Alton Group logo.

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

We start from the car park of The White Hart and out into the surrounding countryside then return to Alton Town and make our way up to the Flood Meadows. We will then return to The White Hart for Coffee via St Swithun's Way.

Please bring a drink and snack. There will be a short stop, 10 mins or so at the flood meadows. Suitable Winter walking wear is required and walking boots, walking shoes.   

Saturday, 9 December 2023
Start time:
9:15 am
Estimated finish time:
11:30 am
Difficulty:
Easy
Distance:
8.3km / 5.2mi
Ascent:
N/A
Type:
circular

The walk has a few climbs but nothing too taxing.  It may also be muddy. Hopefully we'll see a few wild birds at the flood meadows, coots, moor hens and ducks. 

Features

  • Refreshments available (Pub/cafe)
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Car parking available
  • Dog friendly
  • No car needed

Starting point

Grid reference:
SU 73621 40939
Nearest postcode:
GU34 4EU
what3words:
shaky.hotspots.marsh
Start time:
9:15 am

Car park which is at the rear of The White Hart Pub, Holybourne. The Pub is opposite the Village shop

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