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Ian Gough's Announcements (4)

Why no long walk?


Unless I missed it somehow, I cannot see a long walk on the programme this year.

Never mind, a couple days ago I spotted a poster outside the Queen Alexander Hospital Home asking for participants in the Just Walk Charity Challenge.

I'm just about decided to enter for the 60 km walk (other shorter/more sensible distances are available), but I thought I would first ask if any people have any comments/experience of the event?




Added by Ian Gough on April 7, 2013 at 7:30 — 1 Comment

Viewable Route of Burgess Hill Circular - July 12th 2012

That was a most enjoyable walk and surprisingly not as muddy as it might have been

Have uploaded the map to gpsies and removed the 4 mile glitch :)



Looks like there is a button to download map to Garmin - I don't have a Garmin so can't test that.


Popped into the Hare and Hounds at Preston Circus and there was full…


Added by Ian Gough on July 13, 2012 at 7:21 — No Comments

Viewable Route of May Long Distance Walk - Balcombe to Falmer

That was a great walk - thank you Clair and Claire.

Two versions to view the route of the walk:

1) link to GPSies - you can fiddle around and maybe view with Google Maps - Earth option gives isometric perspective.


2) link to OS Getamap - requires download of Microsoft Silverlight - not too big a file, 6ish megs.

Suggestion: maybe try…


Added by Ian Gough on May 7, 2012 at 19:01 — 2 Comments

Group Leader Name on Walks - Quick Tip

It was mentioned on a recent walk that the Walks Programme on here does not mention the leader's name - which is correct.

But, if you click on Docs and then select the walks programme newsletter, then you can see who's when.

Added by Ian Gough on October 20, 2011 at 21:00 — No Comments

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