PEAK WALKING GROUP
Walks for September-October
3rd September - Brassington
7.1 Miles / Grade B
Start: Car park and picnic area north side of Brassington (free)
OL 24, SK 233 546
Route: Brassington / Carsington / Hopton / Middleton Top / Midshires Way / Brassington
Leader: Bryan Levers 01246 207789 M 07805 258958
Notes: Dogs on leads / Some road walking in villages / Toilets and cafe at Middleton Top.
10th September - Round Walk
9/10 Miles / Grade B
Start: Hathersage Station OL1, SK 233 810
Route: Hathersage / Stanage Edge / Burbage / Padley / Hathersage
Leader: Anne Youle 01142 390941 M 07983 241586
Notes: Dogs on leads.
17th September - Peak Forest
8.5 Miles / Grade A.
Start: Peak Forest OL 24, SK 115 791.Roadside parking, meet at Devonshire Arms
Route: Peak Forest / Dam Dale / Peter Dale / Wheston / Tideswell Moor / Oxlow Rake / Peak Forest.
Leader: Barbara Stewart M 07514 591491.
Notes: Dogs on leads
24th September - Madwoman's Walk
8 Miles / Grade C
Start: Nags Head Edale OL 1, SK 121 861
Route: Madwoman stones and the “five minute” crossing of Kinder Scout including Grindslow Knoll. A treat will be provided for consumption in a suitable clough !
Leader: Karen Stocks M 07522 293143
Notes: Dogs on leads / A route amongst fine wild terrain with a surprisingly short but satisfying route across Kinder. In case of poor weather an alternative route will be prepared
1st October - Cromford and beyond
7 Miles / Grade B
Start: Cromford Canal Wharf OL 24, SK 300 571
Route: Cromford Canal / High Peak Trail / Stone Centre / Bolehill / Wigwellnook / Midshires Way /Cromford.
Leader: Contact Jim 01142 471688, M 07989 171278
Notes: Dogs on leads / Parking at canal wharf, Cromford Mill or rugby club. Limited street parking / Toilets at start / Half mile steep section of High Peak Trail / Short steep section out of Bolehill (View stops will be taken)
8th October - Chee Dale
8 Miles / Grade B
Start: Millers Dale Station OL 24, SK 138 733
Route: Millers Dale / Chee Dale / Topley Pike / Churn Hole / Chelmorton/ Five Wells Farm / Millers Dale
Leader: Lynne Fox M 07752 326691
Notes: Dogs on leads.
15th October- Eyam
8.5 Miles / Grade C
Start: Eyam church OL 24, SK 218 764
Route: Eyam / Sir William Hill / Eyam Moor / Leam / Stoke Ford / Bretton Clough / Bretton / Foolow / Eyam
Leader: Chris M 07834 638452
Notes: Dogs on leads / P&D parking in village
22nd October- Totley Bents
7.5 Miles / Grade B
Start: Longshaw Visitor centre OL 24 & OL 1,, SK 264 799
Route: Totley Moor / Totley Bents / Blacka Moor Plantation / Hounskirk Moor /Fox House / Longshaw
Leader: Malcolm M 07804 591329
Notes: Dogs on leads / Toilets at start / Some long up hills / Some tarmac / Some access land
All walks leave promptly at 10am
Packed lunch and drink needed
We are unable to provide lifts to start points. If you are unsure about the start point you can ring the walk leader who will be happy to give you directions
Inclement weather may affect walks - please check with walk leaders 24 hours before the day
Hunting Lodge Chatsworth House Derbyshire
Chatsworth House Park