• Saunderton Circular
    Saturday, 17th November 2018 Saunderton Circular Walk through the scenic Chiltern hills including the Dashwood Mausoleum. There are many stretches of beautiful mature woodland as well as some great views from the hills. Please bring a packed lunch and a torch. Final pub is about 1 mile from the station. Terrain: Hills, Woodland and fields Travel: Take 9:13 train from London Marylebone arr. Saunderton 9:55. Circular walk Start time 10am Start Place: Saunderton station [Google directions] Time: 10am Grid Ref: SU812981 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: HP14 4LJ Difficulty: Distance: 19mile / 30.6km National Grade: Strenuous Contact Leader: Name: Malcolm Telephone:[masked] Suitability•Dog friendly •No car needed

    Saunderton Station

    Slough Lane, Buckinghamshire, HP14 4LJ. · Saunderton

  • Paddington and Primrose Hill
    Paddington and Primrose Hill Resisting the Maida Ale moniker, we'll wend our way from Paddington to the top of Primrose Hill, finishing in a pub near Chalk Farm for a beverage or two. Meeting: Meet at Paddington station, Exit 3, Grand Union Canal next to Costa. This is the exit near the Hammersmith & City line platforms at the far end of the station from the main concourse. Terrain: Urban Linear Walk Start time 7pm Start Place: Paddington station (zone 1) [Google directions] Time: 7pm Grid Ref: TQ266813 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: W2 1HB Finish Place: Chalk Farm tube station (zone 2) [Google directions] Grid Ref: TQ281844 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: NW3 2BP Difficulty: Distance: 4mile / 6.4km National Grade: Leisurely Contact Leader: Name: Rich T Telephone:[masked] Suitability•Dog friendly •No car needed Please note the following The number of attendees shown on Meetup is not reflective of how many will turn up. We advertise our walks in a number of places and you will find a good sized group of walkers on each walk. At the meeting point we don't hold up a Meetup sign however you will recognise us as we really do look like a group of walkers in their 20s to early 40s and any of the walkers there can confirm they are Met Walkers. The organiser identified on Meetup is usually different from the actual walk leader. The walk leader is identified on the description of the walk and contact details are provided. Registered charity[masked]. Metropolitan Walkers is a part of the Ramblers - Britain's walking charity.

    Paddington Train Station

    Praed St, Paddington, London W2 1HQ, UK · London

  • Earn Your Roast
    Earn Your Roast This walk goes through Barnes and Putney Commons before joining the Thames Path at Putney and following it to Pimlico. We will end at The Cask pub in Pimlico where we can enjoy a well earned roast dinner and the live bluegrass band which plays from 16:30 till 19:30. Please note there will be no lunch stop on this walk. Terrain: Parks and river path Travel: Take 11:44 from Waterloo (11:48 Vauxhall, 11:54 Clapham Junction) arr. Barnes 12:03, or use TfL Journey Planner to get to the start on time. Linear Walk Start time 12:05pm Start Place: Barnes station (zone 3) [Google directions] Time: 12:05pm Grid Ref: TQ222757 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: SW13 0HT Finish Place: Pimlico station (zone 1) [Google directions] Grid Ref: TQ296783 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: SW1V 2PU Difficulty: Distance: 7mile / 11.3km National Grade: Moderate Contact Leader: Name: Cheryl Telephone:[masked] Suitability•Dog friendly •No car needed Please note the following The number of attendees shown on Meetup is not reflective of how many will turn up. We advertise our walks in a number of places and you will find a good sized group of walkers on each walk. At the meeting point we don't hold up a Meetup sign however you will recognise us as we really do look like a group of walkers in their 20s to early 40s and any of the walkers there can confirm they are Met Walkers. The organiser identified on Meetup is usually different from the actual walk leader. The walk leader is identified on the description of the walk and contact details are provided. Registered charity[masked]. Metropolitan Walkers is a part of the Ramblers - Britain's walking charity.

    Barnes Railway Station, Station Road, Barnes

    Station Road, Barnes · Barnes

  • Guildford circular
    Guildford circular Route follows part of the River Wey and climbs some of the hills around Guildford. We also visit the ruins of Chilworth Gunpowder Mills. Bring a packed lunch. Pub stop at end. Terrain: Riverbank, hills, fields Travel: Take 10:15 from London Waterloo (10:22 Clapham Junction), arr. Guildford 10:51. Circular walk Start time 10:55am Start Place: Guildford station [Google directions] Time: 10:55am Grid Ref: SU992495 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: GU1 4UT Difficulty: Distance: 12mile / 19.3km National Grade: Moderate Contact Leader: Name: Manuel Telephone:[masked] Suitability•Dog friendly •No car needed Please note the following The number of attendees shown on Meetup is not reflective of how many will turn up. We advertise our walks in a number of places and you will find a good sized group of walkers on each walk. At the meeting point we don't hold up a Meetup sign however you will recognise us as we really do look like a group of walkers in their 20s to early 40s and any of the walkers there can confirm they are Met Walkers. The organiser identified on Meetup is usually different from the actual walk leader. The walk leader is identified on the description of the walk and contact details are provided. Registered charity[masked]. Metropolitan Walkers is a part of the Ramblers - Britain's walking charity.

