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2020

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Festival 2020 - Full Programme

Welcome to the 2020 Farnham Walking Festival. This year we feature 80 walks of all lengths, grades and suiting all interests. We are sure you will find something that will appeal to you. 

Please have a quick look through our full programme below. Click on any walk name that interests you for more details of that walk or CLICK HERE AND scroll down for more information on each walk.

All the walks are detailed on the links from the outline programme. 

We hope you enjoy our offerings. 

The booking system has changed this year. Some walks do not require booking, some need you to register by email with the walk leader and some are through our own booking form.

Check each specific walk for details.

All walks that need booking are on a first-come-first-served basis so get in quickly.

Booking is ESSENTIAL on walks where noted. 

Booking details for all walks are on - http://bit.ly/FWF2020

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Two special pre-festival events to whet your appetite.

Check them out - click the posters.

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Click any walk in the chart below for more information

or click here for a more detailed list

 

The booking system has changed this year. Some walks do not require booking, some need you to register by email with the walk leader and some are through our own booking form.

Check each specific walk for details.

All walks that need booking are on a first-come-first-served basis so get in quickly.

Booking is ESSENTIAL on walks where noted. 

Booking details for all walks are on - http://bit.ly/FWF2020

 

Details of each walk

Surrey Day Challenge
Sat, May 02
Outside Council Offices
May 02, 10:00 AM – May 03, 1:00 AM
Outside Council Offices, South St, Farnham GU9 7RN, UK
18 miles. Walk three walks, Waterside Wanderings, Industrial Farnham and a Night Walk to Crondall and win a special prize.
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Waterside Wanderings
Sat, May 02
Outside Council Offices
May 02, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Outside Council Offices, South St, Farnham GU9 7RN, UK
7 miles. A lovely leisurely wander along three waterways, the Wey, the Blackwater and the Basingstoke Canal. We will see some historic buildings, appreciate some nature and traverse a green corridor through Aldershot. Return by train from Ash Vale.
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Farnham's Industrial Past
Sat, May 02
Waggon Yard Car Park
May 02, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Waggon Yard Car Park, 24 Lower Church Ln, Farnham GU9 7PS, UK
4 miles. A walk around the town centre exploring the remnants of Farnham's old industries. Hops, corsets, twine and mineral waters are just a few of those, but we'll also look at defence, transport and entertainment.
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A Night Walk to Crondall
Sat, May 02
Upper Hart Car Park
May 02, 9:00 PM – May 03, 1:00 AM
Upper Hart Car Park, Farnham GU9 7HD, UK
8 miles. An exciting new walk for the Festival. We will be going from Farnham to Crondall over small roads and footpaths AT NIGHT. Please make sure you have suitable footwear, a snack and a torch with spare batteries.
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Florence Nightingale Walk
Tue, May 12
Farnham Hospital car park, Hale Rd,
May 12, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Farnham Hospital car park, Hale Rd, , Farnham GU9 9QL, UK
6.5 miles. A new walk to Waverley Abbey House, following in the footsteps of Florence Nightingale. We walk along the Greensands Way out and the North Downs Way back, with a lot of history en route.
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Farnham Shakespeare Walks
Sat, May 16
Mercure Farnham Bush Hotel
May 16, 12:00 PM
Mercure Farnham Bush Hotel, The Borough, Farnham GU9 7NN, UK
1.5 miles. Farnham Town Council have commissioned the Guildford Shakespeare Company to devise a special Shakespeare-themed walk for Farnham for the first time!
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Through Farnham Town
Sat, May 16
Waggon Yard Car Park
May 16, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Waggon Yard Car Park, 24 Lower Church Ln, Farnham GU9 7PS, UK
2 miles. Discover some of the quirky things people often miss when they walk around Farnham: from Waggon Yard where the old corn-market wagons once gathered, via Farnham Maltings, through the old Saxon centre around the church, to the Borough and beyond.
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Selborne, Hampshire Countryside
