Eastern Yar and Pooh Stick Challenge - 6th May 2017
Isle Of Wight
Tel: 01983 201565 / 07790 906232
Suggested £2 donation to Gift To Nature
Walk description: Walk along a section of the Eastern Yar discussing the history of the river, the challenges it faces and possible remedies. Collect twigs en-route for a major tournament.
Name of walk leader: Carol Flux
Walk leader's telephone number: 01983 201565 / 07790 906232
Date of walk: Saturday 6th May 2017
Start time: 14:00
Start location: Public car park, School Lane, Newchurch,PO36 0NL
Grid reference: SZ551798
Bus route number: please contact walk leader for more information.
Nearest bus stop (name): please contact walk leader for more information.
Distance: 3 miles
Duration: 3 hours
Booking essential: Booking advised
Donation: Suggested £2 donation to Gift to Nature
Expected pace of walk: Gentle
Walk grade: Fairly Easy (Gentle, rolling landscape, walking on paths with good to average surfaces. Some walking on gentle inclines, some stiles or steps to be expected en route. Distance up to 5 miles).
Suitability for walkers with disabilities: Mobility 1 (Suitable for a person with sufficient mobility to climb a flight of steps but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance).
* Circular walk: Yes
* Linear walk: No
* Rest stops: No
* Dogs on leads welcome: Yes
* Suitable for pushchairs: No
* Refreshments available along route: No
* Toilets along route: No
* Take packed lunch: No
* Sturdy boots recommended: Yes
* Family friendly: Yes
* Takes in coastal scenery: No
* Takes in local woodlands: Yes
* Beach / rockpool exploration: No
* Number of stiles: 5
* Number of steps: 10
Map & Directions
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