Pirbright, Sheets Heath and the Basingstoke Canal


An easy 4 mile circular walk from Pirbright to Sheets Heath incorporating part of the Baisingstoke Canal


This walk will commence in the centre of Pirbright and take a brief look at the Military Cemetery before heading down to Basingstoke Canal and then across to Sheets Heath, which is maintained by the Surrey Heathland Project.  We will then walk along a further section of the Canal, which is a pleasant haven for wildlife and return along quiet lanes and fields visiting the churchyard of St Michael’s and All Angels Pirbright, the resting place of the explorer Henry Moreton Stanley.

Start: 1.45 pm for 2.00 pm start

Meet: Lord Pirbright’s Hall car park – The Green, Pirbright, Woking GU24 0JE

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Travel Note: Additional parking in adjacent car park on green

Length:  4 miles

General Note: This walk is not suitable for pushchairs or anyone with mobility challenges

Book via Surrey Hills Society website Events page www.surreyhillssociety.org/events/ or click HERE

Contact: Surrey Hills Society 07530 949302

Email: info@surreyhillssociety.org

Led by: Surrey Hills Society www.surreyhillssociety.org