22nd May 2022

Walk 83 Hampshire Bat Group: Evening Bat Walk

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Join us at dusk for a guided walk around King's Pond in search of some of our bat population. We'll lend you a bat detector so that you can hear, and maybe even see. It's an amazing opportunity to find out about bats – where they live, what they eat and how they find their way in the dark.

Start time and meeting point:

8:45 pm King's Pond, Ashdell Road, Alton 

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Approx distance and duration:

1 mile / 2 hours

Difficulty:



Walk Leader:

Hampshire Bat Group




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 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.

Walk 84 Alton Ramblers: Villages round Alton

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From Alton along river to Neatham, then East Worldham, Wyck and Upper Froyle. Bring lunch.

Start time and meeting point:

9:30 am Alton Health Centre rear car park

Meeting Location:

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Distance / Approx duration:

10 miles / 5 hours

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Walk Leader:

Lynn Frances (Please only call on the day of the walk)

Additional information:

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

Sorry no dogs.

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 85 Chawton House Estate

 

FULLY BOOKED CLICK HERE FOR WAITING LIST

A gentle level walk around the Chawton House Estate with some historical details and viewing the local natural environment.

There will be a lunch stop for either a picnic on the lawn or a take away from the tea shed/shop.


Start time and meeting point:

11:00 am Meet outside Outside Chawton Village Hall

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Approx distance and duration:

4 miles / 2 hours hours

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Walk Leader:

Beth Scott 


Additional information:

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

Dogs 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.

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 86 West of Alton Circuit with views and churches


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Starting at St Lawrence church Alton walking via flood meadows and footpaths up to Shalden then over the hill to Lasham. Then via paths and minor roads to Bentworth taking care crossing the A339. Then over more hills with fine views to Beech and the final leg, the return to Alton via minor roads and paths finishing at All Saints Church.

Start time and meeting point:

1:00 pm St Lawrence church

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Distance / Approx duration:

10 miles / 5 hours

Difficulty:

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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 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 and snacks 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.