Current walks


Please see below our forthcoming scheduled walks.

Walks are regularly added, so please keep checking these pages for up to date information.

As always, thanks to all members who volunteer to lead.
IT IS NOT NECESSARY TO BOOK A PLACE ON WALKS UNLESS SPECIFICALLY ADVISED.

HOWEVER, SOME WALKS ARE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS. IF THIS IS THE CASE CONTACT DETAILS WILL BE GIVEN AND YOU ARE ASKED TO CHECK AVAILABILITY WITH THE LEADER DIRECT.
SEPTEMBER 2021
Wed 22Leaders: Christine D and Sheila
Meet: for 10am start at Buriton Pond/Church CP. GR 740 200
Distance: 7/8 miles.
Details: Via the Milky Way, SDW, Sussex Border Path towards Quebec, Old Ditcham and Pitcroft Lane.
Sat 25Leaders: Gerald and Clare P.
Meet: for 10 am start in Cheriton by the green GR: 583 284. 
Limited parking available near the Green, so please car share where possible. 
Distance: 10 miles
Details: walk starts in Cheriton and includes a mix of paths, tracks and minor roads through Hinton Ampner and Kilmeston with lunch near The Milbury’s at  Beauworth (on the South Downs Way) before returning via Holden Farm.  The walk has limited shade along much of the route. Toilets available at The Milbury’s (assuming the pub is open). Total ascent 823ft. 
Wed 29Leader: Anne Herbert
Meet: for 10am start at Hambledon Church CP in drive to the left. GR 647 150
Distance: approximately 9 miles.
Walking above the village using lanes, tracks and paths. Hilly in places. Shorter option of 6 miles is possible.
OCTOBER 2021
Wed 6 OctoberThe following walk is fully subscribed.
However, if you would like to join the waiting list, please contact Sandy on 07957 181630.

We will re-run the walk in Spring 2022

The Octagon WalkFirst Stage
Leaders: Sandy and Malinka
Explore the Octagon Parish using easy to follow walks, produced to help guide visitors through a beautiful and unspoilt part of West Sussex.
The Octagon Parish is made up of eight villages with churches: Stansted, Racton, Stoughton, East Marden, North Marden, Up Marden, Compton and Forestside and two villages without churches: West Marden and Walderton.
Wed 13 The Octagon WalkSecond Stage
Leaders: Sandy and Malinka
See above
Sat 16 Leader: Lynne
Meet: Fishbourne Church CP, GR SU842046 for a 10am start. Please park considerately in the car park as the church use it frequently.
Distance: 10miles
Details: Level route via Dell Quay, Salterns Lock, West Itchenor (ferry £2.50 pp) and Bosham.
Wed 20 Leader: Margaret L
Meet: Old Winchester Hill CP for 10am start. GR SU 645 215
Distance: 7.5 miles
Details: An undulating walk with lovely views. First on South Downs Way, via Whitewool Farm and steady climb up Salt Hill to the former HMS Mercury. Then Monarchs Way, with a very short steep ascent up Teglease Down- reward for climb being lunch at top with superb view!
Stiles 6 stiles, all towards end of walk.
Sat 23VACANT
Wed 27Leader: Neville
Meet: for 10am start at Cheriton Recreation Ground. GR 580285
Distance: 8 miles
Details: Via Tichborne, Ovington and  Itchen Stoke.
Sat 30VACANT
NOVEMBER 2021
Wed 3Leader: Malinka
Meet: for 10am start at Iping Common.
Distance: approx 10 miles
FULL DETAILS TO FOLLOW SOON
Sat 6Leader: Lynne
London Walk
Details: To follow
Wed 10Leader: Christine T.
Meet: for 10 am start at Petworth Park NT CP. GR SU966238.  CP is about 1 mile further up the road from the one closer to the house. 
Distance: 8 miles
Details: Through the park, hopefully seeing rutting dear, then via Upperton, River, Lodge Farm and back through the park.  Good views and hopefully autumn colours. 
Stiles: some
DECEMBER 2021
Wed 15 DecemberLeaders: Hilary and Gordon
Meet: Liss
FULL DETAILS TO FOLLOW

……and as Christmas is just around the corner we are invited to Hilary and Gordon’s for hot drinks and mince pies after the walk.


CAR PARKING CHARGES at Selborne
were introduced in June 2021
Your registration plate will be read upon entry and exit of the car park. First 30 mins are free, after that you will be charged. You can pay via an app, by text, online or via the phone. You don’t have to pay on site you could pay once you’re at home and have signal. All the info you need is on the signs dotted around the carpark.
Charges apply 24/7
Parking is free if you are a visitor  
When you buy or show your admission tickets you will be asked if you need your parking validated. You will need to give your registration number to the Front of House Staff who will ensure you are not charged.
Cafe 
A price will be set that if you buy refreshments over that limit you will get free parking.