Mole Valley Ramblers

friendly walking in the heart of Surrey

Walks Programme Table

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DateStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Saturday, 23rd June
10am at Ashtead Station
TQ180590 / KT21 2DR
Thames Down Link, Hogsmill Walk and London Loop, with break at Ewell Court. Drop out points possible.10mile / 16.1kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Wednesday, 27th June
10am at St Martha's Hill CP, Halfpenny Lane. ***See News item re closure of Sherbourne, which might affect access***.
TQ021484 / GU4 8PZ
Follow the NDW to coffee with Alice or in the White House (No Trump card). Onto the castle and the looking glass in the "secret garden". March onto St. Martha's Church. Hilly but no stiles.5.5mile / 8.9kmModerate
Leader
Stephen C
07885 470788
Wednesday, 27th June
10am at Walking Bottom, Hurtwood CP2, Peaslake
TQ083446 / GU5 9QW
Two hills for the price of one! This walk shows off some of the finest views in Surrey from two of its best hilltops overlooking the Weald of Sussex.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Thursday, 28th June
2pm at Tanhouse Farm Shop, Newdigate
TQ198405 / RH5 5BY
Leisurely walk. No stiles.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Saturday, 30th June
10am at Chinthurst Hill CP
TQ014462 / GU5 0PR
Towards Blackheath then Brook, skirting around Farley Green before heading back across Farley Heath and Blackheath towards Wonersh and scaling Chinthurst Hill to admire The Folly .10mile / 16.1kmModerate
Leader
Louise S
01483 453273
07810 808716 or 07484 762596
Saturday, 30th June
10am at One Tree Hill CP, Carter's Hill (east of Sevenoaks)
TQ559532 /
All day walk through Kentish woodland and parkland, passing three great houses, and on parts of Greensand Way. Picnic lunch break near pub, and tea stop at Ightham. Gentle hills. Car sharing suggested.12mile / 19.3kmModerate
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Sunday, 1st July
9:30am at Clandon Park NT CP
TQ043513 / GU4 7RG
Open fields and golf course in and around Clandon area. Seven stiles and some steep climbs. One refreshment stop 11.15am. Finish time 2pm (approx. times)8.5mile / 13.7kmStrenuous
Leader
Olly S
07879 673016
01372 451523
Monday, 2nd July
2pm at Rusper Parish CP (in viillage on north side of church)
TQ205374 / RH12 4PX
Easy level walking in Rusper area to where the Mole begins. Tea option after in village cafe.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Susan B
01306 631115
07933 229938 on the day
Wednesday, 4th July
10am at Holly Lane CP, Chipstead
TQ273583 / CR5 3NR
Banstead Woods, Canons Farm, Kingswood and Chipstead Valley, with a few easy hills.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Peter C
07803 581752
Wednesday, 4th July
10am at Hurtwood CP 6, on Alderbrook Lane just south of junction with Greensand Lane.
