13th May 2022

Walk 53 Medstead North West Loop

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A beautiful walk from Medstead Village Green to Bentworth via Tinkers Lane, Mucklands Lane Gaston Wood and Jennie Green Lane.

Start time and meeting point:

9:30 am Medstead Village Green

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Approx distance and duration:
5.5 miles / 2.5 hours

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Walk Leader:

Alison Lackey



Additional information:

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

Dogs are welcome but MUST be kept on a lead.

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.

If you are unable to attend the walk please let us know ASAP by emailing community@alton.gov.uk or call 07909 251108. Please only contact the walk leader on the day.

Walk 54 The Six Hills of Alton: East Circuit

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This walk covers 4 of the Alton Six Hills. Starting from the Town Hall walking through the flood meadows then up the hill above Greenfields estate. From here walking via roads and paths to the hill at Upper Ansty Lane with views across Holybourne and south over the South Downs. From here across the Wey valley through Holybourne to Copt Hill and Neatham Down with many magnificent views. Finally via paths and roads across to Windmill Hill and more lovely views before descending back to the town centre.

There will be short breaks along the route.

Start time and meeting point:

10:00 am Market Square, Alton, GU23 1HD

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Distance / Approx duration:

8 miles / 4 hours

Difficulty:



Walk Leader:

Paul Ebbutt - 07887 628298 (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, bring water and snacks.

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.

Walk 55 Hedgerow Foraging Walk

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Slow meander as we discover a range of edible plants in our fields and hedgerows. It is a short, easy, there-and-back walk - the focus is on hunting for edible plants rather than on distance. A short and gentle they are suitable for a whole range of fitness levels.

Start time and meeting point:

10:30 am Selborne, outside the Churchyard entrance.

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Distance / Approx duration:

1 hour

Difficulty:



Walk Leader:

Helen - Wild Seasons Foraging 

 

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, water and 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.

Walk 56 Alton Town Guides: Town Walk

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A guided walk and talk tour around the town and stopping at key historic landmarks in Alton such as St Lawrence Church and the Friends Meeting House

Start time and meeting point:

2:00 pm Curtis Museum, Alton 

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Approx distance and duration:

2 miles / 1.5 hours

Difficulty:


Walk Leader:

Alton Town Guides

 

Additional information:

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

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 and clothing.

If you are unable to attend the walk please let us know ASAP by emailing community@alton.gov.uk or call 07909 251108. Please only contact the walk leader on the day.