The Marches group organise a number of challenge walks with a well respected pedigree amongst LDWA members. In addition we have been developing a programme of social walks, taking members to many little known areas within Shropshire and Herefordshire.
For all Marches event entry details goto
Marches Group LDWA official site
A provisional list of finishers can be found here. Congratulations to all who completed and many thank to all the marshals and supporters.
List of finishers - Click Here
Saturday 25th February
Challenge Event - 25ml. in 10hr. From Norbury village hall (post code SY9 5DX), which is some 5 miles NE of Bishops Castle, just off the unclassified road going up the East Onny Valley towards Bridges Youth Hostel . Another new and undisclosed route, over the scenic and testing country of the Shropshire Hills AONB .
Tour des Marches Final Instructions
Thank you for your entry. (Those of you who have recently cancelled your entry should of course ignore this! You remain on the entry list only so that we can keep track of who, what, where and when! We are full with extras to cover cancellations and no-shows.)
Please note that registration will close at 08.15 for a 08.30 start.
Anyone wishing to start earlier than 08.30 can do so as long as they have notified the organisers at registration.
Don’t forget a light breakfast will be available at the start.
The postcode for Wistanstow is SY7 8DQ, the Village Hall (Walk HQ) will be signposted from the A49 and A489, the Map Reference is Landranger 137/ 430858
The numbered entry list in alphabetical order is available on our website. If you entered the event by post you will be listed in alphabetical order from 137 onwards. Please make a note of your number it will speed up the registration process, thank you.
Entry details for all our challenge walks are on the main LDWA site and of course in Strider