WALKS

July 2018

Sat 21stAround Star, Nr. Winscombe
Meet at 2.00pm at Apple Acre, Star (BS25 1QF). A 4 mile walk with fine views.  Members only.    
           Moderate

Contact: Mary 01934 843789                                        ST 439 585

Sat 28th - No walk yet. Walk  may be added later. Info on this website.

August 2018

Wed 8th – Holford (in the Quantocks) (NOTE CHANGE IN START TIME!!!)

Meet at 10.30am - in the car park past the Combe House Hotel, Holford (TA5 1RZ). Bring a packed lunch.  Please book with Clive before the walk .  Moderate

Contact: Clive 01275 848052                             ST 157 407

Sat 11th – Wellow

Meet at 2.00pm in the Station Road car park (BA2 8QB). A walk of 6.2miles taking in White Ox Mead, Dunkerton Bridge, Combe Hay, and Upper Twinhoe,with 790ft height gain.  

Moderate

Contact: Beryl 01761412045                                          ST 739 581

 

Sat 18th – From Wookey over Yarley Hill

Meet at 2.00pm on Castle Lane, Worth (BA5 1NL). A walk of 5 miles with views over the Levels.  

                  Moderate 

Contact: Terry 01749 679128                                        ST 513 453

Sat 25th to Mon 27th – Mendip Ramblers Bank Holiday Walking Festival

Starting at 10.00am each day there will be 3 walks of 3 to 12 miles and starting at 1.30pm 1 short walk of 3 to 4 miles. All walks will start from Ditcheat Jubilee Hall, Wraxall Road, Ditcheat BA4 6RB       ST 625 363

For detailed information please go to www.mendipramblers.co.uk Tea and cake will be available after each walk, and please don’t forget to make a donation.

Any queries contact Martyn on 01761 471891 or at: martyn@mendipramblers

September 2018

Sat 1stNo walk yet. Walk may be added later. Info on this website.  

 

Wed 5th – Wellow Wander

Meet at 11.00am in the Station Road car park, Wellow (BA2 8QB). A walk of 7 miles with hills via Shoscombe and the Wellow brook. Bring a packed lunch.                                                              Hard
Contact: Martin 01249 720809                                      ST 738 581

 

Sat 8th – Weare and Chapel Allerton

Meet at 2pm at the Church, Sparrow Hill Way, Weare (BS26 2LE). A 5.75 mile walk with good views and passing the Ashton windmill. It may be possible to quickly buy smoked foods as we pass the Valley Smokehouse at the Wheatsheaf Inn.   

                  Moderate

Contact: Roger & Lyn 07971 245956                             ST 413 526

 

Sat 15th - No walk yet. Walk may be added later. Info on this website.  

 

Wed 19th – Priddy

Meet at 10.00am at The Hunters Lodge Inn, Priddy (BA5 3AR). A 4.5 mile walk to Priddy Green & back for a pub lunch. 

Moderate

Contact: Brian 01749 672457                                       ST 540 501

 

Sat 22nd – Near Abbots Leigh, partly on the Gordano Round

Meet at 2.00pm in the Ashton Court Golf Course Café car park (£1.20 to park all day) (BS41 9JN). Go through the Clifton Lodge entrance to the park at the traffic lights at the junction of A369 Abbots Leigh Road and B3129 Bridge Road. A walk of about 5 miles.                                                    Moderate

Contact: Ann 01179 736497                                          ST 553 726

 

Sat 29th – Hutton

Meet at 2.00pm at The Old Inn, Main Road, Hutton (BS24 9QQ). A walk of about 4.5 miles with some small hills.  

             Moderate

Contact: Rose 07796 910123                                       ST 349 587

October 2018

Sat 6th No walk yet. Walk may be added later. Info on this website.

 

Sat 13th – Penny Brohn UK Charity Walk

Come and ‘Stomp’ 6 miles along the Avon Gorge to the Penny Brohn National Centre in Pill. Costs £10 to enter; so visit www.pennybrohn.org.uk/stomp or call 01275 370073 for details, and to register.                                  

Contact: Sally 01749 672004

 

Sat 20th  No walk yet. Walk may be added later. Info on this website.  

 

Sat 27th – East Harptree

Meet at 2.00pm in car park at East Harptree Woods on Smithams Hill (BS40 6DA). A 5 mile walk.                                                                    Moderate

Contact: Clive 01275 848052                                         ST 558 541

November 2018

Sat 3rd – Monkton Combe

Meet at 11.00am in the Canal and River Trust car park (free from November to March) at Brassknocker Basin (BA2 7JD).

A 4½ mile walk visiting the Dundas Aqueduct, then along the Kennet and Avon Canal to Limpley Stoke before climbing uphill and returning via Monkton Combe. 

                                  Moderate

Contact: Roger 01225 872777                                       ST 782 621

 

Sat 10th – Meare and the Fish House.

Meet at 1.00pm in the car park, Muddy Lane, Meare (BA6 9SL). A 4 mile walk around Meare past the Abbot’s Fish House and the most beautiful church door hinge in Somerset.  

                      Easy

Contact: Terry 01749 679128                                       ST 455 415

 

Sat 17th – Cheddar Reservoir

Meet at 1.30pm in the car park at Cheddar Reservoir, off Cheddar Road, Axbridge (BS26 2DL).

A 4 to 5 mile walk with fine views and with some steep hills.

         Hard

Contact: Mary 01934 84378                                          ST 438 543

 

Sat 24th – Backwell Hill and Valley

Meet at 1.30pm at Backwell Church, Church Lane (BS48 3JJ). A 5.5 mile walk with good views, a limestone combe, woodland and a nature reserve.        
                                               
Moderate

Contact: Richard 01275 852786                                    ST493 683

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