 

PLEASE BE AWARE.  Satnav is given as a guide only and cannot be relied upon to take you to the meeting point, especially in a rural location.  The OS grid ref GR:  will  get you to within a 100 metre square.  Route directions in the programme should also get you to the meeting point. 

DATE &  DISTANCE  This Page Last Updated:  Sunday - 20th October 2019,  10: 00 am.  
Saturday 12th October
7.8  miles
Allan R is unable to lead this walk and it has now been cancelled
Castle Neroche – East Deane Way - Staple Lawns Farm – Perry Hall.    /// players.open.hurricane       Satnav: TA20 3JD
Leader: Allan R (078 339 21 334) Meet: 10.30am Castle Neroche CP   Gridref: ST 272 156 Route: M5 J25, A358 east. After 4.4 miles, at top of hill, turn right signed Staple Fitzpaine. At crossroad in Staple Fitzpaine turn left signed Chard. At T junction turn left then second left to CP (first left is easy to miss). Grade: Forest, fields & lanes with short steep section at end- moderate. Picnic.
Wednesday 16th October
7.5 miles
Bowlish – Croscombe – Dinder – Windsor Hill.                      /// iron.newlywed.cubs      
Leader: John H (01934 633139 / 07799 307171).  Meet: 10:30am St Peters Rd GR: ST 611 438 Route: Shortest route from Weston take A371 towards Shepton Mallet. On the hill into Shepton pass Bowlish Infant School on your right, within 150yds turn right (Hospital sign) by imposing Bowlish House Hotel, follow this (St Peters) road uphill and park where the road is straight. Grade: Moderate with one steep climb from Dinder up to the East Mendip Way. Picnic
Saturday 19th October
7.4 miles
East Harptree - part Monarch’s Way and Limestone Link                 /// valid.flukes.breeze 
Leader: Allan R (07833 921334).  Meet: 10:30am East Harptree Woods CP,  Gridref: ST 558 541 Route: Usual route to Churchill then A368. After 2 miles turn right onto B3134 up Burrington Combe. After 6 miles turn left towards East Harptree and CP in woods on LHS at top of hill. Grade: Forest, fields & lanes. Some hills (not a lot) some mud (not a lot),  moderate. Picnic.
Wednesday 23rd October
6.5 miles
Blagdon Lake - Nempnett Thrubwell.                   /// charm.input.though                     Satnav: BS40 7RL.
Leader Barbara (01934 624138/07934 197780) Meet 10.30am in Blagdon free car park. GR: ST 500 591 Route: A368 from Churchill crossroads to Blagdon, turn left into Station Road and turn in to the car park by the Fire Station. Grade: Easy with a steep climb at the end back up to Blagdon, woods, fields and lanes, good views. Picnic
Saturday 26th OctoberNo Walk Offered
Wednesday 30th October   7 milesRodney Stoke and Mendip Way.                   /// atlas.blueberry.beard                          Satnav: BS27 3XB
Leader: Phillip C (07890724323/01934708840) Meet: 10.30am Car park of the Rodney Stoke Inn.  GR: ST 484 502 Route: Out of WSM through Banwell heading through Winscombe. Come out of Winscombe to A38 and turn R onto A38. Then L onto A371, towards Cheddar. Continue on A371 for 5.9 miles, into Rodney Stoke. The Rodney Stoke Inn is on the right. Grade: Moderate. One Steepish climb. Lots of stiles! Afternoon tea: There are no parking charges. The Rodney Inn is booked for us to have a drink and light refreshments after the walk.


Please forward details for the next programme by 12th OCTOBER, if not already submitted.

The table below lists dates available, those booked are shown with the leaders name.


DAY  DATELEADER                                  LOCATION                                                                   
Sat2nd Nov
Wed6th NovPat M-HHewish - Congresbury - Puxton /// storybook.signed.relax
Sat9th NovMadge LShipham & Rowberrow    /// blush.people.send
Wed13th NovKen C Nailsea - Brockley  ///purple.tree.memo 
Thur14th NovDennis & Gisele  SHORT WALKKings Wood towards Crook Peak /// cadet.swing.evoke
Sat16th NovRichard & VivienneRamble on the Quantocks /// ounce.converter.hero
Wed20th NovTony LTwo Quarries Walk – Cheddar /// wand.flood.ripen
Sat23rd Nov
Wed27th NovJohn H????
Sat30th Nov
Wed4th DecBarbara HCross, Crook Peak, Wavering Down /// cadet.swing.evoke
Sat 7th Dec
Wed11th DecAllan R           Short WalkRodney Stoke - Westbury  
Sat14th Dec
Wed18th Dec
Sat21st Dec

Wed25th DecMerry Christmas
Thur26th DecBoxing Day
Sat28th Dec

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Like to lead a walk ?

Details for next programme by 12th OCTOBER 2019.

Let John Hartland, walks organiser know. Where will your walk be, how far and when do you want to lead. 

Call him H 01934 633139 M 07799 307171 or email below

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