A Ramble and Real Ale in Hodnet

On Saturday 21st September, Hodnet Footpath Group has arranged an afternoon walk from The Bear Inn, Hodnet, up to Marchamley and then back via Long Lane and a field path to Hodnet running past the Hearn.

We’ll meet outside The Bear at 2pm for this walk, which is about 3 miles in length along easy to moderate terrain – with […]

Free – Nature Talk/Walk

On Thursday 18th July Hodnet Footpath Group has arranged an evening walk along the old railway line (home of the famous Glow Worms) from Hodnet to Wollerton, then down to the Wollerton Wetlands (home of much wildlife).

Special Guest: This walk will be accompanied by Lee Fraser from Shropshire Council’s Outdoor Partnership team, who will talk about the current and […]

Have you ever seen a Glow Worm?

Hodnet Footpath Group are holding their annual Glow Worm spotting walk on Friday 21st June 2019. This event takes place along a stretch of former railway line near Hodnet, and has regularly attracted a sizeable numbers of participants, from near and sometimes surprisingly far in the past. If the weather is kind, the evening will hopefully be a success again […]

Hodnet Footpath Group Walk Mon 6th May 2019

On Bank Holiday Monday, 6th May, Hodnet Footpath Group are organising a local walk combining routes 1 & 10 from our series of walks leaflets.

Meeting at 11.00am at the Hodnet Social Club car park, the first part of the walk will take in the old railway line to Wollerton and then return to Hodnet via Mill Rd. We’ll then […]

Peplow Community Walk – May 2019

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday 12th May – Attingham Park

Meet in the car park at 1:45pm for a 2:00pm start. Meeting point – adjacent to the ticket office.

Please remember to bring your National Trust membership cards. Prices for non-members are listed here.

Circular walk, exact route to be decided on the day.

Children welcome, as also are dogs on leads.

In case […]

Walk – 21st March

Hodnet Footpath Group’s first organised walk of the year will be on Thursday 21st March.

Meet at the Lyon Hall, Hodnet at 11.00 a.m, from where we plan to walk our Walk Leaflet Route 2 (Long Lane to Wollerton) with a possible addition of a detour around the Wollerton Wetlands.

The route is moderately difficulty with a few stiles and […]

Peplow Community Walk – March 2019

Boy & Girl Walking

Friday March 8th – Grinshill

Meet at 10:15am for 10:30am start

Circular walk

Meet in Grinshill Village Hall car park – Gooseberry Lane

Suitable footware is recommended.

Children welcome, as also are dogs on leads.

In case of bad weather on the day please check this post, or call Randall on 01952 540970 after 9:00am on the […]

Hodnet Walks 2019

Hodnet Footpath Group [HFG] has finalised its programme of walks for 2019, and everyone is welcome to join us along with well behaved dogs – on leads where appropriate.

Our walks are leisurely paced and suitable for most abilities. Suitable clothing/footwear are advised, and bring your own refreshments – if desired.

We will be continuing to promote/walk selected routes from […]

Peplow Community Walk – February 2019

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday February 10th

Meet at 1:15pm for a prompt 1:30pm start.

Circular walk around Hodnet (Footpaths Group walk no. 2)

Meet at the Lyon Hall car park

Suitable footware is recommended.

Children welcome, as also are dogs on leads.

In case of bad weather on the day please call Randall on 01952 540970 after 11:30pm on the day.

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Peplow Community Walk – January 2019

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday January 13th

Meet at 1:15pm for a prompt 1:30pm start.

Circular walk starting at Knighton, near Cheswardine.

The route includes the Shropshire Union Canal tow path, as well as footpaths through woods and across open fields. If recently wet suitable footware is recommended.

Meet and park (by permission) in a farm yard to the NW of Knighton […]

Peplow Community Walk – December 2018

Sunday 9th December

Peplow to Petsey Farm – Hodnet Walk 9

Meet at The Chapel at 1:15pm for 1:30pm (prompt start)

Download leaflet of route. Linear walk returning by same route – about 2½ hours in total.

Children welcome, as also are dogs on leads (note: some sections are muddy and there are likely to be farm animals in […]

Walk Leaflets – Expanded/Updated range now available

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Peplow Community Walk – November 2018

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday 11th November

Wetlands and Helshaw Grange – Hodnet Walk 5

Meet at the Village Rooms Wollerton at 1:15pm for 1:30pm.

Meet by Wollerton Village Room.

Download leaflet of route.

Children welcome, as also are dogs on leads (note: some high styles to cross).

In case of bad weather please call Randall on 01952 540970 after 11:30pm on the […]

Peplow Community Walk – October 2018

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday 14th June October

Peplow to High Hatton – circular route.

Approximately 3.0 miles (2 hours)

Meet on The Avenue by the footpath to the north of Bowling Green Farm – Map

2:15pm for 2:30pm.

Children welcome, as also are dogs on leads.

In case of bad weather please call Randall on 01952 540970 after 12:30pm on the day.

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Footpath Group’s Next Walk: 28/9/18

Everyone is cordially invited to join members of the group for a short[ish] evening walk on Friday 28th September to/around the Wollerton Wetlands and then, if the light lasts and participants wish to do so, walking onwards towards Stoke Heath via Helshaw Grange. Please Note – This walk was postponed from 21st September, due to wet weather that week. We […]