Week 2 Walks
10th to 17th May 2020
Were there five Mills on the Caul Bourne between Shalfleet and its source at Calbourne? Were there five houses in the hamlet of Five Houses? Follow me on some of the lesser known footpaths in West Wight.
Come and enjoy a leisurely walk through Osborne’s woodland taking in many of the trees and wild flowers and ending on Queen Victoria’s beach.
Begin at the villa cafe and then ascend the down near Morton Manor, through Brading butterfly walk and enjoy the scenery from the downs.
Find out more about the village from research into a new book on Totland. Led by members of the Freshwater & Totland Archive Group.
A short walk highlighting prominent Victorians who came to see Queen Victoria at Osborne. You will be guided along the route by a Victorian worker who will tell you all about the royal visitors. The route follows the steps of the famous who came to see their Queen on the Isle of Wight.
The Isle of Wight is great for walking all year round. With peaceful countryside and stunning coastal views there is a route for everyone. Whether you want to explore on your own and see where the mood takes you or use one of our many suggested itineraries we have something to suit.
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