Walks Programme


At last the Club can return to normal although changes in Government guidance may still have an effect and members will continue to be updated by email.


You are advised to check times of public transport before use.

For a map showing the start point click on the Grid Reference - the blue letters and numbers.

New members: we usually stop for a picnic lunch on Wednesday walks.

All landline telephone numbers are Reading code (0118) unless stated otherwise

Wed 18 May – Mapledurham, 6 miles.

Meet 10:30 am at the Mapledurham Playing Fields, SU698757.  Walk through Mapledurham to Bottom Wood, returning via Rose Farm.  Short snack stop en route.
Pauline 947 1118, mob 07768 923841.

Sat 21 May – A Ridgeway Walk, 8 miles.

Meet 10:00am at The Harrow pub in West Ilsley, SU470825, RG20 7AR.  Please park carefully on road opposite the pub at side of cricket field.  Walk primarily on The Ridgeway, with a number of options for the precise walk.  Snack break along the way with refreshments at the pub or bring your own sandwiches.
Vyv and Buddig 07771 877456.

Wed 25 May – Henley, 6 miles.

Meet west side of Henley Bridge near Red Lion.  Walk via Remenham Hill, Culham Court, Remenham and Thames Path.
Janet 01491 873658, mob on day only 07798 770630.

Sat 28 May – Cane End, 7½ miles.

Meet 10:00am.  Park along Park Lane, a few hundred yards north of Cane End, SU677800.  Walk around Cross Lanes, Mapledurham and Collins End.
Pauline 947 1118, mob 07768 923841.

Wed 01 Jun – Maidenhead Thicket, 5½ miles.

Meet 10:30am Maidenhead Thicket car park, SU859803 for a walk via Pinkneys Green.
Ian and Pauline  969 3449, mob on day 07833 798355.

Sat 04 Jun – Peppard Common, 7-8 miles.

Meet 10:00am The Red Lion, Peppard Common, SU709819.  Park carefully around the Common.  Walk via Peppard Hill, Gallowstree Common, Vines Farm and Crowsley.
Terry 07984 375135 and Barbara 07949 169287.

Sat 11 Jun – Dreaming Spires, 7 miles.

Meet 09:40 at Reading Station by main information board to catch the 09.49 stopping train to Oxford.  (The stopping train gives people the opportunity to join the train at Tilehurst, Pangbourne or Goring and Streatley.)  Walk round the waterways and canals of Oxford taking in Mesopotamia with an option of a 2¼ mile extension around the historic streets of Oxford and a riverside meadow.  Plenty of pubs for drinks and lunch after!!
Di mob on day only 07711 847121.

Wed 15 Jun – A walk to work up an appetite, 6 miles.

Meet 10:30am The Bull Inn at Stanford Dingley SU576715, RG7 6LS.  A walk to take in Scratchface Lane, Greathouse Walk, Bradfield College and River Pang.  Just right to work up an appetite for drinks and/or food at the refurbished The Bull (please text me if you want to be part of the Group booking).  Coffee stop along the way.
Vyv and Buddig  07771 877456.

Sun 26 Jun – Maidensgrove, 10 miles.

Meet 10:00am on Maidensgrove Common near bend, SU718887.  Walk via Russell’s Water, Greenfield, Swan’s Way, Christmas Common and Pishill.
Robert and Christine  950 7696, mobs R 07810 364161, C (on day only) 07587 852659.