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Short walks

If you are looking for a selection of short walks of about one to two hours around Winchester, this is the place for you.

All walks are loops and are either easy of moderate routes. You can always walk to the starting point from wherever you are in Winchester to turn a walk into a longer walk and get some extra exercise.

Sparsholt Round
Sparsholt Round from West Wood

Starting at the Mount Down car park, the Sparsholt Round is an easy 2 to 2.5 hour walk, down the Bur…

3 short walks from Sarum Road
Three short walks from Sarum Road, Winchester

The area around Sarum Road and Chilbolton Avenue in Winchester has become increasingly popular as an…

Greta Thunberg statue
See the Greta Thunberg statue in Winchester for yourself

A statue of Greta Thunberg was unveiled at Winchester University yesterday. It’s all over the …

Farley church across field
Farley Church

Most of us living in Winchester have been to Farley Mount at least once, if not more often. I have b…

Magdalen Hill Down
Magdalen Hill Down

The center of Winchester is very close to the South Downs and from the King Alfred statue, you can l…

If you are after longer walks, have a look at walk#5 as part of the 12 walks challenge.