Sun, May 17
NT Car Park behind Selborne Arms
May 17, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM
NT Car Park behind Selborne Arms, Selborne, Alton GU34 3JR, UK
10 miles. Undulating walk around Selborne. bring lunch Pub at finish.
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Farnham Shakespeare Walks
Sun, May 17
Mercure Farnham Bush Hotel
May 17, 12:00 PM
Mercure Farnham Bush Hotel, The Borough, Farnham GU9 7NN, UK
1.5 miles. Farnham Town Council have commissioned the Guildford Shakespeare Company to devise a special Shakespeare-themed walk for Farnham for the first time!
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The Pilgrims' Way Part 1
Mon, May 18
St Andrew's Church
May 18, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
St Andrew's Church, Upper Church Ln, Farnham GU9 7PW, UK
11 miles. The start of an adventure - A Pilgrimage from Farnham to Winchester. This section explores the less-walked Pilgrims' Way from Farnham to Alton. NOTE: this is a linear walk.
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Selborne & Northfield Hill
Mon, May 18
NT Car Park
May 18, 10:30 AM – 12:45 PM
NT Car Park, Behind Selborne Arms, Selborne, Alton GU34 3JR, UK
4.5 miles. A walk around Selborne then on to Northfield Hill. Then to Selborne Common and finally down the zig zag. Some hills.
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A Farnham Biodiversity Walk
Tue, May 19
Wrecclesham Recreation Ground
May 19, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Wrecclesham Recreation Ground, Riverdale, Wrecclesham, Farnham GU10 4QT, UK
5 miles. A country walk west of Farnham, highlighting different habitats and biodiversity around us.
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The Basics of an Efficient Gait
Tue, May 19
Gostrey Meadow
May 19, 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM
Gostrey Meadow, Weyside, Farnham GU9 7RH, UK
Walking on the spot. We might think we know how to walk well, but in reality, are you matching your anatomy? In this walking class, you will learn a new gait; one that is comfortable, natural, easy to adopt and very efficient for those who like long walks.
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An evening Stroll around Farnham Park
Tue, May 19
Council Offices
May 19, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Council Offices, Council Offices, South St, Farnham GU9 7RN, UK
2.5 miles. A lovely evening's meander through Farnham Park to the Castle and back across farmland, with a good view over the town. This is intended to be a leisurely stroll enjoying the countryside.
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St Swithun's Way Part 2
Wed, May 20
Farnham Station
May 20, 9:15 AM – 4:30 PM
Farnham Station, Approach Rd, Farnham GU9 8AD, UK
11 miles. The adventure continues. Through the town at Alton, through glorious farmland along the St Swithun's Way to the village of Bishop's Sutton where we pause for breath. NOTE: this is a linear walk.
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Elstead Circular
Wed, May 20
End of Hooley Lane
May 20, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
End of Hooley Lane, Elstead, GU8 6JE, UK
5 miles. Elstead area. Hookley Lane, New Pond, Borough farm, Silk Mill pond, Pudmore pond circular.
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Selborne to Newton Valance
Wed, May 20
NT car park
May 20, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
NT car park, Behind the Selborne Arms, Selborne, Alton GU34 3JR, UK
3.5 miles. Walking from Selborne to Newton Valence visiting the Church. Down the zigzag designed by Gilbert White.
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Central Farnham Tree Walk
Wed, May 20
Bandstand at Gostrey Meadow
May 20, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Bandstand at Gostrey Meadow, Farnham GU9 7RH, UK
2 miles. A walk around the Central Farnham Conservaion Area featuring some 50 native and exotic trees and identifying others during the walk. A list of trees with brief descriptions will be provided.
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Green Spaces of the Bourne
Thu, May 21
Bourne Green (Recreation Ground),
May 21, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Bourne Green (Recreation Ground), , opposite St. Martin’s Church, Old Frensham Rd, Farnham GU10 3PU, UK
3.5 miles. Starting from Bourne Green the walk will cross some open ground, close woodland and heathland, passing through Sable Wood and Bourne Wood, before meeting up with an RSPB Guide through the Farnham Heath Reserve. Woodland tracks - some quite steep.
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Odiham and Greywell
