Monthly Archives: November 2012

25 November 2012: Coulsdon South circular via Happy Valley

 Claire, Dermot and Polly had a muddy but enjoyable walk in Happy Valley to-day. We reversed the normal  route so that we were able to visit the pub at the end of the walk and not at the beginning when it may … Continue reading

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18 November 2012: Shoreham to Westerham

Don led Annie Jonathan and me on a lovely walk setting off from Shoreham going via Knockholt and Chevening aiming to end up in one of Westerham’s many teashops. We enjoyed the first few miles of this so much that … Continue reading

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11 November 2012: Dartford to the Thames

It was an ideal day for this short ramble, which took us beneath wide blue skies and across open landscapes, through the “edgelands” where remnants of industry meet the surprisingly bucolic marshes.  Lunch overlooking the Thames gave us a view of cormorants … Continue reading

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4 November 2012: Gomshall, Polesden Lacey and Westhumble

This walk was planned to meet up with the youth hostel group, but in the end most of the hostellers decided they had had a good stretch on Saturday — and the weather was not looking too good. So this … Continue reading

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3-4 November 2012: Holmwood and Holmbury St Mary

The weather on Saturday was good – blue skies and sun nicely illuminating the red/gold autumn trees and views from Leith Hill.  We walked 6 miles, ably led by Jonathan and Don, uphill and down dale, through lots of mud … Continue reading

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