Thursday, 12 October 2017
Start time: 10:00
(Estimated finish time: 15:00)
Moderate 8 miles / 12.9 km
Tony & Donna Smith will lead an 8-mile walk
starting at 10 am from
Hoar Park Farm Craft Village.
The Walk is about 8.3 miles with the tea/coffee/soup stop at Church End.
(Toilet was available on day of recce).
Pub Stop after almost 5 miles is at Waggon Load of Lime in Old Arley.
After the pub stop, we continue through Arley Wood, passing by Hoar Hall
and back to the cars.
The walk as varied terrain including tracks, pasture, farmland, woods, and a golf course.
Hoar Park Farm Craft Village,
Grid reference: SP272921
Nearest postcode: B46 2NR
Start time: 10:00
This is a circular walk
The Wagon Load of Lime had an excellent "Wainwright", John Smiths and the dreaded Doombar. Also a wide selection of lagers, ciders etc. on out recce day.
Strand: Follow us on Facebook. http:www.facebook.com/Hinckley Ramblers, Hinckley Ramblers Thursday walks, Day walk, packed lunch required.
Local walk grade: Moderate
Surroundings: Farmland, Woodland
Facilities: Refreshments, Toilet, Shelter, Parking
Theme: Wildlife, nature, History, heritage
We are located in Leicestershire with Charnwood Forest, Bosworth Field, Bradgate Park all nearby . Further afield we also travel to the Cotswolds ,the Derbyshire Peak District and other counties.
Give us a try!
This is one of hundreds of Ramblers group walks for all ages and abilities every week - all led by our experienced walk leaders.
You’re welcome to join us on any of our walks to see if the Ramblers is for you. Then, once you’ve enjoyed the views, fun, exhilaration and good company, it’s just a case of becoming a member.
Do make sure you're fit enough and have the right footwear and clothing for the walk you want to do, though. You can contact the group or leader if in doubt.