Richmond Ramblers

We walk in London and the South East.

DateStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Sunday, 22nd April
10:35am at Barnes Station (Waterloo 10:14, Clapham Junction 10:24, Barnes 10:33) Also trains from Twickenham, Richmond
TQ222757 / SW13 0HT
Linear walk via Strand on the Green.Pub/picnic lunch at Kew.Continue along the river to Richmond.Note: Train services to Barnes are operating normally7mile / 11.3km
Moderate
Leader
Joyce McD
Wednesday, 25th April
10:45am at Hampton Wick station 10:45 (Waterloo 10:12, Clapham Junction 10:21 (10:29 Richmond)
TQ174697 / KT1 4DQ
Linear, following the Hogsmill river from Hampton Wick to Ewell using book "Rural Walks around Richmond", walk No. 20.Cafe/picnic lunch.8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
Leader
Alan M
Email contact via ramblers.org.uk
Saturday, 28th April
10:20am at Box Hill & West Humble station 10:21 (Victoria 9:31, Clapham Junction 9:37) Buy CDR to Dorking
TQ167518 / RH5 6BT
Linear walk via Ranmore Common.Cafe/picnic lunch stop at Polesden Lacey (NT).Then on to Dorking via Denbies Vinyard. A few small hills and some stiles..8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
Leader
Irene O
020 82416312
07979 212799
Sunday, 29th April
11am at Wandsworth Town station (Waterloo 10.44, Clapham Junction 10.54 OR Richmond 10.37)
TQ259751 / SW18 1SU
Linear walk through Wandsworth Park to Putney and following Beverly Brook to Barnes Green.Then continuing over Barnes Bridge to Strand-on-the-Green and finishing at Kew Bridge station.Picnic/pub/cafe lunch in Barnes. Opt out points at Putney and Barnes.7mile / 11.3km
Leisurely
Leader
Jane S
Wednesday, 2nd May
11:05am at Merstham Station 11:01 (Waterloo 10:09, Clapham Junction 10:17, East Croydon 10:40. Alternatively: Waterloo East 10:12, London Bridge 10:27) Buy OPDR Boundary Zone 6 to Merstham
TQ291532 / RH1 3AP
Easy walk across fields, pastures and (bluebell) woods with views.Visit to Anglo-Saxon St Katherine's Church and St Margaret's Well (mentioned in Domesday Book).Some stiles and could be muddy in places. Pub/picnic lunch.7mile / 11.3km
Moderate
Leader
Gwyneth H
Saturday, 5th May
10:50am at Hever station (London Bridge 10:08 direct to Hever, or East Croydon at 10:22) - Buy return to Cowden station
TQ465445 / TN8 7ER
Linear walk passing Hever Castle and Chiddingstone Castle.Pub/picnic/cafe lunch.OS Explorer 147NOTE: Buy OPDR to Cowden (not Chiddingstone as originally stated)7mile / 11.3km
Moderate
Leader
David L
020 89401479
07903 513863
Wednesday, 9th May
11:15am at Euston underground station (Nirthern Line, outside M&S)
TQ296827 / NW1 1DB
Linear, interest walk via St. Pancras Old Church, Camley Street Nature Park with its underground stretch of Fleet RiverPub/picnic/cafe lunch at Clerkenwell Green. Opt out points5.5mile / 8.9km
Leisurely
Leader
Maureen H
Saturday, 12th May
11:05am at Limehouse DLR Station, platform 3, (Waterloo 10:30 (Waterloo&City Line) to Bank, then DLR to Limehouse, arr. 10:45. Also Clapham Junction to Shadwell and change to DLR)
TQ361810 / E14 7JE
Gentle, linear walk along Regent's Canal towpath with a picnic/cafe/pub lunch at Angel, Islington.With a brief diversion to look over a fence at the giraffes in London Zoo.8.5mile / 13.7km
Leisurely
Leader
Andrew M
Sunday, 13th May
10:25am at Sevenoaks 10:15 (Charing Cross 9:40 Waterloo East 09:43) Prefered train.