    Guildford Station

    Station Approach · London GU1 4UT

  • Donald's disappointment
    Wednesday, 7th November 2018 Donald's disappointment We will start by visiting the recently-closed US embassy building in Grosvenor Square before making our way to check out the "off location" new US embassy in Nine Elms. We will finish in the Duchess pub on Battersea Park Road. The closest station is Battersea Park train station however Queenstown Road, Battersea and Vauxhall stations are also nearby. Meeting: Please meet outside the entrance on Davies Street Terrain: Urban Linear Walk Start time 7pm Start Place: Bond Street tube station (zone 1) [Google directions] Time: 7pm Grid Ref: TQ284810 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: W1C 2NB Finish Place: Battersea Park rail station (zone 2) [Google directions] Grid Ref: TQ287769 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: SW8 4BH Difficulty: Distance: 3.5mile / 5.6km National Grade: Leisurely Contact Leader: Name: Caroline R Telephone:[masked] Suitability•Dog friendly •No car needed Please note the following The number of attendees shown on Meetup is not reflective of how many will turn up. We advertise our walks in a number of places and you will find a good sized group of walkers on each walk. At the meeting point we don't hold up a Meetup sign however you will recognise us as we really do look like a group of walkers in their 20s to early 40s and any of the walkers there can confirm they are Met Walkers. The organiser identified on Meetup is usually different from the actual walk leader. The walk leader is identified on the description of the walk and contact details are provided. Registered charity[masked]. Metropolitan Walkers is a part of the Ramblers - Britain's walking charity.

    Bond Street Tube Station

    Bond Street · London

  • Blackheath fireworks and some pubs
    Blackheath fireworks and some pubs We'll explore some parks of southeast London and the Greenwich peninsula, then stop in a pub before heading to Blackheath for the fireworks. Terrain: Urban parks Travel: Take 11:25 from London Charing Cross (11:28 London Waterloo East, 11:35 London Brdige), arr. Falconwood 11:47. Use Oyster/contactless. Linear Walk Start time 12pm Start Place: Falconwood station (zone 4) [Google directions] Time: 12pm Grid Ref: TQ445754 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude:[masked] Postcode: SE9 2RL Finish Place: Blackheath bonfire [Google directions] Grid Ref: TQ393763 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude:[masked] Postcode: SE3 0TY Difficulty: Distance: 10mile / 16.1km National Grade: Leisurely Contact Leader: Name: Ben C Telephone:[masked] Please note the following The number of attendees shown on Meetup is not reflective of how many will turn up. We advertise our walks in a number of places and you will find a good sized group of walkers on each walk. At the meeting point we don't hold up a Meetup sign however you will recognise us as we really do look like a group of walkers in their 20s to early 40s and any of the walkers there can confirm they are Met Walkers. The organiser identified on Meetup is usually different from the actual walk leader. The walk leader is identified on the description of the walk and contact details are provided. Registered charity[masked]. Metropolitan Walkers is a part of the Ramblers - Britain's walking charity.

    Falconwood Railway Station

    Lingfield Crescent, SE9 2RN, London (map) · London

  • My Dark Local
    My Dark Local Please note revised start time and station. Moderate pace, 495m ascent. Bring a packed lunch; pub stop for drinks only. This walk ends at my local pub which always has at least one dark ale on. Terrain: Riverbank, sharp climb at start Travel: Take 9:06 from London Victoria (9:13 Clapham Junction), arr. Horsham 9:57. Buy return to Horsham, plus a single from Crawley to Three Bridges for the return leg (£2.20 or less). Please note revised start time and station. Linear Walk Start time 10am Start Place: Horsham station [Google directions] Time: 10am Grid Ref: TQ178309 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: RH13 5UB Finish Place: Crawley station [Google directions] Grid Ref: TQ270363 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: RH10 1JA Difficulty: Distance: 16mile / 25.7km National Grade: Moderate Contact Leader: Name: Orson Telephone:[masked] Suitability•Dog friendly •No car needed Please note the following The number of attendees shown on Meetup is not reflective of how many will turn up. We advertise our walks in a number of places and you will find a good sized group of walkers on each walk. At the meeting point we don't hold up a Meetup sign however you will recognise us as we really do look like a group of walkers in their 20s to early 40s and any of the walkers there can confirm they are Met Walkers. The organiser identified on Meetup is usually different from the actual walk leader. The walk leader is identified on the description of the walk and contact details are provided. Registered charity[masked]. Metropolitan Walkers is a part of the Ramblers - Britain's walking charity.

