Saturday, 24 February 2018 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 10:25
14 miles / 22.5 km
Please note updated train times. 12Feb2018.
Meet ASHWELL & MORDEN station, Cambs, 10.22 (Kings Cross 9.08, Finsbury Park 9.14; change at Stevenage, departing 9.48).
A brisk 14-mile linear walk through north Hertfordshire to Baldock, via Therfield, Green End, Rushden (lunch at Moon & Stars pub) and Clothall.
Buy a return ticket to Ashwell & Morden.
Explorer Maps 193 & 194.
Saturday, 3 March 2018 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 10:15
16 miles / 25.7 km
Please note change in lunch arrangements. 21 Feb.
Meet CHESHAM Underground station (Zone 9), Bucks, 10.14 (Metropolitan Line: Liverpool Street 9.03, Kings Cross St Pancras 9.12, Baker Street, 9.19).
A circular walk of about 16 miles at a brisk pace in the Chiltern Hills with a stop at The Full Moon in Hawridge.
The Full Moon is unfortunately no longer serving food. Drinks will be available, but please bring a packed lunch for this 16 mile walk.
Sunday, 4 March 2018 (Group: Blackheath / London Strollers)
Start time 10:30
5 miles / 8 km
Meet CUTTY SARK DLR (not the ship), SE10 9EJ, 10.30.
Under the Thames by foot tunnel, via Mudchute Farm and Millwall Docks, along the river to Trinity Buoy Wharf with its quirky attractions and across the new Leamouth footbridge. 4½ miles / 3 hours.
Ends Canning Town (DLR and Jubilee Line).
Saturday, 10 March 2018 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 10:35
15 miles / 24.1 km
Meet GORING & STREATLEY station, Berks, 10.35 (Paddington 9.27).
A 14½-mile circular walk, starting along the Thames, then through Aldworth and Ashampstead, stopping to see medieval carvings and wall paintings. Pub/picnic lunch at Aldworth.
A joint walk with South Bank, so a bit slower than the usual Blackheath pace.
Sunday, 11 March 2018 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 10:00
8 miles / 12.9 km
Meet LEWISHAM DLR station (Zone 2/3), SE13 7RZ, 10.00.
A moderately- brisk linear walk of about 8 miles to Blackheath Common, Greenwich and then following the St. Alfege Trail to Southwark Cathedral (near London Bridge), enjoying the varying London cityscapes
Wednesday, 14 March 2018 (Group: Blackheath)
9 miles / 14.5 km
Meet EYNSFORD station, Kent, 10.30 (Blackfriars 9.42, Peckham Rye 9.55: or Victoria 9.52, Bromley South 10.09, changing at Swanley).
A circular walk of 8.5 miles exploring the Darent valley between Eynsford and Shoreham from the vantage points of the valley sides. Two hills as we climb from the river but otherwise easy walking.
Pub lunch at Shoreham.
Saturday, 17 March 2018 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 9:50
Meet HORSLEY station, Surrey, 9.48 (Waterloo 9.03, Clapham Junction 9.12).
A linear walk of 15-16 miles at a brisk pace over the North Downs to Guildford, via the Sheepleas, Hackhurst Down and Netley Park to Shere for lunch (White Horse pub and café options). Then via Chilworth and the Chantries to Guildford Station.
Buy a return to Guildford.
Saturday, 24 March 2018 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 9:25
15 miles / 24.1 km
Meet EDENBRIDGE (KENT) station, 9.24 (Victoria 8.39, Clapham Junction 8.45, East Croydon 8.56).
A linear walk of 15 miles to Sevenoaks via Obriss Farm to Ide Hill for lunch, then along the Greensand Way to Knole Park and Sevenoaks.
A return ticket to Edenbridge should cover both journeys.
Sunday, 25 March 2018 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 9:40
17 miles / 27.4 km
Meet DORKING (MAIN) station, Surrey, 9.39 (Victoria 8.40, Clapham Junction 8.48).
A 17-mile linear (almost circular) walk to Box Hill & Westhumble station via Leith Hill, with lunch at Coldharbour.
Buy a return ticket to Dorking (Main).
Saturday, 31 March 2018 (Group: Blackheath)
18 miles / 29 km
Meet TRING station, Herts, 9.49 (Euston 9.05).
A brisk circular walk of 17.5 miles via Ivinghoe Beacon and the Icknield Way to Studham for lunch (Red Lion); returning via Ashridge Park and the Grand Union Canal.