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Yateley Common Pond Trail is a 3.2 mile loop trail located near Camberley, Surrey, England that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options.

Length 3.2 mi Elevation gain 262 ft Route type Loop
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A circular walk around Yateley Common in Hampshire. Yateley Common is a mix of woodland and heathland and home to a wealth of wildlife. This route leads you around several of the paths and bridleways through the heart of the common, discovering the three main ponds within the common. The walk has just a few gentle gradients. The paths and bridleways can get muddy at times so good boots are a must, or wellies in the winter months. There are no gates or stiles on route, but you will need to negotiate a few steps and some boardwalks. Dogs are welcome on the common throughout the year, but please keep them on the paths from March to July in order to protect the ground nesting birds. Approximate time 1.5 hours.

The walk starts and finishes at the free Gravel Pit Pond Car Park which is accessed directly off the A30, just west of Blackwater. The post code GU17 0AE will take you to the roundabout at the edge of Blackwater, between the A30 and the B3272. From this point, take the A30 west (away from Blackwater) and follow it for just 0.5 miles. Immediately after the sign which marks 200yds to the carriageway narrowing, turn right (crossing the central reservation) to enter the car park (via the 2m height barrier).

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Valerie Crookes
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This would be a lovely walk without the traffic noise from the A30. I like peaceful countryside so this was not my favourite.

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Steph Clark
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Lovely heathland and woodland but a lot of road noise

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Phil Sigley
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Enjoyed it very much. Hot day - yes you have road noise in first stage but Wyndham and Stroud ponds very nice.

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Laura James
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Really enjoyed this walk on a sunny day at the end of December - lots of interesting fungi and varied terrain with woodland and heath. Lots of road noise at the start but didn’t spoil the walk at all.

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Ian Urquhart
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A fair number of loitering vehicles with single male occupants within at the two parking areas, spoiled the walk a bit.....

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Natalie Foan
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Lovely walk with varying scenery but by 1st October, some parts were very muddy and we won't try it again until spring when it is drier.

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Phil Cooper
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Watch your step, lots of dog poo!

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Meg Kay
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Charlie Newman
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Lisa Whitton
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Sian Roxburgh
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Embob Lou
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Jonathan Kight
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Austin Heyd
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Gaynor Ludekens
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mark weaver
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Bob Shurville
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James Chadwick
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Wilhelmus Pieterse
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Tim GILLESPIE
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dominique rose
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Ann Highley
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Tom Norgate
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Peter Berridge
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Dan Ellis
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Debbie Carpenter
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Melanie Jewell
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Neil Ferguson
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