Summer Walks 2024

Seasonal Programme


2024 Summer Programme

DateLeaderDistance-AscentLocation
Wednesday 1 May
Thursday 2 MayMike S5 miles/flattishCoed y Felin. Slow walk focussing on flowers and wildlife.
Sunday 5 MayWalsh T6-7 miles / flattish with slight rise to CastleBunbury / Beeston Castle
Wednesday 8 MayPeter M4 miles / 300 ft
6.45 Start.
Daresbury. Lovely Church. Lewis Carol centre. Firs Nature Wood. Bridgewater Canal. Great pub at end.
Thursday 9 May
Sunday 12 MayPeter M8 miles / 850 ftLLanfair DC. Nantclwyd Hall.
Wednesday 15 MayMary4 milesTarvin. No stiles. 7 pm start.
Thursday 16 MayIan5 miles / 200 ftThree canals walk. Runcorn area
Sunday 19 MayNo walk
Wednesday 22 MayNo walk
Thursday 23 May
Sunday 26 MayPeter M6 miles / 900 ftChirk and the River Ceiriog. Slow and lovely country side
Wednesday 29 MayFiona4.3 miles / 430 ftHelsby. Country lanes and field paths
Thursday 30 May
Sunday 2 JuneSteve C8.5 m / 1000ftBurwardsley
Wednesday 5 JunePeter MMarbury. Swan Inn
Thursday 6 JuneMike S4 miles max / no steep hills
Another Flower walk. Coed Y Felin.
Sunday 9 JuneHowell9 miles / 407 ftLyme Park. Leave Upton at 8.30. Walk starts at 9.45.
Wednesday 12 JuneRichard4 miles / 300 ft easy ascentSaughall. Good views of N Wales. Pass site of 13th C Castle
Thursday 13 JunePeter P5.8 miles / 300 ftCrowton (3 miles east of Kingsley). Quite country roads, paths & Weaver navigation. Lunch at Hare & Hounds.
Sunday 16 JuneDavid P9 miles / 1400 ftPeckforton
Wednesday 19 JuneFiona4.25 milesFrodsham
Thursday 20 June
Sunday 23 June

Choice of walks
1) Peter M13 miles / 700 ftBaker Way. Linear walk. Delamere Station to Chester Station.Bus replacement from Chester Station 10.00 am
2) Maria5.5 miles / 450 ft The New Pale Area / Delamere. Lovely walk.
Wednesday 26 June
Thursday 27 JuneMary3.5 miles / 430 ftEryrys and Bryn Alyn Wildlife Wander. Slow walk looking at flowers, geology and lead mining.
Sunday 30 June
Wednesday 3 JulyMike C3.5 mils / 500 ftHelsby Hill
Thursday 4 JulyMike S5 miles / flattishCoed y Felin. Slow walk focussing on flowers & wildlife. Same as 2 May & 6 June but different route and flowers.
Sunday 7 JulyPeter P7.25 miles / 1,000 ftMount Pleasant Gardens,Yeld Lane, Kelsall. Delamere Forest, Boothsdale, Willington & Eddisbury Hill. No stiles.
Wednesday 10 JulyCancelled and moved to 7 August
Thursday 11 July
Sunday 14 JulyMike C11 miles / 1300 ftLinear using bus. Conwy to Llandudno. Most of climb is Great Orme. Rest flat. 8.30 from Upton. Back after 5.30.
Wednesday 17 JulyPeter M3.7 miles / 370 ftCaergwrle & Hope. In the Alyn valley
Thursday 18 JulyPeter P6 miles / 300 ftFrom Acton bridge. Pub lunch available. Quiet country lanes, riverside and field tracks.
Sunday 21 JulyHowellShutlingshoe. Leave Upton at 8.30. Walk starts at 9.45.
Wednesday 24 July
Thursday 25 JulyPeter P3.8 miles / 300 ftFrom Frodsham. Short detour to Frodsham Art Gallery. Some roads, field and woodland tracks.
Sunday 28 July

Choice of walks
1) Peter M10 miles / 1,250 ftHeritage filled. Part along N Wales Pilgrims Way. Basingwerk Abbey. St Winefride's Well. Coastal Path
2) Mary
Wednesday 31 JulyMike CHandbridge
Thursday 1 August
Sunday 4 AugustPeter P
Wednesday 7 AugustPeter M3.5 miles / 350 ftBeeston Castle, Shropshire Union Canal & Shady pub
Thursday 8 August
Sunday 11 AugustMike C7.5 miles / 1500 ftLlantisilio/Llangollen circuit. Includes hills, canal and river.
Wednesday 14 AugustPeter M3.5 miles / 175 ftFarndon. River Dee.Drinks at The Hare pub.
Thursday 15 August
Sunday 18 August
Wednesday 21 August
Thursday 22 AugustMary3.5 milesBarrow Village. No stiles. Coffee halfway at Bluebell Café
Sunday 25 AugustPeter M8 miles Arley Hall. Red Lion, Pickmere



Wednesday 28 August