Hamble Valley & Eastleigh Heritage Guides is a group of volunteers who organise and offer guided walks across the Hamble Valley and Eastleigh Borough. Have a look at our schedule of walks, pick one you fancy. We'll see you there!
The charge per adult per walk is £2. No unaccompanied children but accompanied children under the age of 16 are free. Please wear/bring appropriate clothing bearing in mind that the weather can change during the course of a walk. Strong footwear is recommended. In the event of adverse weather, for health or safety reasons or other circumstances beyond our control, some walks may be cancelled at short notice. Check this website for updates.
Royal Victoria Country Park and Hamble CircularSunday 17th December 2017 at 10:30am
A 4 mile circular walk into the village of Hamble and around the Royal Victoria Country Park. Learn about the Victorian military hospital that once stood in the park. Hamble is a picturesque village with a history involving smuggling, maritime and aviation.
- Walking time: 2½ hours
- Location: The car park at the rear of the former chapel at the Country Park, SO31 5GA (map showing where to go)
- Price: £2
Weston, Netley and Sholing CircularSunday 7th January 2018 at 10:30am
A 6 mile circular walk, starting at 10.30am and finishing approximately 3.30pm. From the Weston Shore car park, the walk will go towards the village of Netley Abbey, then through Westwood and on to Millers Pond. Please bring a packed lunch and something to drink, as we will stop at Millers Pond for lunch. We return to Weston Shore car park via Shoreburs Greenway. On the way,learn about the area's interesting history including the abbey at Netley, air raids and 'Spike Island'.
- Walking time: 5 hours
- Location: Weston Shore Car Park, SO19 9EF (map showing where to go)
- Price: £2