Mole Valley Ramblers

friendly walking in the heart of Surrey

Walks Programme Table

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DateStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Wednesday, 23rd January
10am at Brockham Big Field CP
TQ198498 / RH3 7LZ
We follow the Deepdene Trail with all its history and explore the partially restored gardens. Spectacular views. Four stiles.6mi / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Wednesday, 23rd January
10am at Headley Heath NT car park (charges if not an NT member).
TQ205538 / KT18 6NN
A stroll around Walton Golf Course and terrific views from Colley Hill and Thistle Hill.6.5mi / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Dave S
07585 476937
Saturday, 26th January
10am at Blue Ball PH, Walton on the Hill. Can park in pub CP if lunching afterwards, otherwise on road.
TQ227552 / KT20 7TG
From the Blue Ball at Walton on the Hill through the Langley Vale Memorial Wood. There is a public planting event today so you can see what is going on. It's downhill out and uphill back. Followed by the Winter Lunch, for which pre-booking is essential.4mi / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
George & Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Saturday, 26th January
10am at Ranmore West NT CP, Ranmore Common Rd (no charges). This postcode has 2 CPs, so check road name if using satnav
TQ126501 / RH5 6SY
A hilly walk from Ranmore Common taking in Westcott and Friday Street. Pub stop at Stephan Langton or picnic nearby. Steep ascent at end of walk.10.5mi / 16.9kmStrenuous
Leader
John C
07780 462640
Sunday, 27th January
9:30am at Stony Rock NT CP, Hogden Lane, Ranmore. This postcode has 2 CPs, so check road name if using satnav.
TQ124504 / RH5 6SY
Walk taking in Great Copse, Coomb Farm, Abinger Roughs, New Barn, Blatchford Down.7mi / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Monday, 28th January
10:30am at Mill Road CP, South Holmwood
TQ173451 / RH5 4NR
Easy, flat walk round Holmwood Common on the firm circular path. Coffee stop at The Emporium.4mi / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Wednesday, 30th January
10am at Denbies Vineyard CP
TQ166511 / RH5 6AA
Varied walk with superb views towards Leith Hill and Ranmore Common - a few gradual hills - 6 stiles.7mi / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Wednesday, 30th January
10am at Park around the green in village of Downside. Gather at junction of Downside Common Road and Downsview Close.
TQ109580 / KT11 3NU
A varied morning walk at a brisk pace, taking in Chatley Heath, Semaphore tower, Wisley airfield and Ockham village. Several stiles.8mi / 12.9kmStrenuous
Leader
Olly & Brian
07879 673016
01372 451523
Saturday, 2nd February
10am at Ripley Green CP, north off Ripley High St
TQ053571 / GU23 6AL
Following the River Wey Navigation to Pyrford Lock, onward to Wisley and returning to Ripley via Ockham Mill6.5mi / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Sunday, 3rd February
9:30am at Albury Heath cricket ground CP. Follow New Road south from A248. CP is on RHS at junction with Park Rd.
TQ059469 /
Woodland walk through Albury Warren, Blackheath Forest, Farley Green, Ponds Lane and Shere Heath, with option of cafe stop in Shere near end of walk.6.5mi / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Monday, 4th February
10:30am at Park opposite the Six Bells in Church Lane or in the pub car park if using afterwards.
TQ197420 / RH5 5DH
A perfectly flat but varied walk around Newdigate using firm farm tracks. Two stiles. Optional halfway refreshments at the Tanhouse Farm Shop, and after the walk in the Six Bells pub, if desired.3.5mi / 5.6kmLeisurely
Leader
Lizann P
07887 505831
Wednesday, 6th February
10am at Stew Ponds CP on Rushett Lane west of Epsom. Best postcode for satnav is KT18 7TR
TQ183611 / KT19 8HQ
A mostly level walk with a few stiles. Lovely woodland paths with some surprising views.6mi / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Jayne L
07962 317777
Wednesday, 6th February
10am at Albury Heath cricket ground CP. Follow New Road south from A248. CP is on RHS at junction with Park Rd.
TQ059469 / GU5 9DA
Woodland walk through Albury Warren, Blackheath, Farley Green and Shere Heath.6.5mi / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Fiona S
07917 772333
Sunday, 10th February
9:30am at Gomshall Station CP (also some spaces on layby further west or Gomshall Mill CP if lunching there afterwards).
TQ089479 / GU5 9NX
Abinger Roughs, Sutton Abinger, woodland and farmland with some short steep rises, pleasant rolling views; 3 stiles, undulating.6.5mi / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Amanda B
