Walks Prog

Sat 15th Dec 2018
Group Walk - 16ml. 09.00 St Pancras Station (Beneath statue of snogging couple). Start GR TQ300830, Finish GR TQ332817. Finish Liverpool Street Station (anywhere but Wetherspoons!). A quirky walk visiting rivers, canals, parks and loads of stations. Anoraks most welcome. Moderate pace. . C: Susanne Waldschmidt
Group Walk - 14ml. 08:00 Start at Trafalgar Square (At the top of the steps outside The National Gallery). Finish at The Liberty Bounds, Tower Hill. After meeting at Trafalgar Square to witness sunrise we promptly retire to The Lord Moon of the Mall for breakfast! From there the walk will start at 09:30 and…
Group Walk - 19ml. 09.30 Petts Wood Station. (GR TQ444675). We then follow the London Loop and head to Downe for lunch (options of pubs). Then back to Loop, finishing at Sovereign of Seas for a celebratory drink. C: Neil Cook Telephone number in Strider
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Group Walk - 13ml. 11:00 Start Kings Cross Mainline Station. Kings Boulevard Exit (adjacent to Platforms 9 and 10) Finish: Embankment Station. Linear. Easy Pace 13 miles. This will be a gentle introduction to the walking New Year. Note late start and shorter distance. To commemorate the 100th anniversary of…
Sat 5th Jan 2019

Sea, Sun and Sand - Event Details Updated

Group Walk - 13ml. 10:00 Benfleet Station (9:13 Liverpool St) Finish Southend Central Station. Our annual mid week jaunt now open to weekenders. A chance to top up your suntan as we follow the Thames as it nears its mouth in the North Sea. The invigorating breeze will quickly blow away the winter blues. Beware…
Sat 12th Jan 2019
Group Walk - 19ml. 09.05 Circular from Amersham station (8.27 from Marylebone) north via Chesham and Ley Hill. (GR SU964983). Pub or picnic lunch at Ashley Green. Some woodland tracks could be very muddy. C: Jerome Ripp
Sat 19th Jan 2019
Group Walk - 18ml. 09.30 Horsham Railway Station. A circular walk around the rural environs of Horsham. There will be an option for a pub lunch, or you can bring your own packed lunch. C: Ian Fairweather Telephone number in Strider
Sat 26th Jan 2019
Group Walk - 20ml. 08.49 Haslemere Station (08.00 from Waterloo). (GR SU898329). Using Sussex Border Path, New Lipchis Way and Serpent Trail, then Lurgashall and Northchapel. C: Nigel Heys
Group Walk - 17ml. 09.00 Meet Greenwich Observatory. Finish Dartford rail station. Start GR TQ388773, Finish GR TQ543743. This is the first of five walks which, in total, cover a 97ml route between the Timeballs at Greenwich & Deal, going over 9 hills on which the relay stations of the predecessor mechanical…
Sat 9th Feb 2019
Group Walk - 18ml. 09.15 Great Missenden station (8.27 from Marylebone). (GR SP895014). Circular walk with lots of hills, woods, views; few buildings or people. Lunch at Lee; The Old Swan or picnic. C: Jerome Ripp
Group Walk - 19ml. 09.00 Meet Dartford rail station. Finish Rochester rail station. Start GR TQ543743, Finish GR TQ745685. This is the second of five walks which, in total, cover a 97ml route between the Timeballs at Greenwich & Deal, going over 9 hills on which the relay stations of the predecessor…
Sat 23rd Feb 2019
Group Walk - 18ml. 9:05 Meet Harlington stn Bedfordshire (Train - 8.05 from London bridge) General info:- Pub stop @ Lilley Arms, Lilley or bring your own packed lunch. Please bring your head torch. Circular hike via Chiltern AONB - Sharpenhoe Clappers, Streatley, Sundon Hill. Pub stop @ Lilley Arms,…
Group Walk - 18ml. 09.19 Pulborough. Train from Waterloo at 07:54 or Clapham Junction 08:13. Start GR TQ042186, Finish GR TQ026118. A linear walk, mostly along the South West Sussex Literary Trail ending at Amberley with lunch at Cootham near Storrington. C: Peter Buchwald
Group Walk - 21ml. 09.10 Meet Rochester rail station. Finish Teynham rail station. Start GR TQ745685, Finish GR TQ957630. This is the third of five walks which, in total, cover a 97ml route between the Timeballs at Greenwich & Deal, going over 9 hills on which the relay stations of the predecessor mechanical…
Group Walk - 28ml. 08.30 Meet BFI South Bank (under Waterloo Bridge) at the Riverside entrance. Start GR TQ308803, Finish GR TQ379836. Follows the route of the Capital Challenge event being held on the 6th April. Lunch will be at a cafe but please bring sandwiches to save time; it’s a long walk and we will…
Group Walk - 19ml. 09.35 Meet Teynham rail station. Finish Chilham rail station. Start GR TQ957630, Finish GR TR078536. This is the fourth of five walks which, in total, cover a 97ml route between the Timeballs at Greenwich & Deal, going over 9 hills on which the relay stations of the predecessor mechanical…
Sat 30th Mar 2019
Group Walk - 20ml. 09.44 Billingshurst railway station (dep London Victoria 8.36). (GR TQ088251). Lunch TBC. C: Lonica Vanclay Telephone number in Strider
Sat 6th Apr 2019

