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Thursday, 20 January 2022 (Group: White Cliffs)
Start time 10:00
7.5 miles / 12.1 km
(Estimated finish time: 13:45)
This walk has been brought forward from 10th February.
Meet in the village square, near the church. May need to park on surrounding roads. For those who wish, there is a pub and tea-rooms in Elham at the end of the walk.
Sunday, 23 January 2022 (Group: White Cliffs)
Start time 10:30
6 miles / 9.7 km
(Estimated finish time: 13:15)
Meet at the Guildhall car park (currently free on Sundays). Flat walk to Sandwich Bay via Worth, returning via golf course.
Thursday, 27 January 2022 (Group: White Cliffs)
7 miles / 11.3 km
(Estimated finish time: 13:30)
Meet in the village hall car park. A hilly walk with fine views. The route takes us via Tolsford Hill to join the North Downs Way to Farthing Common. Continue on the bridleway to Hemsted and then back to Lyminge. Bring your own refreshments. Food available at the Coach & Horses on our return, please make your own arrangements.
Sunday, 30 January 2022 (Group: White Cliffs)
6.5 miles / 10.5 km
(Estimated finish time: 13:15)
Meet by the Historic Mining Packard on a small green. Please park considerately on the road in quiet estate along or near by Roman road. Flatish walk with 2 easy stiles. May be muddy patches after rain.
Thursday, 3 February 2022 (Group: White Cliffs)
9.7 miles / 15.6 km
(Estimated finish time: 15:15)
Meet in the Forestry Commission free car park at Westwood (height restriction). The car park is on the minor road between Sixmile garage, Stone Street and the Lord Whisky tea-room at the crossroads outside Rhodes Minnis.
The walk will be via Park Gate Bladbean Grimsacre Elham and Exted. There are a few slopes. Varied scenery and views. Bring your own refreshments – we’ll stop briefly en route in Elham. Toilets and further refreshment opportunities in Elham and Lyminge but please make your own arrangements
Sunday, 6 February 2022 (Group: White Cliffs)
11.3 miles / 18.2 km
(Estimated finish time: 15:30)
Meet in village car park. If car park full, park in surrounding roads. A fairly flat walk over footpaths and country roads. Lunch stop for half an hour. Please bring a packed lunch and (hot) drink, as we did not know what will be open. Please TEXT Gavin (evenings) on 07903 456463 to book a place.
Thursday, 10 February 2022 (Group: White Cliffs)
This walk has been re-arranged from 20th January.
Meet at Borrow Pit car park (bottom of Granville road). A circular walk heading along sea front towards Kingsdown, returning inland via Freedown and Hawksdown. Mostly on firm ground, one steep climb.
Sunday, 13 February 2022 (Group: White Cliffs)
8 miles / 12.9 km
(Estimated finish time: 14:00)
Meet at the railway station. Limited on road parking nearby, the station car park costs £1 on a Sunday (payment by card or book online. Machine does not accept cash). Circular country walk passing through Pineham and Sutton. Bring packed lunch.
Thursday, 17 February 2022 (Group: White Cliffs)
8.6 miles / 13.8 km
(Estimated finish time: 14:30)
Meet at Staple Village Hall - donation for parking requested. Bring sandwiches, but short stop planned in Goodnestone.
Sunday, 20 February 2022 (Group: White Cliffs)
9.3 miles / 15 km
(Estimated finish time: 15:00)
Meet at Maison Dieu car park (Maison Dieu Road). Please bring any snacks / lunch that you may want. We will be stopping at Kearsney Abbey café for toilets and maybe a warming hot drink, but service is very slow, so no time for food. There are a couple of long hills on this walks, as we climb from Dover to Whitfield and do the Kearsney Loop. A large chunk of the route is on roads - good if it's muddy!