Saturday, 24 February 2018 (Group: Hampstead)
Start time 10:30
11 miles / 17.7 km
Circular from Chalfont & Latimer Station (Zone 8) over gently undulating terrain. Chess valley, via Latimer, Flaunden, Chipperfield Common, Sarratt (lunch stop at 'The Cricketers' pub - but bring own food) and Chenies. Map: E172/181, L166/165.
Sunday, 25 February 2018 (Group: Hampstead / North West London)
Start time 10:15
14 miles / 22.5 km
Brisk-paced circular walk from Chesham Station (Zone 9) over varied, hilly terrain, via Chartridge, Asheridge, Hawridge, Cholesbury and Heath End. Lunch stop at Cholesbury near pub but bring food with you. Map: E181, L165.
Saturday, 3 March 2018 (Group: Hampstead)
4.3 miles / 6.9 km
Circular from Hampstead Station (Northern line, Zone 2/3) over undulating terrain via Kenwood House. The walk may well be very muddy. Map: E173, London A-Z.
Sunday, 4 March 2018 (Group: Hampstead)
10.5 miles / 16.9 km
(Estimated finish time: 15:45)
Linear from Coulsdon South Station (Zone 6) to Riddlesdown Station (Zone 6). A pleasant walk over undulating terrain with wide open views. The London Loop with variations. Visit to 12th century Chaldon Church. Lunch stop at 'The Fox' pub (or picnic). Possible drop-out point at Kenley Station after 8.5 miles. EFT: 3:30-4:00 pm. Map: E146, L187.
Wednesday, 7 March 2018 (Group: Hampstead)
Start time 10:35
8 miles / 12.9 km
Circular from Amersham station. About 3.5 hours walking. Via Old Amersham and South Bucks Way to Little Missenden (lunch stop at the 'Red Lion' pub or picnic). Then over to Mop End and back by Amersham Old Town. Going: flat in morning, undulating in afternoon. Expected muddy in parts, but valley is generally well-drained. Map: E172, L165.
Sunday, 11 March 2018 (Group: Hampstead)
Start time 10:10
Linear from Great Ashby (short ride on Arriva route 7 bus from Stevenage Station) following the Stevenage Outer Orbital Path (STOOP) over gently undulating terrain via the river Beane, Aston, Hook's Cross and Datchworth. Likely to be muddy in places so wear boots. Lunch stop in bar of Stevenage Golf and Conference Centre, which serves food - or bring a picnic. Map: E193/182, L166.
Sunday, 18 March 2018 (Group: Hampstead / North West London)
Start time 10:25
10 miles / 16.1 km
Linear from West Byfleet Station to Sunningdale Station over fairly level terrain via Basingstoke Canal, Horsell Common, Fairoaks Airport and Chobham Common. Lunch stop at Fairoaks Airport at The Hangar Cafe - or picnic on the terrace overlooking the airport runway. Map: E160/145, L176.
Tuesday, 20 March 2018 (Group: Hampstead)
5.5 miles / 8.8 km
Linear morning walk from Hackney Wick Station (London Overground, Zone 2) to Royal Albert Station (DLR, Zone 3) along the Capital Ring. The route follows the River Lea Navigation, passes Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, then continues onto the Greenway, past Abbey Mills pumping station and through Beckton District Park, mostly on level firm terrain, but with a steep climb over a footbridge towards the end. Several drop-out points. Map: E162, London A-Z.
Sunday, 25 March 2018 (Group: Hampstead)
6 miles / 9.7 km
A morning walk from Chalk Farm Station (Northern line, Zone 2) to Regent's Park Station (Bakerloo line, Zone 1) following the route of the proposed Camden Highline to Camley Street, along Regent's Canal and through Regent's Park. The Camden Highline is a proposed public park and garden walk transforming a disused railway between Canden Town and King's Cross. Map: E173, London A-Z.
Monday, 2 April 2018 (Group: Hampstead / Kensington, Chelsea & Westminster)
Start time 10:05
12 miles / 19.3 km
Circular over hilly terrain via Wolstonbury Hill, four medieval churches at Newtimber, Poynings, Pyecombe and Clayton, the Devil's Dyke (which legend holds was dug by Satan to allow the sea to flood the many chuches of the Weald and wipe out Christianity, but was never completed thanks to a cunning monk called St Cuthbert) and Jack and Jill windmills. Lunch stop at 'The Devil's Dyke' pub but bring own food as it is likely to be busy. Map: EOL11, L198.