Walks Programme

Please note the walks will start at the advertised times.
Leaders may wait for five minutes for late arrivals, provided that that they have been informed of the delay. Waiting for any longer will be at the leader's discretion.
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Tuesday, 22 August 2017 Darley Abbey Evening Walk
Start: 6:30pm 5 miles Grade: Leisurely Leader: Shane & Sandra 07960116513
Free car park: Poplar Row, Darley Abbey, Derby DE22 1DU (behind 'The Papermill' plus road parking).
Meet at the weir Darley St (two minute walk from the car park).
Route: Darley Abbey, Breadsall, Chester Green.
A pleasant circular walk around the Darley Abbey area of Derby. Virtually flat. A mixture of fields, roads, paths and parks followed by a drink at the historical 'Abbey' pub. Strong shoes/trainers should be suitable.
Grid Ref: SK353383 Route: Display  

Saturday, 26 August 2017 From Calver and back. Long Walk
Start: 10:30am 14 miles Grade: Moderate Leader: Sue Ecob 07855659922
Start Calver near Bridge Inn, Calton Lees, Gibbet Moor, pub stop at Robin Hood Inn,Birchen Edge,Baslow Edge,Curbar, Calver.
White Peak
Grid Ref: SK248744

Sunday, 27 August 2017 Mam Tor and the Great Ridge. Short Walk
Start: 10:30am 8.5 miles Grade: Moderate Leader: Heather and Bob Ingram 07526615382
Meet in Hope C.P. S336RD (toilets in car park)Castleton Road.Through Castleton, then onto the Limestone Way via Cave Dale. The path goes past the Blue John mine, over Man Tor from Old Moor and continues along the Great Ridge overlooking the the Hope Valley, then back to Hope.
There's lots of pubs, cafe's and shops in Hope after the walk.
White Peak
Grid Ref: SK171835

Tuesday, 29 August 2017 Stanton-By-Dale Evening Walk
Start: 6:30pm 5 miles Grade: Moderate Leader: Heather & Bob Ingram 07526615382
Meeting point: by Stanhope Arms in Stanton-By-Dale
Parking: along Stanhope Street and Main Street without causing an obstruction: nearest postcode - DE7 4QA
Route: past the church, Furnace pond, Dale Abbey past the ruins of the Abbey and probably the smallest 12th century church in England, Hermitage wood (Hermit's cave), back to Stanton-By-Dale. Interesting walk through fields & woods - cows in fields. Dogs on lead.
Stanhope Arms for a drink afterwards.
Grid Ref: SK465380

Sunday, 3 September 2017 Longshaw Estate and Burbage Moor. Short Walk
Start: 10:30am 10.5 miles Grade: Moderate Leader: Nick Shearstone. nickshearstone@gmail.com
Start at C.P.Longshaw Estate S11 7TZ (toilets and cafe) Burbage Moor, Brown Edge Farm, Rud Hill, Redmires Reservoirs, Stanedge Pole, Cowper Stone, Burbage Rocks,C.P.
White Peak
Grid Ref: SK268803

Tuesday, 5 September 2017 Brackenfield Evening Walk
Start: 6:30pm 4- 4.5 miles Grade: Moderate Leader: Tony Lennox 
Last evening walk of the year.
Brackenfield: Nearest postcode: D55 6QA
Start on the green, park anywhere on the green meet at the telephone box, drinks in the Horse and Jockey afterwards - Brackenfield Ln, Wessington, Alfreton DE55 6DW.
Grid Ref: SK367589

Saturday, 9 September 2017 Hathersage Long Walk
Start: 10:30am 12-13 miles Leader: Shaun Fradsham 07906 114 001
Meet and Start: At the car park outside the swimming pool in Hathersage: The car park is pay and display and there is some free parking along the road side and in the village.
Route: Hathersage, Higger Tor, Stanage Edge, Green Mill, North Lees, Bamford Mill & Pub stop, Shatton, Stepping Stones, Hathersage.
Facilities on route: WC and Cafe.
OL24 - White Peak
Grid Ref: SK231813

Sunday, 10 September 2017 Rowsley to Birchover. Short Walk
Start: 10:30am 8 miles Grade: Moderate Leader: Tony Clarke 07949706944
Free car park at Old Station Close DE42EL, Rowsley. Meet outside the Grouse and Claret P.H.
Rowsley, Nine Ladies, Rowter Rocks, Rowsley.
White Peak
Grid Ref: SK258659

Sunday, 17 September 2017 Lathkill Dale Short Walk
Start: 10:30am 10 miles Grade: Moderate Leader: Andrew Yeoman 07785 355237
Starts from Over Haddon pay and display car park, some roadside parking near by.
Route Over Haddon, Lathkill Dale, Limestone Way, Moor Lane. Youlgreave, Alport, Haddon Fields, Conksbury Bridge.PH stop in Youlgreave. Toilets at the car park.
Grid Ref: SK204665

Saturday, 23 September 2017 Bleaklow Long Walk
Start: 10:30am 12 miles Grade: Strenuous Leader: Jo Copley 07976782721
Start and Park at Woodhead Tunnel:
Route: Far Black Clough; Bleaklow Stones; Bleaklow Head; Torside Castle; Torside Clough; Colugh Edge;

Sunday, 24 September 2017 Birchover, Stanton in Peak. Short Walk
Start: 10:30am 7 miles Grade: Leisurely Leader: Cheryl Jackson 07533240852
Start Birchover, park in the village. (toilets at the start) Youlgreave, Alport,Stanton in Peak, Stanton Lees, Birchover.
White Peak

Sunday, 1 October 2017 Little Eaton Short Walk
Start: 10:30am 8 miles Grade: Moderate Leader: Andrew Yeoman 07785 355237
An 8 mile walk from Little Eaton, route Little Eaton, Duffield, Hazlewood, Makney (Holly Bush PH). Meet near the sports ground on Church Lane.
Grid Ref: SK362415

Thursday, 5 October 2017 Holbrook Evening Walk
Start: 7pm  Leader: Dave Hufton 
This is the first of our Winter walks using the light from the full Moon or around the time of the full Moon.

