Thursday, 19 July 2018 (Group: Worcester)
Start time 10:00
6.5 miles / 10.5 km
(Estimated finish time: 13:30)
6.75 Miles Via Himbleton Church, Hill wood, Bassil Wood, Kings Wood, Upper Kites Wood & Grafton Wood passing by Rabbit Wood. 3 Stiles & 1 Double Stile, 2 Slight Contours, through pasture Cultivated Fields (hopefully harvested by the time of the walk??) & of Course wood.
Please arrive early to book lunch see menu in the documents section
Bring plenty of water if hot & a snack & drinks for a mid morning break.
Please frequent the pub if you are using the car park
Thursday, 26 July 2018 (Group: Worcester)
7 miles / 11.3 km
(Estimated finish time: 14:00)
A pleasant walk along Tardibigge Flight. the longest flight of locks in the country. plus the surrounding area via Sheltwood Farm, part of the Monarch's Way, Tardibigge church, Tardibigge Reservoir and Lower Gambolds.
Meet at The Queens Head, Sugarbrook Lane, Bromsgrove/Stoke Pound. B60 3AU. Large car park.
Main meals, 2 for 1 pizza's and sandwiches available .
Saturday, 28 July 2018 (Group: Worcester)
Start time 9:00
10.5 miles / 16.9 km
(Estimated finish time: 14:45)
Please note location of meeting point
Our fifth section from Great Malvern starts with an initial stiff climb at a steady pace up to The Worcestershire Beacon and along the ridge to The Wyche, from here it is downhill all the way. We visit Hanley Castle before walking along the River Severn to Upton Upon Severn
Thursday, 2 August 2018 (Group: Worcester)
A 6.5 Mile Walk through the Countryside of East Worcester Via St Michaels Church, Sneachill & the tiny medieval village of Churchill, Fairly easy walk with about 15 stiles mostly reasonable, over Pasture, arable ( crops in the Fields), & through wood Good scenery & views & NO Hills.
Please meet early to book your Lunch - Carvery £8 Sandwiches ect please see the menu on the day.
Saturday, 4 August 2018 (Group: Worcester)
10 miles / 16.1 km
(Estimated finish time: 15:30)
The walk is a figure of eight around the Southern Malvern Hills. The full walk is 10 miles, but you can finish after 5 miles (The first 5 miles is the harder bit). Overall it is a moderately strenuous walk ascending to the peaks of all the southern hills – over 2100ft of ascent. But we will be talking it slowly and gently with lots of stops to admire the views (weather permitting).
Saturday, 11 August 2018 (Group: Worcester)
The walk is a figure of eight around the Northern Malvern Hills. The full walk is 10 miles. You can do the whole walk, or stop after 5 miles. Overall it is a moderately strenuous walk ascending to the peaks of all the northern hills - 3153 ft of ascent. But we will be talking it slowly and gently with lots of stops to admire the views (weather permitting),
Thursday, 16 August 2018 (Group: Worcester)
Saturday, 18 August 2018 (Group: Worcester)
9 miles / 14.5 km
(Estimated finish time: 15:00)
A varied walk with some hills. Includes part of the Bodenham Arboretum, Wolverley village and a section of canal towards Cookley.
Saturday, 25 August 2018 (Group: Worcester)
Start time 8:30
14 miles / 22.5 km
(Estimated finish time: 15:00)
Please note 08:30 starts at the Worcester Countryside Centre
The penultimate section is the longest of the trail and a 'Jekyl and Hyde' the morning to Eckington is quite flat through pastoral countryside, with the focal point being the crossing of the River Avon at Strensham Lock. The afternoon provides the longest climb of the whole walk up to Parson's Folly, sitting on top of Bredon Hill and thereafter there is an equally long descent down to Aston under Hill.
Saturday, 22 September 2018 (Group: Worcester)
Moderately strenuous and hilly walk on the Suckley hills returning through Papermill Coppice, Alfrick Pound and over Crews Hill