PROGRAMME OF WALKS

 

SPRING 2018 PROGRAMME

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday 11th April 10.30 am Winslow.

Meet and park in lay-by near Furzton School on Verney Road.  MK18 3BL.  Walking to Addington on field paths then returning on Cross Bucks Way. 7 stiles, some livestock including horses. 4 miles.

 

Saturday 14 th April 10.30 am STOKE GOLDINGTON.

Meet outside Lamb Pub in main street GR 837487.  Walking west from village and along Dag Lane to pass through Stokepark Wood and return past church.  Only 2 stiles.  4 miles.

 

Sunday 22 April 2.00 pm PADBURY.

Meet at junction Main Street / Station Road / West Furlong, on small triangular grassy area MK18 2BH

GR 716304.  Walking for a mile along the Padbury Brook to Kingsbridge, back via Padbury Hill Farm. 

4.5 miles

 

Saturday 28th April 2.00pm. WOUGHTON Milton Keynes

Meet in car park on right hand side of Newport Road. GR877383.Turn left off Standing Way H8, just after crossing canal east of Netherfield roundabout. Walking Ouzel Valley to Willen Lake, returning via Tree Cathedral. 4.5 miles

 

Saturday 5th May 10.00am MENTMORE

Meet and park carefully by the green.GR907196 Sat Nav LU7 0QF. Walking towards Ledburn on field paths, tracks, short road sections then to canal towpath, passing by Horton Lock and under the bridge where Great Train Robbery occurred. Returning to Mentmore. 6 miles

 

Saturday 12th May OUTING TO BURFORD 

Departing from Elmfields, Winslow 8.45am.  

 

Wednesday 16th May 10.00 am CALVERT JUBILEE NATURE RESERVE

Meet and park outside Calvert Green Village hall, Cotswold Way GR686240 MK18 2FJ.  this is the main street of village.  From Claydons take Brackley Lane into Cotswold Way.  Level walking, maybe muddy, no stiles.  Water fowl and woodland birds.  3miles.

 

Saturday19th May 10.00am  STEEPLE CLAYDON

Meet at St Michaels Church GR 704267.  Walking across fields to go through Claydon Estate then short road section.  Level walking only 2 stiles. 4.5 miles

 

Saturday 26th May 10.30am PITSTONE HILL CAR PARK

Park and meet in the car park in Stocks Road between Ivinghoe and Aldbury HP23 5RZ GR 955149.  Car share if you can.  This is a two and half hour walk on good paths on the Ridgeway and through the woodlands of the Ashridge Estate taking in the Aldbury village on the way.  There is one fairly steep climb.  No stiles or livestock.  Dogs welcome.  5.5 miles.