    Horsham Town Centre

    Horsham · Horsham, RH12

  • The Law, the Press, the Church, the Crown
    The Law, the Press, the Church, the Crown We will pass Lincoln’s Inn Fields, Lincoln’s Inn, and the Royal Courts of Justice, then take in some of the historic and architectural highlights of the City, including St Paul’s Cathedral via Fleet Street and Ludgate Hill, the Guildhall, the Bank of England, Leadenhall Market, and the Monument, before finishing at Tower Hill station, just past the Tower of London. Pub at the end. Meeting: Please meet at the Lincoln's Inn, Sir John Soane's Museum exit, zone 1 Terrain: Pavement Linear Walk Start time 7pm Start Place: Holborn tube station (zone 1) [Google directions] Time: 7pm Grid Ref: TQ305815 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: WC1V 7DZ Finish Place: Tower Hill tube station (zone 1) [Google directions] Grid Ref: TQ335808 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: EC3N 4DJ Difficulty: Distance: 3mile / 4.8km National Grade: Leisurely Contact Leader: Name: Susannah Telephone:[masked] Suitability•Dog friendly •No car needed Please note the following The number of attendees shown on Meetup is not reflective of how many will turn up. We advertise our walks in a number of places and you will find a good sized group of walkers on each walk. At the meeting point we don't hold up a Meetup sign however you will recognise us as we really do look like a group of walkers in their 20s to early 40s and any of the walkers there can confirm they are Met Walkers. The organiser identified on Meetup is usually different from the actual walk leader. The walk leader is identified on the description of the walk and contact details are provided. Registered charity[masked]. Metropolitan Walkers is a part of the Ramblers - Britain's walking charity.

    Holborn Underground Station

    Holborn · London

  • Sevenoaks Circular
    Sevenoaks Circular This walk goes through a lovely part of the Kentish countryside. It starts by crossing through the deer park of Knole House and carries on through fields and woodland to the medieval manor house Ightham Mote. Return to Sevenoaks is along the escarpment of the Kent Downs, with fine views over the countryside in autumn colours. Please bring packed lunch. Possible tea stop at Ightham Mote, pub stop at end. Terrain: Fields, woods, hills, some country lanes Travel: Take 9:45 from Charing Cross (9:48 London Waterloo East, 9:54 London Bridge), arr. Sevenoaks 10:30. Circular walk Start time 10:35am Start Place: Sevenoaks station [Google directions] Time: 10:35am Grid Ref: TQ523553 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude:[masked] Postcode: TN13 1DP Difficulty: Distance: 10mile / 16.1km National Grade: Moderate Contact Leader: Name: Maria Telephone:[masked] Suitability•Dog friendly •No car needed Please note the following The number of attendees shown on Meetup is not reflective of how many will turn up. We advertise our walks in a number of places and you will find a good sized group of walkers on each walk. At the meeting point we don't hold up a Meetup sign however you will recognise us as we really do look like a group of walkers in their 20s to early 40s and any of the walkers there can confirm they are Met Walkers. The organiser identified on Meetup is usually different from the actual walk leader. The walk leader is identified on the description of the walk and contact details are provided. Registered charity[masked]. Metropolitan Walkers is a part of the Ramblers - Britain's walking charity.

    Sevenoaks rail station

    Tubbs Hill, London Road, TN13 1DP · SEVENOAKS

  • Return to Royston
    Return to Royston A bracing walk across the Hertfordshire chalk downs, treading in the footsteps of the ancients on Ichnield Way and (briefly) Ermine Street. Bring a packed lunch. Wine bar and/or pub at the end. Terrain: Downs and wooded paths Travel: Take the 9:35 from London King's Cross (9.42 Finsbury Park), arr. Royston 10.26. Circular walk Start time 10:30am Start Place: Royston station [Google directions] Time: 10:30am Grid Ref: TL353412 [OS Map] Latitude:[masked] , Longitude: [masked] Postcode: SG8 5AG Difficulty: Distance: 16mile / 25.7km National Grade: Moderate Contact Leader: Name: Will H Telephone:[masked] Suitability•Dog friendly •No car needed Please note the following The number of attendees shown on Meetup is not reflective of how many will turn up. We advertise our walks in a number of places and you will find a good sized group of walkers on each walk. At the meeting point we don't hold up a Meetup sign however you will recognise us as we really do look like a group of walkers in their 20s to early 40s and any of the walkers there can confirm they are Met Walkers. The organiser identified on Meetup is usually different from the actual walk leader. The walk leader is identified on the description of the walk and contact details are provided. Registered charity[masked]. Metropolitan Walkers is a part of the Ramblers - Britain's walking charity.

    Royston station

    Kneesworth Street, Royston SG8 5AH · SG8 5AH