Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd
Mike & Cress
Located on a rare breeds farm
in stunning Wiltshire countryside, YHA Cholderton Stonehenge is perfectly
located for exploring the landscape around the prehistoric stones as well as the
timber circle of Woodhenge, Durrington Walls henge and the King Barrow burial
mounds. We can also visit the historic city of Salisbury.
Deposit £43 to book your bed.
Wednesday 6th March
Pub Quiz: The Cricketers, Danbury
If you’re interested in the quiz, let Cress know by end of
Jan. These quizzes are extremely popular and are regularly booked out. The quiz
starts at 8pm.
Sunday 10th March
Walk - Maldon to Mundon
Meet 10.30am at Blackwater Leisure Centre, Park Drive, Maldon
CM9 5UR for a walk out along the coastal path to Mundon. See the medieval
church and petrified oak trees. Bring packed lunch, pubs and coffee shops back
Wednesday 13th March
Mountain Safety and Navigation
A fun Zoom session to recap on a bit of map skill and possibly
some first aid. All essential skills for walking in the hills.
Wednesday 20th March
Join us on Zoom for an evening discussing events for June and
trips for the winter.
Wednesday 27th March - no meeting
Thursday 28th March to Tuesday 2nd April 2024
Easter Trip to the Lake District
We have booked Hawse End Cottage for
5 nights, near Portinscale in the Lake District. The location is outstanding, at the foot of Catbells,
on the shore of Derwent Water. Easy access to both Borrowdale and Newlands Valley, you can walk the
Newlands Horseshoe from the door, about 3 miles to walk to Keswick, and the Keswick Launch calls at
Hawse End giving lots of options for walks around the lake.
Directions: From Penrith and the M6 - Take Exit 40 and follow A66 follow road signposted for Portinscale,
just west of Keswick junction. Follow the road through Portinscale continuing for approx.
3 miles following signs for Hawse End Centre. Pass the Derwentwater Marina and go straight on past two
right hand signposts to Ullock and Stair. The turning to the centre is on the left directly opposite
the Swinside Lodge Hotel. Follow this drive along to Hawse End Centre, the Cottage is further along the
road (postcode CA12 5UE, grid ref NY250210, ///animate.level.thickens or see map).
All bed-linen is provided.
Deposit £70 to book your place. Total
cost will be arount £35 per night including all meals, plus about £45 towards petrol for those
sharing lifts from Essex.
Note: Unless otherwise stated, Wednesday events start at 8.30pm on Zoom.
Please get in touch for joining instructions.