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Time Out Country Walks vol 1

Walk authors: Tag the walk's main photo with banner, and the top 5 or so photos with walkicon. If no photos are tagged, the first 5 (i.e. oldest) photos are used.

Hambleden Mill

Henley Circular walk

09-Jun-16 • Saturdaywalker on Flickr

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Henley Circular via Great Wood

The Thames Path in the morning, historic Hambledon for lunch, and back via the hills above Henley in the afternoon. Short but pretty.

Doorway faces

Wanborough to Godalming Watts Chapel

21-Jan-12 • moontiger on Flickr

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Wanborough to Godalming

Over the North Downs ridge to Watts Gallery, then a ramble to historic Godalming

Hamble marshes

Botley to Netley walk

14-Sep-16 • Saturdaywalker on Flickr

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Netley to Botley

The Solent Way and the River Swanick with sea views, marinas and mudflats

Thames Path

23-Jan-05 • Catherine Ames

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Pangbourne Circular

Pretty villages, a toll bridge, fine views of the Thames in the morning and a serene stroll through a rural idyll after lunch.

Chiltern fields

Great Missenden to Amersham Near Great Missenden

05-Sep-15 • moontiger on Flickr

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Great Missenden to Amersham

The Chilterns, beech woods, and Little Missenden.

Horsey view

Liphook to Haslemere

06-Feb-10 • moontiger on Flickr

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Liphook to Haslemere

Lovely walks through wooded Surrey Hills

Book 1 Walk 7 Garston to St. Albans

The bridge is to the right! D.Allen Vivitar 5199

24-Feb-08 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Garston to St Albans

River Ver, historic St Albans and the Roman town of Verulamium

Sudbury from the common

Bures to Sudbury

23-May-15 • moontiger on Flickr

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Bures to Sudbury

The Stour Valley Way, Gainsborough country and historic Sudbury.

Greys Court bluebells

07-May-13 • Saturdaywalker on Flickr

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Shiplake to Henley

The River Thames, Rotherfield Greys village, Greys Court (NT) and historic Henley

Chalfont St Giles

07-Apr-10 • JonCombe on Flickr

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Beaconsfield Circular

Gentle hills, Chalfont St Giles, and Jordans, a hamlet with Quaker links

Lock and cottage

Tring to Wendover

10-Apr-10 • moontiger on Flickr

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Tring to Wendover

A Grand Union Canal walk in the morning, fields in the middle, and finally the wooded hills of the Chilterns

Book 1, Walk 12, Farnham to Godalming 1

Keeping people out - in an attractive kind of way, 24 March '07.

24-Mar-07 • MEW2005 on Flickr

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Farnham to Godalming

A long but pretty walk with gentle hills via a nice mixture of river valley, forest tracks, and many beautiful country houses.

River Isis

Oxford Circular.

04-Nov-07 • msganching on Flickr

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Oxford Circular

Rivers Isis and Cherwell, Commons, a ruined Abbey, a Norman Castle compound and a stroll around Oxford and its historic colleges

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30-Mar-08 • Bela Struzkova

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Gomshall to Guildford

Historic Shere, then a walk through a broad wooded valley, then along a canal to historic Guildford

Hollyhocks

Penshurst. Leigh to Tunbridge wells

05-Jul-09 • moontiger on Flickr

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Leigh to Tunbridge Wells

Penshurst Place (a stately home), rivers, woods, and Kent's rolling hills

Japanese pavilion

They could have filmed Bridge on the River Kwai here perhaps.

12-Oct-13 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Balcombe Circular

Nymans Gardens (NT), and the ruins of Slaugham

in the wood

29-Jul-06 • Bela Struzkova on Flickr

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Bow Brickhill to Woburn Sands

Woburn Abbey and its Safari Park (animals visible from the path) via many gentle hills

wood pile

01-Apr-07 • msganching on Flickr

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Sunningdale to Windsor

Virginia Water, Windsor Great Park, the Long Walk, and Windsor Castle

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07-May-05 • Bela Struzkova on Flickr

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Hever to Leigh

2 castles, a stately home, rivers, ponds, woods, undulating hills and three lovely villages

reflection

14-May-05 • Bela Struzkova on Flickr

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Milford to Godalming

The Greensand Way, Winkworth(a NT Arboretum), a canal, and historic Godalming.

knole park

21-May-05 • Bela Struzkova on Flickr

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Leigh to Sevenoaks

A gentle morning past fields and Oasthouses, then a steep climb to Knole Palace (NT) and its deer park

Into the white wood

Haslemere Circular (silent walk)

05-Apr-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Haslemere Circular

Gentle woods in the morning and a climb to Black Down in the afternoon

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04-Jun-05 • Bela Struzkova on Flickr

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Otford to Eynsford

2 climbs, the River Darent, two castles, and a Roman villa

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11-Jun-05 • Bela Struzkova on Flickr

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Cookham to Maidenhead

A figure of 9 - Up over Winter Hill, overlooking the Thames Valley, then along the Thames Path.

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26-Jul-08 • stuleeds on Flickr

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Winchelsea to Hastings

The hardest walk in the book. A gentle start with the 1066 Path and a great pub for lunch. After lunch, a great coastal cliff walk with 4 steep climbs, Fairlight Glen naturist beach, fish and chips on Hastings seafront, so one for summer.

06 poppyfield

25-Jun-05 • Bela Struzkova on Flickr

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Shelford to Cambridge

Granchester, the River Cam and the Cambridge colleges.

