Avon Area Ramblers

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Our Walks Programme - table view

This table shows all future walks for those groups in Avon Area that publish their walks on the main Ramblers website.

DateMeetStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Wednesday, 12th December
.10am at The Globe Inn near Corston
ST703654 / BA2 9BB
[Exp155] Lunch at 12.30. Must be booked in advance with leader. Bus X39 from Bristol Bus Station4mile / 6.4km
Moderate
B
Leader
Margaret P
0117 951 3513
07398 136 616
Saturday, 15th December
9am at The Barn free car park off Great Western Road Clevedon
ST407708 / BS21 6HB
.Peasedown St. John, Cmbe Hay and Lower Peasedown7mile / 11.3km
Moderate
Leader
Mike
01275 219701
Sunday, 16th December
8am at Meet at Clifton Water Tower for lift sharing
ST572750 / BS6 6XT
.[Exp 141]14mile / 22.5km
Strenuous
A
Leader
Geoff D
0117 962 8996
Sunday, 16th December
8:30am at Meet at Great George Street BS1 for lift sharing
ST581729 / BS1 5RR
.[Exp155]12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
B
Leader
Mandy M
07812 143 302
Sunday, 16th December
.9am at
ST670735 / BS15 4NF
Meet Warmley Station car park 9am8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Leader
Chris Kelland & Sue Smith
07980034289
Sunday, 16th December
10am at Pavilion Cafe, Royal Avenue, Victoria Park
ST746651 / BA1 2NR
.Mostly level or downhill walk, with uphill at the end5.5mile / 8.8km
Moderate
Leader
Liz and David
01225 834594
07711 289066
Sunday, 16th December
10:30am at South Road car park Midsomer Norton
ST665541 / BA3 2EZ
11am at Parking along road behind bus shelter area, past Clare Hall Nursing Home (BA3 4DE)(From A37 take turning for Green Street)Map 142
ST621542 / BA3 4DE
A circular pre-Christmas lunch walk from Ston Easton to Chewton Mendip following lanes and tracks.4.5mile / 7.2km
Moderate
Leader
Carol and Rose
01761 413413 / 01761 433114
Wednesday, 19th December
9am at Free Car Park, High Street, Paulton, opposite Red Lion pub.
ST651565 / BS39 7NW
10am at Meet at the small parking area by Westwood Manor. Exp Map 156. Be prepared to transfer to the main parking area by car sharing to reduce the cost of parking.
ST812589 / BA15 2AF
A beautiful area to walk with rivers, hills and woodland. This circular walk includes some gravel paths, pavements through Bradford-On-Avon, lanes and fields. There is a climb fromBradford-On-Avon up to the Winsley area.Christmas meal after the walk. See www.nortonradstockramblers.org.uk6.5mile / 10.5km
Moderate
Leader
Tessa (on the day: 07811008567)
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01761470453
Sunday, 23rd December
..[Exp 154]17mile / 27.4km
Strenuous
A
Leader
Nigel A
0117 959 1701
Sunday, 23rd December
.9am at
ST670735 / BS15 4NF
Meet Warmley Station car park 9amWalking from Hawkesbury village this walk has good views on a clear day. A number of steep ups, but all at people's own pace, to allow you to have that extra mince pie on Christmas Day.7mile / 11.3km
Moderate
Leader
Monica Davis
07913 509566
Sunday, 23rd December
9am at Aztec West Business Centre
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
9:45am at
SO866096 / GL6 6UN
Some stretches of the Cotswold Way, Painswick Beacon, woods and fields and that (in)famous cheese rolling hill. Optional tea shop near end.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Leader
Andy P
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01454 416321
07771 550219
Sunday, 23rd December
9:30am at Meet at Great George Street BS1 for lift sharing
ST581729 / BS1 5RR
.[Exp155]8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
SB
Leader
Chris S
07989 444 291
Sunday, 23rd December
.10am at Pavilion Cafe, Royal Avenue, Victoria Park
ST746651 / BA1 2NR
Some ups and downs with great views of the city5mile / 8.1km
Moderate
Leader
Kath
07850939275
Wednesday, 26th December
.9:30am at
ST670735 / BS15 4NF
Meet Warmley Station car park 9.30 amFrom Wick village hall we follow the river Boyd to Redfield hill, then a slight incline through some fields that will bring us up to Upton Cheyney, across to Beach then back down past Old Grandmother's rocks to Wick.Total of 6 miles good views over the Bristol countryside.6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
Leader
John Harris
07969 234150
Thursday, 27th December
9am at Meet at Clifton Water Tower for lift sharing
ST572750 / BS6 6XT
.[Exp153] Joint A and B Walk11mile / 17.7km
Strenuous
A
Leader
Gordon S
