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Tuesday
11 December

Grade: 2
Miles: 5
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £1.80

Lunch: Picnic

Ledbury

Park: Homebase Ledbury (OS190) 701378

Round the Houses.  On our annual Round The Houses walk we will use paths on a route in and around Ledbury to visit 3 mystery hosts for morning coffee, lunch and afternoon tea. Please bring a mug, picnic lunch, slippers. Some paths may be muddy. Please share cars. Some steps and a couple of gentle slopes.

Thursday
13 December

Grade: 3
Miles: 7
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £1.10

Lunch: Picnic

Stowfield - to celebrate the re opening of the footbridge

Park: Stowfield near former cable factory layby just after Lydbrook (OL14) S0 589175

Along river, up onto Coppett Hill, down by Courtfields and back along river. A few stiles and one steep climb.

Tuesday
18 December

Grade: 3
Miles: 4.5
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £1.70

Lunch: Picnic

Osbaston, Monmouth

Park: 10 Lancaster Way, NP25 3BE (Park on street) 505146
Fields, country lanes, Buckholt Wood, Picnic at finish. Undulating path over fields and a steady climb on Manson Lane into Buckholt Wood. Bring picnic lunch. Mulled wine, coffee, tea and cake at the finish. Please car pool as much as possible.

Thursday
3 January

Grade: 2
Miles: 4.5
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £1.80

Lunch: Pub

Much Marcle

Park: Walwyn Arms Car Park (OS189) 656332

From the car park to the Parish Church and follow paths up to Marcle Ridge for coffee, across fields to Lower Wolton Farm, pass the Slip Inn and back to the car park. Please share cars from Wilton as parking is limited. Gentle walk up to the ridge. Walk is on club OS Maps.

Tuesday
8 January

Grade: 3
Miles: 6.5
Leave: 9.15
RTVD: £2.70

Lunch: Picnic

Upper Welland & East side of Malverns

Park: St Wulstan's Nature Reserve, Assarts Rd, Upper Welland (EX 190) 781414

Nature Reserve & fields. Up onto lower paths on east side of Malverns, Holy Well & Brickbarns Farm. Gentle hills, half the walk is flat.

Thursday
10 January

Grade: 2
Miles: 4.5
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £1.10

Morning Walk

Wormelow

Park: Simply stunning Wormelow HR2 8EQ, (189) 492303

To the Mynde and a bit beyond, returning on the same route, lunch at cafe (optional) in Simply Stunning. 2 stiles, slight incline.

Tuesday
15 January

Grade: 3
Miles: 5.7
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £1.40

Lunch: Picnic

English Bicknor

Park: Village Hall, English Bicknor (OL14) GR SO 580 151

Through Hillersland into Mailscot Wood.  Take in the spectacular views from Symonds Yat Rock before descending to the River Wye below Coldwell Rocks.  Return via Rosemary Topping and Common Grove. Steep descent of 400ft in 0.5 ml down to the River Wye.  A steady climb up from the river and another short steep ascent out of Common Grove. 6 stiles.

Thursday
17 January

Grade: 3
Miles: 6.5
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £2.80

Lunch: Picnic

Peterchurch 

Park: Church Road Car Park (149) SO 344385
Across country, some quiet lanes, to remains of Snodhill Castle then back across the valley, skirting Goughs Wood and Rough Leath Wood, back to the village via St Peter’s Well. Some stiles.

Tuesday
22 January

Grade: 2
Miles: 4.5
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £2.10

Lunch: Morning Walk

Forest of Dean SE,

Park: Wenchford Forestry Car Park (OL14) SO 655080
Wenchford - Blakeney Hill (super views of Severn estuary) –
Ayleford lodge – Broom Hill and return. One short steep bit on metalled road, no stiles!

Thursday
24 January

Grade: 2
Miles: 5.5
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £1.60

Lunch: Morning Walk

Holme Lacy

Park: Holme Lacy Church (189) 568348
A lane from the church to an orchard, around the grounds of Holme Lacy house and then through the village to the river. Some of the walk is high above the Wye and then along the river bank where the Lugg enters.the Wye. Several stiles.

Tuesday
29 January

Grade: 3
Miles: 4
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £1.50

Lunch: Morning Walk

May Hill

Park: Huntley church, GL19 3EX (OS Explorer 162) 713 196


May Hill village then on to May Hill for coffee. Steady climb up hill.