Sat 21st – Around Star, Nr. Winscombe
Meet at 2.00pm at Apple Acre, Star (BS25 1QF). A 4 mile walk with fine views. Members only.
Sat 28th - No walk yet. Walk may be added later. Info on this website.
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.
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.
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
Sat 1st – No 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.
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.
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.
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.
Contact: Rose 07796 910123 ST 349 587
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
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.
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.
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.
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
Contact: Richard 01275 852786 ST493 683
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