Friday 10th May

The Best of the Basingstoke Canal NEW for 2019

A scenic walk along the canal from Ash Vale to Odiham. Walkers will catch the 9.15 am train from Alton to Ash Vale and return to Alton by the 13 bus from Odiham. The scenery is varied and delightful and the walk is largely level; a good one for any people who want to try a longer walk!

Start time and meeting point:

9:45 am Ash Vale train station, east entrance

Distance / Approx duration:

15 miles / 6 hours

Difficulty:

Walk Leader:

Ian - 07766 174275 (please only contact on the day)

Additional information:

All walks are free to attend but you must book in advance.

Dogs welcome but MUST be on leads

All travel costs (buses, trains and parking) is at the expense of the walker.

Please arrive 15 mins before the start of the walk.

Please remember to wear suitable footwear, clothing and bring water and a packed lunch with you.

A majority of the walks are in the countryside/woodland so rest stops for toilets may not be possible.

If you are unable to attend the walk please let us know ASAP by emailing community@alton.gov.uk or call 01420 83986. Please only contact the walk leader on the day.



Nature Walk

A gentle walk along the river exploring the wildflowers on the banks and finishing off with some pond dipping.

Start time and meeting point:

2:00 pm Kings Pond car park, Alton

Distance / Approx duration:

2 miles / 2 – 4 hours

Difficulty:

Walk Leader:

Dr June

Additional information:

All walks are free to attend but you must book in advance.

Sorry no dogs allowed.

All travel costs (buses, trains and parking) is at the expense of the walker.

Please arrive 15 mins before the start of the walk. 

Please remember to wear suitable footwear, clothing and bring water with you.

A majority of the walks are in the countryside/woodland so rest stops for toilets may not be possible. 

If you are unable to attend the walk please let us know ASAP by emailing community@alton.gov.uk or call 01420 83986. Please only contact the walk leader on the day.