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Kensington, Chelsea & Westminster Group

We are the Kensington, Chelsea and Westminster 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

Preregistration preferred **

Moderately paced 8 mile walk over undulating terrain. Walking through hidden valleys, ancient woods and quaint old farms. Fine views of Bewl Water Reservoir.

Note from 9 March recce: Muddy in places - walking poles recommended. 

Route: Sussex Border path to Cousley Wood, drop down to Bewl Water Reservoir and walk along its edge, up to the hilltop village of Wadhurst, then return to Wadhurst station.

Drop out point: after 6 miles for 254 bus from Wadhurst village to Wadhurst/Tunbridge Wells station.

Lunch: Picnic lunch, possibility of tea at Wadhurst Village.

Meet at Wadhurst Station at 11.15.

Travel: Charing Cross 09.59/Waterloo East 10.02/London Bridge 10.08 - arr Wadhurst 11.13. Check trains day before.

Ticket/Fare: Day Return to Wadhurst £22.90/Railcard £15.10/SRC+FP £10.85.

Finish: Wadhurst station at around 16.15.

Leader: Charmian G 07752 547 696.

** Please register to let us know you plan to come - and to be notified of last minute cancellation/transport changes etc.

Registration - via Eventbrite only - opens Sun 10 Mar at 09.00 and closes Frid 15 Mar at 18.30.

Eventbrite registration - use web link below

Saturday, 16 March 2024
Start time:
11:15 am
Estimated finish time:
4:15 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
12.9km / 8.0mi
Ascent:
N/A
Type:
circular

Features

  • Accessible by public transport
  • No car needed

Starting point

Grid reference:
TQ 62134 33001
Nearest postcode:
TN5 6SB
what3words:
deeds.swelling.less
Start time:
11:15 am

Wadhurst Station

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