Monday Evening Walks

We will  meet at 6pm every Monday evening from 9th April to 28th August at Crowshute Car Park, Chard (TA20 2EZ) for a 3 mile walk in the local area taking in beautiful local scenery. We share lifts to the starting point (normally a pub) and finish there for a drink at the end.  These walks are free to [...]

Saturday Walks

We have walked the walk! All walks have been reviewed in advance by one of your fellow walkers. You can choose between a gentle short walk of around  3 miles or a ramble of 7-9 miles. Meeting time: 9am Meeting place: Crowshute Link Car Park,  TA20 2EZ Price: We share the cost of the coach and, depending on [...]

About Us

We are a welcoming Chard based walking group in our 44th  year. You would be very welcome join as we explore some of the beautiful coast and countryside the South West has to offer. Saturday walks start in February and end in October. We usually walk on the last Saturday of the month, with some [...]

Swanage – stunning views

The coach left Chard at 9am,  our destination  was the beautiful Dorset town of Swanage.  We all keenly anticipated a fine day of perfect walking weather and stunning views.  We were not disappointed.  A steep climb at the start of the 8.5 mile long walk enabled us to reach  Purbeck Ridge. From this vantage point  [...]

8.5 miles in Sidmouth

On Saturday 25th April we took the coach to Sidford. Despite a gloomy weather forecast the day turned out to be very pleasant and we enjoyed perfect weather for walking.  The long walk covered 8.5 miles taking in some of the beautiful Devon countryside with varied terrain, ranging from wooded valleys, rocky gorges and lush green [...]