07950 755622
Wednesday, 13th February
10am at Stony Rock Car Park, Hogden Lane, Ranmore. This postcode has 2 CPs, so check road name if using satnav.
TQ124504 / RH5 6SY
Heading westwards along North Downs Way to White Downs and Hackhurst Downs with lovely views. Returning through woodland. Gentle inclines.6mi / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Jo & Peter H
07815 477325
Wednesday, 13th February
10am at Lakewood CP on A307 just before it crosses A3 between Cobham and Esher
TQ121618 / KT11 1BG
A few small hills and no stiles. Takes in 3 commons, 3 ponds, a wood and a river bank with a coffee stop beside or (if buying) in Garsons Garden Centre6mi / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Stephen C
07885 470788
Saturday, 16th February
10am at Horton Country Park CP
TQ190616 / KT19 8PQ
A local history walk exploring the history of the Epsom Asylums complex and tracing its supporting light railway. Mainly flat, some gentle inclines.5mi / 8kmModerate
Leader
George & Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Sunday, 17th February
9:30am at Shere Rd Sheepleas CP
TQ084515 / KT24 6EP
Walk taking in Effingham Forest, Crocknorth Farm, Old Simm's Copse and Netley Heath, but not necessarily in that order (includes Henri's Hill).6mi / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Monday, 18th February
10:30am at Polesden Lacey NT CP (charges if not NT member).Meet at far end of CP near gate.
TQ135524 / RH5 6BB
A lovely walk, at leisurely pace, through Polesden Lacey woods and then Effingham Golf course with its excellent views. An undulating walk with six stiles. Optional refreshments at NT cafe afterwards.5mi / 8kmLeisurely
Leader
Paul W
01932 841208
07925 715824
Wednesday, 20th February
10am at Clandon Park NT CP
TQ043513 / GU4 7RG
A not-too-hilly walk taking in Clandon Park, Merrow Common and East Clandon.6mi / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Wednesday, 20th February
10am at Box Hill NT CP (charges if not an NT member). Meet outside cafe.
TQ179513 / KT20 7LB
Following the NT Box Hill Hike, over Lodge Hill, Mickleham Downs, Headley Heath: steep slopes, slippery paths and many steps. Joy !!! Bring fitness and sustenance.8mi / 12.9kmStrenuous
Leader
Peter C
07803 581752
Saturday, 23rd February
10am at Witley Station CP - free parking on Saturdays
SU949380 / GU8 5TE
All day walk, strenuous, but relatively flat, taking in Northbridge, Tugley Wood, Sussex Border Path, Netherside, Hopkins Reeds, picnic lunch. Lots of stiles, so not for the faint hearted.12mi / 19.3kmStrenuous
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Sunday, 24th February
9:30am at Gomshall Railway Station CP
TQ089479 / GU5 9NX
Heading up to Hackhurst Downs and across White Downs before dropping to Friday Street, Sutton Abinger and Abinger Hammer. Bring sustenance for picnic lunch break.9mi / 14.5kmModerate
Leader
Louise S
07810 808716
Wednesday, 27th February
10am at Bookham Common Tunnel CP (charges if not an NT member).
TQ130557 / KT23 3LT
Join this all new walk taking in The Commons of Bookham and Effingham and the King George playing fields, returning along Bookham's poshest road.6.5mi / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Dave S
07585 476937
Wednesday, 27th February
10am at Milton Heath CP (turn south off A25, heading west out of Dorking, continue to inner CP)
TQ154488 / RH4 3GB
Picturesque walk along trackways and through meadows below the North Downs. One short, sharp hill.7mi / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Saturday, 2nd March
9:30am at Dorking Deepdene station with single ticket ready for 09:42 train to Chilworth (Walk will finish at Denbies)
TQ171501 / RH4 1ST
A brisk Linear walk along the top of the North Downs from Chilworth to Denbies vineyard. Picnic lunch.12mi / 19.3kmModerate
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Saturday, 2nd March
10am at Dorking Halls CP (Pay & Display), meet in front of Halls
TQ170497 / RH4 1SD
A gentle ascent to Denbies Hillside, Greensand Way, back via the Nower4mi / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Richard W
01372 276770
Wednesday, 6th March
10am at Sheepleas, Shere Road CP
TQ084515 / KT24 6EP
Across Sheepleas to visit 3 of the Lovelace bridges and 2 missing bridges then around Horsley Towers.5.5mi / 8.9kmModerate
Leader
Stephen C
07885 470788
Wednesday, 6th March
10am at Hurtwood CP 6 at junction of Alderbrook Lane and Greensand Way - S of Farley Green.
TQ059428 / GU5 9EN
