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  Some of the places I've walked for exercise and leisure this month.
  Places featured in the Walking Routes pages plus selected other walks.  
 
  This August 18   walks 190.39   miles 306.40   km  
  2016 so far 81   walks 889.95   miles 1432.24   km  
                       
  Last August 11   walks 120.22   miles 193.48   km  
  To 31/08 last year 51   walks 715.13   miles 1150.89   km  
 
 
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Wednesday 31 12.20 mi 19.63 km
Swanwick Station to Warsash Ferry 6.63 mi 10.67 km
Swanwick station to Park Gate, Segensworth, Titchfield and Warash village. Down to the ferry.
Hamble Quay to Royal Victoria Country Park 2.77 mi 4.46 km
Warsash to Hamble by ferry, then round to Hamble Point and along to the Royal Victoria Country Park.
Royal Victoria Country Park to Netley Station 2.80 mi 4.51 km
Royal Victoria Country Park, Hamble Lane, Hound Road, Hound Way, Netley station.
 
 
 
Tuesday 30 13.77 mi 22.16 km
Swanwick Station to Warsash Ferry 6.50 mi 10.46 km
Swanwick station via Park Gate and Locks Heath to Warsash. Down to the beach, a short walk along the beach, then back along the river to the Hamble ferry.
Hamble Quay to Royal Victoria Country Park 2.51 mi 4.04 km
From Hamble Quay via Hamble Square, Hamble Point and Hamble Shore to the Royal Victoria Country Park.
Royal Victoria Country Park to Hamble Station 4.76 mi 7.66 km
From the park, out along Hamble Lane, down to Netley village, back through the country park to Hamble station.
 
Southampton Water at Royal Victoria Country Park 30.08.16
 
Monday 29 13.64 mi 21.95 km
Swanwick Station to Warsash Ferry 6.75 mi 10.86 km
From Swanwick station, Botley Road, Swanwick Lane, A27, Sarisbury Green, Warsash, Newtown Road, Hook Park Road, beach, river path, ferry to Hamble.
Hamble Quay to Royal Victoria Country Park 2.52 mi 4.06 km
Hamble Quay, Hamble Square, Hamble Point and Hamble Shore to the Royal Victoria Country Park.
Royal Victoria Country Park to Hamble Station 4.37 mi 7.03 km
rom the park, out along Hamble Lane, down to Netley village, back through the country park to Hamble station.
 
 
 
Friday 26 12.95 mi 20.84 km
Bursledon Station to Warsash Ferry 5.63 mi 9.06 km
From Bursledon station, over the river and along the river path (with a short diversion to avoid a temporary path closure), passing the Rising Sun and down to the shore. Back along the path, up through Strawberry Field to the village then to the ferry to Hamble.
Hamble Quay to Royal Victoria Country Park 2.48 mi 3.99 km
From Hamble Quay via Hamble Square and Hamble Lane to the Royal Victoria Country Park.
Royal Victoria Country Park to Hamble Station 4.84 mi 7.79 km
From the Royal Victoria Country Park via Hamble Lane, Hound Road, Hound Way, Netley village, Royal Victoria Country Park and footpath to Hamble station.
 
 
 
Wednesday 24 9.01 mi 14.50 km
Bursledon Station to Warsash Ferry 5.71 mi 9.19 km
From Bursledon station, over the river and along the river path (with a short diversion to avoid a temporary path closure), passing the Rising Sun and down to the shore. Back along the path, up through Strawberry Field to the village then to the ferry to Hamble.
Hamble Quay to Hamble Station 3.30 mi 5.31 km
rom Hamble Quay via Hamble Square and Hamble Lane to the Royal Victoria Country Park. Out to Hound Road and along the footpath to Hamble station for the train home.
     
 
 
 
 
Tuesday 23 9.87 mi 15.88 km
Bursledon Station to Warsash Ferry 5.55 mi 8.93 km
From Bursledon station, over the river and along the river path (with a short diversion to avoid a temporary path closure), passing the Rising Sun and down to the shore. Back along the path, up through Strawberry Field to the village then to the ferry to Hamble.
Hamble Quay to Netley Station 4.32 mi 6.95 km
From Hamble Quay via Hamble Square, Hamble Point and Hamble Shore to the Royal Victoria Country Park. Out to Hamble Lane, passing Hamble station and along the footpath to Netley station for the train home.
     
 
 
 
 
Monday 22 8.30 mi 13.36 km
Hamble Station to Royal Victoria Country Park 4.66 mi 7.50 km
From Hamble station, walked along Hamble Lane to Hamble Quay, then to Hamble Point and along the shore to the Royal Victoria Country Park.
Royal Victoria Country Park to Hamble Station 3.64 mi 5.86 km
From the country park, out to Hamble Lane then via Hound Road, Hound Way, Netley station, The Badgers, the rail-trail footpath to Hamble Lane to Hamble station.
     
 
 
 
 
Sunday 21 6.77 mi 10.90 km
Home to Home 6.77 mi 10.90 mi
Home, Swaythling, Stoneham Lane, Lakeside Country Park, Wide Lane, A27, Mansbridge, Riverside Park, Bitterne Park, Cobden Bridge, Home.
     
 
     
 
 
 
 
Thursday 18 7.22 mi 11.62 km
Hamble Station to Royal Victoria Country Park 4.09 mi 6.59 km
Hamble station to Hamble Quay. Hamble Quay to Hamble Point. Along the shore to the Royal Victoria Country Park.
Royal Victoria Country Park to Hamble Station 3.13 mi 5.04 km
From the Royal Victoria Country Park to Hamble Lane, along to Hound Corner, to Netley station then along the footpaths to Hamble station.
     