TQ522553 / TN13 1DP
Circular walk via Witley Forest.Pub/cafe/picnic lunch at Ide HillFine views over Bough Beech Reservoir.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Vic L
020 89798458
Wednesday, 16th May
11:05am at Leatherhead Station (Waterloo 10.24, Clapham Junction 10.32, Raynes Park 10.43)
TQ163568 / KT22 7SQ
Cafe/picnic lunch at Burford Bridge or Stepping Stones pub.6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
Leader
Johann M
Saturday, 19th May
10:25am at Pluckley Station 10:21 (Waterloo East 09:13 [Ramsgate service])*
TQ921432 / TN27 0RT
Mainly flat walk (some undulations) through fields and orchards, passing through Little Chart (home of H E Bates).Pub/picnic lunch at Pluckley (allegedly most haunted village in England).OS Exp 1379.5mile / 15.3km
Moderate
Leader
Mavis W
020 8941 2053
07985 813534
Sunday, 20th May
11am at Hammersmith station - outside Tesco (District, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City Lines)
TQ233786 / W6 7AB
Gentle, linear walk via Thames PathPicnic/pub lunch at Kew Green.6.5mile / 10.5km
Leisurely
Leader
Joan S
Wednesday, 23rd May
11:05am at Chingford Station (Liverpool Street 10:33 direct service. - Alternatively Vauxhall 10:03 (Victoria Line) to Walthamstow Central and change for 10:48)
TQ391946 / E4 6AL
Following part of Centenary Walk through Epping Forest via Queen Elizabeth Hunting Lodge.Lunch: - food available at kiosks/picnic or at Kings Oak pub, High Beach8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
Leader
Alan M
Email contact via ramblers.org.uk
Saturday, 26th May
11:50am at Overton Station (Waterloo 10:50, Woking 11:16. Also Clapham Junction 10:52 and change at Woking to 11:16)
SU517507 / RG25 3JJ
Circular from Overton, passing the source of River Test, to Ashe and Deane,visiting the churches.Then on to North Wootton for a pub/picnic lunch.Return via Steventon, Jane Austen's birthplace.8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Leader
David F
020 8477 4181
Sunday, 27th May
10:30am at Richmond Station ticket hall (SW Rail, London Overground, and District Line)
TQ180751 / TW9 1EZ
Linear walk via Richmond Park (possibly azaleas in the Isabella Plantation), Barnes and Riverside.Cafe/picnic lunch at Roehampton Gate.7.5mile / 12.1km
Leisurely
Leader
Susan E
Wednesday, 30th May
11:15am at Richmond Station (SW Rail, London Overground, District Line)
TQ180751 / TW9 1EZ
Linear walk via Thames Path.Picnic/pub lunch at Teddington Lock5.5mile / 8.9km
Leisurely
Leader
Jane W
Saturday, 2nd June
10am at Ashurst Station (Clapham Junction 09:02 change at E Croydon for 09:23 [Uckfield service]) - Check beforehand in case of engineering works!
TQ507388 / TN3 9TF
A moderate, varied, hilly walk in the High Weald of Kent and along the banks of the River Medway and Kent Water. Pub/picnic lunch at Smarts Hill. 11 stiles (3 chain).OS Map Exp 1479.5mile / 15.3km
Moderate
Leader
Mavis W
020 8941 2053
07985 813534
Sunday, 3rd June
10am at Leatherhead Station (Waterloo 09:02 , Clapham Junction 09:11, Wimbledon 09:18 Leatherhead 09:45. Or Teddington 08:55 change at Raynes Park 09.22 arrive Leatherhead 09:45) - Car Parking available. Also Bus 465 stops at Leatherhead Train Station)
TQ163568 / KT22 7SQ
Hilly walk from Leatherhead Train Station, Norbury Park/ Fetcham Downs, Box Hill via Stepping Stones, Juniper Bottom, Mickleham Down.Picnic / NT cafe lunch at Box Hill.Dogs and children welcome11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Leader
Carolyn B
Wednesday, 6th June
10:35am at Teddington Station (Waterloo 09:57, Clapham Junction 10:06, Wimbledon 10:13)
TQ160708 / TW11 9AA
Linear walk through Bushy Park to Kingston, along Towpath to Ham Common.Through Richmond Park then down to Richmond Station.Pub/picnic lunch at Ham Common.7.5mile / 12.1km
Leisurely
Leader
Liz D
Saturday, 9th June
11am at Farnham Station (Clapham Junction 10:00, Woking 10:30) Buy a return to Farnham and a single from Guildford to Woking.
SU844465 / GU9 8AG
Gentle linear walk along the North Downs Way and Wey South Path.Picnic/pub lunch at Puttenham.11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Leader
Andrew M
Sunday, April 22, 2018