Saturday, 16 May 2020
Start time: 9:20
(Estimated finish time: 18:30)
Leisurely 8.7 miles / 14 km
A linear walk to explore the eastern end of the Kennet and Avon canal. After a walk along the Thames Path to the confluence with the River Kennet it is through Reading and out into open country with numerous locks to Theale. Many things to see on the way. Picnic lunch. Map Explorer 159. Please note finish time of 1830 is approximate.
Meet at Hedge End station at 0920 to get a day return ticket to Reading on the 0940 train. £26.30 (£17.35 with Railcard or Group Save if in groups of 3 or more*). Change at Basingstoke arrive at 10.37. Single from Theale to Reading £4 (£2.65*). If you travel by car and park in Reading or travel from another station you must notify the leader.
Grid reference: SU714738
Nearest postcode: RG1 8FP
Start time: 09:20
This is a linear walk
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