Sunday, 21 October 2018 (Group: Hammersmith & Wandsworth)
Start time 10:50
10 miles / 16.1 km
Joint with Southbank group.
This is a repeat of an April walk but with autumnal colours and hopefully fungi spotting.
Moderate to brisk pace. Some very steep hills, especially after lunch, woods, fields and forest lanes. Can be very muddy.
Route: Coxgrove Wood – Dunsmore – Little Hampden – Lower Cadsden – Grangelands Nature Reserve – Pulpit Hill – Beacon Hill – Ellesborough Church for tea / cake if time permitting – Coombe Hill – Balcombe Hill
Attractions: Calorie burning, fungi spotting, autumn wild flowers and of course autumnal colours
Food: Pub at Lower Cadsden (The Plough) or picnic
Drop-out points: Taxi to Wendover station from Lower Cadsden pub as buses are infrequent
Travel: 09.57 Marylebone, 10.45 Wendover
Start: 10.47 Wendover station
Ticket: CDR to Wendover