Mole Valley Ramblers

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Walks Programme Table

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DateStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Saturday, 16th December
9:30am at Ranmore East NT CP, Denbies Hillside
TQ142503 / RH5 6SR
Half day undulating walk, taking in Ranmore Common, Westhumble (beverage stop) continuing on to Denbies, returning via Pilgrims Way to Steers Field.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Sunday, 17th December
2pm at Silent Pool CP, Albury
TQ060485 / GU5 9BW
Walk around Blackheath, Farley Green, Brookand. Gathering at old Saxon church for refreshments (provided by leader). Optional carol service at 5 pm, or return to CP. Bring torches.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Louise S
01483 453273
07810 808716 or 07484 762596
Wednesday, 20th December
10am at Friday Street CP
TQ125457 / RH5 6JR
Up to Leith Hill through Abinger Common and Wotton Common.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Dave S
07585 476937
Wednesday, 20th December
10am at Reigate Hill CP
TQ262523 / RH2 9RP
Undulating walk along the North Downs and Pilgrims Ways , with spectacular views from Reigate, Colley and Buckland Hills6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Saturday, 30th December
10am at Margery Wood NT CP (£4 charge for non-members)
TQ246526 / KT20 7BD
Varied walk with views from Colley Hill, then crossing the golf course between Banstead and Walton Heaths to coffee break at Walton Pond. Returning via Lower Kingswood and Mogador, no stiles or hills (to climb!).5.5mile / 8.8kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B
07933 769343
Monday, 1st January
10am at Reigate Road CP, Dorking, no charge on BH, meet at front of Dorking Halls
TQ170497 / RH4 1SD
Glorious views, riverside path and green spaces of Dorking, including Deepdene, Denbies, Westcott, The Nower and Glory Wood. Gentle hills. Earlier exit points possible. Bring picnic lunch.10mile / 16.1kmModerate
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Wednesday, 3rd January
10am at Rusper Parish CP, just to north of church
TQ205374 / RH12 4PX
Circular walk in the Rusper area.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Susan & George
01306 631115
07933 229938 on the day
Wednesday, 3rd January
10am at Lakewood CP on A307 between Cobham and Esher
TQ121617 / KT11 1BG
Brisk walk with a few small hills. Takes in 3 commons, a wood and a river bank with a coffee stop beside or (if buying) in Garsons Garden Centre.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Stephen C
07885 470788
Wednesday, 3rd January
10am at Silent Pool CP, Albury
TQ060485 / GU5 9BW
Explore beautiful Blackheath, Albury and Shere. Relatively flat with a few stiles.6.2mile / 10kmModerate
Leader
Dave S
07585 476937
Saturday, 6th January
10am at Shere Heath, Hurtwood CP7. Small CP, car sharing suggested.
TQ072469 / GU5 9QJ
Woods, fields and lanes.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Louise S
01483 453273
07810 808716 or 07484 762596
Sunday, 7th January
9:30am at Milton Heath CP, off A25 west from Dorking. RH4 3JT is the most reliable postcode for satnav users.
TQ154488 / RH4 3GB
An undulating, with hills, half-day walk, taking in The Nower, North Holmwood, Wolvens Lane, Logmore Green and Westcott.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Sunday, 7th January
10am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
Flat walk to Buckland, returning via Dungates Farm, with about 4 stiles. Mid morning break at Buckland Village Stores. Suggest bring refreshments in case closed.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Joan Y
01737 248346
07999 442239
Wednesday, 10th January
10am at Ryka's CP, Burford Bridge
TQ171520 / RH5 6BX
Ramble up Box Hill from Rykas, enjoy the views, return via Juniper Top (and Bottom) and White Hill & Mickleham. Two steep inclines, one stepped.5.2mile / 8.4kmModerate
Contact
Dave S
07585 476937
Wednesday, 10th January
10am at Ranmore West NT CP
TQ126501 / RH5 6SY
Woodland with some hills. Route will depend on the weather.5.5mile / 8.9kmModerate
Leader
Pauline N
01372 456622
07810 174973
Saturday, 13th January
10am at Inholms Lane CP, North Holmwood
TQ170470 / RH5 4JH
A brisk walk mainly on firm bridleways. Easy terrain. Picnic lunch near pub.12mile / 19.3kmModerate
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Sunday, 14th January
9:30am at Lower Young St CP
TQ163551 / KT22 9BS
Exploring the lesser known paths of Norbury Park, with magnificent views across Mole Valley & Chapel Lane.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Monday, 15th January
10am at Polesden Lacey NT CP
TQ135524 / RH5 6BB
Chalkpit Lane, Bishop's walk, Beech Avenue4.5mile / 7.2kmLeisurely
Leader
Lorna M
01372 454012
Wednesday, 17th January
10am at Box Hill NT CP (charges for non-members)
TQ178513 / KT20 7LB
Box Hill, North Downs Way , High Ashurst, and Juniper Top. A varied walk with good open views and wooded areas, some hills but just one stile.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Wednesday, 17th January
10am at Clandon Park NT CP, (No charging meters @ Nov 17).