Saturday, 7 October 2017 The Roaches, Hen Cloud ,Meerbrook Long Walk
Start: 10:30am 12 miles Grade: Moderate Leader: Andrew 07785355237
A 12 mile walk from the Roaches. Route, Hen Cloud, Ramshaw Rocks, Upper Hulme, Tittesworth Reservoir , Meer Brook, Clough Head, The Roaches. Starts from the Roaches Foot Path 0.7 miles past the Roaches Tea Room Upper Hulme, Post Code ST13 8TY. Roadside Parking.
Grid Ref: SK004621

Sunday, 8 October 2017 To be added Short Walk
Start: 10:30am  Leader: Dot and Neil 07810832492

Sunday, 15 October 2017 To be added Short Walk
Start: 10:30am  Leader: t.b.a. 

Saturday, 21 October 2017 Rushton Spencer, Macclesfield Forest and Shutlingsloe Long Walk
Start: 10am 18 miles Grade: Strenuous Leader: Andrew Little 07837 965899
Start and Park: first left down the lane after the car park for the Knot Inn, Station Road, Rushton Spencer, SK11 0QU, and then to the right. May be OK to park in the pub car park if we go in the pub afterwards - to be advised:
Route will be: Disused railway line, Gritstone Trail, Winle Minn, Croker Hill, Macclesfield Forest, Shutlingsloe, Wildboarclough, Dane Valley Way:
More details, directions and map to follow shortly.

Sunday, 22 October 2017 To be added Short Walk
Start: 10:30am  Leader: Tom Bealby 07526933742

Sunday, 29 October 2017 Hulme End. Short Walk
Start: 9:30am 11.5 miles Grade: Strenuous Leader: Tony Lennox 07403238266
Start in C.P.(with toilets)at Hulme End. Ecton, Ecton Hall,Wetton, Grindon, Warslow.
White Peak
Grid Ref: sk104594

Thursday, 2 November 2017 tba Evening Walk
Moonlit Winter walk

Saturday, 4 November 2017 Derwent Edge From Fairholmes. Long Walk
Start: 10:30am 13 miles Grade: Strenuous Leader: Rob Jackson 07814558840
Park and Start at Fairholmes Visitors Centre and car park,Ladybower Reservoir, Hope Valley S33 0AQ:
Route: Approximately 13 mile circular route.

Sunday, 5 November 2017 Lathkilldale Short Walk
Start: 10:30am  Leader: Cheryl Jackson 07533240852

Sunday, 12 November 2017 Thulston Short Walk
Start: 10:30am 8 miles Grade: Leisurely Leader: Paul Adcock 07745814657
Start point Ball Lane Thulston, DE72 3TQ (nearest post code)street parking.
Thulston, Elvaston castle loop,Ambaston.
Derby 259
Grid Ref: SK410320

Saturday, 18 November 2017 TBA Long Walk

Sunday, 19 November 2017 To be added Short Walk
Start: 10:30am  Leader: Alison James 07841618961

Sunday, 26 November 2017 To be added Short Walk
Start: 10:30am  Leader: t.b.a. 

Saturday, 2 December 2017 TBA Long Walk

Sunday, 3 December 2017 To be added Short Walk
Start: 10:30am  Leader: t.b.a. 

Tuesday, 5 December 2017 tba Evening Walk
Moonlit Winter walk

Saturday, 9 December 2017 Christmas walk meal and disco The Rose & Crown Mayfield Long Walk
Leader: Robin Davison 07765515523

Sunday, 10 December 2017 To be added Short Walk
Start: 10:30am  Leader: t.b.a. 

Sunday, 17 December 2017 Carsington Water Short Walk
Start: 10:30am 7 miles Grade: Moderate Leader: Paul Adcock. 07745814657
Start at Sheepwash C.P. Carsington Water (2.50)nearest post code DE44DD.
Carsington Pasture,Brassington,Longcliffe,High Peak Trail,Carsington.
P.H. near end-Miners Arms Carsington.
White Peak
Grid Ref: SK250528

Tuesday, 26 December 2017 Boxing Day Walk Ticknall Short Walk
Start: 10:30am 8/9 miles Grade: Leisurely Leader: Andrew Yeoman 07785 355237
Boxing Day Walk

Monday, 1 January 2018 New Years Day walk Attingborough Short Walk
Start: 11am 8 miles Grade: Leisurely Leader: Andrew Yeoman 07785355237
New Years Day walk

Tuesday, 2 January 2018 tba Evening Walk
Moonlit Winter walk

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 tba Evening Walk
Moonlit Winter walk

Thursday, 1 March 2018 tba Evening Walk
Moonlit Winter walk