Eastern Chiltern Fringes

Sat 6th Oct 2018

Walk Details:

Event Type
Group Walk
Region
Southern England
Local Group
London
Distance
20ml.
Start Time
08.50
Route
Rickmansworth station (8.27 Marylebone)

Circular walk from Rickmansworth station exploring the Chess and Colne valleys and surrounding foothills

General Notes
Lunch in Chalfont St. Giles with choice of pubs, cafes or picnic
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Walk Report

Eastern Chiltern Fringes, Saturday 6th October 2018
3 walkers, 18 miles - leader Jerome Ripp
The Chess valley from Rickmansworth to Chenies with gloomy darkening skies overhead; the Chiltern Way south to Chalfont St. Giles with light rain as accompaniment; a record 5 minute lunch stop in the churchyard; the South Bucks way with persistent heavy rain to Chalfont St. Peter and via a vast number of lakes, the Grand Union Canal back to Rickmansworth now so wet that we no longer noticed the rain. However we made it back by 3 p.m. and my fellow stalwarts did say that that they had enjoyed the walk.
Photographs by Barry Arnold; more y Barry on the group Facebook page

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