TQ043513 / GU4 7RG
Surprisingly peaceful walk close to Guildford. 3 stiles. Good views as far as London.7.5mile / 12.1kmModerate
Leader
Olly S
07879 673016
01372 451523
Saturday, 20th January
9:30am at Milton Heath CP, off A25 west of Dorking
TQ154488 / RH4 3GB
Looping Westcott, steady ascent via Broadmoor to the Tower and back via Abinger Bottom and Friday St12mile / 19.3kmStrenuous
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Sunday, 21st January
10am at Epsom Common Stew Ponds CP, on B280 between Epsom and Malden Rushett. Best postcode for satnav is KT18 7TR
TQ183611 / KT19 8HQ
Over Epsom and Ashtead Commons with views not seen in summer. Largely flat with a couple of inclines.5mile / 8kmModerate
Leader
George and Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Wednesday, 24th January
10am at Newlands Corner CP (charges not yet introduced)
TQ044492 / GU4 8SE
Moderately energetic walk. Newlands Corner and Albury Downs, farmland, woods, River Tillingbourne at Chilworth, views towards Shalford Pilgrims Way and views from St. Martha's Hill.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Susan & George
01306 631115
07933 229938 on the day
Wednesday, 24th January
10am at Denbies CP
TQ165512 / RH5 6AA
Varied undulating walk with superb views towards Leith Hill and Ranmore Common.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Thursday, 25th January
10am at Newdigate church, park on lane
TQ197420 / RH5 5DH
Gentle walk through lanes, woods and fields. Cafe stop.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Saturday, 27th January
9:30am at Park at Station or Gomshall Mill (if staying for lunch). Meet in Gomshall Mill car park.
TQ089479 / GU5 9NX
Gomshall, Burrows Cross, Hoe, Brook, Shere. Farmland with livestock, 4 stiles. Some breathtaking views of the South Downs. Optional lunch afterwards at Gomshall Mill (pre-booking essential)6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Louise S
01483 453273
07810 808716 or 07484 762596
Sunday, 28th January
9:30am at Polesden Lacey NT car park
TQ135524 / RH5 6BB
Pretty walk to west of Polesden estate. Good views. Several stiles. Some hills.5.3mile / 8.5kmModerate
Leader
Olly S
07879 673016
01372 451523
Wednesday, 31st January
10am at King George V Playing Field CP, Browns Lane, Effingham. Parking £1 (please bring correct money)
TQ120535 / KT24 5ND
Steady climb up to coffee stop at Polesden Lacey (11.15 am approx for 1/2 hour) and return via Barnes Wallis's burial site.5mile / 8kmModerate
Leader
Olly S
07879 673016
01372 451523
Wednesday, 31st January
10am at Starveall Corner NT CP, Leith Hill
TQ131432 / RH5 6LU
Phenomenal view (that will be worth the effort) but many ups and downs with some short flat sections. Difficult but manageable because of the shortened length (one main steep hill). You'll love it.5.2mile / 8.4kmModerate
Leader
Dave S
07585 476937
Sunday, 4th February
9:30am at Friday Street NT CP
TQ125457 / RH5 6JR
Strenuous walk in Holmbury area, Burnthouse Copse and Abinger Bottom. An undulating walk in woodland. Poles advised.7mile / 11.3kmStrenuous
Leader
Jennie de B
07891 288343
Wednesday, 7th February
10am at Margery Wood NT CP
TQ246526 / KT20 7BD
Reigate Hill top and bottom and a stroll through Gatton Park6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Doris M
01737 762485
07895 065311
Wednesday, 7th February
10am at Lakewood CP on A307 between Cobham & Esher
TQ121618 / KT11 1BG
Brisk walk with a few small hills, not too muddy and no stiles. Takes in 3 commons, a wood and a river bank with a coffee stop beside or (if buying) in Garsons Garden Centre.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Stephen C
07885 470788
Sunday, 11th February
9:30am at Shere Road CP, Sheepleas
TQ084515 / KT24 6EP
Undulating walk, taking in Effingham Forest, Crocknorth Farm, Old Simm's Copse and Netley Heath, but not necessarily in that order.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Wednesday, 14th February
10am at Silent Pool CP, Albury
TQ060485 / GU5 9BW
Steep ascent to North Downs Way then descending into Shere, briefly stopping at the church before heading off towards Gomshall and Albury Park. During the walk we shall be pondering on the both pleasant and acceptable face of love and also touching on the darker side.Heart shaped biscuits and drinks at the car park to finish!6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Louise S
01483 453273
07810 808716 or 07484 762596
Saturday, 17th February
10am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
Dungates Farm and Reigate Priory. Coffee stop in Priory Park cafe. One short hill.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Cliff W
01306 888286
Saturday, 17th February
10am at Moat Pond CP, Thursley Road
SU899416 / GU8 6LW
Brisk paced varied walk taking in Kettlebury Hill, the Devil's Punchbowl, and Thursley Common. Picnic lunch at the viewpoint, with NT cafe nearby.12.5mile / 20.1kmStrenuous
Leader
Norma N
07770 149198
Sunday, 18th February
9:30am at Gomshall Station (should be enough spaces at weekend) or pub CP if customer. Meet outside Gomshall Mill.
