NLOG local walks protocol

  • Please ensure you have familiarised yourself with the fact sheets before joining a walk.
  • Please could all walk leaders send the local walks coordinator the names of all attendees.
  • If you would like a lift or are able to offer one, please use the group email to arrange this with group members.
  • Unfortunately we no longer allow dogs to join us on our walks.
  • You take part in all events at your own risk.
  JUNE 2024
Sunday 2nd Half Day Walk - St Albans History Walk See members e-mail for details.
Tuesday 4th Evening Walk - Alexandra Palace 4 mile circular walk through Alexandra Park following a former railway line now a nature corridor to Highgate woods and returning via footpaths to the station.

Meet 6.50pm for 7.00pm start at Alexandra Palace train station, AP exit
Saturday 8th Half Day Walk - Pimlico to Sloane Square A 6 mile linear walk via the redeveloped Battersea power station, Battersea Park and onto and crossing Chelsea Bridge. See where Bob Marley lived and then onto the Kings Road with a cafe stop at the end opposite the Saatchi gallery.

Meet: at Pimlico underground station on the Victoria line at 11.00am. toilets and a cafe in Battersea Park, or bring a packed lunch.
Tuesday 11th Social - Discovery Hall  Summer BBQ. See members e-mail for details.

Meet: at Discovery Hall at 8pm.
Wednesday 12th Evening Walk - Barnet To Wood Green - Linear Walk A 6 mile walk, following the Pymmes Brook from Oak Hill Park to Arnos Park, then the New River to Wood Green. Possibility of food and drink after.

Meet 6pm for a prompt 6.15pm start at the entrance to Oak Hill Park at the corner of Church Hill Road / Little Grove. Tube (Piccadilly Line at Wood Green), bus or train (main line at Ally Pally) for onward travel afterwards
Wednesday 19th Evening Walk - Lancaster Gate To Notting Hill Gate - Kensington Literary Walk A 3 mile evening linear walk through Kensington Gardens, pretty residential streets of former homes of literary icons, a literary statue and even past the site of a drowning!

Meet Lancaster Gate Underground Station 7pm – Finish Notting Hill Underground Station.
Sunday 23rd Day Walk - Trent Park A 10 mile circular walk from Barnet Everyman cinema.

Meet outside the Barnet Everyman for a prompt 10.00am start. Please bring a packed lunch.
Tuesday 25h Social - Bowling at Hollywood Bowls See members e-mail for details.
Thursday 27th Evening Walk - Oak Hill Park To Arnos Park A  4 / 5 mile circular walk through Oak Hill Park following Pymmes Brook to Brunswick Park then along Waterfall Walk to Arnos Park and back again. 

Meet 6.30pm for 6.45pm start in the park at the corner of Church Hill Road / Little Grove
Friday 28th - Sunday 30th Weekend Away - Peak District See members e-mail for details.
  JULY 2024
Thursday 4th Evening Walk - Dollis Valley Green Walk A 4.5-mile circular walk along the Dollis Valley Greenwalk then through Totteridge Village, along the edge of a nature reserve to Woodside Park and then back along another section of the Dollis Valley Greenwalk.

Meet outside Totteridge & Whetstone tube station (Northern line) to start walking at 6.30pm.
Sunday 7th Day Walk - Anstey 12 miles, starting from Anstey to Ford End, on to Upper Green and return. This walk has it all, open fields, streams and woodland… oh, and a haunted pub - we may just hear the blind fiddler fiddling! Wildlife regularly seen are deer, red kites, ducklings and the famous giant Roman snails roaming the chalkland hills. Opportunity for a drink in the lovely pub afterwards.

Meet: The Blind Fiddler, Castle Cottages, Anstey, Buntingford, SG9 0BW at 10.30 am. Please do NOT park in the pub car park.
Tuesday 9th Social - Discovery Hall  Summer BBQ. See members e-mail for details.

Meet: at Discovery Hall at 8pm.
Wednesday 10th Evening Walk - Potters Bar A 4 mile circular walk along footpaths and fields around Potters Bar. We will go to the Admiral Byng afterwards where you should be able to get food as well as a drink.

Meet 7.10pm for 7.15pm start outside Potters Bar station EN6 1SQ. Parking in nearby streets
Thursday 18th Evening Walk - Golders Green To Highgate A 4.5 mile linear walk, starting from Golders Green Tube Station (Northern Line  - Edgware Branch), continuing through West Heath, Hampstead Heath and Highgate Village. 

Meet Golders Green Tube Station (Northern Line - Edgware Branch) at 6.30pm for 6.45pm start. The walk finishes at Highgate Station (Northern Line – High Barnet Branch).
Wednesday 24th Evening Walk - Ridge Circular A 4 mile circular walk

Meet 6.50pm for 7.00pm start outside The Old Guinea Pub, Ridge, Herts, EN6 3LH, refreshments back at the Old Guinea pub.
Friday 26th - Sunday 28th Weekend Away – Walsingham, Norkfolk See members e-mail for details.
  AUGUST 2024
Thursday 1st Evening Walk - Wild Hill A 4 mile circular walk.

Meet outside The Woodman pub, Wild Hill AL9 6EA for 6.30pm start (do not park in pub car park)
Thursday 8th Evening Walk - Regents Park/Primrose Hill A 3.5 mile circular walk around Regent’s Park and Primrose Hill. The Regent’s Park area provides elegant and interesting settings for walkers in the heart of London. The park was the idea of the Prince Regent, later to become George IV. Much of the design was by John Nash. 

Meet 7.00pm start outside Regent’s Park underground station (Bakerloo line).
Tuesday 13th Social - Discovery Hall Quiz Night - details to follow
Friday 16th Ghost Walk – Spectres And Sleuths A 3.5 mile linear walk. This year’s ghost walk encounters two great musicians, a celebrated medical curiosity and the birth of the messiah. Oh yes, and a pound shop Poirot.

Start: Bond Street underground station 7pm. Finish: Baker Street underground station.
Wednesday 21st Evening Walk - Hawkshead Wood (near South Mimms) a 3.5 mile circular walk.

Meet outside The Woodman pub, 21 Warrengate Road, Hatfield AL9 7TT 7.00pm (do not park in pub car park)
Friday 23rd - Monday 26th Bank Holiday Weekend Away - Pembrokeshire Coast See members e-mail for details.
Tuesday 27th Social - Pub - details to follow
Friday 30th Evening Walk - Trent Park A short circular walk in Trent Park (under 4 miles), followed by an optional meal locally. 

Meet 6.50pm to depart 7.00pm under the clock outside Oakwood Tube Station. Bring a torch.
Tuesday 10th Social - Discovery Hall - details to follow
Tuesday 24th Social - Restaurant - details to follow
  OCTOBER 2024
Thursday 3rd - Sunday 6th Trip to Palermo, Sicily – See members e-mail for details.
Friday 1st - Sunday 3rd Weekend Away - Thames Valley See members e-mail for details.

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