TQ058426 / GU6 8QU
Down and up incorporating Christmas trees, fishing lakes and views south. A steep downhill at start and moderate uphill at end.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Jayne L
07962 317777
Saturday, 7th July
6am at Four Wents Pond NT CP, Blackbrook Lane
TQ183454 / RH5 4NX
Anstiebury, Beare Green, Henfold Lakes, Breakfast at Henfold Lakes (or if cafe not re-opened at Beare Green)9mile / 14.5kmModerate
Leader
Gill C
01306 500157
Sunday, 8th July
2pm at Reigate Road CP, Dorking (no charges on Sundays). Meet in front of Dorking Halls
TQ170497 / RH4 1SD
Afternoon stroll across River Mole and along Pilgrim's Way to Brockham for Teas on the Green (in aid of St Catherine's Hospice), back on Old Coach Road. One stile.5mile / 8kmLeisurely
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Wednesday, 11th July
10am at Bookham Road, CP tiny, suggest parking on road vergeside (and car share where possible)
TQ119568 / KT11 3JT
Bookham Common but with a spectacular twist in its tail. Some little-used paths (think nettles) and some stiles.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Wednesday, 11th July
10am at Croydon Lane CP, Oaks Park, Carshalton
TQ274612 / SM7 3BA
Varied walk including the London Loop, Oaks Park, farmland and Mayfield Lavender Fields7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Saturday, 14th July
10am at Silent Pool CP, Albury
TQ060485 / GU5 9BW
Undulating walk taking in Ponds Lane, Farley Heath, Brook and Albury Park8mile / 12.9kmModerate
Leader
Brian P
07815 911510
Sunday, 15th July
9:30am at Headley Heath NT CP (charges if not NT member)
TQ205538 / KT18 6NN
Headley Heath, High Ashurst, Nower Wood.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Ted C
01372 720215
Wednesday, 18th July
10am at Southern end of Crabtree Lane, Bookham
TQ144539 / KT23 4PP
Bookham to Denbies Hillside and back.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Dave S
07585 476937
Saturday, 21st July
10am at Cowden Station (free parking), to south of Edenbridge
TQ476416 / TN8 7DS
An undulating walk across fields and streams, alongside ponds and nearby manors. Expect stiles. Picnic lunch break.12mile / 19.3kmModerate
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Sunday, 22nd July
10am at Polesden Lacey NT CP (charges if not NT member)
TQ135524 / RH5 6BB
Polesden Ranmore, North Downs Way and Denbies Vineyard. Spectacular views, and some gradual hills. Bring a picnic lunch if staying for jazz afterwards.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Monday, 23rd July
2pm at Box Hill NT CP (charges if not NT member). Meet outside cafe.
TQ179513 / KT20 7LB
A gentle paced walk around Box Hill over Ashurst Rough, and back up Juniper Bottom, with tea option at cafe after. Some hills but not steep, no stiles.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Wednesday, 25th July
10am at Stony Rock NT CP, Hogden Lane, Ranmore Common (Satnav users check road name)
TQ124504 / RH5 6SY
Taking in Yew Tree Farm, Effingham golf course, Dunley Hill Farm and White Downs6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Jo H
07815 477325
Wednesday, 25th July
10am at St Marys Church Horsley
TQ088526 / KT24 6AN
Sheepleas - Beech - Mountain Wood - Sheepwalk Lane - Oaken Grove - Drove Road - Netley Heath - Woodcote Lodge - Daws Dene - Angel Clump. Undulating with one steep descent.8mile / 12.9kmModerate
Leader
Mark B
01372 801267
07903 560049
Saturday, 28th July
10am at Weir Wood Reservoir CP, Legsheath Lane, East Grinstead
TQ383341 / RH19 4HP
A varied walk taking in a nature reserve, and parts of the Sussex Border Path and High Weald Landscape Trail. Bring picnic lunch. Afternoon tea stop in West Hoathly.10mile / 16.1kmModerate
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Monday, 30th July
10am at Queen's Head pub CP (for those having lunch, pre-booking essential) East Clandon
TQ059517 / GU4 7RY
Flat walk towards Clandon Park and return through fields.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Joan Y
01737 248346
07999 442239
Wednesday, 1st August
10am at Polesden Lacey NT CP (charges if not NT member). Meet outside coffee shop.
TQ135524 / RH5 6BB
Walk up to Ranmore and back. If weather is warm, dry and not windy we should see woodland, meadow and chalk hill butterflies; and fine views.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Stephen C
07885 470788
Wednesday, 1st August
10am at Friday Street CP
TQ125457 / RH5 6JR
Woodland walk via Broadmoor and Abinger Hammer. Steep hills including one very steep up and another down.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Olly S
07879 673016
01372 451523
Saturday, 4th August
10am at Cocking Hill CP.Right off the A286 just south of Cocking.