TQ085478 / GU5 9LJ
Abinger Roughs, Sutton Abinger, woodland and farmland with several short steep rises, pleasant rolling views; 3 stiles.6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Amanda B
07950 755622
Wednesday, 21st February
10am at Polesden Lacey NT CP
TQ135524 / RH5 6BB
We will pass Barnes Wallis's house where he undertook early experiments for his bouncing bomb, visit his grave, and learn of his connections with Effingham.5.5mile / 8.9kmModerate
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Wednesday, 21st February
10am at Friday Street CP
TQ125457 / RH5 6JR
Walk from Friday Street to Leith Hill Tower. Mainly gentle slopes but some a bit steeper.5.8mile / 9.3kmModerate
Leader
Jo H
07815 477325
Saturday, 24th February
10am at Headley Heath NT CP (charges for non-members)
TQ205538 / KT18 6NN
Mickleham Downs, Stane Street and Headley Park Farm. Good views, and hills to test the muscles up and down over Headley Heath and White Hill, then largely flat6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
George and Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Sunday, 25th February
9:30am at Silent Pool CP, Albury
TQ060485 / GU5 9BW
Undulating walk taking in Ponds Lane, Farley Heath, Brook and Albury Park7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Brian P
07815 911510
Monday, 26th February
10am at Upper Young Street CP
TQ151549 / KT22 9DX
A gentle walk on easy terrain to Polesden Lacey for coffee and back.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Wednesday, 28th February
10am at Newlands Corner CP (charges not yet introduced)
TQ044492 / GU4 8SE
Varied walk including hills with superb views from St Martha's Hill and Newlands Corner.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Wednesday, 28th February
10am at Four Wents Pond Northside NT CP
TQ183455 / RH5 4DT
Undulating walk over Holmwood Common, Hambridge Brow, Anstiebury and Moorhouse Lane7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Thursday, 1st March
10am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
From Reigate Heath to Dungates Farm and Wonham Mill, six stiles, option to visit the Skim pub afterwards.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Jinny K
01737 221244
Saturday, 3rd March
10am at New Road CP, Limpsfield
TQ409525 / RH8 0EA
From Limpsfield Common to Chartwell. Hilly. Bring NT cards to enter grounds at lunchtime. Picnic near cafe.11mile / 17.7kmModerate
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Sunday, 4th March
9:30am at Friday Street CP
TQ125457 / RH5 6JR
Woodland walk with one steep incline.6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Olly S
07879 673016
01372 451523
Wednesday, 7th March
10am at St Martha's Hill CP, Halfpenny Lane
TQ021484 / GU4 8PZ
Following the NDW and River Wey to coffee with Alice or in the White House (No Trump card). Then to the castle & the looking glass in the "secret garden". March uphill to St. Martha's. No stiles.5.6mile / 9kmModerate
Leader
Stephen C
07885 470788
Wednesday, 7th March
10am at Brockham Big Field CP
TQ198498 / RH3 7LZ
Easy walking, bar 64 steps up, along Old Coach Road, riverside walk and Pilgrim's Way, with mid-morning refreshments at Old Pixham School6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Thursday, 8th March
10:30am at Friday Street NT CP
TQ125457 / RH5 6JR
Scenic undulating walk, mainly woodland, two short climbs. Optional pub refreshments a end, In conjunction with Go503.5mile / 5.6kmLeisurely
Leader
Bob A
01306 730096
07708 772 323
Saturday, 10th March
10am at Margery Wood NT CP
TQ246526 / KT20 7BD
A walk taking in the open vistas of Walton and Banstead Downs. Mainly flat.5mile / 8.1kmModerate
Leader
George and Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Sunday, 11th March
9:30am at Wallis Wood CP, opposite Scarlett Arms
TQ119381 / RH5 5RG
Taking in Okewood, Green Lane, Gosterwood Manor Farm, Forest Green, Pond Head Lane, ending at The Scarlett Arms for a beverage. Several stiles.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Monday, 12th March
2pm at Ripley Green CP, north off High Street
TQ053571 / GU23 6AL
Gentle walk on easy terrain, with cafes available for tea and cakes afterwards.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Wednesday, 14th March
10am at Near Holmwood Station. Turn off A24 between Dorking and Beare Green signposted to Holmwood Station, follow Horsham Road and just before the road goes back onto the A24 turn left. Park in this access road, not immediately in front of cottages.
