Thursday 5th – North from Wells
Meet at 1.30pm outside Wells Cathedral
west door (BA5 2UG). A
4.5 mile hilly walk past Walcombe and Milton Hill.
Contact: Peter 01761 221995 ST 550 458
Sat 7th – Chew Lake to Blagdon Lake Circular
Meet at 1.30 pm in the Heron's Green lay-by on the west side of Chew Valley Lake on the B3114 (BS40 8XD). A walk of about 5 miles with a small hill & all on quiet lanes.
Clive 01275 848052 ST
Sat 14th – Axbridge, Cheddar Reservoir & Lunch ( New walk added not in printed programme)
Meet at 11.00am in the car park behind the Woodborough Inn, Winscombe (BS25 1HD).
A flat 7 mile walk along the Strawberry Line to Axbridge , a walk around Cheddar reservoir returning to The Lamb Inn for lunch at about 1.00pm. Pub serves good food and an idea of numbers would help so that table could be booked so please confirm names for lunch by booking before 7th Dec.
Contact: Jim 07794 408778 ST 421 576
Sat 21st – No walk planned.
Sat 28th – Cheddar Gorge
Meet at 10.30am by the Gardeners Arms, Silver St (BS27 3LE). A 4 mile walk followed by lunch at the Gardeners Arms.
Contact: Gill 01934 742508 ST 458 539
Sat 11th – From Wookey over Yarley Hill
Meet at 1.30pm on Castle Lane, Worth (BA5 1NL). A 4 mile walk of lanes & hills with views over the Levels.
Contact: Terry or Gill 01749 679128 ST 513 453
Sat 18th – Cadbury Hill and Kings Wood
Meet at 1.30pm in from the car park off Gooseham Mead, Congresbury (BS49 5BX). A 5 mile walk taking in a Hill Fort and woodland with some climbing
Contact: Richard 01275 852786. ST 438 639
Sat 25th –
(Post Coded amended)
Meet at 1:00pm at Cranmore Railway Station (BA4 4QP). A 5 mile walk passing Cranmore Tower, the highest point on the Mendip Way. Moderate
Contact: Shirley & Phil 07733 539018 / 07866 869241 ST 663 430
Meet at 1.30pm at Winford Church (BS40 8AY).
Please park carefully in Church Road & Chapel Lane. A 4 to 5 mile walk with extensive rural views.
Contact: Richard &
Denise 01275 472797
ST 543 650
Sat 8th – Avon Wildlife Trust at Folly Farm
Meet at 1:30 pm in the main car park, Stowey (BS39 4DW). A walk of 5.5 miles.
Contact: Tim 01761 452017 ST 606 604
Sat 15th – Coleford to Edford wood
Meet 1.30pm by the King's Head, The Green, Coleford (BA3 5LU). A 5 mile walk along the route of the Dorset and Somerset canal.
Bridges, an aqueduct and maybe snowdrops.
Contact: Gill 01934 742508 ST 688 486
Sunday 23rd – Timsbury
Meet at 1.30pm in Conygre Hall car park North Road (BA2 OJQ).
A 4.5 walk to Priston, “not fast" and no major hills.
Contact: Beryl 07800 630004 or 01761 412045 ST 668 589
Sat 29th – Around Wrington
Meet at 1.30 pm by the Golden Lion, Broad Street (BS40 5LA).
A 4 to 5 mile walk with some hills and views. Some parking in Broad St. (look out for restrictions!) or park nearby.
Contact: John 01934 842868 ST 469 629
Sat 7th – Coastal Walk east of Clevedon
Meet at 1.30pm at The Avenue, Clevedon (opposite the golf course) parking on the road. A walk of about 4.5 miles over the golf course and Walton Common, & back via the coast path. Views of South Wales.
Contact: Clive 01275 848052 ST 413 727
Wednesday 11th – Around Cranmore
Meet at 1.30pm at Cranmore Railway Station (BA4 4QH). A 5 mile walk up to and past Cranmore Tower.
Contact: Peter 01761 221995 ST 667 430
Sunday 15th – Around Winscombe
Meet at 1.30pm in the CP behind Woodborough Inn (BS25 1HD). A 4 to 5 mile walk with fine views and hopefully some wildflowers. Moderate
Contact: Mary 01934 843789 ST 421 576
Sat 21st – Sand Point
Meet at 1.30pm in the Sand Point National Trust car park, Beach Road, Kewstoke, Weston-super-Mare (BS22 9UD). A 4 mile coastal walk around Sand Point and Middle Hope with fabulous views across the Bristol Channel on a clear day. Steep and slippery in some places so bring poles if needed.
Contact: Pauline 01934 820745 ST 330 659
Sat 28th – Another Wellow Wander
Meet at 1.15pm in the car park, Station Road, Wellow (BA2 8QB). A 6 mile walk towards Hinton Charterhouse.
Contact: Martin 01249 720809 ST 738 581
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