SU875166 / GU29 0HT
Undulating walk, with steep inclines in the morning and afternoon, taking in South Downs Way, Charlton Forest, Levin Down. Pub, cafe or picnic lunch options in Singleton. Hat Hill, Venus Wood and return on the SDW.11.5mile / 18.5kmStrenuous
Leader
John C
07780 462640
Sunday, 5th August
9:30am at Guildford Lane CP, north west of Albury
TQ035486 / GU5 9BQ
Walk with gentle inclines, taking in Colyers Hanger, Waterloo pond, North Downs Way to St Martha's Hill6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Wednesday, 8th August
10am at Roehampton Gate CP. Easy access form A3 via A306 then Clarence Lane.
TQ213740 / SW15 4PD
Enjoy the natural delights of our largest Royal Park. See 17th century Ham House, the famous view from Richmond Hill and much more besides. Easy walking with only one short hill and some fine views.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Peter C
07803 581752
Wednesday, 8th August
10am at Abinger Roughs NT CP, White Down Lane
TQ110480 / RH5 6BF
Brisk paced hilly walk: over the Roughs, up to the North Downs Way, down to Wotton, and back beside Deerleap Wood.7mile / 11.3kmStrenuous
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Thursday, 9th August
7pm at Blue Ball PH CP (if customer after, otherwise on roadside), Walton on the Hill
TQ228553 / KT20 7TG
Evening stroll across Walton and Banstead heaths, followed by optional drinks and/or meal at the Blue Ball in Walton3.5mile / 5.6kmLeisurely
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Saturday, 11th August
9:30am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
Walk to Reigate Castle Grounds, then a 50 minute guided tour of Baron's Cave. Option to explore further caves, taking the total mileage to 5. Entrance fee £2/£1.50. Some shallow steps. Phone leader for further details.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Joan Y
01737 248346
07999 442239
Saturday, 11th August
9:30am at Shere Road Car Park, Sheepleas
TQ084515 / KT24 6EP
All-day walk, taking in The Sheepleas, Pump Pond Wood, Polesden Lacey, Ranmore common, Steers Field, Blatchford Down, Abinger Roughs, Netley Heath, and Mountain Wood. Bring picnic lunch and drinks.14mile / 22.5kmStrenuous
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Sunday, 12th August
9:30am at Shere Road Sheepleas CP, take lane south from A246 at mini-roundabout
TQ084515 / KT24 6EP
Hilly walk taking in Hillside Farm, Netley Wood, North Downs Way, Effingham Forest and Lovelace Bridges6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Jennie de B
07891 288343
Monday, 13th August
2pm at Shere Village Recreation Ground CP
TQ073479 / GU5 9BT
From Shere village, through Silver Wood, crossing the Tillingbourne to Albury Park, and back to Shere, with option of tea at cafe. No stiles, one steady climb.3.5mile / 5.6kmLeisurely
Leader
Lizann P
07887 505831
Wednesday, 15th August
10am at Silent Pool CP, Albury
TQ060485 / GU5 9BW
Steep uphill at start to North Downs Way, Clandon and Merrow Downs, returning on Fox Way.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Dave S
07585 476937
Wednesday, 15th August
10am at Thursley Cricket Ground (on lane off A3 shortly beyond Milford)
SU899398 / GU8 6QA
A "three quarters" day walk discovering Edward Lutyens roots and "the most villanous spot that God ever made". Lunch at the NT cafe or bring a picnic.9mile / 14.5kmModerate
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Saturday, 18th August
10am at Meet outside Dorking Main Railway Station
TQ171506 / RH4 1QA
Pixham, Stepping Stones, North Downs Way westwards up to Ranmore and back along Pilgrim's Way, and across Dorking.5mile / 8kmModerate
Leader
Richard W
01372 276770
Sunday, 19th August
9:30am at Milton Heath CP, off A25 on west side of Dorking. RH4 3JT is the most reliable postcode for satnav users.
