Spring on the Downs - 5th May 2017
Isle Of Wight
Tel: 01983 760018
Donations welcome towards the work of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust.
Walk description: Join staff from Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust to find out about the history, management and wildlife of Arreton Down SSS1 Nature Reserve.
Name of walk leader: Kathy Grogan
Walk leader's telephone number: 01983 760018
Date of walk: Friday 5th May 2017
Start time: 19:00
Start location: Community car park, near White Lion Pub in Arreton.
Grid reference: SZ534874
Bus route number: 8
Nearest bus stop (name): Arreton Barns
Distance: 4 miles
Duration: 2 hours
Booking essential: Yes
Donation: Donations welcome towards the work of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust
Expected pace of walk: Gentle
Walk grade: Fairly Easy - Moderate (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 - Moderate: Varying landscape with more challenging slopes. Stiles and steps to be expected en route, suitable for keen walkers and anyone who is reasonably active. Distance up to 8 miles).
Suitability for walkers with disabilities: Not suitable
* Circular walk: Yes
* Linear walk: No
* Rest stops: No
* Dogs on leads welcome: No
* Suitable for pushchairs: No
* Refreshments available along route: No
* Toilets along route: No
* Take packed lunch: No
* Sturdy boots recommended: Yes
* Family friendly: No
* Takes in coastal scenery: No
* Takes in local woodlands: No
* Beach / rockpool exploration: No
* Number of stiles: N/A
* Number of steps: please contact walk leader for more information.
Map & Directions
|Open (5 May 2017)|
* Start time 19:00