2019 Capital Challenge - Event Details Updated

Challenge Event - 28ml. This is the third year of the Capital Challenge, a 28 mile linear hike, incorporating 1,100ft of ascent, taking in London’s finest parks and architecture Start GR TQ308803, Finish GR TQ379837. The walk sets off from the Southbank, under Waterloo Bridge, and finishes near the Olympic Park in…
Group Walk - 27ml. 09.35 Meet Chilham rail station. Finish near Deal rail station. Start GR TR078536, Finish GR TR378524. This is the fifth of five walks which, in total, cover a 97ml route between the Timeballs at Greenwich & Deal, going over 9 hills on which the relay stations of the predecessor mechanical…
Sat 20th Apr 2019
Group Walk - 22ml. 09.00 North Downs Way from Dunton Green to Chatham. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details. C: Adam Pode
Sat 27th Apr 2019
Group Walk - 18ml. 09.15 Broxbourne station (0840 or 0843 from Liverpool Street). (GR TL374072). A circular walk, out via Hertfordshire's only National Nature Reserve, lunch in Hertford (Wetherspoons or local café), back by the New River. No dogs except registered assistance dogs. C: Peter Alymer Telephone…
Sat 4th May 2019
Group Walk - 20ml. 09.08 Hassocks (London Bridge 08:18) Buy returns to Brighton. Start GR TQ305155, Finish GR TQ311050. Linear walk from Hassocks to Brighton. 20 miles on the final stretch to the seaside up the downs, through some bottoms and an urban walk (swim?) at the end. C: Jerome Ripp Telephone number in…
Group Walk - Walk TBC. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details. C: Ron Williamson
Sat 18th May 2019
Group Walk - 20ml. 09.30 Folkestone Central Station (St Pancras Intl 08:37). Linear walk from Folkestone Deal via Capel, Dover & St Margarets. No dogs except assistance dogs. Buy return train tickets to Deal. C: Roderick Smith Telephone number in Strider
Group Walk - *** Please email london.walks@ldwa.org.uk if you would be interested in leading on this date ***. Note - this walk could be on the Saturday or Sunday. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Sat 1st Jun 2019
Group Walk - 22ml. 9:10 Alton railway station (dep London Waterloo 8.00). (GR SU723397). Lunch in Selborne - choice of pub, cafe or shop. C: Lonica Vanclay Telephone number in Strider
Group Walk - Walk TBC. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details. C: Ron Williamson
Group Walk - *** Please email london.walks@ldwa.org.uk if you would be interested in leading on this date ***. Note - this walk could be on the Saturday or Sunday. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Mon 17th Jun 2019
Group Walk - Walk TBC. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details. C: Peter Aylmer
Group Walk - *** Please email london.walks@ldwa.org.uk if you would be interested in leading on this date ***. Note - this walk could be on the Saturday or Sunday. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Sat 29th Jun 2019
Group Walk - 20ml. 9:00 Petersfield Station (8:00 from Waterloo). (GR SU743235). Circular walk via Selborne & East Meon. No Dogs. C: Rod Smith Telephone number in Strider
Sun 30th Jun 2019
Group Walk - 21ml. 9:15 Hildenborough railway station. (GR TQ556485). Flat walk circling Bough Beech across Low Weald. C: David Thornton Telephone number in Strider. E: david.thornton@uk.toyota-industries.eu
Sat 6th Jul 2019
Group Walk - 22ml. 9:40 Chichester station (depart London Victoria 08.06, East Croydon 08.23). (GR SU858043). A circular walk taking in the local hills of Kingley Vale and the Trundle. Lunch: TBC. C: Gavin Fuller Telephone number in Strider
Group Walk - *** Please email london.walks@ldwa.org.uk if you would be interested in leading on this date ***. Note - this walk could be on the Saturday or Sunday. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Sat 20th Jul 2019
Group Walk - Walk TBC. Check LDWA website nearer the time. C: Peter Buchwald
Group Walk - *** Please email london.walks@ldwa.org.uk if you would be interested in leading on this date ***. Note - this walk could be on the Saturday or Sunday. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Group Walk - *** Please email london.walks@ldwa.org.uk if you would be interested in leading on this date ***. Note - this walk could be on the Saturday or Sunday. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Group Walk - *** Please email london.walks@ldwa.org.uk if you would be interested in leading on this date ***. Note - this walk could be on the Saturday or Sunday. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Group Walk - *** Please email london.walks@ldwa.org.uk if you would be interested in leading on this date ***. Note - this walk could be on the Saturday or Sunday. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Group Walk - *** Please email london.walks@ldwa.org.uk if you would be interested in leading on this date ***. Note - this walk could be on the Saturday or Sunday. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Group Walk - *** Please email london.walks@ldwa.org.uk if you would be interested in leading on this date ***. Note - this walk could be on the Saturday or Sunday. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Group Walk - Walk details TBC nearer the time. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details. C: Dave Strachan
Group Walk - 30ml. Guildford - Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Sat 5th Oct 2019
Group Walk - 30ml. Guildford - Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details
Sat 26th Oct 2019
Group Walk - Walk TBC. Check LDWA London website closer to the time for details. C: Ron Williamson
Sat 16th Nov 2019
Group Walk - 18.5ml. 9:15 East Croydon station. (GR TQ328660). An undulating walk exploring the parks and open spaces between Croydon and Addington. Lunch: The White Bear, Fickleshole. C: Gavin Fuller Telephone number in Strider