TUESDAY WALKS 10.00 start
Details of all walks to be finalised via email and website 7 days before due date
Tuesday 21st January
Kinver Edge and the Sheepwalks, distance 8 miles, moderate. There are toilets at the car park.
Walk Start: National Trust car park, Kingsford Lane, Kinver DY7 5NP
What 3 words location https://w3w.co/tortoises.aimless.explains
Grid ref SO83146 83402
An ascent through the forest up to Kinver Edge, along the Staffordshire Trail past the Rock Houses to the ancient pastures up and over the Sheepwalks, some quiet lanes and one short track across a small, muddy field. Stiles 3. Terrain underfoot was generally good. Super views on a clear day!
Leaders will not be at Crabbs Cross, allow 45 minutes travelling time from Redditch
Take care when driving between Wolverley and the car park, there are still several large puddles on the roads.
Leaders: Barbara and Brian Palmer
Tuesday 28st January
Alcester, distance 8 miles, easy. There are toilets at the car park.
Walk Start: Free Car park by Waitrose, post code B49 5BX
What3words Location https://what3words.com/villa.cube.knowledge
A walk from Alcester, through Oversley Green, up through Oversley woods. over fields towards Exhall, Wixford and back to Alcester. There are three short gradual hills and around 10 stiles. The woods and fields were quite muddy when we reccied the walk two weeks ago but hopefully some of it will have dried up by the time we do the walk.
Leaders will not be at Crabbs Cross, allow 15 minutes travelling time from Redditch.
Leaders: Robin and Anne Price
Tuesday February 4th
Lollipop walk Alcester to Weethley. Approx 8 miles
Walk starts at Alcester main car park B49 5BX - make sure you are parked in
the free bit.
Car Park Location https://what3words.com/samplers.coffee.caves
The walk takes us over the A435 and gradually ascends to Weethley woods.
We then go on to Weethley Church for our lunch stop before starting the descent into Alcester.
The walk is mainly fields and track. It will be muddy and slippery in places and poles are recommended.
Leaders Jenny and Andy
Tuesday 11th February
Leader Jayne Simmons Morton Stanley Park DTF
Tuesday 18th February
Leader Pete Reynolds DTF
Tuesday 25th February
Leader Tony Dixon DTF
Tuesday 10th March
7.5mile. E/M. Very few styles, fairly flat.
Start 10am on bridge over M42. Linthurst Road, Barnt Green.
Nearest post code B45 8JJ (bridge about quarter mile further from Barnt Green).
Some lane walking, bright clothing recommended.
Leader Terry Dean