You are most welcome to join us at our regular meeting place at the junction of Imperial Road/Avenue Road, Malvern, 100 metres from Great Malvern railway station.
If interested in a particular walk, then please, for more information contact the person whose telephone number follows the walk detail.
Please note: 24 hour clock used throughout.
BPL = Bring packed lunch.
BSD = Bring snack and drink.
Updates to walks (e.g. in case of cancellation) will be posted here, or do feel free to check with the walk organisers directly. Otherwise, please do presume that all walks advertised here will be taking place.
Saturday 1 The Lenches
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.00 departure for 09.45 start of a moderate walk of 10/11 miles through some of the beautiful villages known as The Lenches before returning via Abbots Morton. Leader will not be at Imperial Road. BPL
Anne W 07805 495716
Shorter option: Wellington Heath to Coddington Walk
Meet at Imperial road for 09.30 departure For 10.00 start to a moderate walk of 5 miles (approx.) through woods, pastures and views. Some stiles and one steepish climb. BSD. Lunch at Farmers Arms?
Betsy B 01684 572047 07878177067
Wednesday 5 Christmas walk and lunch at the Bell
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.30 departure for 10.15 start to an easy walk of 4 miles. BSD.
Sue H 01684 572084
Saturday 8 12th Annual Carol Service (non-walkers welcome) and Walks
Long Walk. Depart 09.00 from Imperial Road. An easy circular walk of 9 miles via the Severn Way, Earls Croome, Croome Park and Knight’s Hill. Please £1 per car for parking. Village Hall toilets should be open. BPL.
Rob 01684 563574
Carol Service. Starts in the Church at 14.45. NB This is 30 minutes earlier than last year.
Short Walk. Depart 11.00 from Imperial Road to start at 11.30. An easy walk of 5 miles via Kinnersley and Knight’s Hill. Please donate £1 per car for car parking. Village Hall toilets should be open. BSD or BPL
Rita 01684 568943
Wednesday 12 Extra easy walk along river and xmas trees in the cathedral
Meet at Imperial Road for 10.00 departure for 10.30 start to an extra easy walk of 3.5 miles. We will walk to Worcester cathedral for coffee & cake and to view the Xmas trees.
Marguerite & Allan B
Saturday 15 Joint Walk: In and Around Ledbury
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.00 departure for 09.30 start to a moderate walk, the first 5 miles taking in Frith Wood and Bradlow then back to Ledbury Town where we say goodbye to the short walkers. We then do a further 4 miles to Eastnor and back via Black Woman’s Thorn and Coneygree Wood. BPL
David Swift 01886 832014 John O’Loghlen 01684 563670
Wednesday 19 Winter Wander
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.30 departure for 10.00 start to a moderate (occasionally strenuous) walk of approx 5 miles: quite steep from the Wyche up to the Goldmine (or by West Malvern Road to the Royal Well); the DIngle to Colwall and Brockhill Road. (Likely to be muddy.) BSD.
Maggie W 01684 566678 07901365776
Saturday 22 No long organised walk (Do-it-yourself weekend)
No organised walk in anticipation of few walkers attending (Christmas time!).
Shorter option: Short but sweet just before Christmas
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.30 departure. BPL.
Wednesday 26 No walk – Just sit back and relax – OR – DIY
Saturday 29 Up & Around Malvern Hills – Joint long and short walk
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.10 departure for 09.30 start to a moderate walk of 8/9 miles up Black Hill, and round British Camp (BPL). There will be a shorter version of 5/6 miles moderate provided (BSD). Leader will not be at Imperial Road.
Liz B 01684 892125
Tuesday 1 Extra Easy Barnowl’s New Year’s Day Walk
A fairly easy walk of 3.8 miles around Malvern park and common, starting at 11.00 from Imperial Road. There is a short steep incline up to Wells Rd. Mulled wine and shortbread at break to welcome in the new year.
Marguerite and Allan
Saturday 5 Bus walk – Powick back to Imperial Road.
Meet at Imperial Road by 09:30 to catch the 09:37 bus to Powick. Alight from bus at junction of A449 and minor road to Collett’s Green (opposite the NE end of the access road to Bastonford, Exp 204/190 SO 816 510) for 10:05 start to a moderate walk of 10 miles back to Imperial Road via Brace’s Leigh, Halfkey and Cowleigh. BPL.
Robin W 01684 438359/ 07948 569096
Shorter option: Colwall and Oyster Hill (Adopted Walk No. 5)
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.30 departure for 10.00 start to a moderate walk of approx. 5 miles, hilly in parts. BSD
Jane D 01684 578435 07730982534
Tuesday 8 West Malvern Views, pastures and a climb to finish!!
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.30 departure for 09.50 start to a moderate walk of 4/5 miles to Cockshot Hill, through woods and pastures with views. Some stiles and moderate climbs. BSD. Enjoy a drink or lunch to finish.
