Sunday, 18 August 2019
Meeting time: 9:00
Start time: 9:45
(Estimated finish time: 15:30)
Leisurely 9 miles / 14.5 km
A walk in the rural parish of Hanbury combining wildlife-rich hedgerows, woodland, pasture, farm tracks, a section of the Worcester and Birmingham canal towpath, Brick Kiln Pool, the National Trust's Hanbury Hall and the best of conversation!
We will also walk the start of the saltway or salt road, a Roman and medieval packhorse route taking salt from Droitwich to the east, so no need to bring salt for your sandwiches!
For car share, Sandwell Road car park, West Bromwich.
Grid reference: SP002916
Nearest postcode: B70 8TQ
Meeting time: 09:00
Piper's Hill free car park (West side of B4091), Piper's Hill, Hanbury, near Bromsgrove, Worcestershire. 24 miles from West Bromwich.
Grid reference: SO957652
Nearest postcode: B60 4AS
Start time: 09:45
This is a circular walk
Surroundings: Village, Farmland, River, canal, Woodland, Country park
Designation: Historic park/garden
Theme: Wildlife, nature, History, heritage
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.