01275 394 818
Thursday, 27th December
9:30am at Aldi, Bradley Stoke
ST612825 / BS32 9DS
10:15am at
ST741958 / GL11 6DU
Albeit a walk of very modest length to stretch your legs over the festive period. Cotswold way to Nibley and return, good views. Feel free to wear your Christmas jumper.5mile / 8.1km
Moderate
Leader
Chris
01594 845423
Sunday, 30th December
8:30am at Meet at Great George Street BS1 for lift sharing
ST581729 / BS1 5RR
.[Exp 154]12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
B
Leader
Andy St
07714 274 859
Sunday, 30th December
9:30am at The Barn free car park off Great Western Road ClevedonNOTE START TIME
ST407708 / BS21 6HB
9:45am at Park on Drive ( if Possible) of 10 Sedgemoor Close, Nailsea
ST470697 / BS48 4YR
Around Nailsea & Backwell7mile / 11.3km
Leisurely
Leader
Dave
01275 853397
Sunday, 30th December
.10am at Pavilion Cafe, Royal Avenue, Victoria Park
ST746651 / BA1 2NR
Some ups and downs with good views over the city and surrounding hills.5mile / 8.1km
Moderate
Leader
Kath
07850939275
Sunday, 30th December
10am at Aztec West Business Centre
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
10:30am at
ST466761 / BS20 6AN
A varied walk centred on Portishead and includes town, countryside and views of Bristol Channel. Pub or tea shop to finish.7.5mile / 12.1km
Moderate
Leader
Jacqui
07969 017884
Tuesday, 1st January
9am at Aldi, Bradley Stoke
ST612825 / BS32 9DS
9:30am at
ST569783 / BS10 7BJ
Walk into the New Year with a stroll around the estates of Blaise Castle and Kings Weston. History, architecture and fresh air. Parkland, woods, occasional pavement.6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
Leader
Chris
01594 845423
Tuesday, 1st January
9:15am at Meet at Great George Street, Bristol for lift sharing
ST582729 / BS1 5NT
.[Exp 141&153]11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
B
Leader
Chris S
07989 444 291
Tuesday, 1st January
.9:30am at
ST670735 / BS15 4NF
Meet Warmley Station car park 9.30am8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Leader
John Davis
07745 118226
Wednesday, 2nd January
.10:15am at Pensford Bridge. BS39 4HL. Bus 376 from BBS AT 09.35. Awaits arrival of bus,
ST618637 / BS39 4AQ
[Exp155] Pub/cafe at end5.5mile / 8.9km
Moderate
B
Leader
Aubrey N
07885 680 393
Sunday, 6th January
8am at Meet at Clifton Water Tower for lift sharing
ST572750 / BS6 6XT
.[Exp OL14] Joint A&B Walk celebrating NO Bridge Toll!12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
B
Leader
Chris and John
07989 444 291
0117 924 0125
Sunday, 6th January
.9am at
ST670735 / BS15 4NF
This walk has been swapped with the Ford walk which will now take place on 13/1/2019.Meet Warmley Station car park 9am8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Leader
Helen O'Connell
07505111753
Sunday, 6th January
9am at Aztec West Business Centre
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
9:30am at
SO708110 / GL2 7AQ
An easy walk taking in stretches of the Severn Way, canal path and some interesting industrial archaeology. Optional tea shop near end.11mile / 17.7km
Leisurely
Leader
Andy P
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01454 416321
07771 550219
Sunday, 6th January
10am at Victoria Park Cafe
ST746651 / BA1 2NR
.Some steep climbs. Good views.5mile / 8.1km
Moderate
Leader
Mary & Angela
01225 313870
07941983298
Saturday, 12th January
.10am at 1st car park on left at bottom of Burrington Combe (next to Han Link and before business premises. Nearest postcode BS40 7AT
ST591477 / BA5 3EG
[Exp141] Hills. Pub nearby at end.6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
B
Leader
Aubrey N
07885 680 393
Sunday, 13th January
8am at Meet at Clifton Water Tower for lift sharing
ST572750 / BS6 6XT
.[Exp 156]13mile / 20.9km
Strenuous
A
Leader
Gordon S
01275 394 818
Sunday, 13th January
8:30am at Aztec West Business Centre
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
9:15am at
ST476587 / BS40 7AU
A route from Burrington Combe, taking in the highest point in the Mendips, Doleburry Warren and Rowberrow Warren.11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Leader
Ken
01179 315108
07581 698944
Sunday, 13th January
.9am at
ST670735 / BS15 4NF
This walk has been swapped with the Marshfield walk which will now take place on 6/1/2019.Meet Warmley Station car park 9am8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Leader
John Harris
07969 234150
Sunday, 13th January
9am at Meet at Great George St, BS1 for lift sharing.
