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Tuesday, 19 June
Grade: 3
Miles: 7.5
Leave: 9.15am
RTVD: £2.80
Lunch: Picnic

Devil's Pulpit and Wintours' Leap
Park: Forestry Commission Car Park on Tidenham Chase (162) 557 993

After coffee at the Devil's Pulpit viewpoint we travel down Offa's Dyke path to Wintours Leap for lunch then back up the Gloucestershire Way enjoying glimpses of the River Severn. 6 stiles.

Thursday, 21 June
Grade: 3
Miles: 6
Leave: 9.30am
RTVD: £3.60
Lunch: Picnic

Clearwell
Park: Orepool Pub & Restaurant. Park away from Pub. GL16 8LH (OL 14) 579079.

Gentle Walk in High Forest pastureland, past 200 yr old industrial remains through Clearwell, Sling, Stow Green, Bearse & Oakwood Optional lunch at Orepool Pub or take your own picnic. Some slightly awkward patches & stiles. Nothing very difficult.

Thursday, 28 June
Grade: 3
Miles: 8.5
Leave: 9.15am
RTVD: £1.40
Lunch: Picnic

Dixton
Park: Dixton is a no through road running parallel with the A 40 on the opposite side to the little prep school. (162) – 517135.

To Welsh Newton and Bucholt Wood with a lovely panoramic view at lunch time. One long steep climb and a number of stiles.

Tuesday, 3 July
Grade: 3
Miles: 8
Leave: 9.15am
RTVD: £4.50
Lunch: Picnic

Black Mountains
Park: Pont Cadwyn Forest car park off the road to Grwyne Fawr Reservoir (OL 13) SO267252

To Fordd Las, Patrishow Church, return via Ty-mawr and Coed Mawr. Two steepish climbs, a few stiles and enchanting melodic countryside.

Thursday, 5 July
Grade: 2
Miles: 5.1
Leave: 11.30am
RTVD: £0.40
Lunch: Picnic

Weston under Penyard
Park: Village Hall, Weston Under Penyard, HR9 7PA (OS189 633232

Weston, Pontshill, Dancing Green, Green Farm, Parkfields, Weston Church and return to the village hall by 3pm.  5 stiles, a few gentle gradients with 1 short steeper uphill and 1 very short steeper downhill.

Please join us for tea and homemade cakes in the Village Hall after the walk.

Tuesday, 10 July
Grade: 4
Miles: 10
Leave: 8.30am
RTVD: £7.80
Lunch: Picnic

Ystradfellte - Waterfall Walk
Park: Nr. Pen-y-Porth, 1 mile south of Ystradfellte. Please share car park fee (OL12) 928123

Rivers Mellte & Hepste with numerous waterfalls leading to Sgwd-yr-Eira (walk behind). Pontneddfechan & more waterfalls. Bring camera, walking poles useful. Some flat & easy walking, but also rocky undulating paths. A fantastic walk.

Thursday, 12 July
Grade: 2
Miles: 8
Leave: 9.30am
RTVD: £3.20
Lunch: Picnic

Three Ancient Civil Parishes
Park: St. Mary Church, Marden HR1 3EL

An easy pace and interesting walk taking in a variety of fields and lanes within the Civil Parishes of Moreton-on-Lugg, Pipe and Lyde and Sutton St. Nicholas. Some stiles.

Tuesday, 17 July
Grade: 2
Miles: 8
Leave: 9.30am
RTVD: £2.90
Lunch: Picnic

Upton on Severn
Park: St Gabriel Parish Church car park (190) 810427

Hanley Swan - Picken End - Church End - Along Severn to Upton - Tilridge - Hanley Swan (leaders will meet at Hanley Swan) If the weather is good a long lunch in Upton by the river. A couple of stiles.

Thursday, 19 July
Grade: 3
Miles: 8
Leave: 9.15am
RTVD: £3.00
Lunch: Picnic

"Hopping" around the Fromes
Park: Large free car park in centre of Bishops Frome WR6 5AP (202) 662484

Across fields and along country lanes with a couple of steady ascents our route takes us to Cheyney Court Wood, Fromes Hill and Fishpool Wood, returning via Castle Frome and then alongside the River Frome. About 14 stiles.
Tuesday, 24 July
Grade: 3
Miles: 7.4
Leave: 9.30am
RTVD: £2.10
Lunch: Picnic

Grosmont
Park:  Centre of Grosmont, outside Angel PH GR – (161) 404 244, NP7 8EP
Head south on the Three Castles Walk towards White Castle. Around Edmund's Tump and pick up the Three Castles Walk from Skenfrith back to Grosmont. Great views. Optional stop for refreshments at Part-y-seal on the way home. About 6 stiles and a couple of long ascents.

Thursday, 26 July
Grade: 2
Miles: 6.5
Leave: 9.30am
RTVD: £2.0
Lunch: Picnic

Redmarley

Park: Redmarley Village Hall GL19 3HS

A lovely walk through undulating countryside and woods taking in splendid isolated lakes. There are two short uneven climbs. 6 stiles.

Tuesday, 31 July
Grade: 2
Miles: 9
Leave: 9.15am
RTVD: £1.50
Lunch: Picnic

Skenfrith and the surrounds

Park: Beside Skenfrith Castle (189) 457202.
Skenfrith, Llanrithal, St Maughans, Newcastle, White House. Some stiles and steep slopes.