Thursday, 6 August 2015

August Walk - Ascott-under-Wychwood

Date: Saturday 29th August 2015
Meet: car park of The Swan Inn, Ascott-under-Wychwood, Shipton Road. OX7 6AY
Time:  10.15 am for 10.30 am start
Length: nearly 6 miles
Route: circular, gently undulating using field paths, quiet roads and woodland tracks
Boots: advisable
Dogs: well behaved welcome
Lunch: about 1.20pm
Charity collection: Anaphylaxis Campaign

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Wednesday, 3 June 2015

June Walk - Sutton Courtenay

Date: Saturday 27th June 2015
Meet: outside The George and Dragon pub Sutton Courtenay near Abingdon.
Time: 10.15 to start at 10.30am.
Length: about 7 miles on the flat
Route: from Sutton Courtenay into Abingdon old town return via The Thames Path
Boots: always advisable
Dogs: well behaved welcome on a lead if farm animals near
Lunch: about 1.30pm at The George and Dragon
Charity collection: for Adventure Plus which works with vulnerable young people and adults through outdoor adventures

Hope to see you there!

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

May Walk - Steeple Aston

Date: Saturday 23rd May 2015
Meet: Car Park of The Red Lion, Steeple Aston, OX25 4RY
Time: 10.15 for 10.30 start
Length: About 6 miles
Route: S. towards Rousham House, join the River Cherwell at Heyford Warf, N. passed Allen's Lock back to Steeple Aston.
Boots: Very advisable as ground rough and possibly muddy
Dogs: Well behaved welcome
Lunch: At The Red Lion about 1.15pm
Charity Collection: Adventure Plus, which works with young people, including the most vulnerable in our society, through outdoor adventures.

Hope to see you there!

Wednesday, 1 April 2015

April Walk - Eastleach Turville

Date: Saturday 25th April 2015
Meet: Victoria Inn, Eastleach Turville, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 3NQ
Time: 10.15am for 10.30am
Length: about 7 miles
Route: north entering the river valley before reaching Akeman Street, then south keeping close to the the river on the other side, round Eastleach Martin to Fyfield then north back along the river to Eastleach Turville
Boots: always advisable
Dogs: well behaved welcome but the route goes through Hatherop Estate land and there are notices requesting that dogs are kept on leads even if there are no animals in the field
Lunch:  Victoria Inn, Eastleach Turville about 1.30/40pm
ORDER and PAY for lunch before the walk
Charity Collection: Adventure Plus (works with young people and adults, including some of the most vulnerable in our society, through outdoor adventures)

Hope to see you there!

Thursday, 12 March 2015

March Walk - Horspath and Shotover

Date: Saturday 28th March 2015
Meet: car park of The Queen's Head, Church Road, Horspath.  OX33 1RU
Time: TBC about 10.15am
Length: about 6 miles
Route: circular Horspath Common, Shotover Country Park, Wheatley and Littleworth
Boots: muddy so necessary
Dogs: well behaved welcome
Snack: water and, if you need it, a snack
Lunch: at The Queen's Head about 1.15pm
Charity Collection: Age UK Oxfordshire

Hope to see you there!

Wednesday, 4 March 2015

March Walk - Shotover Area

Date: Saturday 28th March 2015
Time: about 10.00am
Meet: still to be decided
Length: about 5 or 6 miles
Boots: advisable
Dogs: well behaved welcome
Lunch: at a pub

Watch this space for full details!

Friday, 20 February 2015

February Walk - Watlington

Date: Saturday 28th February 2015
Meet: car park of Carriers Arms, Hill Road, Watlington OX49 5AD
Other parking: public car park down the road
Time: 10.00 am for 10.15 start
Length: about 7½ miles
Route: low sections of The Ridgeway and Swan’s Path, so not too exposed, Britwell Salome back to The Ridgeway before returning to Watlington
Boots: essential - large puddles and very muddy in places
Dogs: well behaved welcome
Snack: water and, if you need it a snack
Lunch: about 1.30pm at The Carriers Arms - order before we set off  
PUB ONLY ACCEPTS CASH
Charity Collection: Age UK Oxfordshire

Hope to see you there!