TQ154488 / RH4 3GB
All day strenuous walk taking in Squire's Wood, Tilling Spring, Abinger Forest, Redlands Wood, Holmwood Common and the Nower. Bring picnic lunch.11mile / 17.7kmStrenuous
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Wednesday, 22nd August
10am at Newlands Corner CP (when charges will begin remains unknown)
TQ044492 / GU4 8SE
Varied walk including hill with superb views.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Wednesday, 22nd August
10am at Four Wents Pond Northside NT CP, Blackbrook Lane
TQ183454 / RH5 4NX
To Newdigate, passing stables where Rough Quest 1996 Grand National winner lived all his long life.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Susan B
01306 631115
07933 229938 on the day
Thursday, 23rd August
10:30am at Abinger Roughs NT CP
TQ110480 / RH5 6BF
Scenic undulating walk over fields and woodland with good views. Optional pub refreshments at end. In conjunction with Age Uk Go504.5mile / 7.2kmLeisurely
Leader
Bob A
01306 730096
07708 772323 on the day
Saturday, 25th August
10am at Kithurst Hill CP, up narrow lane south of B2139
TQ070124 / RH20 4HW
Vigorous walk within South Downs National Park, over the Downs, through Angmering Forest and back via Burpham. Picnic lunch break and pub stop.12mile / 19.3kmStrenuous
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Sunday, 26th August
10am at Polesden Lacey NT CP (charges if not NT member)
TQ135524 / RH5 6BB
Walk to the west of Polesden taking in Pump Pond Wood and Dogkennel Lane. 7 stiles. Option to stay on for jazz which starts at 2 pm on Polesden lawns.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Olly S & Brian P
07879 673016
Wednesday, 29th August
10am at Outwood Common NT CP (if coming from A25 turn off south at Bletchingley)
TQ326456 / RH1 5PW
Level walking from Outwood Windmill via South Park Farm and Lodge Farm, through farmland (think stiles and livestock).6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Dave A
07593 772958
Wednesday, 29th August
10am at Wotton Village Hall CP (behind the Wotton Hatch pub on A25)
TQ125476 / RH5 6QQ
Walking through woodland and hills to north of Wotton, up to North Downs Way, fine views and late summer chalkland flowers. One steep descent.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Amanda B
07950 755622
Saturday, 1st September
10am at Tattenham Corner Tea Hut CP
TQ224584 / KT18 5PP
The Racecourse, Stane Street, Headley Court, Sheep Walk and Langley Vale, passing the Centenary Wood. (Dogs have to be on leads over Racecourse.)7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Sunday, 2nd September
9:30am at Horton Country Park CP
TQ190616 / KT19 8PQ
Brisk paced walk taking in Thames Downs Link, Green Lane, Ashtead Common, Epsom Common and Stamford Green.7.5mile / 12.1kmModerate
Leader
Jennie de B
07891 288343
Monday, 3rd September
2pm at Cheam Gate CP, Nonsuch Park (off A232)
TQ237635 / SM3 8AJ
A gentle walk around Nonsuch Park, visiting the Mansion House gardens and the site of Henry VIII's Nonsuch Palace. Optional tea at Nonsuch Pantry afterwards.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Peter C
07803 581752
Wednesday, 5th September
10am at Denbies Vineyard, meet outside to left of main entrance.
