WALKS

December 2018

Sunday 23rd – East of Wells

Meet at 1.30 pm on Cathedral Green in Wells (BA5 2UE).  A 4 mile walk.                                                                           Easy

Contact: Peter 01761 221995                                       ST 550 458

 

Thursday 27th – Cheddar

Meet at 10.30am near the Gardeners Arms, Silver St (BS27 3LE). A hilly 4 mile walk.               

Hard

Contact: Gill 01934 742508                                           ST 458 539

 

Sat 29th – Easton to Deer Leap

Meet at 1.30pm at Easton Village Hall, Ebbor Lane (BA5 1EH). A walk of 4 miles, with Festive Costumes optional.                  

Hard

Contact: Gill or Terry 01749 679128                             ST 531 478

January 2019

Sat 5th – No walk today as we have the Society Wassail for Members Only at 6pm in Worth. Details on the Events page.


Sat 12th – Felton Common and Winford

Meet at 1.30pm by St. Katherine’s Church, off West Lane, Felton (BS40 9UP). Go up the drive with the carving of an angel near to the cattle grid. A 5 mile walk across open land. Warning - there are several difficult stiles on this walk!                  

                     Moderate

Contact: Richard 01275 852786                                    ST 514 656

Sat 19th – Compton Martin
Meet at 1.30pm at the Ring O’ Bells, The Street BS40 6JE.  A walk of just under 4 miles through Compton woods and Quarry, and passing Hazel Manor.                          

                     Moderate
Contact: Beryl 01761 412045 or 07800 630004            ST 542 571

 

Sat 26th – East Harptree

Meet at 1.30pm in the car park in East Harptree Woods, Smithams Hill, East Harptree (BS40 6DA), and half way between East Harptree and the Castle of Comfort pub. A 5 mile walk for Smithams Chimney and fine views. 

    Moderate

Contact: Richard & Denise 01275 472797                     ST 558 541

 

February 2019

Sat 2nd – Candlemass Walk

Meet at 1.30pm in the (free) car park opposite the school on the main road (A371), Banwell (BS29 6DB). A 4 mile walk with a river and hill. One gate to climb.  

     Moderate

Contact: Pauline 01934 820745                                    ST 398 592

 

Sat 9th – Maesbury Castle Hillfort

Meet at 10.30am at the Rocky Mountain Garden Nursery,  Old Frome Road, Maesbury (BA5 3HA). A 5 mile walk. Café afterwards for coffee/ lunch.     

     Moderate

Contact: Gill 01934 742508                                            ST 605 472

 

Sat 16th – Congresbury, Cadbury Hill and River Yeo

Meet at 1.30 pm in the Gooseham Mead Car Park (free) by the A370 in Congresbury (BS49 5BX). Use the car park or park considerately in nearby roads. A walk of 4.5 miles with some hills.                    

              Moderate

Contact John 01934 842 868                                         ST 438 639

 

Sat 23rd – Litton

Meet at 1.30pm at The Litton, Litton (BA3 4PW) on the B3114. A 5.5 mile walk along woodland tracks, Lakeside paths and across fields. Expect some mud.                             

                    Moderate

Contact: Beryl 07800 630004 or 01761412045            ST 594 545

March 2019

Sat 2nd – Tickenham Church to Cadbury Camp

Meet at 1.30pm by road opposite Tickenham Church (limited parking) (BS21 6SX). A 4.3 mile walk with some climbing.                                 Moderate

Contact: Clive 01275 848052                                         ST 457 714

Wednesday 6th – Cameley and St James' Church

Meet at 1.30pm at Cameley Lodge, Cameley Road (BS39 5AH) where we have permission to use the hotel's car park.

A 3 mile walk and a visit to St James Church. Although no longer used for regular services this ancient church is grade 1 listed and contains wall paintings dating from the fourteenth century.      Easy

Contact: Peter 01761 221995                                       ST 611 575

 Sat 9th – Please check on the website

 

Sat 9th – 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) (BS8 3PX). 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

 

Wednesday 20th – Stoke St. Michael

Meet at 10.30am in the village car park, Frog Lane (BA3 5JL). A walk of about 5 miles.                       

                              Moderate

Contact: Richard 01749 841830                                    ST 661 472

 

Sat 23rd – Circular walk to Priddy

Meet at 1.30 pm in the N.T Deer Leap car park, Ebbor (BA5 1EL). A 6 mile walk to Eastwater and Priddy, with the option of going through the gorge if dry.                           

                Moderate/Hard                                             

Contact: Brian 01749 672457                                       ST 521 485

 

Sat 30th – Please check on the website

 

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