15 April – Corsham Wanderers

Sunday 15th April

The April monthly ramble of about 10 miles starts in the village of Wellow, about 5 miles south of Bath, at 10 am.

Please park in the free car park in Station Road (OS map 142 Grid ref 738 581).

The walk will pass Stoney Littleton Long Barrow. Please bring a picnic lunch.
Optional post walk refreshments at the Fox and Badger PH.

Corsham walkers can meet in the Co-op car park on Newlands Road at 9 am to car share. Please check return arrangements with the driver first.

4 WALKS SOLD OUT ALREADY!

Walk FRI1 Hartham Grounds and Weavern Wonders sold out in 4 days – a festival record!

Walk SAT3 Wildflower Walk sold out in 7 days – another record for this one!

Walk FRI 2 Scenic Vistas from Box to Monkton Farleigh – Sold Out. GOOD NEWS – MORE PLACES ADDED TO FRI2 SO PLEASE TRY AGAIN TO BOOK!

Walk SUN 5 Castle Combe’s Babbling Brooks etc – Sold Out

Other walks and the evening event are filling rapidly too. To secure a place on your first choice of events, we suggest booking NOW via the Book Now buttons on the Festival Walks page – http://corshamwalkingfestival.org.uk/festival-walks-2018/.

13 April – St Bart’s

The April walk is about 9 miles, meeting at 10:00 hrs at The New Inn, Lower Westwood, Nr Bradford on Avon, BA15 2AE. Permission has kindly been given for car parking.

Walkers wishing to car share may rendezvous at 09:15 hrs at St Philip and St James Church, Church Rise, Neston.

Suggest bringing picnic/snack

St. Bartholomew’s Walking Group

3 April – Tuesday Tramp

Starts 10:00 am at the Fox & Hounds pub, Colerne, SN14 8DB. Grid ref: ST 818 711.
Parking is at the pub or adjacent Constitutional Club.

This 5 mile moderate, often hilly walk takes approx 3 hours around the various footpaths of Colerne Parish.

Lunch is available at the Fox and Hounds. Bring a mid morning snack.
Not suitable for pushchairs. The walk may be steep and muddy in places, and may include stiles.
Walkers are responsible for their own safety.

At the walk finish there will be an opportunity to donate to the Cotswold Countryside Fund, enabling the Cotswold Voluntary Wardens to maintain stiles, paths, dry stone walls and so forth.

Led by Cotswold Wardens: Russell Harding, Sid Gould, Robert Herbert.

It is adviseable to check the website for changes, especially during bad weather –

Guided Walks

BOOKING STARTS TUES 3 APRIL!

Yes, only two weeks until booking for Corsham Walking Festival 2018 opens. Many of the walks sell out quickly, so it’s a good idea to decide beforehand which ones are for you. The brochure will be available at local outlets in about a week’s time.

A warm welcome awaits you in our Walkers Are Welcome accredited town –

20 March – Box Walk

Box Monthly Walk

Starts 10:00 am from the free car park near Selwyn Hall, Valens Terrace, Box, SN13 8NT.

The walk is approximately 5 miles and takes about 3 hours around the various footpaths of Box Parish. There may be hills and stiles.

Bring a mid morning snack.
Not suitable for pushchairs.

Led by Sid Gould

18 March – Wanderers – CANCELLED

CANCELLED DUE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL

Our March ramble starts at 10:00 am on Sunday 18 March from the War Memorial at the end of the High Street, near the Parish Church of St John, Colerne, SN14 8DP. On Street parking is available.

The walk is approximately 5 miles in length. Following the walk is the opportunity for lunch at the Six Bells Inn, Colerne. Places are limited so please book and give food choices. Details in Wanderer’s newsletter.

Please meet in the Co-op car park, Newlands Road, Corsham to car share at 9:30 am. Walkers needing a lift please first check return arrangements with their driver.

6 March – Tuesday Tramp

Starts 10:00 am at the Fox & Hounds pub, Colerne, SN14 8DB. Grid ref: ST 818 711.
Parking is at the pub or adjacent Constitutional Club.

This 5 mile moderate, often hilly walk takes approx 3 hours around the various footpaths of Colerne Parish.

Lunch is available at the Fox and Hounds. Bring a mid morning snack.
Not suitable for pushchairs. The walk may be steep and muddy in places, and may include stiles.
Walkers are responsible for their own safety.

At the walk finish there will be an opportunity to donate to the Cotswold Countryside Fund, enabling the Cotswold Voluntary Wardens to maintain stiles, paths, dry stone walls and so forth.

Led by Cotswold Wardens: Russell Harding, Sid Gould, Robert Herbert.

It is adviseable to check the website for changes, especially during bad weather –

Guided Walks

20 Feb – Box Walk

Box Monthly Walk

Starts 10:00 am from the free car park near Selwyn Hall, Valens Terrace, Box, SN13 8NT.

The walk is approximately 5 miles and takes about 3 hours around the various footpaths of Box Parish. There may be hills and stiles.

Bring a mid morning snack.
Not suitable for pushchairs.

Led by Sid Gould