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Walk #10

Forest Green Roving! – Bus walk

Thu 7th Oct, 2021

Number of places remaining:

Grade: Strenuous

Distance: 11 miles (17.7 km)

Estimated duration: 6 hours
Walk leader: Mick Thorpe
Organisation: Dursley Rambling Club
Starting point: Bus Stop at Sainsbury’s
Post code of start: GL11 4BP
Grid ref of start: ST 755 983

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Details of the walk:

We will meet at 10.00am at the bus stop at Sainsbury’s to catch the 10.10am No. 165 Bus to go up to Forest Green. We will go roving via Shortwood across to Ruskin MIll, past Horsley and up to Kingscote. From there we will walk via Owlpen and Uley Bury before returning to Dursley along the Cotswold Way.

Special areas of interest:
The New Lawn, Ruskin Mill and its lakes, Owlpen Manor, Uley Bury.
Additional items you need to bring on this walk:
Bus Pass if applicable or bus fare. Packed Lunch. Face covering to wear on the bus please.
Additional costs required:
The bus will cost £3.30
Please note the following information for this walk:
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Booking this walk

There are places remaining on this walk. To join this free walk, click on Add walk to basket below. You will then be able to enter the number of places you would like (up to a max of 6).

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