Saturday, 1 October 2016 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 9:55
16 miles / 25.7 km
Meet PLUCKLEY station, Kent, 9.51 (Charing Cross 8.40, Waterloo East 8.43, London Bridge 8.49).
A linear walk of around 16 miles to Headcorn, via Little Chart and Egerton to lunch at Grafty Green, then back to Headcorn via Ulcombe Hill and Sutton Place.
Buy a return ticket to Pluckley.
Sunday, 2 October 2016 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 10:30
5 miles / 8 km
Meet WIMBLEDON station (National Rail/Underground/tram), SW19 7NL, 10.30.
A linear walk of 4½ miles (3 hours) to Robin Hood Gate bus stop (near Richmond Park). Continuing on this intriguing orbital trail through green spaces around Wimbledon, including Cannizaro Park and the Common.
Saturday, 8 October 2016 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 9:50
15 miles / 24.1 km
Meet Edenbridge Town station, Kent, 9.46 (London Bridge 9.08, East Croydon 9.23).
A brisk linear walk of about 15 miles to Oxted, climbing up and over the Greensand way to the Grasshopper Inn, Moorehouse, for lunch, then ascending up to and along the North Downs Way before descending into Oxted.
Buy a return ticket to Edenbridge Town.
Saturday, 15 October 2016 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 10:20
Meet BUXTED station, East Sussex, 10.16 (London Bridge 9.08, East Croydon 9.23).
A linear walk of 15 miles at a brisk pace to Eridge through Ashdown Forest and Five Hundred Acre Wood, on the Vanguard Way and Weald Way, with an early lunch at the Crow and Gate on the A26.
Buy a return to ticket to Buxted.
Saturday, 22 October 2016 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 9:25
18 miles / 29 km
Meet EDENBRIDGE Station, Kent, 9.24 (Victoria 8.39, Clapham Junction 8.45, East Croydon 8.56).
A brisk linear walk of 17.5 miles through the beautiful Eden Valley. Lunch at the Leicester Arms, Penshurst.
Buy a return ticket to Tonbridge.
Saturday, 29 October 2016 (Group: Blackheath)
Meet SEVENOAKS station, Kent, 9.49 (London Charing Cross 9.15, Waterloo East 9.18, Orpington 9.40).
A circular walk of approximately 15 miles which includes Knole Park and parts of the Greensand Way, with lunch at Dunks Green.
Saturday, 5 November 2016 (Group: Blackheath)
13 miles / 20.9 km
Meet HEMEL HEMPSTEAD station, Herts, 9.48 (Euston 9.24).
A 12-13 mile linear walk along the Chiltern Way to Harpenden. Gentle Hertfordshire countryside at a moderate-to-fast pace, with lunch at the Spotted Dog in Flamstead.
Return journey from Harpenden is into St Pancras on a different line (Thameslink), so two single tickets will be necessary.
Sunday, 6 November 2016 (Group: Blackheath)
Meet GROVE PARK station (National Rail), SE12 0DZ, 10.30.
A circular walk of 5 miles (3 hours). Loop through one of the most fascinating sections of the Green Chain Walk, including sweeping Beckenham Place Park and an unexpected woodland strip through a 1920s housing estate.
Saturday, 12 November 2016 (Group: Blackheath)
Meet UCKFIELD station, East Sussex, 9.21 (Victoria 7.53, Clapham Junction 7.59; change at East Croydon [dep 8.23]).
A 16-mile linear walk to Buxted, with lunch at Fletching.
Buy a return ticket to Uckfield.
Saturday, 19 November 2016 (Group: Blackheath)
12 miles / 19.3 km
Meet SWANLEY station, Kent, 9.48 (Victoria 9.22, Bromley South 9.39). A linear 12-mile walk to Kemsing, with lunch at The George in Shoreham. Buy a return ticket to Kemsing.