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Tuesday, 4 September
Grade: 3
Miles: 7
Leave: 9.30am
RTVD: £1.10
Lunch: Picnic

Longhope and Mitcheldean

Park: Nags Head Boxbush (014) 683204


Over the ridge from Boxbush to Mitcheldean, then up Plump Hill and down to Abenhall Church. Finally across Longhope Common back to the start. Some steep hills and rough steps. Farm tracks, paths through fields, woods and country roads.

Thursday, 6 September
Grade: 4
Miles: 7.2
Leave: 9.30am
RTVD: £2.40
Lunch: Picnic

Malverns (Fill in Walk)

Park: Hollybush Car Park on A438 at crest of hill.


Midsummer Hill, Hollybush Hill, Swinyard Hill, Hangmans Hill, Broad Down, Herefordshire Beacon, Millenium Hill, Clutter's Cave, Gullet Wood and the Obelisk. Picnic Lunch outside Sally's Place. Two steep ascents up Midsummer Hill and Swinyard Hill, Walking poles are recommended.

Tuesday, 11 September
Grade: 3
Miles: 8.5
Leave: 9.15am
RTVD: £1.40
Lunch: Picnic

Maisemore

Park: Maisemore Village hall (179) 813213


Maisemore - along the bank of the River Severn to Ashleworth Quay - across to Hartpury - Chargy Hill and return. Few stiles and short climb.

Thursday, 13 September
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.

Thursday, 20 September
Grade: 3
Miles: 6.5
Leave: 9.30am
RTVD: £1.80
Lunch: Picnic

Kilpeck, the Heart of Rural Herefordshire


Park: Church of St. Mary and St. David, Kilpeck (189) 445305

Kilpeck, which has one of the best preserved Norman churches in England is our starting point for this walk during which we can enjoy the constant changing views of Herefordshire's mixed farming countryside. We take a gentle ascent through Mynde Wood up to Orcop Hill and along to Cole's Tump from where we can experience breathtaking views. 15 stiles. Steady ascent through Mynde Wood.

Tuesday, 25 September
Grade: 4
Miles: 10
Leave: 8.30am
RTVD: £7.80
Lunch: Picnic

- 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, 27 September
Grade: 3
Miles: 6
Leave: 9.15am
RTVD: £4.50
Lunch: Picnic

Cwm Bwchel

Park: Car park at Llanthony Priory  (161) SO 289 278

Cross the valley and head up Cwm Bwchel before following the contour past Gunters Farm and Nantygwyddel to Sychtre before heading up to the ridge and along to Bal Bach before descending. Couple of steady climbs, some stiles.