Forthcoming Walks

 

 

PEAK WALKING GROUP

 

Walk Programme

 

  • GRADE A: Good paths slight ascents and descents
  • GRADE B: Good paths moderate ascents and descents
  • GRADE C: Paths include some rough terrain with moderate ascents and descents
  • GRADE D: Some rough terrain plus harder ascents and descents

 

Walks for November - December

 

5th November - Local Locations

Distance and route variable, dependent on weather, numbers, ability, inclination

Grade B

 

Start: Rear of Coal Aston Village Hall next to the Royal Oak.

Explorer 269 SK 797362

Leader: Pip Chatterton tel. 01246 414187 m. 07762 935904

Notes: Woodland, farmland, muddy land, nothing too strenuous.

 

 

12th November - Elton

7 Miles / Grade A

 

Start: Elton church.OL 24 SK 221 609

Route: Elton / Mouldridge Grange / Greenlow farm / Sand Pit / Limestone Way / Elton

Leader: Jim Street 0114 247 1688 m. 07989 171278

Notes: roadside parking near church. Dogs on leads

 

 

19th November - Ladybower

6 Miles / Grade B

 

Start: Cutthroat Bridge layby OL 1 SK 216 874

Route: Cutthroat Bridge / Whinstone Lee Tor / Grindle Clough / Ladybower / Cutthorpe Bridge

Leader: Barbara Stewart 07514 591491

Notes: Dogs on leads / Toilets and refreshments Ladybower Inn

 

 

26th November - Mince Pie Walk

6 Miles / Grade A

 

Start: Layby below the Grouse Inn Froggatt OL 24 SK 257 778

Route: Grouse Inn / White Edge / Curbar Gap / Curbar Edge / Froggatt Edge / Grouse Inn

Leader: Tanya Street 0114 247 1688 m. 07771 531450

Notes: Dogs on leads. Mince Pies and Mulled Wine

 

 

3rd December - A cemetery, a chapel and the Loxley Valley

6 Miles / Grade A

 

Start: Rivelin Valley Road near cafe OL 1 SK 322 884

Route: Rivelin Valley / Bowcroft Quaker Cemetery / Underbank Chapel / Rowell Bridge / Loxley Valley

Leader: Barbara Stewart 07514 591491

Notes: Dogs on leads / Small packed lunch or snack, as there will be soup, cake and mulled wine at Barbara's afterwards

 

 

10th December - High Dale

7.3 Miles / Grade B

 

Start: Monsal Head, roadside parking OL 24 SK 185 715

Route: Monsal Head / Monsal Trail / High Dale / Brushfield / Monsal Dale / Monsal Head

Leader: Bryan Levers 01246 207789 m. 07802 528958

Notes: Dogs on leads / Pub / Cafe at the end

 

 

17th December - Christmas Dinner at the Robin Hood Inn

 

 

24th December - *No walk* (Christmas Eve)

 

 

31st December - *No walk* (New Year's Eve)

 

 

Monday 1st January - Our traditional New Year's Day walk around Chatsworth

9 Miles / Grade B

 

Start: Calton Lees car park P&D OL 24 SK 259 685

Route: Calton Lees / Calton Houses / Hunting Tower / Hell Bank Plantation / Calton Lees.

Leader: Bryan Levers 01246 207789 m. 07852 58985.

Notes: Dogs on leads

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

Previous Walks

Hunting Lodge Chatsworth House Derbyshire

Chatsworth House Park

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Longshaw Derbyshire