Thu, May 21
Colt Hill Wharf
May 21, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Colt Hill Wharf, Odiham Wharf Colt hill canal side car park, RG29 1DH. (SU 747517).
10 miles. Canal paths and drovers tracks with both ends of the Greywell Tunnel.
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Shere, Little London and Albury Park
Thu, May 21
Silent Pool free CP just off A25
May 21, 10:15 AM – 2:30 PM
Silent Pool free CP just off A25, Albury, Guildford GU5 9BW, UK
7.6 miles. A scenic walk following the Tillingbourne River into Shere. Passing two churches and fine views. Hilly. Lunch in Albury Park. Bring lunch.
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Paths Less Trodden
Thu, May 21
Park Ranger's Office, Farnham Park CP
May 21, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Park Ranger's Office, Farnham Park CP, Farnham GU9 0AU, UK
3 miles. A meander through the woods and less-trodden paths of Farnham Park, exploring the course of the Nadder Stream
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Bats of Farnham Park
Thu, May 21
Park Ranger's Office, Farnham Park CP
May 21, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
Park Ranger's Office, Farnham Park CP, Farnham GU9 0AU, UK
3 miles. Join the Ranger, exploring the wonders of Farnham Park's Bats and their habitats. Get your hands on a bat detector and learn the sounds of different species. Following the walk there is an optional demonstration of bat analysis software.
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St Swithun's Way Part 3
Fri, May 22
Farnham Station
May 22, 9:15 AM – 5:00 PM
Farnham Station , Approach Rd, Farnham GU9 8AD, UK
11 miles. We're there! Walking from Bishop's Sutton along the St Swithun's Way to Winchester and our triumphant arrival at the home of St Swithun. NOTE: this is a linear walk.
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Selborne & Noar Hill
Fri, May 22
NT Car park behind Selborne Arms
May 22, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
NT Car park behind Selborne Arms, Selborne, Alton GU34 3JR, UK
5.5 miles. A walk around Noar Hill including the nature reserve. No zig-zag, but some hills.
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Hindhead to Farnham Downhill
Sat, May 23
Farnham Station
May 23, 9:50 AM – 4:00 PM
Farnham Station , Approach Rd, Farnham GU9 8AD, UK
11.5 miles. Lovely walk DOWNHILL from the Devil's Punchbowl and Gibbett Hill to Thursley, then gently undulating to Tilford and back to Farnham. NOTE: this is a linear walk, we will not be returning to Hindhead.
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Treasure Hunt Trail
Sat, May 23
The Museum of Farnham
May 23, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Museum of Farnham, 38 West St, Farnham GU9 7DX, UK
Are you looking for something to do with family and friends or seeking a fun day out with the kids in Farnham? Then why not explore the town on this self-guided Treasure themed Trail. The Trail takes you on a picturesque route taking in the excitement of the ancient Castle as you solve the clues.
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Winchfield Hurst and Dogmersfield
Sun, May 24
Car Park opposite Barley Mow.
May 24, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Car Park opposite Barley Mow. , Large free CP next to Basingstoke canal on Sprats Hatch Lane opposite Barley Mow pub, Winchfield. RG27 8ZY
10 miles. Winchfield Hurst, around Dogmersfield lake, Tundry pond and through Crookham village.
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Ancient Fearnehamme
Sun, May 24
Riverside Car Park 2
May 24, 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Riverside Car Park 2, Mike Hawthorn Dr, Farnham GU9, UK
4.5 miles. Exploring some of the hidden archaeological sites around Farnham, this walk will introduce walkers to the lives of their ancient ancestors through the places they lived and worked.
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Bourne Woods
Sun, May 24
The Bourne Green, Cricket Club car park,
May 24, 10:30 AM – 12:45 PM
The Bourne Green, Cricket Club car park,, Farnham GU10 3PR, UK
4 miles. Undulating through woodland.
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Bishop's Table Ghost Walk (1st scaring)
Sun, May 24
The Bishops Table Hotel
May 24, 5:45 PM – 7:15 PM
The Bishops Table Hotel, 27 West St, Farnham GU9 7DR, UK
As the guide leads you through the labyrinth of paths, they will take you deep into the history of the town and who used to live here… but be warned, something is moving in the shadows. Perhaps the ghosts of so many years ago want to tell their own story?
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Bishop's Table Ghost Walk (2nd scaring)