TQ174438 / RH5 4RA
Ascent of Leith Hill, with several ups and downs. Holmwood, through Redlands, Coldharbour and Leith Hill. Wonderful views.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Susan & George
01306 631115
07933 229938 on the day
Saturday, 17th March
9:30am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
Flat walk via Ricebridge to Buckland Green. Mid-morning stop at Buckland Village Stores or eat on the Green.5mile / 8kmModerate
Leader
Joan Y
01737 248346
07999 442239
Sunday, 18th March
9:30am at Headley Heath NT CP
TQ205538 / KT18 6NN
Headley, White Hill, Mickleham Downs6mile / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Ted C
01372 720215
Monday, 19th March
2pm at Hatchlands NT CP
TQ066518 / GU4 7SJ
The Long Walk which is a short and gentle walk, looking out for daffodils and other spring flowers. Tea option at NT cafe afterwards.3mile / 4.8kmLeisurely
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Wednesday, 21st March
10am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
Up to the foot of Colley Hill, along North Downs Way to Buckland and return via Greensand Way and Flanchford Mill5.5mile / 8.9kmModerate
Leader
Doris M
01737 762485
07895 065311
Wednesday, 21st March
10am at Chinthurst Hill CP (turning left onto B2128 from A248 from Albury, CP entrance is opposite Wonersh sign)
TQ015463 / GU5 0PR
Visit the Folly at the top of Chinthurst hill, then down to Wey Navigations and on past St Catherine’s Chapel (ruins)6.5mile / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Peter C
07803 581752
Saturday, 24th March
10am at St Martha's CP, Guildford Lane
TQ035485 / GU5 9BQ
Newlands Corner cafe en route, good views and no stiles3.5mile / 5.6kmLeisurely
Leader
Cliff W
01306 888286
Sunday, 25th March
9:30am at Milton Heath CP, off A25 to west of Dorking
TQ154488 / RH4 3GB
All day, undulating walk, with one steep incline, taking in Ranmore Common, Tanner's Hatch, Westhumble, vineyard with great views, and picnic lunch near Denbies.11mile / 17.7kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Wednesday, 28th March
10am at Wallis Wood CP, opposite Scarlett Arms
TQ118381 / RH5 5RG
We visit the home of the rare triangle spider and get as close as is now allowed to where Baryonyx Walkerii may have eaten its last meal. Option of pub lunch afterwards.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Wednesday, 28th March
10am at Shamley Green, park around the green, near Red Lion pub
TQ031437 / GU5 0XB
Varied walk including hills with superb views from Reynards Hill along Greensand Way.7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Thursday, 29th March
10am at Reigate Heath CP, Flanchford Road
TQ239502 / RH2 8AB
Undulating walk to Priory Park. Mid morning stop at cafe or bring own and sit by pond. Option of pub drink or lunch afterwards.4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Joan Y
01737 248346
07999 442239
Friday, 30th March
10am at Bookham Railway Station CP - charges may apply on some Bank Holiday days
TQ128555 / KT23 3ER
Mainly flat walk across Effingham Common and back. 3 stiles. If weather permits, hot cross buns served in leader's garden at the end of the walk. Bring lunch/sustenance.7.5mile / 12.1kmModerate
Leader
Olly S
07879 673016
01372 451523

 

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