St Martha, the church on the hill and the Pilgrims way.
This beautiful walk takes us from the historic town of Guildford and initially follows the river Wey path, we ascend to a viewpoint and the ruins of an abbey. We pick up the Pilgrim’s way, where the path climbs to the picturesque St Martha on the hill church which commands some of the best views over the Surrey Hills and as far as the South Downs.
Continuing to our lunch spot at Newlands corner a popular beauty spot, where the crime writer Agatha Christie staged her disappearance 1926. The trail takes then drops into the valley and takes us through Blackheath Woodlands to Chilworth, before rejoining the River Wey back to Guildford
GRADE: Beginner/ 17km 11m 337m ascent 4.45hrs walking time. Undulating walk on good paths through woodland, heathland and meadows.
MEETING TIME: 10:10 at Guildford Station.
COST £10.00 organiser fee pay on RSVP
TRAINS: There are trains from London Waterloo 09:30 train arriving at Guidford Station 10:02 journey time 32 mins.
WALK STARTS: 10:10 at Guildford Station
LUNCH: Pack lunch
WALK FINISHES: Approx 16:30 at Guildford Station
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