For our Sussex Weekend Ramblers (and others), WE OFFER a Guided Walk on Saturday 10th NOVEMBER 2018 … from the car park close to THE BEAR INN on the main High Street through Burwash on the A265 ~ TN19 7ET.
LocationSTATS for the large car parking (municipal) right beside the BEAR INN :
OS Grid reference : TQ673246 / TQ6736524680
what3words 3metre Grid
For more information regarding the innovative what3word system, see coverage on THE ONE SHOW (BBC1) on 13th August ~ a film clip of which is now included in our Oakleafe Rambling & Nordic Walking Events (Closed Group) on facebook ~ as an Announcement Video available near the top of the Group Home page
PARKING : There is a large municipal car park located right next to this pub. Although thought to be a free parking facility, be aware that Parking Charges may apply.
MEETING TIME : Meet latest by 13:55 for a walk start by 2pm.
Burwash was a small hamlet at the time of the Norman conquest slowly growing into the current village of just over 3,000 inhabitants.
We will be following a 5.15-mile route, ascending 590 feet. walking in ROLLING countryside. Our route passes right beside BATEMANS, the National Trust home of Rudyard Kipling. We will also be walking in Park & High Woods; and via Burwash Weald, including a crossing point over the River Dudwell.
Walk grade : More difficult walking, including numerous hills, stiles and potential for some muddy paths
Duration : approx. 2.25 hours of walking. Returning approx 16:15 ~ just before sunset at 16:30.
REFRESHMENTS AFTERWARDS : Available at THE BEAR INN.
This event is offered for Oakleafe Surrey & Sussex Rambling & Nordic Walking members.
The walk will be led by Nigel, with ISLA. Friendly dogs as always are very welcome to join in ~ with owners usually on a lead.
ALL OAKLEAFE HALF-DAY events, be they Rambling or Nordic, have a standard subscription : £5 per person per event.
THE WEATHER OUTLOOK according to accuweather.co.uk for Saturday afternoon in the BURWASH area (as
OVERVIEW : A blend of sun and clouds, a couple of thunder-showers around midday; breezy
TEMPERATURE : 13°C and feeling cooler ~ 10 to 9°C
WINDS : from south-south-west: 15 to 16 mph and with gusts of approx 22 mph
CLOUD COVER : 38 to 54%
RAINFALL RISKS : 34 to 47%
BOOKING IN is essential
PLEASE DO confirm if you are planning to come at the VERY latest by 8am on Saturday morning :
A : by email to firstname.lastname@example.org; or
B : by SMS-text or Whatsapp message to 07930 738034.
SMS messages do sometimes take quite a time to come through to us!
Please also notify any later changes in your plan, so that we are not left waiting in the cold at start.