ST581729 / BS1 5PU
.[Exp154] Option to join the walk part way through at 11:15 at the lay-by with a bus stop half way up Brockley Combe (entrance to Fountain Timber, GR ST484664). This gives a walk of 8 miles.11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
B
Leader
Martin S
07973 353 512
Sunday, 13th January
9am at The Barn free car park off Great Western Road Clevedon
ST407708 / BS21 6HB
10am at Park on village green
ST527510 / BA5 3BB
Priddy Green - Monarchs Wayn to Rookham - Walcombe Wood - Wookey Hole (Ice cream) past Ebbor Gorge11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Leader
Jamie
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01934 519247
07876 292301
Sunday, 13th January
10am at Victoria Park Cafe
ST746651 / BA1 2NR
.Undulating landscape5.5mile / 8.8km
Moderate
Leader
Sandra
01761 479844
Sunday, 13th January
..Some hills and could be muddy9mile / 14.5km
Moderate
Leader
Diana
01225858964
Wednesday, 16th January
.10am at
ST450582 / BS25 1QN
[Exp 141] Park in public CP opposite the Swan. Pub at end.6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
B
Leader
Reg L
07910 460 056
Saturday, 19th January
9am at The Barn free car park Great Western Road Clevedon
ST407708 / BS21 6HB
.Burrington Combe,Hillfort, and Rowberrow6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
Leader
Mike
01275 219701
Sunday, 20th January
8am at Meet at Clifton Water Tower for lift sharing
ST572750 / BS6 6XT
.[Exp 141]13mile / 20.9km
Strenuous
A
Leader
Mikiko T
0117 962 0455
Sunday, 20th January
8:30am at Meet at Great George Street BS1 for lift sharing
ST581729 / BS1 5RR
.[Exp 152]11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
B
Leader
Roger G
0117 924 3024
Sunday, 20th January
.9am at
ST670735 / BS15 4NF
Meet Warmley Station car park 9am8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Leader
Phil Halsall
07969529887
Sunday, 20th January
9am at Aztec West Business Centre
ST604827 /
9:20am at
ST727822 /
The lower Cotswold Way area, taking in Little Sodbury and Horton.11mile / 17.7km
Leisurely
Leader
Ken
01179 315108
07581 698944
Sunday, 20th January
9:30am at Meet at Great George Street BS1 for lift sharing
ST581729 / BS1 5RR
.[Exp167] pub at end8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
SB
Leader
Andy St
07714 274 859
Sunday, 20th January
10am at Victoria Park Cafe
ST746651 / BA1 2NR
.Mostly level walks through fields, with views5mile / 8.1km
Moderate
Leader
Cathy
01225 867475
07968 508659
Wednesday, 23rd January
.10am at 10:00 at Sea Walls (7.5 mile walk) or 10:30 at Leigh Woods end of Suspension Bridge (6 mile walk)
ST559747 / BS9 1PG
[Exp154] 5 hour parking time limit or take buses 1,2,3,4 or U1 to top of Blackboy Hill and walk to Sea Walls.7.5mile / 12.1km
Moderate
B
Leader
Mick and Anne
07972 557 779
Saturday, 26th January
9:30am at The Barn free car park Great Western road Clevedon.
ST407708 / BS21 6HB
10am at The Star Inn at Star (To be confirmed)
ST439583 / BS25 1QB
Shipham, Sandford RamblePub Lunch After5mile / 8.1km
Leisurely
Leader
Richard G
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07800831820
Saturday, 26th January
10am at Car park alongside Magistrates' Court, Yate.
ST712823 / BS37 4EN
10:45am at Newbridge Park&Ride by the bus stop/ toilets.
ST717658 / BA1 3NB
This is an easy walk along the towpath to Sydney Gardens, returning via the city and parks.7mile / 11.3km
Easy
Leader
Geoff
01179650447
Sunday, 27th January
8am at Meet at Clifton Water Tower for lift sharing
ST572750 / BS6 6XT
.[Exp OL13]15mile / 24.1km
Strenuous
AHW
Leader
Wendy B
07970 811 668
Sunday, 27th January
.9am at
ST670735 / BS15 4NF
Meet Warmley Station car park 9am7mile / 11.3km
Moderate
Leader
Roger Jones
07771 220971
Sunday, 27th January
9am at Aztec West Business Centre
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
9:30am at
ST447742 / BS20 8PT
Starts on the bank of the Severn, then swings inland, under the M5 and up to Cadbury Camp with good views, then back across the valley over fields and up through Weston wood near Portishead, back to cars.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Leader
Andy P
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01454 416321
07771 550219
Sunday, 27th January
9am at Meet at Great George Street BS1 for lift sharing
ST581729 / BS1 5RR
.[Exp 141]12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
B
Leader
Martin S
07973 353 512
Wednesday, 30th January
9:25am at Yate Bus Station
ST715824 / BS37 4AS
10:30am at Bristol Bus Station, opposite Bay 9.
