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Blue THURSDAY Farndon & Alford

20 August 10:00-15:30

Farndon to Aldford circular 20 August 2020
Grade: Blue Number of dogs allowed: None


Do not walk if you are feeling unwell. Carry your own hand sanitiser. In case of an emergency ensure you have with you a face mask and first aid pack.

Inevitably, the route will go through gates and over stiles that other people will have touched. It may have narrow sections that mean you will be passing close to other people.

This is a fairly flat walk over fields and lanes, heading north from Farndon car park via Churton towards Aldford.    On the outskirts of Aldford our route heads west to the banks of the Dee, where we head south along the river back towards Farndon, passing the fishermen’s cottages.


Meeting time: 09:45 Meeting Place: Farndon car park
Walk starts: 10:00 Walk finishes: 15:30
Distance: 14.7km Duration (incl stops): 5h 30
Ascent: 90m Highest point Churton
Terrain: Rights of way across and at edge of fields, woodland, riverside; lanes
Map/Area: OS Explorer 257 Crewe and Nantwich
Starting point Riverside car park, off High street, Farndon.   CH3 6QG  GR: SJ412544

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Let the walk leader know of any relevant medical conditions

Refer to the Handbook for walk related information and specifically for recommended walking equipment https://ohwc.org.uk/kit-list/ and safety information https://ohwc.org.uk/safety/

Remember you are responsible for being properly equipped

Ensure you have the walk leader’s phone number in case of an emergency

If you become detached from the group STOP, call out; try contacting group by phone or text. If no contact return to the last place you were with the group. Wait 30 mins repeatedly trying to make contact. After 30 mins seek help and/or make your own way safely.

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The Google map below is an approximate location of the walk start point.




20 August
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Farndon Bridge Car Park
CH3 6QE + Google Map