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6 Mile Walk

Join me for a lumpy Bank Holiday walk of around 6 miles, taking in Chinthurst Hill with its modern folly and St Martha's Hill with its ancient church. Both of these hills offer fine views over the surrounding countryside. While there is over 1000 feet of climbing, there are no steep climbs (although there is 1 fairly steep descent)

The circular route uses parts of the Pilgrim's Way, the Wey-South Path and the Downs Link, and takes in the ruins of St Catherine's chapel, passes Chilworth and Great Tangley Manor houses, and crosses not 1 but 2 Sites of Special Scientific Interest. The plan is for a picnic lunch atop St Martha's, weather permitting. There is nowhere to buy refreshments en route, and no planned pub stop

Note, the postcode for the start point is approximate- use Grid Ref: TQ014462. Meet in the free car park from 10:15am to begin walking at 10:30 prompt

Nearest train station is Shalford, about a mile away from the start point

No guests please, except if signed up through the group, and, sorry, no dogs

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  • Melanie

    A lovely led walk, lovely people and lovely weather what more could you ask for hope you enjoyed the pics

    May 29, 2013

  • Jacky

    Great set of sunny photos, what fabulous weather we had x

    May 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Excellent Mike thanks - fantastic weather and thanks for taking the easy way up - really enjoyed the scenery and of course great company

    May 27, 2013

  • Laura

    Thanks for the walk today Mike. I had a really great time.

    1 · May 27, 2013

  • Andy

    Thanks Mike for this walk - fabulous views in the sunshine from Martha's and a good crowd too with laughs on the way.

    2 · May 27, 2013

  • Erica

    Thanks Mike, lovely walk again

    May 27, 2013

  • Mike P

    Great walk, lovely weather, nice group of people; thanks Mike

    May 27, 2013

  • Jacky

    Great walk, great company - thanks Mike!

    1 · May 27, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Going to take the opportunity to get on my bike for the first time this year. Well over due have a brilliant walk

    May 26, 2013

  • Clair

    Not finished the decorating!

    May 26, 2013

    • Mike C

      Pull your finger out then ;-)

      May 26, 2013

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