ST588735 /
A very easy walk through Bristol Docks and along the Avon towpath to Ham Green.6.5mile / 10.5km
Easy
Leader
Geoff
01179650447
Wednesday, 30th January
.10am at Park in lay-by on B3134 at entrance to Ubley Warren Farm.
ST515558 / BS40 7XW
[Exp 141]5.8mile / 9.3km
Moderate
B
Leader
Diane B
01275 332 270
07919 193 589
Sunday, 10th February
8am at Aztec West Business Park
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
9am at Small car park at the top on Chapel Road.
SO287164 / NP7 7HU
A return to Sugar Loaf to capture the views that we missed last time. Potentially the chance of a fine day's winter walk. Please note, the walk will only take place in fine weather AND comes with an optioon to avoid the final steep climb to the summit. Please ensure you are well prepared.7.5mile / 12.1km
Moderate
Leader
Chris
01594 845423
Friday, 15th February
9:30am at Aldi, Bradley Stoke
ST612825 / BS32 9DS
9:45am at
ST575806 / BS10 7TQ
A flat walk offering a different aspect of the Cribbs area using footpaths and fields.4mile / 6.4km
Easy
Leader
Helen
01179 9409742
07815 463259
Sunday, 24th February
9am at Aztec West Business Centre
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
9:30am at Coaley Peak car park
SO794014 / GL10 3TP
Quite a hilly walk with good views, starting from Coaley Peak car park.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Leader
Sue
01452 741229
07808116725
Friday, 15th March
9:30am at Aldi, Bradley Stoke
ST612825 / BS32 9DS
10am at
ST698796 / BS37 8QP
Mainly flat, following part of the Dramway. Some stiles.4mile / 6.4km
Leisurely
Leader
Jean
01179 761445
Sunday, 24th March
8:30am at Aztec West Business Centre
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
9:15am at Castle car park
ST534941 / NP16 5EY
A walk offering two lengths. Come and walk the outward leg as far as Tintern (bus return) or complete the walk via The Devil's Pulpit and Offa's Dyke path back to Chepstow.6 or 13 miles13mile / 20.9km
Moderate
Leader
Chris
01594 845423
Friday, 29th March
9:30am at Aldi, Bradley Stoke
ST612825 / BS32 9DS
10am at
ST681835 / BS37 9UZ
Fields, meadows, river paths on part of Frome Valley Walkway. Several stiles.4mile / 6.4km
Leisurely
Leader
Jean
01454 419274
Sunday, 21st April
8:30am at Aztec West Business Centre
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
9:15am at
ST740584 / BA2 8QU
Taking in Wellow, Norton St Phillip, Hinton Charterhouse, Freshford, Monkton Combe, Tucking Mill, Somerset Coal Canal and Midford.16mile / 25.8km
Strenuous
Leader
Ann L.
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01179 422076
Sunday, 21st April
9:30am at Aztec West Business Centre
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
10am at Please check with walk leader for exact start point.
ST733767 / SN14 8HG
2 inclins, 1 ford, but mainly flat walk along footpaths, quiet lanes linking Hinton, Dyrham and Doynton.8mile / 12.9km
Leisurely
Leader
Jean
01454 419274
Friday, 26th April
9:30am at Aldi, Bradley Stoke
ST612825 / BS32 9DS
10am at Car Park, Brimsham Fields, Coopers Drive, Yate.
ST710825 / BS37 4FW
Mainly level walk over fields, tracks and footpaths. A few stiles and gates.4mile / 6.4km
Leisurely
Leader
Roger
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07917 679141
Sunday, 12th May
8:15am at Aztec West Business Park
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
9:30am at Newbridge park and ride.
ST717658 / BA1 3NB
From the centre of Bath and its fine Georgian architecture, an outward route along the K & A, returning over Claverton Down.Note: Park & Ride bus to/from central Bath req'd. First bus due 09.30. Bring bus passes.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Leader
Chris
01594 845423
Sunday, 19th May
10am at Aztec West Business Centre
ST604827 / BS32 4TD
10:15am at For exact start point contact walk leader
ST583784 / BS10 6BA
Southmead and Brentry have many green spaces which are explored in this walk.7mile / 11.3km
Leisurely
Leader
Joy
01179 334998
Friday, 24th May
9:30am at Aldi, Bradley Stoke
ST612825 / BS32 9DS
10am at
ST703727 / BS30 5QJ
Footpaths, lanes, edge of a golf course and part of Golden Valley Nature Reserve. Several stiles and ups and downs.4mile / 6.4km
Leisurely
Leader
Jean
01454 419274