Loading Events
This event has passed.

Beckley – Otmoor – Noke Wood – Beckley

OS Map Sheet Sheet 125,000 OS Explorer Series Sheet 180 Oxford, Witney & Woodstock

Start Time: Sunday 5th December 2021. Meet at 09.45 am for 10.00 am start.

Start and Finish: Abingdon Arms, Beckley OX3 9UU.

A short walk from the delightful Oxfordshire village of Beckley with glorious views extending out over Otmoor and the Wildlife Sanctuary. We pass a Birdwatchers’ Hide and continue along the edge of Otmoor to Lower Farm, just outside the village of Noke. We then follow the Oxfordshire Way, skirting Noke Woods, to return to Beckley. Mud is likely, and walking poles are recommended for use on potentially slippery paths. The walk will be followed by the RAVE Christmas Lunch at the Abingdon Arms. 
Difficulty:
Moderate –  approx. 4.5 miles.

Leader: Chantal Bryant – Email: chantal.bryant@btinternet.com Mob: 07710 721136

Getting there from Aylesbury – Approx 21 Miles: Head north-west onto Exchange St/A41. At roundabout, take 2nd exit onto Friarage Rd/A41. At roundabout, take 2nd exit and stay on A41. At roundabout, take 2nd exit & keep left to continue towards Oxford Rd/A418. Go through 1 roundabout. At next roundabout, take 3rd exit and stay on A418. At Thame take 4th exit on roundabout and follow Thame Road B4011. At Oakley St Mary turn left onto Manor Road, cross M40 & turn right onto Oakley Road. Continue onto Horton Hill, Straight Mile Road & Woodperry Hill, then turn right onto Woodperry Road & continue onto Roman Way. Then turn right onto High Street. The Abingdon Arms is on the right.

Getting There from OxfordApprox 6 Miles:From Headington Roundabout take second exit (Bayswater Road), follow past crematorium to T-junction. Turn left onto B4027 and immediately right into New Inn Road. Follow New Inn Road to Beckley & turn right into High Street. The Abingdon Arms is on the left.

Waypoints:  Start – Abingdon Arms, Beckley – High Street – Church Street – Birdwatchers’ Hide -Otmoor – Lower Farm – Noke – Oxfordshire Way – Noke Woods – High Street – Abingdon Arms – Finish

PDF Download PDF – RAVE Walk 5th December 2021 – Beckley

I’m Interested in going
Go to Top