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Ashdown Striders’ Evening Nordic walk – Sunday 13 May

This is the first of our Summer evening walks ! Meet at 6pm in Broadstone Car Park. To find the car park, take the A22 to the Wych Cross traffic lights. If coming from the south, turn right here towards Hartfield. If coming from the north, turn left. You will pass a Wyevale Garden centre then the Ashdown Park hotel on your right. Then the Ashdown Forest Information Centre, with its car park, is on the left. Broadstone Car Park is the next on the left. It is a big Read more »

Ashdown Striders’ Nordic walk – this Sunday 11 March

Meet at 10am in Church Hill car park. Coming from the south, take the B2026 up to the top of the forest. Pass Duddleswell Tea Rooms and the Police Training Centre. Take the right turn to Groomsbridge on the B2188, which will take you down through woodland. When the woods end on your right hand side, look for the left hand bend ahead and white speed limit signs on the road. The car park is on your left just before these. If you get to Friars Gate, you have gone Read more »

Ashdown Striders’ Nordic walk – this Sunday 25 February

Meet at 10am in Millbrook West car park. This is on the A22 at the top of the long hill going from Nutley towards the Wych Cross traffic lights. It is on the left hand side going North with Millbrook East car park opposite. The walk will be a mix of woodland and open heathland. The forest is still very wet and muddy so waterproof trousers or gaiters are recommended. The weather looks cold and sunny, so wrap up warm. For more information about the group and how to contact Read more »

Ashdown Striders’ Nordic Walk – this Sunday 7 January

Meet at 10am at the Old Lodge Nature reserve car park on the B2026. From the south, go past the police training site on the right, then past the right fork (B2188 to Groombridge). A little further on, there’s a white finger post on the left to a private house (Old Lodge). Immediately afterwards are some new signs for Old Lodge Reserve car park on the left. Via Nutley, take the Crowborough Rd across the forest, turn left at the B2026, then follow directions above. Via Forest Row, take the Read more »