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We have walks to suit all abilities, as well as dog-pack walks and early morning miracle walks.

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MALVERN HILLS AND BRITISH CAMP CHALLENGE | 11 MILES | BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY.

April 1 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm BST

Anyone can come along, but if you are training for a hike later in the year then this is a great one for some hill training.

🥾 ABOUT THE WALK 🥾

If you are on an AG walking holiday in 2024, or attending a weekend challenge such as the Welsh 15 Peaks, then this is a good training hike.

It’s just under 11 miles long and includes lots of hills to get that heart pumping!

Note: There is a small cost for this trail to help with the Eventbrite charges, parking and fuel consumption.

WHAT TO BRING WITH YOU

  • Rucksack
  • Walking boots – Broken in. NO trainers!
  • Good walking socks; prevent blisters
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Base layer top – breathable for evaporation
  • Warm fleece upper layer
  • Walking trousers/ hiking trousers/shorts: NO jeans!
  • Warm gloves, hat/balaclava
  • Packed lunch / something to sit on.
  • Water bottle/flask (please fill with relevant liquid!).

❓ ROUND-ROBIN QUESTION: Are you using this as a training hike? If so, for which event are you attending?

Please arrive by 8.45 am we will set off at 9 am sharp. If this is your first AG walk, then please arrive nice and early and seek out the walk leader who will be wearing a red “walk leader” pin badge.

📍 WHAT3WORDS: https://what3words.com/rally.eyebrows.potential

Click the link above, then click “Navigate using Google Maps” . We often meet in places where there is no postcode, so we encourage you to use the What3Words app which will take you to the exact location.

🗣 WALK LEADER(S): Julia Doherty

🐶 IS THIS WALK DOG FRIENDLY? Yes

☕️ REFRESHMENTS: Bring a packed lunch with you. We do have a pub / cafe at the halfway stage and can stop for a hot coffee.

PARKING: Parking is £5.25 for the day and you can pay by card or cash.

⛑ RULES TO KEEP YOU SAFE :

  • We walk in all weathers, however, if we have a weather warning then the event may be cancelled. Keep an eye on your emails and the Facebook event page for notifications of any cancellations.
  • We will only ever walk in groups of 15 or less. If we have more than 15, we will usually have two walk leaders and walk in opposite directions.
  • We supply free sweets at the halfway stage – we call this “squidge and dip” – hand sanitiser, then dip in for your free sweets.

Venue

British Camp Car Park
A449, Great Malvern, WR13 6DW
Great Malvern, WR13 6DW GB
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TERMS AND CONDITIONS

There are no permissions expressed or implied by the Adventure Geek organisers. Participants make use of the facilities at their own risk and without express permission from the Adventure Geek organisers.

Walking is a physically active sport. If you have any doubts about your abilities, you should always seek advice from your GP before embarking on an Adventure Geek walk.

By registering for an event you accept that you do so entirely at your own risk and that it is your responsibility to ensure that you are fit and able to take part in the event. We regroup often and our walks cater for all levels of fitness.

Children under the age of 16 years old are the responsibility of their parents or guardians and need to be accompanied at all times before, during and after the walk.

Adventure Geek volunteers do not accept responsibility for injury, loss and damage sustained by a participant unless the above injury, loss and damage are proven to have been caused as a direct result of negligence on the part of the organisers.

Dogs are welcome on the majority of our walks, however, we kindly ask that we have a maximum of two dogs per walker and that the welfare of the animals remains your responsibility throughout your walk.  On occasion, we may add a note of “No dogs allowed” on specific walks (usually those with cattle), please respect this note.

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