SAWW and SABRE joint walking programme

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Date Start Time and Place Details Distance
Wed 1 Oct 2014

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10:30am
Blackheath Common Car Park Blackheath Lane
(if coming from Chilworth A248 turn up Sample Oak Lane over level crossing just opposite Percy Arms Pub, if Common CP full ,park in former Villagers Pub CP and short walk up to starting point)

GR: TQ036462
BLACKHEATH & VILLAGES
A varied walk, heading first towards Shamley Green where it is possible to stop at cafe for coffee, before Barnett Hill and Wonersh where we stop for lunch. After lunch we climb up Chinthurst Hill, then down to Bradstone Brook, Chilworth Gunpowder Remains before heading back up to Blackheath.
PUB LUNCH at Grantley Arms Wonersh or picnic on Common
10 miles
some ascent & descent and few sandy tracks
No Dogs Please+
Sun 5 Oct 2014
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1:30pm
Polesden Lacey Car Park (2.50 charge for non N.T. members)
From A246 follow signs to Polesden Lacey

GR: TQ135522

Nearest Station: Bookham
RANMORE ROLLERCOASTER
We head west from Polesden for some good views of surrounding countryside, then ascend to Ranmore where again there are good views over to Dorking. We then head back past Tanner's Hatch Youth Hostel and to the east through fields back to Polesden. Refreshments available in cafe at end of walk.
5 miles
Some hills
Sat 11 Oct 2014SAWW Led Walk Logo10:00am
Ebernoe (Holy Trinity) Church car park, Streel's Lane, Ebernoe
Nearest Post Code: GU28 9LD

GR: SU976278

From A283, ~1.5 miles S of Northchapel, turn L into Streel's Lane, signed Ebernoe. After 1.5 miles, just after telephone box, turn R to church car park (unsigned).
PETWORTH & EBERNOE
On this Wealden walk, we'll explore historic Ebernoe National Nature Reserve, rich with fungi. We'll also visit Petworth Park, with its resident fallow deer, which, if we're lucky, will be rutting.
PUB LUNCH
11.5 miles
Undulating, one hill after lunch
Sun 12 Oct 2014

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1:30pm
National Trust cafe car park, London Road, Hindhead
Nearest Post Code: GU26 6AG

GR: SU890358

Car Park free to NT members, non-members pay and display See walk details note*
THE DEVIL'S PUNCH BOWL and HINDHEAD COMMONS
We walk out to Gibbett Hill to see some of the best views in Surrey. Then along the Greensand way and across the common to the Devil's Punch Bowl, passing the picturesque Gnome Cottage and youth hostel on the way, gradually ascending the rim of the Punch Bowl to return. Then it's into the CAFE for a well earned tea and cakes for those who want to.

*Please note that the car park can get very busy.. Suggest alternative parking in Tower Road off the Tilford Road, Hindhead GU26 6SN (allow 15 minutes to walk from there)
5 miles
A few small hills, 1 large gradual ascent, Leisurely pace
Wed 22 Oct 2014

SABRE Led Walk Logo
10:30am
Abinger Roughs Car Park (Free), Whitedown Lane (opposite Raikes Lane), Abinger Hammer

GR: TQ111480
ABINGER ROUGHS, COMMON, HATCH AND HAMMER
Circular walk through farmland, beech and pine woodland, stopping for lunch at the Abinger Hatch and heading back via Abinger Hammer.
PUB LUNCH
9 miles
Undulating
Sat 25 Oct 2014

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10:30am
Milton Heath Car Park, on South side of A25 between Dorking and Westcott

GR: TQ155489
MILTON HEATH TO COLDHARBOUR
To Westcott via the Greensand Way and then heading south to pick up Wolvens Lane all the way to Coldharbour where we stop for lunch. We return via Abinger Forest and The Lakes next to Old Bury Hill House.
PICNIC or PUB LUNCH
10 miles
Undulating
Sun 26 Oct 2014

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10:00am
Priory Park, Bell Street, Reigate (meet in the park by the notice board/pay machine for Bell Street Car Park). Pay & Display car park ( 2.40 up to 3 hrs) or free spaces opposite the park.
Nearest Post Code: RH2 7AQ

GR: TQ254503
PRIORY PARK AND BEYOND
Starting at the edge of Reigate's Priory Park, we follow a pathway up to the top ridge. We continue along the ridge track, hopefully with nice autumnal views across to Reigate Hill, and down the other side. Then out away from Reigate on a circular route,via Wonham Mill, returning to the park. Please note that some of the bridleway paths WILL be muddy.
6 miles
Moderate pace
Mainly flat, but a short steep climb up to the park ridge and a fairly steep climb down the other end.
Sun 26 Oct 2014

