North Downs Way Stage One. Farnham to Guildford
Sunday, 14 January 2018
Meeting time: 8:45
Start time: 9:30
Moderate 11 miles / 17.7 km
RAIL ENGINEERING WORKS - Take the bus replacement service between Guildford and Woking then by train to Farnham, allow extra travelling time OR CAR SHUFFLE OPTION - MEETING TIME 8.45AM
IF WALKING AT ALL Please contact Leader to confirm.
The trail follows the banks of the River Wey before heading through woodland and into open fields with views of the Hogs Back. The walk continues around the north edge of Puttenham Common, into the village, then through part of the Loseley Estate and onto the banks of the River Wey, south of Guildford. It is a short walk along the South Wey Path into the centre of Guildford.
CAR SHUFFLE - to join the car shuffle meet at the Chantries car park, Pilgrims Way, off Shalford Road, Guildford A281 at 0845.
Shuffle to Farnham Station car park (Sunday charge £2) and thence the walk start for 0930
Grid reference: TQ004484
Nearest postcode: GU1 3TW
Meeting time: 08:45
Farnham Railway Station. Bring refreshments but a brief lunch stop in Good Intent PH, Puttenham.
Grid reference: SU843465
Nearest postcode: GU9 8AD
Start time: 09:30
Guildford Town Centre
Grid reference: SU994493
Nearest postcode: GU2 4HJ
This is a linear walk
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