B walk around the Meon Valley NB START TIME
Thursday, 7 March 2019
Start time: 9:45
(Estimated finish time: 14:30)
Moderate 10.5 miles / 16.9 km
Meeting in the parking area in the village this is a classic B walk to the west and north of Droxford with a few hills to tackle. Good weather will bring great views of the Meon Valley. Stops for coffee and lunch.
POST RECCE UPDATE 1 MAR 19
Gentle undulating walk with the odd short sharp ascent. Last 1.5mi is flat. Some slippery and sticky paths and a waterlogged track (2 in deep) so waterproof boots a MUST and gaiters/pole recommended. Don't forget coffee and lunch stops and NOTE NEW START TIME 0945 TO DECONFLICT WITH OTHERS WALKING AT 1000.
Park just off the A32 opposite Park Lane in the large gravelled entrance area to the Church
Grid reference: SU606182
Nearest postcode: SO32 3RF
Start time: 09:45
This is a circular walk
Straighforward B walk routing via Fir Down, Shepherds Down, Steynes Fm, Exton, Meonstoke and Railway Line. Stops for coffee and lunch.
Local walk grade: B
Ascent: 287 m / 943 feet
Surroundings: Village, Hill, Farmland, Woodland
Designation: National Park
The Meon Group offers 3 walks of varying lengths every Sunday throughout the year with some mid-week walks. Our walks are mainly in Hampshire and West Sussex with occasional trips across to the Isle of Wight. Extras include coach based walks and ...
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