Spaces available on the coach Church Stretton (Shropshire), Sunday 17th June 2018
Church Stretton is an historic Market Town situated in the heart of the South Shropshire hills on the English/Welsh border known as The Marches. It is the only town in the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The area is renowned worldwide for its geology, with some of the oldest rock formations in existence..
The Long Mynd rising above the west of the town is renowned for gliding, hang gliding and paragliding, and boasts the second highest golf course in England. The beautiful countryside, with its wild uplands and breathtaking views, features prominently in the books of Mary Webb, A E Housman, and Malcolm Saville.
(quoted from website http://www.churchstretton.co.uk/)
The coach departs at 8.00 am from outside the Premier Inn on Narborough Road, Leicester. Free parking is available courtesy of the Premier Inn. The coach fare is £14 per person. Passengers can also be picked up from Leicester City centre. An optional pub meal is available before the coach returns home, at additional cost.
There will be a choice of 3/4 walks varying in distance and difficulty.
There will be a choice of three or four walks.
BOOKING and FURTHER DETAILS
Booking is essential. To get more details or book a place please contact the Coach Secretary, John Rhodes on 0116 2402077 or by email: email@example.com
Wednesday Evening Summer Strolls
Summer evening strolls have now started and they have moved from Tuesday to Wednesday evening. The format is the same, a 3 to 4 mile walk followed by an optional drink in a pub. A pleasant way to spend a summer’s eve.
GPX tracks of some of our walks are now available on this site.
Use the ‘Tracks’ menu item or this link here to see the list of 295 (so far) and an example track and attendant information.
Public Rights of Way in Leicestershire
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We are the largest and most active group in the Leicestershire and Rutland area: over the last year we had around 450 members and organise between 5 and 9 walks per week, and all are well attended, with some walks having over 40 people. See the Full Walks Calendar