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WHITCHURCH WALKERS

The meeting place for all walks is at Sherry Mill Hill car park, unless otherwise stated. 
Click here for a map.

For further information on any of the walks please complete the 'contact us' page or call 07977 463049 or 01948 663069

 

  In 2014 we launched our new walk book "10 Varied walks around Whitchurch Shropshire".  This details 10 walks of varying lengths around Whitchurch and is available for £5 from the Bookshrop book shop in Green End, Whitchurch Museum and Heritage Centre and the Tourist Information and Community Hub at the Civic Centre.

For further details
click here
 


 

Whitchurch Walkers
Summer Programme 2018

To get a printable copy of the programme click here

 

Date

Meet at Sherry Mill Hill car park (unless stated otherwise) for a walk to…

Leader(s)

 

Sat 24 Mar 1.30pm

Peckforton Hill area
A dog-friendly 5-mile walk, avoiding stiles, along quiet lanes and paths.

The route will involve a call at the Pheasant Inn, a dog friendly hostelry!

 

 Alan Howe & Christine Patterson

 

Tue 3rd April 7.30pm

Annual General Meeting at the Archibald Worthington Club, Whitchurch
 Note the new date

 Meeting followed by buffet and entertainment

 

Sun 8 April

10:00am

WAT’S DYKE WAY

Erbistock and the River Dee

Malcolm Monie

Sat 28 Apr

1.30pm

CLIVE/GRINSHILL

Expect fine view from this dramatic sandstone ridge, with interesting stone quarries and attractive villages. Graded as easy.

Lynn Shimwell

Fri – Sun

11-13 May

WALKING FESTIVAL

Come and join us for weekend packed with walks of all descriptions. For full details, go to
www.whitchurchwalkers.co.uk/festival.htm

Various

Sat 26 May

1.30pm

CUDDINGTON LONG LOOP

This is a 4-hour, stile-free walk on quiet lanes and bridleways, crossing into Wales and taking in Dymock’s Mill.

Car share from Sherry Mill Hill to meet leader at Jarrett’s Barn Mill Lane Cuddington SY14 7BQ for 2pm.

Helen Connolly

Sun 10 Jun

09.30am

LOGGERHEADS, CLWYD

About 9 miles, undulating climbs via Maeshafn, below Moel Famau towards Cilcain.

Car share from Sherry Mill Hill car park to Country Park car park (GR: SJ198626) to meet with leader at 10.15am.

Barbara Penlington

Wed 20 Jun

7:00pm

CHAIRMAN’S MIDSUMMER WALK

Our annual meander of many paths to a local hostelry.

Neil Moore

Sat 30 Jun

1.30pm

WHITCHURCH SLICES AND MOSSES

Local walk of approximately 6 or 7 miles of The Whitchurch Wheel via Belton and Brown Moss. No cars needed.

Andy Hart

Sun 8 Jul

10.00am

ERDDIG/CLEWEDOG

This is a 9-mile walk in this beautiful area of Wales.

Bob Charlesworth

Sat 28 Jul

1.00pm

ELLESMERE-WELSHAMPTON

Taking in The Crimps and canal.

Meet leader at 1.30pm at The Castle car park, Ellesmere

Gwen Birch

Sun 12 Aug

10.00am

WELSHPOOL AREA

An 8-mile wander around the Welshpool area, with woods, towpaths & quiet lanes and a pub stop part way around.

 Meet the leaders at The Lime Kilns by the canal, Welshpool for 11.00am (GR: SJ241088).

Paula Oldham & Frank Berrington

Sat 25 Aug

1.00pm

BRONINGTON TO BETTISFIELD VIA FENNS MOSS

(WaW Anniversary Walk)

Meet at Sherry Mill Hill then car share to Bronington

Jean White 

Sun 9 Sep

9.00am

LLANGOLLEN HISTORY TRAIL

Once again, we follow Liz on her favourite walk around Llangollen, to re-discover its stunning views and rich heritage.

From Sherry Mill, we start the walk at 10am from Llangollen Leisure Centre car park (Dinbren Rd, Llangollen LL20 8TG).

Liz Evans

Sat 29 Sep

1.30pm

LEE BROCKHURST, WESTON HEATH AND MOSTON

Meet at Sherry Mill Hill, car share to Lee Brockhurst or meet at Lee Brockhurst for 2pm start.

Nigel Hart


 

Walk details, any changes and photo gallery available at our Facebook page

Send any queries to whitchurchwalkers@gmail.com

  

NOTES:

  1.        The meeting point for all walks is Sherry Mill Hill car park, unless otherwise stated.

 2.        Saturday walks will be 5 or 6 miles, Sunday walks between 8 and 10 miles. 
            However, both may be subject to change depending upon weather, walking
            conditions and unforeseen circumstances.

 

 3.        Leaders will be pleased to give details of any walks.

 

 4.        All members are expected to observe the Country Code.

 

 5.        Dogs are permitted on walks but MUST be restrained on a lead at the leader’s request and ALWAYS when in fields containing livestock.

 

 6.        In all matters relating to any walk, the leader’s decision is final.

 

 7.        Junior members are welcome, but aged fourteen and under must be accompanied by an adult.

 

 8.        Members are reminded that they are on walks entirely at their own risk.

 

 9.        On Sunday walks, bring packed lunch and – unless a pub stop is indicated – a drink.

 

 10.      Please wear suitable footwear – fields are often very muddy.

 

 11.      Please bring your car if available for all “away from home” walks. 

 

 12.      The cost of transport for “away from home” walks should be shared by members at a rate of 15 per mile per car.  Drivers are encouraged to accept this amount or donate to club funds.

 

 13.      Members are requested not to walk in front of the leader.

 

 14.      People with a known medical condition should be aware that group leaders may have a basic First Aid knowledge but cannot take responsibility for existing medical conditions.

 

 

Further details available from

Whitchurch Walkers Facebook page or 07977-463049.

Any queries to whitchurchwalkers@gmail.com