Sun, May 24
The Bishops Table Hotel
May 24, 7:15 PM – 8:45 PM
The Bishops Table Hotel, 27 West St, Farnham GU9 7DR, UK
As the guide leads you through the labyrinth of paths, they will take you deep into the history of the town and who used to live here… but be warned, something is moving in the shadows. Perhaps the ghosts of so many years ago want to tell their own story?
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Bishop's Table Ghost Walk (3rd scaring)
Sun, May 24
The Bishops Table Hotel
May 24, 8:45 PM – 10:15 PM
The Bishops Table Hotel, 27 West St, Farnham GU9 7DR, UK
As the guide leads you through the labyrinth of paths, they will take you deep into the history of the town and who used to live here… but be warned, something is moving in the shadows. Perhaps the ghosts of so many years ago want to tell their own story?
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Crondall & Horsedown Common
Mon, May 25
Crondall Church
May 25, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Crondall Church, Church St, Crondall, Farnham GU10 5QR. (SU795486).
4.3 miles. A walk taking in Crondall & Horsedown Common via fields, footpaths and minor roads.
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From The Bat to the Cow in the Bourne Valley
Mon, May 25
Bat and Ball Pub
May 25, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bat and Ball Pub, Lower Bourne, GU10 4SA, UK
2.5 miles. A short scenic walk from the Bat and Ball Pub to the Spotted Cow Pub with visits to a wildlife garden to see and release the results of moth trapping and the cottage lived in by local author George Sturt.
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Hogs Back Brewery Stagger
Tue, May 26
Council Offices
May 26, 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Council Offices, Council Offices, South St, Farnham GU9 7RN, UK
8 miles. An interesting walk along the North Downs Way to the Hogs Back Brewery for a tour of their works. After the visit, we will stagger back down roads and country lanes to Farnham.
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Treasure Hunt Trail
Tue, May 26
The Museum of Farnham
May 26, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Museum of Farnham, 38 West St, Farnham GU9 7DX, UK
Are you looking for something to do with family and friends or seeking a fun day out with the kids in Farnham? Then why not explore the town on this self-guided Treasure themed Trail. The Trail takes you on a picturesque route taking in the excitement of the ancient Castle as you solve the clues.
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A Brief History of Farnham
Tue, May 26
In front of Farnham Maltings reception,
May 26, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM
In front of Farnham Maltings reception, , Bridge Square, Farnham GU9 7QR, UK
0.5 or 2 miles. An interesting walk for all ages with nature and historical overtones. Come and explore the local area, learn something new and share your knowledge. A short walk around The Maltings with an optional extension around the town through time and history.
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Rowledge Through the Ages
Tue, May 26
The Old Vicarage, Rowledge
May 26, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
The Old Vicarage, Rowledge, The Old Vicarage, opposite St. James' Church Church Ln, Rowledge, Farnham GU10 4EN, UK
4.5 miles. Through the village of Rowledge, trespassing into Wrecclesham, we see the old row ditch, lanes between squatters' plots, learn something of the history of the village and end up with wine and nibbles in the original vicarage.
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Farnham Pubs and Breweries
Wed, May 27
Waggon Yard Car Park
May 27, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Waggon Yard Car Park, 24 Lower Church Ln, Farnham GU9 7PS, UK
3.5 miles. In Victorian times Farnham was reputed to have the most pubs per head in the country. This walk explains how that came to be, the family empires behind that growth, see the many buildings that once were inns and share stories about their history.
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Selborne, Hampshire
Wed, May 27
NT car park behind Selborne Arms
May 27, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
NT car park behind Selborne Arms, Selborne, Alton GU34 3JR, UK
5 miles. Selborne Common and Noar Hill. Down the Zig Zag path - great views.
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Treasure Hunt Trail
Wed, May 27
The Museum of Farnham
May 27, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Museum of Farnham, 38 West St, Farnham GU9 7DX, UK