 
 
 
 
Wednesday 17 13.45 mi 21.65 km
Swanwick Station to Meon Shore 5.39 mi 8.67 km
Via Park Gate, Segensworth, Titchfield and Posbrook Lane to Meon Shore.
Meon Shore to Gosport 8.06 mi 12.97 km
From Meon Shore to Hill Head, Lee-on-the-Solent, Stokes Bay, Haslar and Gosport.
     
Travelled over to Ryde for the evening.
 
Photo: Ryde Pier 17.08.16
 
Tuesday 16 15.15 mi 24.38 km
Swanwick Station to Meon Shore 5.43 mi 8.74 km
Via Park Gate, Segensworth, Titchfield, and Posbrook Lane to Meon Shore.
Meon Shore to Warsash (Ferry) 4.87 mi 7.84 km
From Meon Shore along the beach and up the river to Warsash. Ferry to Hamble.
Hamble Quay to Royal Victoria Country Park 2.46 mi 3.96 km
rom Hamble Quay via Hamble Square, Hamble Point and Hamble Shore to the Royal Victoria Country Park.
Royal Victoria Country Park to Netley Station 2.39 mi 3.85 km
Via Hamble Lane, Hound Corner, Hound Road, and Hound Way to Netley Station.
 
Photo: The shore between Hook (Warsash) and Solent Breezes 16.08.16
 
Monday 15 6.88 mi 11.07 km
Netley Station to Hamble 3.26 mi 5.25 km
Train to Netley. From Netley Station via the Royal Victoria Country Park and Hamble Lane to Hamble Square and Hamble Quay.
Hamble to Royal Victoria Country Park 1.62 mi 2.61 km
From there, via Hamble Square, Hamble Point, Hamble Shore to the Royal Victoria Country Park.
Royal Victoria Country Park to Netley Station 2.00 mi 3.22 km
Via Hamble Lane, Hamble Station and the footpath to Netley Station. Train Home.
 
 
 
Saturday 13 9.90 mi 15.93 km
Bursledon Station to Warsash Ferry 5.41 mi 8.71 km
Train to Bursledon. From there via Swanwick Shore Road and the Hamble river causeway to Warsash Village. Down Newtown Road and Hook Park Road, through the nature reserve to the shore. Along the river path up the river to the ferry to Hamble.
Hamble Quay to Netley Station 4.49 mi 7.23 km
Hamble Quay, Hamble Square, Hamble Point and Hamble Shore to the Royal Victoria Country Park. From there, via Hamble Lane to Hamble Station and along the footpath to Netley Station. Train home.
     
 
 
 
 
Friday 12 15.50 mi 24.94 km
Bursledon Station to Gosport 15.50 mi 24.94 km
Train to Bursledon. From there via Swanwick Shore Road and the Hamble river causeway to Warsash Village. Down to the shore and along the beaches via Meon Shore, Hill Head, Lee-on-the-Solent and Browndown to Stokes Bay, then to Gosport via Haslar.
     
 
     
 
 
 
 
Wednesday 10 11.27 mi 18.14 km
Bursledon Station to Warsash Ferry 6.57 mi 10.57 km
Train to Bursledon. From there via Swanwick Shore Road and the Hamble river causeway, Warsash waterfront, Hook shore, along the shore to opposite Calshot and back. Via the path and Strawberry Field to the village and back to the ferry for Hamble.
Hamble Quay to Royal Victoria Country Park 2.68 mi 4.31 km
From Hamble Quay via Hamble Square, Hamble Point, Hamble Shore to the Royal Victoria Country Park.
Royal Victoria Country Park to Netley Station 2.02 mi 3.25 km
Royal Victoria Country Park, Hamble Lane, Hamble station and footpaths to Netley station for the train home.
 
 
 
Friday 5 9.17 mi 14.76 km
Bursledon Station to Warsash Ferry 5.41 mi 8.71 km
Train to Bursledon. From there via Swanwick Shore Road and the Hamble river causeway, Warsash waterfront, Hook shore and Strawberry Field to the village and back to the ferry for Hamble.
Hamble Quay to Hamble Station 3.76 mi 6.05 km
Then from Hamble Quay via Hamble Square to Hamble Point, along Hamble Shore to the Royal Victoria Country Park and round to Hamble Station.
     
 
 
 
 
Thursday 4 8.89 mi 14.31 km
Hamble Station to Hamble Quay 1.53 mi 2.46 km
Train to Hamble. From Hamble station to Hamble Quay. Ferry to Warsash.
Warsash Ferry to Warsash Ferry 3.92 mi 6.31 km
From Warsash Ferry, along the riverside path to the shore at the mouth of the river, a short distance along the shore (opposite Calshot) and back, up to the village through Strawberry Field and then to the ferry.
Hamble to Netley Station 3.44 mi 5.54 km
Ferry to Hamble. From Hamble Quay via Hamble Square, Hamble Point, Hamble Shore, the Royal Victoria Country Park to Netley station. Train home.
 
 
 
Wednesday 3 6.45 mi 10.38 km
Hamble Station to Netley Station 6.45 mi 10.38 km
From Hamble Station to Hamble Square and Hamble Quay. Then to Hamble Point, along Hamble Shore to the Royal Victoria Country Park, round to Hamble Station and along the path to Netley Station for the train home.
     
 
     
 
 
 
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