Aldermaston Circular, 9 miles, easy

October 23, 2021 @ 10:30 am
Aldermaston Station - Westbound Side

This is an easy circular walk from Aldermaston station taking in the Kennet and Avon Canal, the local countryside and a pub stop near the end.

Walk details

We will start by walking east along the Kennet and Avon Canal until Tyle Mill. There will then be a short stretch of road walking to Sulhamstead where will pick up the path heading back to Aldermaston. Before the pub there will be a lunch stop. The pub stop will be at the Hind’s Head. The final part of the walk is just over 1 ½ miles back to Aldermaston station.

Travel details

If coming from Reading, please take the 10:12am departure which arrives at Aldermaton at 10:24am.

Trains run approximately every hour to Reading and Newbury.

Parking is available at the station.


  • If you or someone else from your household has COVID-19 symptoms, please do not attend.
  • Please be considerate to other path users and step aside to let people past – and don’t forget to say ‘hi’ or ‘thanks’!
  • Please bring a packed lunch and a drink.
  • It might be muddy – please wear suitable footwear.
  • If it’s a rainy day, please bring waterproofs.
  • If it’s a hot sunny day, please bring plenty of water and wear sun cream and a sun hat!
  • Please feel free to contact the leader with queries about the walk, or if you are delayed on the day.

Booking details

  • This walk is limited to 12 walkers including the walk leader.
  • Do not turn up for the walk without booking, else we will have to turn you away.
  • Book a place on this walk by completing this Google Form. Booking will open the Wednesday evening before the walk.
  • If you have any queries, please email