Saturday, 17 August 2019
Start time: 10:30
Moderate 11 miles / 17.7 km
WESSEX WANDERER RAILWAY WALK
Trains: Bristol Temple Meads 08:40 arr. Chetnole 10:26
or Weymouth 08:53 arr. 09:26
Walk to Maiden Newton via Woolcombe, Frome St Quentin, Lower Wraxall and Chilfrome.
Return trains from Maiden Newton: to Bristol Temple Meads 17:55 or to Weymouth 16:38
WESSEX WANDERER RAILWAY WALKS
Public Guided Walks from stations on the Bristol to Weymouth Railway Line. No need to book. Walks start at the arrival station indicated. For linear walks buy a ticket to the station that is furthest from your departure station. Note that return tickets are much cheaper than two singles.
Non-members are welcome to join the walks, but after three walks will be encouraged to join The Ramblers.
Please wear strong shoes or walking boots and bring waterproofs, food and drink.
Dogs – Guide Dogs and Assistance Dogs only.
For enquiries about the walks call the walk leader or the Programme Co-ordinator 0117 933 4998 or go to www.wessexrailwaywalks.org.uk
Organised and led by volunteers who are members of the Avon, Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire & Swindon Areas of the Ramblers with support from the Heart of Wessex Rail Partnership and Great Western Railway.
Start at Chetnole station
Grid reference: ST597076
Nearest postcode: DT9 6PJ
Start time: 10:30
Finish at Maiden Newton station
Grid reference: SY599979
Nearest postcode: DT2 0AF
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.