Are you looking for something to do with family and friends or seeking a fun day out with the kids in Farnham? Then why not explore the town on this self-guided Treasure themed Trail. The Trail takes you on a picturesque route taking in the excitement of the ancient Castle as you solve the clues.
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Rowledge and Alice Holt
Wed, May 27
Recreation Ground Car Park
May 27, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Recreation Ground Car Park, School Rd, Rowledge, Farnham GU10 4BW, UK
3.5 miles. Walking from Rowledge, through the forest stopping at the Cafe.
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Alice Holt Lodge
Wed, May 27
Alice Holt car park at Research Station
May 27, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Alice Holt car park at Research Station, Alice Holt car park at Research Station, GU10 4LH
A walk around the grounds of Alice Holt Lodge on a trail of 30 specimen trees, several of which have survived from Victorian times when the Lodge was a private residence.
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Mattingley and Rotherwick
Thu, May 28
Mattingley, RG27 8LA
May 28, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Mattingley, RG27 8LA, Mattingley next to Church. Restricted to 12 cars so car share if possible. RG27 8LA. (SU736581)
10 miles. Mattingley via West Green to Rotherwick for lunch with pub option; continuing clockwise through fields back to Mattingley.
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Hankley Common Historical Walk
Thu, May 28
Hankley Common
May 28, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Hankley Common, Hankley Common Car Park, off Thursley Road by Truxford Wood Farm.
6 miles. Historical walk at Hankley Common taking in the Atlantic Wall, films shot at the Common, Bossom plane crash and the Wigwam Murder.
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Treasure Hunt Trail
Thu, May 28
The Museum of Farnham
May 28, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Museum of Farnham, 38 West St, Farnham GU9 7DX, UK
Are you looking for something to do with family and friends or seeking a fun day out with the kids in Farnham? Then why not explore the town on this self-guided Treasure themed Trail. The Trail takes you on a picturesque route taking in the excitement of the ancient Castle as you solve the clues.
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Tongham and Badshot Lea
Thu, May 28
Aldershot Park CP next to crematorium
May 28, 10:15 AM – 1:30 PM
Aldershot Park CP next to crematorium, Lower Farnham Road, Aldershot GU12 4BP, UK
6 miles. Mainly flat paths and lanes through woodland, local villages and River Blackwater, with some history. Dogs on lead, bring lunch.
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Farms, Foraging and Folklore
Fri, May 29
Frensham Little Pond NT Car Park
May 29, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Frensham Little Pond NT Car Park, Frensham Little Pond, Farnham GU10 3BT, UK
6 miles. A meander around Tilford and Frensham via a microbrewery with a few forageable plants and their folklore
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Treasure Hunt Trail
Fri, May 29
The Museum of Farnham
May 29, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Museum of Farnham, 38 West St, Farnham GU9 7DX, UK
Are you looking for something to do with family and friends or seeking a fun day out with the kids in Farnham? Then why not explore the town on this self-guided Treasure themed Trail. The Trail takes you on a picturesque route taking in the excitement of the ancient Castle as you solve the clues.
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Restoration of SUEZ Runfold South Quarry and Landfill
Fri, May 29
SUEZ Runfold site, Guildford Road
May 29, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
SUEZ Runfold site, Guildford Road, Farnham GU10 1PB, UK
2 miles. Join us for a walk around Runfold South Quarry and Landfill, which has been active since 1951, first as a sand quarry and later as a landfill and is now being restored to woodland and grassland.
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Alice Holt Forest - The Arboretum
Fri, May 29
Alice Holt Forestry Commission, CP
May 29, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Alice Holt Forestry Commission, CP, Alice Holt Forestry Commission, Gravel Hill Road car park, GU10 4LQ
The walk will highlight 30 of the most interesting species of trees in the Arboretum and include a brief description of Alice Holt Forest.
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A Literary Tour
Sat, May 30
Farnham Station
May 30, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Farnham Station , Station Rd, Farnham GU9 8AD, UK
