16th May 2022

Walk 63 - Cheriton Explorer

Starting from the Recreation Ground car park, the route goes through Tichbourne via the Kings Way and Itchen Way to Alresford. Then south to pass the Battle of Cheriton memorial and on to Bramdean church and Hinton Ampner, before returning to Cheriton. 


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Start time and meeting point:

Start time is 9:00am Cheriton Recreation Ground Car Park
Grid reference  SU580283

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Approx distance and duration:

13 miles / 5 - 6 hours

Walk Key:

Walk Leader:

Ian Beveridge 


Additional information:

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

Sorry no dogs allowed.

Please arrive 15 minutes 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.

Please only book if you are definitely able to attend. We do understand that circumstances change sometimes, if you 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 64 Binsted, Froyle Mill and Isington circuit

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The walk starts at Binsted and heads down towards Froyle Mill, then across to Isington Mill, returning via Isington and Bottom Copse. The walk is mostly on footpaths or tracks, with a short stretch of lane walking. It crosses the railway line by foot crossing south of Froyle Mill. There are six stiles.

Start time and meeting point:

10:00 am Binsted Recreation Ground

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Distance / Approx duration:

4.5 miles / 2.5 hours

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Walk Leader:

Maddy 


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.

Walk 65 Alton circuit via the high ground between Wey & Itchen 

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Starting at Alton Town Hall walking via the Butts & Chawton then up to the ridge at Four Marks via footpaths and tracks for magnificent views both sides. Then dropping down to Farringdon and after crossing the A32 rising up again to the high ground between Farringdon and Selborne and more magnificent views. Just north of Selborne we take paths back to Alton via fields before crossing the A31 at grade and the final ascent up Windmill Hill where you can survey in full the route taken. Finally a gentle descent back into Alton town centre. There will be opportunites for breaks and to enjoy the spectacular views.

Start time and meeting point:

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

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Distance / Approx duration:

12 miles / 6 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 and bring water.

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.