TQ166511 / RH5 6AA
Linear walk from Dorking to Leatherhead crossing Chapel Lane, Norbury Park, Young Street. Return by train (or bus) to Dorking after walk.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Susan B
01306 631115
07933 229938 on the day
Wednesday, 5th September
10am at Horton Country Park CP, Horton Lane, Epsom
TQ190616 / KT19 8PQ
Easy level walking around Horton Country Park and onto Epsom and Ashtead Commons, including the ponds.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Dave S
07585 476937
Saturday, 8th September
10am at Tennyson's Lane, second CP on right (from Haslemere direction)
SU922307 / GU27 3BJ
Brisk and hilly walk, especially in afternoon. Picnic lunch break, or brief visit to Noah's Ark pub12mile / 19.3kmStrenuous
Leader
Paul M
07857 264315
01483 564 834
Sunday, 9th September
9:30am at Shere Road Sheepleas CP
TQ084515 / KT24 6EP
Hilly walk, with one very steep ascent, taking in Sheepleas, West Horsley, Daws Dene, Woodcote, Netley Heath and Mountain Wood.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Wednesday, 12th September
10am at Farley Heath CP (2nd one on right when approaching from the north)
TQ051449 / GU5 9ER
Farley Heath, Blackheath, Brook, Farley Green and Manor House Farm, past chalets, geese and temple remains.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Jayne L
07962 317777
Wednesday, 12th September
10am at Tilford Green East Side
SU873433 / GU10 2BU
A "three quarter" day walk visiting Waverley Abbey in the morning. Lunch at The Old Kiln Cafe, or bring a picnic.9mile / 14.5kmModerate
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Thursday, 13th September
2pm at Shere Village Recreation Ground CP
TQ073479 / GU5 9BT
From Shere village, through Silver Wood, crossing the Tillingbourne to Albury Park, and back to Shere, with option of tea at cafe. No stiles, one steady climb in Albury Park.3.5mile / 5.6kmLeisurely
Leader
Lizann P
07887 505831
Saturday, 15th September
10am at Silent Pool CP, Albury
TQ060485 / GU5 9BW
Brisk walk with lovely views from the North Downs Way. St Martha's, Albury Warren, Shere (pub, cafe or picnic lunch), Hackhurst Downs.13.5mile / 21.7kmStrenuous
Leader
Norma N
07770 149198
Sunday, 16th September
9:30am at Epsom Downs The Hill CP
TQ222578 / KT18 5PU
Hilly walk taking in Langley Vale Wood and the new developments over recent months. Please note dogs must be on leads all the time on this walk.5mile / 8kmModerate
Leader
George and Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Wednesday, 19th September
10am at Headley Heath NT CP (charges if not NT member)
TQ205538 / KT18 6NN
Headley Heath, High Ashurst, steep steps up to Mickleham Downs and passing Nower Wood on return.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Peter C
07803 581752
Wednesday, 19th September
10am at Polesden Lacey NT CP (charges if not NT member)
TQ135524 / RH5 6BB
Brisk hilly walk in the Surrey Hills, taking in parts of the Pilgrims Way and Greensand Way, with lunch at Wotton (pub or picnic)11mile / 17.7kmStrenuous
Leader
Norma N
07770 149198
Wednesday, 26th September
10am at Polesden Lacey NT CP (charges if not NT member). Meet at end of CP furthest from entrance
TQ135524 / RH5 6BB
Stars Wood - Six Acre Copse - Kiln Field Coppice - Pump Pond Wood - DogKennel Green - Hogden Cottage - Lonesome Cottage - Tanners Hatch - The Terrace7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Mark B
01372 801267
07903 560049
Wednesday, 26th September
10am at Please park around the green and meet the walk leader near the Red Lion Pub at Shamley Green
TQ031437 / GU5 0XF
Varied walk including hills with superb views from Reynards Hill along Greensand Way.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Saturday, 29th September
10am at Minepit Wood CP - please contact leaders in advance if planning on coming or walk will not occur.
TQ361350 / RH19 4LQ
Moat Shaw, Peartree Shaw, Railway Shaw, Sussex Border Path, East Grinstead Station, to catch 13:15 train to Horsted Keynes (fare £7), Sharpthorne, Marlpit Shaw.10mile / 16.1kmModerate
Leader
George and Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Sunday, 30th September
9:30am at Effingham Junction Station CP (no charges)
TQ103559 / KT24 5HX
Easy flat walk, over Effingham Common, Oaken Wood, Great Bookham Common and Banks Common.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Henri de B & Abdul E
07802 312366

 

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