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Hills of Ridge Way, Goring and Streatley with a Thames path return

  • Apr 21, 2013 · 11:00 AM
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GORING STREATLEY CIRCULAR HIKE Distance 16.4km 10.2 miles Ascent 340 met Time 4 hours plus lunch stop

This is a hike of

hidden treasures

next to the beauty of the Thames. The path goes from a riverside village to National Trust land with se

riously steep h

ill and views of unspoilt countryside that make you go wow. We descend into a few miles of flat farmland before heading back up a gentler hill to the tropical looking forest above Thu

rle Down. We stop for a picnic lunch and enjoy the lush sweeping views. The last leg is the always lovely Thames path. We pop into one of Goring’s fine pubs for an indulgent pint or glass of wine before the journey home. Challenge and charm at our usual brisk pace for 10 ½ miles and 350 metres of ascent. Escape all the city with this walking workout in the wonderful English Countryside Sunday 11:00 April 21

Meet :Goring Train Station Gatehampton Road Goring, Oxfordshire RG8 OEP

TRAINS-Depart London Paddington 9:43 Arrive Goring/ Streatley Station 10:58

Driving :  55 miles, approximately 1 hour 15 minutes from London via M4 Lunch: Please bring a packed lunch and enough water. Most shops are in Goring are closed on Sunday. No food or drink is available after we start the walk in Goring. We stop at the pub when we return to Goring.

Cost £8.50 for guided hike by trained Walking group leader and qaulified Wilderness First aider ( transport not include)

 

What to bring:
• 1-2 litres of water
• Daypack
• Waterproof Jacket
• Long walking trousers -
try to avoid jeans and cords as movement is restricted and water is asorbed
• Gaiters or waterproof over-trousers ( highly recommended)
• PACKED LUNCH

* Remember base layer and fleece.

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT HIKING AND OUTDOOR CARDIO ACTIVITY CARRIES RISK OF INJURY AND DEATH. WHEN YOU RSVP YOU CONFIRM YOU ARE IN GOOD HEALTH AND ACCEPT THESE RISK. FURTHERMORE, YOU TAKE RESPONSIBILTY FOR READING ABOVE DESCRIPTION AND AGREE TO PARTICIPATE PROPERLY EQUIPED. NOTE THIS IS A VERY BRISKED PACE GROUP THAT MAY HAVE TO MOVE AHEAD IF YOU ARE ABLE TO KEEP UP.

 

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Great introduction to the group, I will definitely be seeing you again!

    April 22, 2013

  • Agnes

    really fun today....nice to see new faces as well

    1 · April 21, 2013

  • Tabitha

    Fantastic day. Manageable but good pace. Feel like I've had a good work out but a really fun day too! Thumbs up!

    1 · April 21, 2013

  • Marsha

    Hey if ppl can get on at ealing b'day that's prob better cos the train just left paddington at 9.45. Hope u can get it :)

    April 21, 2013

  • Celia

    Uh oh train mayhem. What train are we getting Alison? If u give me time and platform I can run for it. Not far from Paddington now. Just departed Eing Broadway.

    April 21, 2013

  • Alison S

    Hi, I will be getting the train from paddington if anyone is up for a group saver.

    April 14, 2013

    • Tabitha

      brilliant! see you at 9.15 at the main ticket office, paddington!

      April 19, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      A bit of a transport delay, l hope to get to you in time for the group saver.

      April 21, 2013

  • sally f.

    Hello, I am driving from Wimbledon. If anyone wants a lift, let me know!

    April 19, 2013

    • sally f.

      Hi Dashiell, sorry to just pick this up. Sounds great if still on offer. What's your address? My number is 07956939915. Thanks very much!

      April 20, 2013

  • Julie

    What time are we expected back at the pub?

    April 20, 2013

  • Nikhil

    Sorry cant make it have fun!!!

    April 20, 2013

  • Ellie

    Weather should be good! Brill! can't wait.

    April 17, 2013

  • Ellie

    Yes, im in

    April 16, 2013

  • Tabitha

    YEAH! my first hike to indulge hike! looking forward to meeting everyone! :) i'm driving from watford should anyone want to car share? i can pick up enroute?

    April 16, 2013

  • Alexandria M.

    Slightly bigger group than normal since I will have an assistant to act as a back marker. You still have to walk fast.

    April 15, 2013

  • Michael

    Hi Alex - If there are any other spare spots could you put me down for one - this looks like a great walk...Michael

    April 4, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I will take the spare spot!!

    April 4, 2013

  • Alexandria M.

    Hi all, I am in Nepal until April 8 so may be off line for a while. Looking forward to hiking with you in few weeks. Thanks. Alex

    March 25, 2013

  • Candice

    Will be in Montenegro then...

    March 18, 2013

  • Luisa

    I will not be in the UK!

    March 17, 2013

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