8 miles. A literary tour around some of the former houses and important sites for Farnham's authors: Swift, Cobbett, Sturt and of course Barrie
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Treasure Hunt Trail
Sat, May 30
The Museum of Farnham
May 30, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Museum of Farnham, 38 West St, Farnham GU9 7DX, UK
Are you looking for something to do with family and friends or seeking a fun day out with the kids in Farnham? Then why not explore the town on this self-guided Treasure themed Trail. The Trail takes you on a picturesque route taking in the excitement of the ancient Castle as you solve the clues.
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Artington
Sat, May 30
near the Withies Inn,
May 30, 10:15 AM – 1:15 PM
near the Withies Inn, , Compton, Guildford GU3 1JA, UK
5.6 miles. Lovely circular walk, partially along the Pilgrims Way, passing through Loseley Park.
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Winterford & Hurt Wood
Sun, May 31
Hurtwood CP No 6 [radar site]
May 31, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Hurtwood CP No 6 [radar site] , Hurtwood CP No 6 [radar site] at junction of Alderbrook Rd. & Greensands Lane, Cranleigh, GU6 8QU.
10 miles. Undulating loop around Winterford Heath & Wood and Hurt Wood with lunch at Peaslake.
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The Bourne Footpaths History
Sun, May 31
The Bourne Green, Cricket Club car park
May 31, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
The Bourne Green, Cricket Club car park, The Bourne, Farnham, GU10 3PR
4 miles. A hilly walk at a gentle pace with some history about the names of the footpaths in The Bourne.
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Walking the Defence Line Part 3
Mon, Jun 01
Stockbridge Pond Car Park, Tilford
Jun 01, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Stockbridge Pond Car Park, Tilford, Stockbridge Pond, Tilford, Farnham GU10 2DD, UK
10 miles. Continuing Farnham's WW2 defence walks, the route heads off across the military training lands to rejoin the GHQ Line at Elstead. On the way we'll visit Surrey's only sea wall and learn about some of the other once secret activities on the commons.
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Frensham Great Pond
Mon, Jun 01
Frensham Great Pond
Jun 01, 10:30 AM – 12:45 PM
Frensham Great Pond, Frensham Great Pond, Farnham GU10, UK
3.8 miles. Leisurely walk from Frensham Great Pond alongside River (which can be muddy in parts) to the Weir. On into Frensham village along roadside returning to Frensham Pond via heathland. One short steep incline.
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Exploring around Frensham & Pierrepont
Mon, Jun 01
Frensham Little Pond Car Park
Jun 01, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Frensham Little Pond Car Park, Frensham Little Pond, Farnham GU10 3BT, UK
4.5 miles. A walk exploring paths, tracks, meadows and woods around Frensham village, both Ponds and Pierrepont House and Farm
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North Downs Way - Part 1 to Guildford
Tue, Jun 02
Start of the NDW, Hickleys Corner
Jun 02, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Start of the NDW, Hickleys Corner, Hickleys Corner, GU9 8AH. (SU843466)
An 11-mile hike at a reasonable pace along this classic route to Guildford. This is a linear walk; we are finishing at Guildford from where your own arrangements should be made to return. The walk is for more experienced walkers; includes some hills.
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A Tree Walk around the Clare Mead Estate, Rowledge
Tue, Jun 02
Rowledge Village Square
Jun 02, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Rowledge Village Square, The Square, Rowledge, Farnham GU10 4AA, UK
A gentle walk around the Clare Mead residential estate, to look at the mature trees remaining from the grounds of Mayfield House and the younger specimens planted when the estate was built in the 1980s.
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A Bounce Around The Bourne
Wed, Jun 03
St Thomas On The Bourne C Of E Church
Jun 03, 6:45 AM – 8:30 AM
St Thomas On The Bourne C Of E Church, Frensham Rd, Farnham GU9 8HA, UK
3 miles. A chance to explore and enjoy the footpaths criss crossing The Bourne before the rest of the world has woken up
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Deepcut and the Basingstoke Canal
Wed, Jun 03
Canal Centre
Jun 03, 10:00 AM – 12:45 PM
Canal Centre, Mytchett, Camberley GU16 6DD, UK
5 miles. These are walks of approximately five miles, starting at 10am, and done at a reasonable pace, finishing about 12.30. Many of the walkers then adjourn for a pub lunch.