SABRE Led Walk Logo
1:30pm
Park on Albury Heath on the wide side track on the brow above the railway just past cricket ground GR: TQ061466
ALBURY HEATH TO PEASLAKE
An afternoon walk mostly through farmland on the Greensand with long views and passing through the village of Peaslake with option of tea afterwards at one of the local cafes
No dogs please as cattle in field
5 miles
Some stiles
Sat 1 Nov 2014

SABRE Led Walk Logo
10:15am
Frensham Great Pond Car Park (free)

GR: SU844405
THREE PONDS AND A PUB
Footpaths through wood, fields, heathland, Frensham Great pond, Frensham Little Pond and a mystery pond!
Not suitable for dogs as livestock in fields
PUB LUNCH at the Bluebell Pub, Bats Corner
9 miles
could be muddy in places
Wed 5 Nov 2014

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10:00am
Newlands Corner Car Park - 2 miles west of Shere on A25.
Nearest Post Code: GU4 8SE

GR: TQ042492
NEWLANDS CORNER & CLANDON PARK
From Newlands Corner we head east along the North Downs Way before turning off towards Old and New Scotland Farms. Assuming a clear day we should have excellent views in to central London and towards Heathrow. We then pass through Clandon Park and across Merrow Golf Course before arriving back at Newlands Corner.
Pub Lunch available after the walk.
6.5 miles
undulating and possibly muddy in places.
Sat 8 Nov 2014

SABRE Led Walk Logo
10:00am (prompt)
Car park opposite the Harvester on the B3000 Puttenham. Please give yourself enough time to find us and get ready, I will start on time. Nearest Post Code: GU3 1AJ

GR: SU935477
PUTTENHAM to CROOKSBURY HILL AND BACKHeading south from Puttenham we swing west past Rodsall Manor and Cutt Mill pond, then on to Crooksbury Hill and lunch at The Sands. After lunch we head north to pick up the NDW which we follow back to Puttenham with a small diversion over Puttenham Common.
PUB LUNCH or picnic if you prefer.
11 miles
Some hills, some mud, some sand.
Reasonable pace
No dogs please+
Sun 9 Nov 2014

SABRE Led Walk Logo
10:30amFRENSHAM TO ALICE HOLT FOREST
Details to Follow
8 miles
Sat 15 Nov 2014

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10:45am
Car park opposite Rufus Stone Memorial.(Go west on M27 to end becomes A31 get in right hand lane and watch out for right turn marked 'Rufus Stone'. Do a U-turn then take next left)
Nearest Post Code: SO43 7HN

GR: SU270125
NEW FOREST AUTUMN COLOURS
A walk that takes in much of the beauty of the new forest at a time of year that its at its most colourful. From the Rufus Stone we walk through the forest and heathland to have lunch at The Green Dragon pub at Brook. We then return through the village and forest glades avoiding pony poo and cow pats to the end - where a refreshing drink at The Sir Walter Tyrell Inn awaits.
PUB LUNCH
7 miles
Easy Terrain, Leisurely pace
Wed 19 Nov 2014

SABRE Led Walk Logo
10:30am
Headley Heath National Trust car park, Headley Common Road B2033 (opposite the cricket ground, NOT the car park 0.25 miles down the road opposite woodland)
Nearest Post Code: KT18 6NN GR: TQ205539

Please note that Pebblehill Road, Betchworth is closed and you will need to come via Headley village or on the B2032 from the large roundabout on A217 at Tadworth.
HEADING OFF FOR A WALK AT HEADLEY
A circular walk on wooded heathland on tracks and through chalk valleys. After fresh air and exercise on this morning walk we shall drive a short way to the Cock pub for lunch.
LUNCH AT END OF WALK
4.5 miles
Woodland tracks and bridleways, expect it to be muddy!
Sat 29 Nov 2014

SABRE Led Walk Logo
10:00am (prompt)
Car Park at the top of Ditchling Beacon. Please give yourself enough time to find us and get ready, I will start on time.

GR: TQ333129
DITCHLING BEACON AND WOLSTONBURY HILL
This walk covers meadow and woodland paths on and below the South Downs including three superb viewpoints. We will also visit the Jack and Jill Windmills of Clayton.
PICNIC LUNCH with a pub stop for a drink before the last climb.
10 miles
HILLY, Reasonable pace
No dogs please+
Sat 10 Jan 2015

SABRE Led Walk Logo
time:TBD
Denbies Wine Estate
SABRE 4th ANNIVERSARY WALK
Figure of eight walk with a lunch break at Denbies in the middle.
Full details to be confirmed
TBD

+ Except registered assistance dogs