Events

Tour volunteers trained by the Ancient House Museum, ClareA Joint Initiative by Clare Castle Country Park Trust and Clare  Ancient House Museum, supported by Tourism Clare

Clare Castle Country Park Trust

Circular Walks
led by Clare Castle Country Park Volunteers

Programme for 2017

15 July:   Long Lane (in reverse)
16 August:   The Clare Loop
16 September:   Stour Valley Benefice – a new walk: Clare, Stoke-by-Clare, Wixoe, Hundon, Poslingford, Cavendish, Clare
21 October:   Walk on behalf of Children In Need
18 November:   Chilton Street (in reverse)
27 December:   Post-Christmas WalkChristmas Boots Walk

Meet at Clare Park Centre (next to Country Park car park) at 10.00 am.  The car park charge is £2 for more than 1 hour.  There is no charge for the Walks.  Well-behaved dogs are welcome but they will need to be under control or on a lead at all times.  Children are welcome, provided parents are confident they can walk the distance.  Bring appropriate clothing, footwear and WATER.  Individuals walk at their own risk.  Each walk involves some walking on rough ground and are classified as moderate/leisurely (these terms are described on our advice page). 

Further information: Clare Castle Country Park  01787 277 335


Tours
with commentary by Clare Ancient House Museum guides

Sat 22 July: the Castle & Clare Castle Country Park
Sat 29 July: the Priory & Parish Church
Sat 5 Aug: the Castle & Clare Castle Country Park
Sat 12 Aug: Clare’s Historic Buildings & Clare Market
Sat 9 Sept: Clare’s Historic Buildings & Clare Market

Meet at Clare Park Centre (next to Country Park car park) at 11am.   The car park charge is £2 for more than 1 hour. There will be an opportunity to visit the Ancient House Museum at the end of each Tour (entrance £1).  Wheelchair users need to pre-book on 01787 277 335, and may not be able to complete the whole Tour.  Wear suitable footwear; there will be some walking on gravel etc.  Dogs are not permitted on the Tours.

There is no charge for the Tours.

Further information: Clare Ancient House MuseumSuffolk Year of Walking events: tours & walks

All of these walks & tours may be seen on Suffolk’s Year of Walking along with many from across the county.

Ramblers have local walking events throughout the UKThroughout the year the Ramblers have walks in our area, organised by local groups and sometimes from further afield.  One way to see what is on offer is to visit the Ramblers site: here you will find a map of what’s on within 10 miles of Clare.  You can pick your own location and calendar.

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