Tag Archives: Birmingham

December Walk: Birmingham Canals and Christmas Market

Put your Santa hats on and join us for our Christmas walk on 8 Dec 2019. We’ll be staying local and exploring the Birmingham canals. Our walk along the towpaths will take approximately two hours and will end at the … Continue reading

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Next walk: Sutton Park, 10th November

The location  for November’s Boot Women walk will be Sutton Park. For anyone who isn’t local to North Brum: Sutton Park is a lovely 2400 acre National Nature Reserve. The park has varied terrain and landscape with much heathland and … Continue reading

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Next walk: Warley Woods, 8 September 2019

In September, we will go on the Warley Woods History Trail and visit Lightwoods House. Warley Woods is a lovely green space, just 4 miles from Birmingham city centre, and consists of one third woodland, one third meadow and a nine-hole … Continue reading

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Next walk: Cannock Chase, 14 July 2019

Join us for July’s Boot Women walk: a five mile circular in the area of Milford Common and Cannock Chase. We’ll be taking in the historical Shugborough Hall, home to the Earls of Lichfield, and the nearby impressive packhorse bridge … Continue reading

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Next walk: Birmingham to Wolverhampton (9 June)

Our June walk will be longer than normal: we will walk all the way from Gas Street Basin in Birmingham to Broad Street Basin, following the new Main Line Canal, which has an excellent towpath. We’ll be covering 15 miles, … Continue reading

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April walk: Berkswell, 14/04/2019

Our April walk will be a 5 to 6 mile walk starting from the village of Berkswell near Coventry. The route takes in some attractive countryside and farmland. The walk is mostly flat with a few gentle slopes. You will … Continue reading

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March walk: Three Parks Trail (10 March 2019)

Our March walk will be another local one: a leisurely 5-mile circular stroll through three of South Birmingham’s lovely parks. This route is the perfect escape from city life. Heading through Kings Heath park, Highbury park, Cannon Hill park and … Continue reading

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February walk: Pattingham Circular (10 Feb 2019)

This is a 5 to 6 mile circular walk from the pretty village of Pattingham, Staffordshire (roughly seven miles from both Wolverhampton and Bridgnorth). The walk starts in Pattingham village, follows roads for a short distance before heading past fields … Continue reading

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Last walk of the year: Birmingham Canals and Christmas Market, 9 Dec 2018

Our last walk of the year will be a relaxing exploration of the canals around Birmingham city centre. The walk will take a maximum of 2 hours and will finish at the Christmas Market, where you will be invited to … Continue reading

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Next walk: South Staffordshire Railway Walk

Our September walk will take us to the South Staffordshire Railway Walk and contains approximately 8.5 miles of level walking, leading us through wooded areas of maintained paths and along canal side paths. Starting at Compton, we’ll set off on … Continue reading

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