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Thursday
20 February
Grade: 2
Miles: 4.5
Leave: 9.30am
RTVD: £2.00

Lunch: Morning Walk

Forest of Dean

Park: New Fancy View - 628 096

Mostly on cycle tracks and Forestry Commission roads through the forest, Mallard Pike Lake (can usually buy coffee) and back to New Fancy

Tuesday
25 February
Grade: 3
Miles: 5
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £1.00

Lunch: Picnic

Symonds Yat East

Park: Parking is at Yat Rock Car Park £5 for the day. GL16 7NZ (OL14) 564160.

Yat Rock, Eastern side of Highmeadow Woods, River Wye, Yat Rock. Good tracks and paths, steep climb at the end back to Yat Rock.

Thursday
27 February
Grade: 2
Miles: 5.7
Leave: 9.30
RTVD: £1.80

Lunch: Picnic

Ledbury Area

Park: Homebase, Ledbury, please park cars furthest away from store entrance. (Exp 190) SO 701378 Postcode HR8 2SR

Ledbury Town, Trails and Alley Ways. Toilets on route.

Tuesday
3 March
Grade: 3
Miles: 5
Leave: 9.15
RTVD: £2.40

Lunch: Picnic

Oyster Hill & Colwall

Park: Colwall Church (190) 739 423

Fields and lanes to Oyster Hill. Steady, occasionally steep climb, numerous different stiles.

Thursday
5 March
Grade: 3
Miles: 7.5
Leave: 9.30am
RTVD: £Nil

Lunch: Picnic

Ross - Howle Hill

Park: Fernbank Road CP, HR9 5PT (189) 597231

Keeping south of Ross we head out to Hom Green and then on towards Walford, Howle Hill, Paddock Farm (look out for the white wallabies) and Penyard Park. A nice pleasant varied walk consisting of fields, tracks and a mixture of woodland paths. Couple of steady ascents and one descent.

Tuesday
10 March
Grade: 2
Miles: 4.55
Leave: 9.45
RTVD: £1.50

Lunch: Pub

Glasshouse - Postponed until 5th May

Park: Glasshouse Inn. (OL14) 710213

Through woods and across fields to the south east of pub. Order meal before start of walk if staying for lunch. Some grade two slopes.

Thursday
12 March
Grade: 2
Miles: 4.5
Leave: 9.15
RTVD: £1.40

Lunch: Morning Walk

Huntley

Park: Huntley Church c/p or Leaf Garden Centre c/p (if lunching later) GL19 3EX (OL 14) SO 713 196

A new variation on a favourite route, via Huntley village to Bright's Hill and Huntley Hill. Finishing back at the 'Leaf' Garden Centre for an optional snack lunch. Undulating with some stiles.

 

Tuesday
17 March
Grade: 3
Miles: 8
Leave: 9.15am
RTVD: £2.50

Lunch: Picnic

Lower Wye, Bigsweir to Brockweir

Park: Forest CP (free) by the Wye Valley Walk, in Bargain Woods Nature Reserve. From Monmouth take B4293. After Trellech carry straight on at the junction then immediately left. The CP is about 2 miles along this road - (OL14) SO 524030.

After descending to Brockweir and crossing the river the river bank is followed to Bigsweir Bridge, A climb leads back to the Wye Valley Walk and an undulating path high above the river. Several stiles

 

Thursday
19 March
Grade: 2
Miles: 8
Leave: 9.15am
RTVD: £1.40

Lunch: Picnic

Dymock

Park: GL18 2BT. Drive north on B4215 through Dymonck take 2nd left (Kemply Rd) after the Beauchamp Arms. Turn left into Western Way then Winding Pool Close, car park on left (189 and 190) 699310

Fields, woodlands and nature reserve paths through part of the area settled by the Dymock poets. Some stiles.

 

Thursday
26 March
Grade: 2
Miles: 4.5
Leave: 9.30am
RTVD: £1.20

Lunch: Morning Walk

Wormelow - in the Spring

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

A nice gentle walk to the Mynde and a bit beyond, returning on the same route. Capture the beauty of the four seasons by enjoying this walk winter, spring, summer and autumn. Lunch at cafe in Simply Stunning (optional). 2 stiles, slight incline.