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Launch of Scotchells Brook Link
14 May 2020

A new circular walk connecting to the Yar River Trail near Alverstone.

Follow part of Scotchells Brook through America Wood and across the airport. Visit a community orchard and a red squirrel hide. Return over the golf course and along the Old Highway.

Start time: 10:15 am
Length: 8 miles
Duration: 4h 30m
Price: Free
Start (Circular walk):
Location: Shanklin Railway Station car park (chargeable), PO37 7AR
Grid Ref: SZ 58108190
Bus route/s: 2, 3
Closest bus stop/s: Shanklin Railway Station
Pace of walk*:
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Moderate
This walk will follow a moderate pace.
Walk grade*:
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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.


Accessibility*:
Walkers need to be reasonably agile and mobile. Not suitable for walkers with mobility impairment of any kind.
Additional Information:
Further information on yar2020.uk



Please register for this walk by clicking the button above.
Facilities
Rest stops
Dogs on leads welcome
Take a packed lunch
Takes in woodland
There are stiles on the route
There are steps on the route

Contact the walk leader only if you have specific questions about this walk or arrangements on the day of the walk.

Walk Leader Contact: Jill Green
Phone number: 07876 291385

Start location for this walk.