A beautiful walk exploring the woods and heath, farms and horses north and west of Winterfold Hill with great views. A few stiles.6mi / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Jayne L
07962 317777
Thursday, 7th March
2pm at Milton Heath CP. Turn south off A25, heading west out of Dorking, continue to inner CP.
TQ154488 / RH4 3GB
A varied walk around the outskirts of Milton Heath and Westcott, including Milton Street and the Bury Hill fisheries.3.5mi / 5.6kmLeisurely
Leader
Lizann P
07887 505831
Saturday, 9th March
10am at Margery Wood NT CP
TQ246527 / KT20 7BD
Gently undulating walk taking in the vistas of Banstead and Walton Heaths5.5mi / 8.9kmModerate
Leader
George & Tricia
020 8393 2388
07726 724046
Sunday, 10th March
9:30am at Standen NT CP main entrance (charges if not NT member), 2m south of East Grinstead.
TQ389357 / RH19 4NE
To and from Selsfield Common, a heathland habitat of the High Weald AONB. Bring picnic lunch.8.5mi / 13.7kmModerate
Leader
Pauline B & Jan B
07933 769343
07734 806123
Monday, 11th March
2pm at Starveall Corner NT CP, Leith Hill (best approached via Hollow Lane, south off A25, signposted to Abinger Common
TQ131432 / RH5 6LU
Gentle approach to the Tower, with its stunning views, then dropping southwards, one steep section, circling back up at end. A leisurely paced walk with some hills.4mi / 6.4kmModerate
Leader
Paul W
01932 841208
07925 715824
Wednesday, 13th March
10am at Four Wents NT CP (no charge), park on Mill Rd side to south of pond and gather there.
TQ182452 / RH5 4NX
Walk across farmland and woodland up to Coldharbour.7mi / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
David H
07958 737031
Wednesday, 13th March
10am at Holly Lane CP, Chipstead
TQ273583 / CR5 3NR
All-day undulating walk, taking in Banstead Wood, Ruffett Wood, Kingswood Golf Club, Mugswell, Poorfield Wood and Fames Rough. Picnic lunch.11mi / 17.7kmModerate
Leader
Henri
07802 312366
Saturday, 16th March
10am at Dorking Halls CP (Pay & Display), meet in front of Halls
TQ170497 / RH4 1SD
A gentle ascent to Deepdene, Greensand Way, back via Betchworth Park4mi / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Richard W
01372 276770
Saturday, 16th March
10am at Abinger Roughs NT CP
TQ110480 / RH5 6BF
Strenuous walk, taking in the areas around the Abinger villages, with picnic lunch.12mi / 19.3kmStrenuous
Leader
Henri de B & Abdul E
07802 312366
Sunday, 17th March
9:30am at Polesden Lacey NT CP (charges if not NT member)
TQ135524 / RH5 6BB
Half day walk, taking in the countryside around Effingham.8mi / 12.9kmModerate
Leader
Jennie de B
07891 288343
Wednesday, 20th March
10am at Holly Lane CP, Chipstead
TQ273583 / CR5 3NR
Banstead Woods, Canons Farm, Kingswood and Chipstead Valley, with a few easy hills.6mi / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Peter C
07803 581752
Wednesday, 20th March
10am at Hatchlands NT CP
TQ066518 / GU4 7SJ
Two walks in one! Both inside and outside Hatchlands Park. (Charge to enter park if not NT member.) Option of lunch afterwards at NT cafe.6.5mi / 10.5kmModerate
Leader
Andy H
07810 844250
Saturday, 23rd March
10am at Wisborough Green, park on road around the green.
TQ049270 / RH14 0DL
The walk takes in parts of the Wey/Arun canal, minor undulations, picnic lunch break.10.5mi / 16.9kmModerate
Leader
John B
07949 413430
Sunday, 24th March
9:30am at Chinthurst Hill CP
TQ015463 / GU5 0PR
Downs Link towards Bramley, then to Birtley Green, Shamley Green and across Farley Heath, Blackheath and Wonersh Common. Bring sustenance for picnic lunch break.10mi / 16.1kmModerate
Leader
Louise S
07810 808716
Monday, 25th March
2pm at Walton on the Hill: on street parking
TQ227553 / KT20 7RP
A flat, leisurely, circular walk from Walton on the Hill: cafe at end.3mi / 4.8kmLeisurely
Leader
Jacqui H
07733 485124
Wednesday, 27th March
10am at Top of Downs Way, Bookham. Park in Downs Way or Halepit Road.
TQ146543 / KT23 4BP
A walk with tremendous views without loads of uphill walking as we start high and stay high.6mi / 9.7kmModerate
Leader
Dave S
07585 476937
Wednesday, 27th March
10am at St Martha's Hill, Guildford Lane CP
TQ035485 / GU5 9BQ
Varied, hilly walk, ascent rewarded by stunning views from St Martha's and Newlands Corner. Bring extra sustenance for picnic break near end of walk.8mi / 12.9kmModerate
Leader
Chris G
07796 147127
Sunday, 31st March
9:30am at Milton Heath CP (turn south off A25, heading west out of Dorking, continue to inner CP).
TQ154488 / RH4 3GB
Walk, taking in Pilgrim's Way, Dorking Wood, Bagden Farm, Tanner's Hatch, Ranmore Common, and Steer's Field.7mi / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Abdul E
07960 854412

 

Tuesday, January 22, 2019