Michaelmas Term 2016 Local walks

  1. Amazing Abingdon : Sunday 16th October (end of Week 1)
  2. Mr Toad to Mr Poirot : Saturday 22nd October (end of Week 2)
  3. Charlbury to Blenheim Palace : Sunday 30th October (end of Week 3)
  4. Wytham Woods and Farmoor Reservoir : Sunday 6th November (end of Week 4)
  5. Down to the River We Walk. Thames Path from Newbridge to Oxford : Saturday 12th November (end of Week 5)
  6. Kingham to Charlbury : Saturday 19th November (end of Week 6)
  7. Dawdle to Dorchester : Saturday 26th November (end of Week 7)
  8. Cholsey to Goring via Wallingford : Saturday 3rd December (end of Week 8)

Stonehenge and Salisbury

Date: Saturday 19th November

This will be a circular walk starting from Salisbury, taking in the sights of Old Sarum and the River Avon before making our way through farmland towards Stonehenge. Although we will not enter the Stonehenge site we will have excellent views of the ancient sites and other ancient monuments nearby. We will return to Salisbury via Amesbury by bus before driving back to Oxford. See more details and pictures on the poster, and sign up here before 15th October! Trip Organiser: Gráinne Baker Leaders: Gráinne (other leaders TBC) Accommodation: N/A Departure time & location: 19th November, 8 am outside Trinity gates, Broad Street Estimated return time: ~9pm Cost: £12 + £4.20 for bus back to Salisbury Extra equipment: Well worn-in walking boots, waterproofs, warm clothes Lunch: You will need to bring a packed lunch

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Lake District

Date: 4th – 6th November (end of 4th week) The Lake District is the largest National Park in England, and contains its top 10 highest mountains, including Scafell Pike (978m), only a short distance from our accommodation. During the last ice age, glaciers carved out steep valleys which produced the famous landscape of mountains and lakes that exists today. For more info and pretty pictures see the trip poster, and sign up here before 15th October! Time: Friday 4th Dec, 4pm from Trinity gates, Broad Street Return: Late Sunday evening Accommodation: The Old Schoolhouse, Boot, Eskdale Cost: £66 Food: Bring money for 2 pub meals (for Friday and Sunday). All other food provided Equipment: Comfy walking boots, rucksack. Waterproofs + sleeping bag (can be borrowed from club) Organisers: Michael Hopkins, Jaya John John

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