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Walk the Basingstoke Canal from Odiham

Hampshire County Council
All abilities

All abilities

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Walking

Walking

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Walk from Odiham, starting across the canal from the Waterwich pub where there is good parking and easy access to the water. You can follow the Basingstoke Canal tow path as it meanders its way through Hampshire, either West to canal's-end and explore Odiham Castle, or East through Dogmersfield to Crookham Village. You can also head north away from the canal to explore Odiham Common.

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Hire equipment

Hire equipment

General Information
Free entry

Free public access

Suitable for dogs

Great for dogs

Refreshments available on site.

There is a pub across from the car park.

No toilets available

No designated toilets but the pub next to the car park will probably be accommodating if you ask nicely.

No camping options nearby

No camping options nearby.

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For more information visit the Hants Council Basingstoke Website Canal page.

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The Ramblers - MId-week walks

Wednesday, 22 February 2023

10:00 am

Free entry

Free for 1st timers. Membership thereafter

All abilities

All abilities

The Ramblers - MId-week walks
Ramblers
An easy 5 mile historical tour of Odiham and surrounds (pub at finish). *CHECK START POINT

The Ramblers - Odiham and King Johns Castle

Wednesday, 22 February 2023

10:15 am

Free entry

Free for 1st timers. Membership thereafter

All abilities

All abilities

The Ramblers - Odiham and King Johns Castle
Ramblers
A fairly flat walk of about 5 miles around Odiham to Greywell and back via the Basingstoke canal passing King John's Castle on the way.

The Ramblers - Odiham circular

Sunday, 12 March 2023

10:00 am

Free entry

Free for 1st timers. Membership thereafter

All abilities

All abilities

The Ramblers - Odiham circular
The Ramblers
A gentle 5 miles walk. Start from All Saints Church and walk over attractive farmland to the South of Odiham, with good views over surrounding hills and valleys. *CHECK START POINT

Ramblers - Basingstoke Canal Figure-of-Eight

Sunday, 26 March 2023

9:30 am

Free entry

Free for 1st timers. Membership thereafter

All abilities

All abilities

Ramblers - Basingstoke Canal Figure-of-Eight
The Ramblers
A mostly flat figure-of-Eight walk giving you a choice of a 7 mile or an 11.5 mile walk.

The Ramblers - Dogmersfield Park

Monday, 27 March 2023

9:30 am

Free entry

Free for 1st timers. Membership thereafter

Intermediates and above

Intermediates and above

The Ramblers - Dogmersfield Park
The Ramblers
A easy going 4-mile walk through woodlands leading to the Basingstoke Canal, then onto the Dogmersfield estate footpaths past the Four Seasons Hotel. *CHECK START POINT

The Ramblers - Odiham Loop

Thursday, 13 April 2023

8:15 am

Free entry

Free for 1st timers. Membership thereafter

Intermediates and above

Intermediates and above

The Ramblers - Odiham Loop
The Ramblers
A fairly long 10 mile loop from Odiham taking in Tundry Pond, Dogmersfield, Winchfield, and back to Odiham. Bring Lunch.
Choose a route

3 Castles / Basingstoke Canal

Intermediates and above

Intermediates and above

11 kms

3 hrs

A long circular walk following taking in stretches of the canal and Three Castles Path.

Newlyns Farm Circular

All abilities

All abilities

4.6 kms

1.2 hrs

A short cirular walk taking in the canal and the surrounding countryside.
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Odiham, Hook RG29 1FR, UK

Free parking

Free parking on a nice site with open grounds and picnic benches.

Not easily accessible by public transport.

Not easily accessible by public transport.