The Club’s activities include weekly Sunday rambles in Surrey and surrounding areas, usually 3 full day and 1 half day each month. Rambling weekends/holidays are organised in the Spring and Autumn and other social events during the year. There are no formalities; if you wish to join a ramble, turn up at the starting point at the time stated - please see current programme.
We have been accepted as a member of the Ramblers Walking Partnership. www.thewalkingpartnership.org.uk.
PROGRAMME February – May 2018
Maps: OS Landranger (Pink)/Explorer (Orange)
FIGURE OF 8 RAMBLES - return to start at lunchtime so can be done as morning only, afternoon only, or all day ramble. Rambles start at 10.30am unless different time stated on programme. If you wish to join the walk at lunchtime please ring the leader for details and time.
SUNDAY 4th RAMBLE Meet at Farthing Downs CP. From Coulsdon take B276 towards Old Coulsdon, then 2nd on rt into Downs Road/Ditches Lane, across downs for 1m to CP.
Map 187/146 GR 300585 8 miles Lunch: The Harrow, Chaldon Leader: Paul
SUNDAY 11th RAMBLE Meet at Milton Heath main car park on A25 appx 1 mile west of Dorking
Maps 187/146 GR 154488 Length: 8½ miles Lunch: Abinger Common Leader: Ann
SUNDAY 18th RAMBLE Meet at St. Botolph's Church, Chevening PC: TN14 6HG. Park in Chevening Road leading to church. Steep climb near start. Maps: 188/147. GR: 489 578. Length 8½ miles. 8 stiles. Lunch: Knockholt Leader: Morag:
SUNDAY 25th RAMBLE Meet Shere CP behind village hall (Recreation Ground)
Maps 187/145 GR 073479 Length: 8½ miles Lunch: Peaslake Leader Kathy
SUNDAY 4th RAMBLE Meet at Ladderstile Gate, Richmond Park PC KT2 7LR. Park in surrounding roads. The walk is on the perimeter path of Richmond Park
Map 176/161 GR 199710 Length 7.35 miles. Lunch Pembroke Lodge Leader: Diane P
SUNDAY 11th RAMBLE Holmbury St Mary CP. Turn S off A25 at Abinger Hammer. CP about 1m beyond Sutton Abinger. Maps 187/146 GR 106451 Length: 7½ miles Lunch: Peaslake Leader: Pat C
SUNDAY 18th RAMBLE Meet at Mill Road car park, South Holmwood (just off the southbound A24)
Maps187/146 GR 172451, Length 7½ miles. Lunch Leith Hill Leader: Natalie
SUNDAY 25th RAMBLE Meet at Oxshott Station car park (free)
Maps 187/161 GR 141609 Length 7 miles. Lunch: sandwiches on the green. Drinks-Prince of Wales pub, West End Leaders: Nick & Caroline
SUNDAY EASTER 1st HALF DAY RAMBLE Meet at CP near café in Oaks Park, Croydon Lane, (A2022), Carshalton.
Map 187/161 GR 275613 Length: 5 miles Leader: Brenda
SUNDAY 8th HALF DAY RAMBLE Meet at Dorking Halls car park RH4 1SG
Map 187/146 GR 498171 Length: 5 miles 2 stiles approx. Lunch Watermill Inn Leader: Jeanette
SUNDAY 15th RAMBLE Meet at Ightham, right turn off A25. Free car park behind "The Ightham Club"in village centre. George and Dragon pub nearby opens for coffee at 10am
Maps 188/147 GR 594566 Length: 7 miles, no stiles Possible pub stop Leaders: Chris & John
SUNDAY 22th HALF-DAY RAMBLE Meet at CP near café in Oaks Park, Croydon Lane, (A2022), Carshalton.
Map 187/161 GR 275613 Length: 5 miles Leader: Derek
SUNDAY 29th RAMBLE Meet at St Martha's Hill, Guildford Lane CP. Turn off A25 to Albury, continue onto Chilworth Road and turn right onto Guildford Lane
Maps 186/145 GR 034484 Length: 8 miles Lunch: sandwiches on riverside. Drinks-The White House pub, Guildford Leaders Caroline & Nick
MONDAY 30th – FRIDAY 4th – CARAVAN TRIP to St Margaret’s Bay
SUNDAY 6th RAMBLE at Mere Pond, Walton-on-the-Hill, park in surrounding roads.
Maps 187/146 GR: 226552 Length: 7 miles Lunch: The Sportsman, Mogador Leader: Pat B
SUNDAY 13th RAMBLE NT Café at Hindhead near Devil’s Punchbowl GU26 6AB
Maps 186/133 GR 893359 Length: 9 miles Lunch: Haslemere Leader: Linda
SUNDAY 20th FIGURE OF 8 RAMBLE Meet at Finche Field Car Park, Church Road, West Hoathly RH19 4PN
Maps187/ 135 GR 366326 Length: 8 miles Lunch: West Hoathly. Leaders Kate and Tony
SUNDAY 27th RAMBLE Meet at National Trust car park at the top of Boxhill
Maps 187/146 GR 178513 Length: 6 ¼ miles Leaders: Jean & Dave