We are always keen to meet new members! Some of our walks are especially good for new members (look out for shorter and less strenuous ones), but everyone is welcome to come along on any of our walks or social events.
Wednesday 28th June
5 miles, Circular Leisurely 19:00 MartinJoin us after work for an evening walk around Banstead Woods and over Banstead Downs. We will start by walking though the woods and continue though farmland and countryside around the pretty village of Chipstead. Finishing the walk in the pub called the Ramblers Rest for a drink before he...
Saturday 1st July
18 miles, Circular Moderate 10:00 PaulJoin us as we explore the beautiful and quiet West Berkshire and Wiltshire countryside south of Hungerford. From Hungerford, we he...
Saturday 8th July
19 miles, Circular Moderate 11:00 HollyStarting though the country park, we join the Staunton Way though the pretty village of Chalton heading south and merging with Sussex Boarder Path into the village of Rowland Castle. After leaving the east hampshire village having finished our packed lunch, we join the Mo...
Wednesday 12th July
5 miles, Circular Leisurely 19:30 HollyJoin us after work on a summer evening on Epsom Downs. We will set off over the gallops and around the bottom of Langley Vale before making our way up to Walton on the Hill. Stopping for a drink in the pub. Leaving this pretty village behind we make our way back across the Downs with exce...
Friday 14th July
4.5 miles, Circular Leisurely 19:00 Dawn EastThis will be a leisurely 4.5 mile evening walk around the beautiful Virginia Water Lake. We will meet in the car park of the Wheatsheaf pub/hotel and then return to the pub after the walk for drinks and dinner. The food here is good! If there is no room in the car park, there are some lay-bys alo...
Saturday 15th July
11, Circular Leisurely 10:30 JudithJudith is leading this joint walk with SABRE (Surrey & Beyond Ramblers). We start from the pretty market town of Lymington in the New Forest and pick up the Solent Way at the marina. This is a flat, easy walking path which follows the coastline all the way to Keyhaven (about 6 miles), offerin...
Wednesday 26th July
4.5 miles, Circular Leisurely 19:30 HollyA circular tour though an 8,000 year old landscape and the largest remaining area of acid heathland on the North Downs, home to many threatened species. Please remember to bring a head torch to this evening walk as the last half a miles will be in twlight, after stopping the Cock Inn in t...
Saturday 29th July
11.5 miles, Circular Moderate 10:30 CharlesThe walk starts and end within sight of the world's largest and occupied castle, Windsor Castle and follows a circular route in a clockwise direction that take in part of the Thames pathway, a visits the Magna Carta monument and John F Kennedy memorial at Runnymede, we will be stopping for packed...
Saturday 25th November
9 miles, Circular Leisurely 11:00 MartinThis walk will take us through Green Park, past Buckingham Palace, through St James's Park and down to the River Thames. After crossing the river we head up past the London Eye and follow the Thames towpath over to HMS Belfast and City Hall where we will will stop for a packed lunch. After lunch ...
Easy Walks are for anyone who does not have a mobility difficulty, a specific health problem or is seriously unfit. Suitable for pushchairs if they can be lifted over occasional obstructions. Comfortable shoes or trainers can be worn.
Leisurely Walks are for reasonably fit people with at least a little country walking experience. May include unsurfaced rural paths.
Moderate Walks are for people with country walking experience and a good level of fitness. May include some steep paths and open country, and may be at a brisk pace. Walking boots and warm waterproof clothing are highly recommended.
Strenuous Walks are for experienced country walkers with an above average fitness level. May include hills and rought country, and may be at a brisk pace. Walking boots and warm waterproof clothing are essential. People in doubt about their fitness are advised to contact the walk leader in advance.
Why not lead your own! All our walks are lead by our group members. Any SYW member can lead a walk - you don't need any special training or qualifications. It is easy, fun and rewarding.