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Alton Group

We are the Alton Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking

Overview

Starting from Cheriton Recreation Ground, we'll walk along the Itchen River bank and gradually climb the hill with some good views.  The route continues skirting Hinton Ampner and across the fields on the Wayfarers Walk past Kilmeston until we take the South Downs Way until we head back to Cheriton along Honey Lane. 

Sunday, 7 April 2024
Meeting time:
9:20 am
Start time:
10:00 am
Estimated finish time:
2:30 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
16.4km / 10.2mi
Ascent:
104.9m / 344ft
Type:
circular

Bring a snack, lunch and a drink.

There are some slopes.  Some areas may be muddy and there are a number of stiles.  Please wear sturdy footwear.

Meeting point

Grid reference:
SU 72369 39871
Nearest postcode:
GU34 2QX
what3words:
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Meeting time:
9:20 am

Alton Health Centre rear car park, Anstey Road, Alton.

Starting point

Grid reference:
SU 57970 28241
Nearest postcode:
SO24 0QH
what3words:
caged.aquatics.clubbing
Start time:
10:00 am

Cheriton Recreation Ground car park, Westfield Road, Cheriton. From the village green take Westfield Road and pass The Flowerpots Pub on your left, the recreation ground car park is shortly after on the right. Leader will be at start point.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking