Sunday, 26 May 2019 (Group: West Essex)
Start time 10:00
10 miles / 16.1 km
Meet at Road Bridge by Epping Station. Joint with Epping Society. This walk is for fit and lively walkers only. 20 mins. Drink stop at The Mole Trap pub (to be confirmed).
Note Start Time 10:00AM
Monday, 27 May 2019 (Group: West Essex)
Start time 10:30
9 miles / 14.5 km
Return via South Bank to Nelson Dock – passenger ferry to Canary Wharf. Meet Tower Hill Underground Station, Trinity Place exit. Linear walk on North bank via Canary Wharf to Island Gardens, foot tunnel to Greenwich (lunch stop pubs and cafes available). Return on South bank to Nelson Dock – passenger ferry £3 to Canary Wharf, for finish of walk. (opportunities to leave walk on route)
Wednesday, 29 May 2019 (Group: West Essex)
Meet at Buckhurst Hill Station (main entrance in Victoria Road). Circular walk through nature reserves and woods in Buckhurst Hill and Chingford; hopefully spring flowers and rhododendron in bloom. Lunch stop at Warren Wood; limited food so advised to bring own lunch.
Saturday, 1 June 2019 (Group: West Essex)
9.1 miles / 14.7 km
Meet outside Wimbledon Park Station (District Line). Walk a section of The Capital Ring with a detour to include a visit to the Isabella Plantation whilst crossing Richmond Park. We also walk through Wimbledon Park, Putney Heath and Wimbledon Common; and along a short section of the Thames Path on the way into Richmond. Finish Richmond Station. Lunch stop in Richmond Park – a packed lunch will be needed.
Sunday, 2 June 2019 (Group: West Essex)
8 miles / 12.9 km
Meet at New Malden Station, main exit (train from Waterloo). Toilets are on platform 4. A walk along the Beverley Brook passing Wimbledon Common, through Richmond Park and Barnes Common reaching the River Thames near Putney by around 3pm. Short morning stop (bring own refreshments) and lunch break at Palewell Common café.
Wednesday, 5 June 2019 (Group: West Essex)
Start time 11:00
6.5 miles / 10.5 km
Meet Coopersale at Garnon Mead, the road next to the Garnon Bush pub which is near the railway bridge. Walk through the rhododendron woods of Ongar Park to the Mole Trap pub returning via Beachets Wood, with fine views to Epping and the City. 20 minute stop at the Mole Trap (to be confirmed). Return by approximately 2.30 pm.
Note Start Time 11:00AM
Thursday, 6 June 2019 (Group: West Essex)
Meet at Boar’s Head pub, Herongate. Park in pub car park if using the pub at lunchtime. A varied walk from Herongate crossing the South Essex golf course with views across the Thames and through part of Thorndon Park in the morning (6 miles). Restart at 1.45 for afternoon walk via Heron Hall. Lunch at Boar’s Head, Herongate.
Saturday, 8 June 2019 (Group: West Essex)
Start time 9:30
5.5 miles / 8.8 km
Meet Chingford Station at 9.30am.
Note Start Time 9:30AM
Sunday, 9 June 2019 (Group: West Essex)
10.5 miles / 16.9 km
Meet Cornmill Meadows Car Park (Note car parking fee) Walk along the Lea Valley via Fishers Green and up to Clayton Hill for panoramic views. Lunch: Crown Broxbourne. Return along tow path.
Monday, 10 June 2019 (Group: West Essex)
Start time 12:15
Meet Royal Forest Hotel, Rangers Road, Chingford. Half a mile east of Chingford Station. Meet Noon to 12.15.
Note Start Time 12:15