Shorter Walks


John Wilcock leads the Shorter Walks until 31.12.18

Tim Gray will lead the Shorter Walks Group from 01.01.19

SWPAC Shorter Walks Schedule October 2018 – March 2019

Currently one Monday morning per month (subject to change, according to the requirements of members). Please meet at Wildwood for 0930 departure; take boots, hats, scarves, gloves and waterproofs as appropriate for the weather conditions. Take a flask of tea or coffee if you wish. Mud and stiles are to be expected.

Dates, lengths, descriptions, venues, and leaders:

Monday 08 October 2018 Brownhills Clayhanger, Tim#01902 791325

Monday 15 October 2018 3 miles, Hanchurch Hills, woodland paths and quiet lanes, one hill, 3 stiles, John2#258979

Monday 05 November 2018 4.5 miles, canal towpath and field paths, Lapley and Hawshutts, Tim#01902 791325

Monday 19 November 2018 4 miles,  by car, urban, and muddy paths around Moseley Bog, Birmingham Tolkien Heritage trail, John2#258979

Monday 03 December 2018 3 miles, undulating field and woodland paths, no stiles, Yarnfield, Swynnerton and Coldmeece Heritage walk, John2#258979

TUESDAY 11 December 2018 Both Long and Short walks available, then Christmas Lunch (Ingestre Golf Club, pre-booking for meal required using form in Newsletter to John Ward), John2#258979

Monday 07 January 2019 4 miles, good gravel tracks, no stiles, Park Hall Country Park, Tim#01902 791325

Monday 04 February 2019 4.5 miles, 3 stiles, Norton Bridge and Chebsey, John3#07720 053 557

Monday 04 March 2019 3.5 miles, Rickerscote, John2#258979

Members of the Shorter Walks Group on the Teddesley, Dunston and Acton Trussell walk 11.05.15
Members of the Shorter Walks Group on the Teddesley, Dunston and Acton Trussell walk 11.05.15
(Photo by Pat Wilkinson)

3 photos of the Fairoak walk 18.09.17 (Photos by John Tourt)

Please note that Tim Gray has volunteered to lead the SWPAC Shorter Walks Group wef 01 January 2019. Many thanks to John Wilcock for leading the Shorter Walks Group for five years 2014-2018. Tim will be introducing new timing arrangements for the Group.