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Middle Old Park and Farnham Park
Wed, Jun 03
Farnham Park cp.
Jun 03, 10:30 AM – 12:45 PM
Farnham Park cp. , Farnham GU9 0AU, UK
4 miles. From Farnham Park to Middle Old Park. Café at end of walk.
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Farnham's Commemorative Plaques
Wed, Jun 03
The Borelli Walk
Jun 03, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
The Borelli Walk, Borelli Walk, South Street, GU9 7RU. (SU842467).
2 miles. A new walk featuring some 50 plaques in and around the Central Conservation Area. These include famous names and events over the centuries and pointing out some of the eccentricities of some of the inscriptions.
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Hawley Lake
Thu, Jun 04
MOD Car Park. GU14 9LH
Jun 04, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
MOD Car Park. GU14 9LH, : Hawley sailing club/MOD CP. Cove, Farnborough, GU14 9LH [646 metres NW]. (SU838577).
10 miles. A walk through woods and fields from Hawley Lake taking in Yateley common, Minley woods and Fleet pond. Bring lunch.
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Chinthurst Hill, Heathland and Woodland.
Thu, Jun 04
Chinthurst Hill CP
Jun 04, 10:15 AM – 3:00 PM
Chinthurst Hill CP, on Shalford to Wonersh A248. Wonersh Common, Guildford GU5 0PR, UK
7.5 miles. Some open heathland and woods, great views. Dogs on leads, bring lunch.
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World War II Pill Boxes
Thu, Jun 04
Shepherd & Flock Roundabout
Jun 04, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Shepherd & Flock Roundabout, Moor Park Ln, Farnham GU9 9JB, UK
7 miles. Walk along Greensand Way to Waverley Abbey and return looking at Pill Boxes as we go.
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Netwalking
Thu, Jun 04
The Castle Inn
Jun 04, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
The Castle Inn, 5 Castle St, Farnham GU9 7HR, UK
2 miles. An opportunity for business people to have a healthy lunchbreak and meet like-minded people to network while walking.
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A Meander to Moor Park
Thu, Jun 04
Council Offices
Jun 04, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Council Offices, Council Offices, South St, Farnham GU9 7RN, UK
4 miles. A stroll along the Borelli Walk, across the Shepherd and Flock to the gates of Moor Park, returning along the North Downs Way
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North Downs Way - Part 2 Guildford to Dorking
Fri, Jun 05
Outside Guildford Station
Jun 05, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Outside Guildford Station, Outside Guildford Station, Station Approach, Guildford GU1 4UT. (SU 992496)
Part 2. A strenuous 14-mile hike at a reasonable pace along the North Downs Way from Guildford to Dorking. This is a linear walk, finishing at Dorking from where your own arrangements should be made to return. (Train).
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A Linear Walk from Frensham to Hindhead
Fri, Jun 05
Frensham Great Pond cp
Jun 05, 10:00 AM – 1:15 PM
Frensham Great Pond cp, Frensham Great Pond, Farnham GU10, UK
6 miles. A linear walk from Frensham to the Devils Punch Bowl. Cafe or pub at the end. Then bus 19 back, hourly.
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Farnham's Watermills
Sat, Jun 06
Riverside 2 Car Park
Jun 06, 10:15 AM – 1:00 PM
Riverside 2 Car Park, Opposite Hatch Mill at Riverside 2 Car Park (Pay & Display), Mike Hawthorn Drive, GU9 7UE
4.5 miles. Elongated ellipse along the Wey. Looking at history, use and siting of the watermills and river re-routing for flood prevention. You'll see 3 mills (plus the remains of 2 more) and hopefully get a feel for how the town grew around the river.
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Wrecclesham Village Walk
Sat, Jun 06
Wrecclesham Recreation Ground
Jun 06, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Wrecclesham Recreation Ground, Riverdale, Wrecclesham, Farnham GU10 4QT, UK
4.5 miles. A short circular walk of Wrecclesham visiting sites of local history and with presentation of historical facts.
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Lions Club of Farnham Community Walks and Picnic
Sun, Jun 07
Farnham Walking Festival
Jun 07, 10:30 AM
Farnham Walking Festival, Farnham, UK
A community walk from your village in Farnham to Gostrey Meadow, where we can picnic together. Please bring packed food with you. Stay for Music in the Meadow if you wish or return when you want. For details please check bit.ly/FWFPICNIC2020
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