Betsy 01684 572047 Mobile 07878 177 067
Saturday 12 West Malvern Walk from a Pub
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.30 departure for a 10.00 start to a moderate walk of 8 miles, setting off along the old Worcestershire Way then up Cockshot Hill and back through Mathon. Optional drink at the end. Please share cars so as not to upset the regulars too much. BPL
John O’L 01684 563670
Shorter option: There and Back Again
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.10 departure for 09.30 start of a flat walk of about 5½ miles around Hanley Swan. BSD
Peter H 07789344179
Thursday 17 Bringsty Common
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.15 departure for 10.00 start to a moderate walk of 6 miles across undulating pasture and woodland, with many stiles. BPL
Jeff 01886 832 764 Mobile 07429 610 155
Saturday 19 Eckington Bridge and Lower Slopes of Bredon Hill
Meet at Imperial Road for 0900 departure for 09.45 start to an easy/moderate walk of approximately 9.0 miles with a few hills. Exploring part of the Avon River and walking via Birlingham, Comberton and Eckington. BPL
**Flood risk. Please contact leader if planning on going straight to start of walk**
Jane D 01684 578 435 Mob 07730982534
Shorter option: Malvern Winter Walk
Meet at Imperial Road for 10.00 start direct from there of a moderate walk of 4 miles through some woodland and the Common, a pleasant walk along some familiar paths. BSD
Winn and Margaret 01905 350307
Wednesday 23 Around Leigh Sinton
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.15 departure for 09.45 start to an easy walk of approximately 5 miles around Leigh Sinton. BSD. Lunch in pub??
Peter H 07789 344 179
Saturday 26 Around Stoulton and Peopleton
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.00 departure for 09.30 start to an easy walk of 10 miles around Stoulton and Peopleton. Exact route dependent on weather conditions. BPL
David S 01886 832014
Shorter option: Let's stay local in January
Meet at Imperial road for 10.00 start to a moderate Malvern walk of 6.5 miles. BSD. Maybe a snack to eat at end?
Sue H 01684 572084
Wednesday 30 Extra Easy Walk – Eckington
Meet at Imperial Road for 10.00 departure to reach parking at Eckington Wharf (Ex 190 SO 922 422) for 10.40 start of an easy walk of 3.5 miles along river Avon and into the village of Eckington, returning via quiet lanes. Lunch afterwards at about 12.30 at The Anchor Inn, Eckington. Non walkers welcome.
Saturday 2 Another May Hill – Boundary Walk 18
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.00 departure for 10.00 start to a moderate/hilly circular walk of 10.5 miles via Boraston and Knighton on Teme which we last walked in Aug 2010. BPL.
Lyn & Mike 01684 560927
Shorter option: Upton on Severn
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.30 departure for 10.00 start to an easy walk of 5 miles along tracks and lanes, through fields and back along the river. BSD and BPL if required for after the walk.
Jean E 01684 566373
Wednesday 6 Springtime Cowleigh – Woods and Orchards
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.45 departure, for 10.00 start to a moderate walk of approx. 5 miles, some road walking but through High Wood to Storridge Cider Shop, Crumpton Hill and Halfkey, back along the Worcestershire Way. A rather steep ending. Sorry!! BSD
Rita 01684 568 943
Saturday 9 Ullingswick and Little Cowarne
Meet at Imperial Road for 08.45 departure for 09.30 start of a moderate walk of 11 miles with lovely views across Herefordshire through Ullingswick, Little Cowarne and Moreton Jeffries. BPL
Kevin 01684 573347
Shorter option: Lower Howsell Walk
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.30 departure for 09.45 start of a moderate, level walk of 4.5 miles along Lower Howsell, footpaths and fields. BSD
John and Mary R 01886 288497 07903472265
Tuesday 12 Bransford to Colletts Green (Adopted Walk 30)
Meet at Imperial Road for 10.00 departure for 10.30 start to an easy walk of 4/5 miles. BSD and lunch for the end of walk.. NB: If flooding at the Teme, meet at Imperial Road and a walk will go from there.
Sue H 01684 572084
Saturday 16 Along the Bottom then Along the Top!
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.00 departure for 09.20 start to a moderate walk of 10 miles taking in Upper Welland then past British Camp reservoir and back over the Hills. BPL
Lesley C 01684 593739 Carolyn P 01886 833301
Shorter option: A Country Walk
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.30 departure for 10.00 start of a moderate walk of 5 miles through fields and woods. May be muddy. BPL
Josephine 01684 567448
Wednesday 20 Extra Easy Walk
Meet at Imperial road for 10.00 departure, for 10:30 start to an easy walk of just over 3 miles. Bring drink and snack. Lunch afterwards at about 12.30. Anyone wishing to order food, please do so before the start.
Sue & David 01684 899034
Saturday 23 Elmley Castle
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.00 departure for 10.00 start to a moderate walk. BPL
John O'L 01684 563670
Shorter option: Callow End Ramble
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.30 departure for 10.00 start to an easy walk of 4.5 miles via Deblins Green and Old Hills. BSD. £1 per car for parking please.
Sally L 01905 820476
Wednesday 27 Halfkey circular
Meet at Imperial Road for 09.15 departure for 09.45 start to a moderate walk of 5 miles in pleasant countryside, can be muddy. BSD
Sheila 01886 832579