Sat 29 February 2020 09:45 - 5 miles/8.1 km - Easy (Finishes 11:45 approx.)
North Warnborough to Winchfield
Starts at 09:45: 0920 no13 bus from Basingstoke to North Warnborough arr 0943 walk start 0945
Alight at Priors Corner by roundabout. Train back from Winchfield to Basingstoke. (RG21 7AA, SU639523)
Basingstoke Canal and Three Castles Path. Lunch at Winchfield Inn.
Group: North Hampshire Downs
Estimated finish time: 11:45
Contact: Tony S, 07776 103465
Sat 29 February 2020 10:00 - 10.2 miles/16.4 km - Moderate (Finishes 15:30 approx.)
Starts at 10:00: Park and meet at the Recreation Ground almost opposite the Flower Pots Inn. (SO24 0QQ, SU579282)
Please note change of date - this walk was originally on the programme for 1st March. Circular walk via Cheriton Mill, Hinton Ampner and Kilmeston along parts of the Wayfarer's Walk and South Downs Way. Good views. Picnic lunch. Map OL32/132.
Estimated finish time: 15:30
Contact: Helen and Pauline, 07366778092/07759885207 or 02380615786, HelenStorey1@icloud.com
Sat 29 February 2020 10:00 - 5 miles/8.1 km - Moderate
Starts at 10:00: PO9 6AD, SU731106
Park either in Recreation Ground car park or around village green. Meet at West end of village green for a walk through Havant Thicket, returning across Deerslaughter Plain to The Avenue and Gipsies Plain.
Group: South East Hants
Local grade: B
Contact: Rod W, 023 9275 5837 or 0771 449 0698
Sat 29 February 2020 10:00 - 9.6 miles/15.4 km - Leisurely (Finishes 14:45 approx.)
East Meon to Butser Hill
Starts at 10:00: East Meon village car-park in Workhouse Lane (GU32 1PF, SU677221)
Meet at 09:25: Cosham Railway Station north side short stay parking.
If lift required please contact walk leader a few days prior to the walk. (PO6 3BD, SU657051)
A 9.6 mile circular walk from East Meon to Butser Hill via Ramsdean returning via the South Downs Way and Coombe Cross. Gently undulating apart from one major ascent. Total ascent 1100ft.
Leader to join at start of walk.
In addition do contact DBN on 02392 529490 to see if a lift is possible from Cosham.
Local grade: C
Estimated finish time: 14:45
Contact: Peter R, 01730890091 or 07870643431, email@example.com
Ascent metres: 335
Ascent feet: 1100
Suitability: Dog friendly
Special status: National Park
Sat 29 February 2020 10:00 - 6.6 miles/10.6 km - Moderate (Finishes 13:45 approx.)
Starts at 10:00: Oakley, exact details can be obtained from the Walk Leader or by meeting at the Meeting Point to car share. (RG23 7HD, SU570510)
Meet at 09:30: Meet to car share at Keens House, Anton Mill Rd, Andover (SP10 2NQ, SU362451)
A walk from Oakley via Tangier Park, White Down Farm and Malshanger Park, some hills though not too steep and some mud but just a regular amount all being well for this part of the world and season.
Estimated finish time: 13:45
Contact: Little John H, 07787836357
Sat 29 February 2020 10:00 - 5 miles/8 km - Leisurely
BUSKETTS LAWN 10 am: 5 miles
Starts at 10:00: Start at BUSKETTS LAWN CP Note for Satnav users. The start point does not have a postcode, the nearest postcode shown may be misleading. (SO40 7GN, SU312112)
Walk from BUSKETTS LAWN CP . this will now be a road walk as the forest route originally planned is flooded.
Group: New Forest
Walk leader: John N
Contact: John N, 02380 864525 : 0
Sat 29 February 2020 13:30 - 7 miles/11.3 km - Moderate
West Dean Circular
Starts at 13:30: Start & park by the village green by the stream, please park considerately. Map Ex131. (SP5 1JA, SU256269)
Wooded area & some stiles
Contact: Michael, 07500 947773, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sat 29 February 2020 13:30 - 5 miles/8.1 km - Leisurely (Finishes 16:00 approx.)
Hinton Ampner Circular
Starts at 13:30: Going East along the A272. Go past the entrance to Hinton Ampner on your right, turn right up Hinton Hill, go through Hinton Ampner, sharp left hand turn followed by sharp right hand turn.
Park on verge, off road, under the trees (SO24 0LA, SU598270)
A lovely walk through the countryside near Hinton Ampner.
Due to the recent rain, parts of the walk are very muddy, so extra care should be taken!
Group: Hampshire 40+ Walking
Estimated finish time: 16:00
Contact: Derek C, 07815 560607
Sat 29 February 2020 13:30 - 5 miles/8 km - Leisurely
CASTLE HILL, Woodgreen**WALK CANCELLED**
Starts at 13:30: The CASTLE HILL walk is cancelled (SP6 2AY, SU170167)
The walk planned from CASTLE HILL CP has been cancelled due to safety reasons
Group: New Forest
Walk leader: Tessa & Mike
Contact: Tessa & Mike, 01425 617702
Sun 1 March 2020 09:30 - 15 miles/24.1 km - Moderate (Finishes 15:45 approx.)
A day's walk in the South Downs from Harting Down
Starts at 09:30: Harting Down NT car park off the B2141 towards Chichester from South Harting (GU31 5PN, SU789181)
We will follow the South Downs Way to Foxcombe before following the Sussex Border Path south to Chalton and Idsworth Down. We will then head east past Idsworth Church, Compton and North Marden to Telegraph House
from where we will join the South Downs Way back to the start.
A hilly walk, there may be the opportunity for a quick drink in the pub or cafe at Compton at lunchtime.
Local grade: A
Estimated finish time: 15:45
Contact: Richard, 01489-579739 or 07423-093675, email@example.com
Ascent metres: 610
Ascent feet: 2000
Surroundings: Village, Open country, Hill
Special status: National Park