Devil's Punchbowl view

24-Aug-14 • Saturdaywalker on Flickr

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Milford to Haslemere

Its surprising how remote Surrey can be, pretty lakes, heathland, and Devil's Punchbowl as well.

Gate to Canterbury Cathedral

20-Dec-04 • Peter Conway on Flickr

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Chilham to Canterbury

A pilgrimage to Canterbury Cathedral via the Great Stour River, hop fields and orchards

The climb up

Hassocks to Lewes

12-Apr-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Hassocks to Lewes

A South Downs ridge walk ... maximum view for minimum effort, with historic Lewes to finish.

Clouds over the river Colne

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17-Sep-11 • Ludovic Lemaignen on Flickr

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Wivenhoe Circular

2 circular walks on either side of the Colne estuary. **check ferry times in advance**

Cliff Edge - is he a mate of Marty Wilde and Billy Fury?

View of Seven Sisters from the west. David A. Vivitar 5199

01-Aug-07 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Glynde to Seaford

The best walk in the book! A South Downs ridge, picture postcard Alfriston, Cuckmere Haven (beach), and cliffs with views of the Seven Sisters. Long but worth it.

View northwards from Arundel Park

Amberley to Arundel walk

06-Jul-19 • Saturdaywalker on Flickr

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Arundel to Amberley

Arundel Castle, its parkland, and the South Downs

Trees in a yellow sea

Mortimer to Aldermaston

26-Apr-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Mortimer to Aldermaston

Gentle. A stream, Roman Calleva, an an optional canal side extension.

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24-May-08 • stuleeds on Flickr

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Balcombe to East Grinstead

Gentle wooded hills, Wakehurst Place Gardens (NT) and a reservoir

Battle, East Sussex

11-Aug-13 • JonCombe on Flickr

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Crowhurst to Battle

Gentle woods and fields, the Battle of Hastings, and Battle Abbey

Borough Green to Sevenoaks

08-Apr-17 • Cymbidium Clarisse on Flickr

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Borough Green to Sevenoaks

A Country House, Igtham Mote (NT), Knole Palace and deer park (NT), as well as pretty countryside, and close to London.

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02-Jul-06 • Saturday Walkers Club (unknown)

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Southbourne to Chichester

The inlets of Chichester Harbour (best at high tide) and the historic Cathedral town.

Toblerone topiary, Charlbury

Hanborough to Charlbury

03-May-09 • moontiger on Flickr

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Hanborough to Charlbury

Blenheim Palace, its beautiful landscaped parkland, a Roman road, and flint stone villages.

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24-Sep-05 • Bela Struzkova

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Manningtree Circular

River Stour - Constable country

Thatched Cottage With Union Jacket

Time Out walk Gerrards Cross to Cookham.

21-Oct-07 • msganching on Flickr

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Gerrards Cross to Cookham

Bulstrode Park and Burnham Beeches woods, the Thames, and Stanley Spencer

Autumn in Back Wood

Bow Brickhill to Leighton Buzzard

06-Nov-10 • moontiger on Flickr

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Bow Brickhill to Leighton Buzzard

The Greensand Ridge, River Ouzel and Grand Union Canal

Bearhurst Lodge

18-Oct-08 • stuleeds on Flickr

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Holmwood to Gomshall

A very pretty forest walk, quite close to London, and the view from Leith Hill, the highest point in the Southeast.

Pond life, Otford

I'll have to get a plumber in again! D.Allen ViviCam 5199 5mp

21-Mar-07 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Otford Circular via Romney Street

A short walk packed with variety and fine views, bluebell woods in season, a pretty village and a short train journey

Bluebells

Witney to Haslemere

19-Apr-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Witley to Haslemere

A gentle walk to Chiddingfold and the Crown Inn

Monkton Wood beeches

Princes Risborough to Great Missenden walk

16-Nov-16 • Saturdaywalker on Flickr

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Princes Risborough to Great Missenden

Hilly. The Chilterns, and Bryant's Bottom

Wet woodland

Wakes Colne to Bures

25-May-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Wakes Colne to Bures

The Colne Valley, thatched cottages, brooks, farms, woods and undulating hills

Walking down the lane

Ockley to Warnham walk

26-Mar-16 • Saturdaywalker on Flickr

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Ockley to Warnham

A quiet corner of Surrey - woods, gentle hills and a lovely lunchtime pub

st marys church in tufton

16-Jul-06 • Bela Struzkova on Flickr

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Whitchurch to Andover

Longparish, thatched cottages and the River Test

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24-Aug-08 • stuleeds on Flickr

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Box Hill to Leatherhead

Short, 2 steep climbs and the view from Box Hill in the morning, and a gentle river valley after lunch

Walkers in wood

Yalding to Borough Green

14-Dec-07 • moontiger on Flickr

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Yalding to Borough Green

A gentle walk along The Greensand Way and through Mereworth Woods

Book 1, Walk 51, Henley to Pangbourne 4

05-Jan-07 • MEW2005 on Flickr

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Henley to Pangbourne

Another lovely country ramble, and the perfect pub crawl. Starts and finishes by the Thames, via forests and several country pubs.

View from Coombe Hill

19-Feb-05 • Peter Conway on Flickr

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Princes Risborough to Wendover

The Ridgeway, lovely views and the Chilterns.

Picnic Spot near Compasses Inn

SWC Walk Book 1 Walk 53 - Wye Circular

20-Sep-17 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Wye Circular

Out over the North Downs with breathtaking views to lunch in Sole Street. Back up over the Downs, then returning along the Great Stour river. Muddy in winter.