Walk Programme



PEAK WALKING GROUP


    Walk Programme


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 please ring the walk leader who will be happy to give you directions

       Some Previous Walks


         Win Hill

       Derbyshire

      Kinder Scout

        Derbyshire

       Longshaw

       Derbyshire


           Grassington

             Yorkshire

          Hardwick Hall

            Derbyshire

             Cheers!

          Blackamoor

     Sheffield / Derbyshire

              border


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

 

If you have any questions about a particular walk please contact the walk leader


Inclement weather may affect walks - please check with

walk leaders 24 hours before the day




 Walks for November and December



3 November     AGM and 20th Anniversary Celebrations

                          Help celebrate Peak Walking Group's 20th birthday with

                          Tea, cake and entertainment at 1pm at Bamford Memorial

                          Hall, Brentwood Road, Bamford




10 November    A rural ramble  
7.5 miles/Grade B         OL24 SK 365 795


Start     Rear of Coal Aston Village Hall, Eckington Road
Route   Route Coal Aston and environment. Route not quite finalized
Leader Pip 01246 414187 M: 0776 2935904
Notes   Dogs on lead




17 November    Ashover, Highoredish, Ogston  

7.5 miles/Grade B         OL24 SK 349 634 


Start      Ashover Village Hall Car Park (Free parking Sat Nav 45 0BA)

Route    Ashover, Milltown, Ashover Hay, Highoredish, Ogston, Fallgate,

              Ashover.

Leader  Penny  07852209639

Notes    Toilets beginning and end of walk. With option of cafe or pub at the

              end. Dogs on lead. 




24 November     Bakewell   

8 miles/Grade B           OL24 SK 222 689


Start       Old Bakewell Railway Station

Route     Monsal Trail, Little Longstone, Monsal Head, Ashford, Bakewell

Leader   Sharon  07931 99 36 34

Notes     Pay and Display some road parking. Easy going.




1 December        Burbage Rocks and Owler Tor  

6 miles/Grade B.           OL1 SK 267 799


Start        Longshaw National Trust car park

Route      Longshaw car park, Burbage Rocks, Higger Tor, Over Owler Tor,

                Lawrence Field, Longshaw.

Leader    Malcolm 01246 467122 M: 07804 591329

Notes      Car park free for NT members. Free roadside parking on the A6187

                adjacent to Fox House Inn.Toilets at start/finish. Dogs on lead.




8 December           Lost Lad

9 Miles/Grade C            OL1  SK 172 893


Start        Fairholmes Visitor Centre  

Route      Fairholmes, Lost Lad, Wheelstones, Ladybower Reservoir, 

                Fairholmes

Leader    Robert & Janet 0114 268 9499 M: 07762 944325 / 07769 611411

Notes      May be muddy. Dogs on leads.




15 December         Christmas Dinner

                               Contact Anne for details




22 December         Circuit and Circles on Big Moor. Mice Pie Ramble

Miles /Grade TBC          OL1 SK 268 789

Celebrate the Winter Solstice with mince pies, mulled wine and festive headgear as we visit pre-historic circles and burial mounds on our circuit of Big Moor.


Start        The gate onto White Edge from the junction of the B6054/B6055 at

                Wooden Pole

Route      White Edge, Barbrook Reservoir, Stone Circles & burial mounds,

                Barbrook Reservoir, White Edge

Leader    Lynne  0775 232 6691

Notes      This walk is entirely flat except for a short uphill onto White Edge.

                No stiles. Its winter walking on open moorland & back on White

                Edge so waterproof footwear and wrap up well. Dogs on leads.




29 December             Hardwick Hall  

6.5 Miles /Grade A             OL269 SK 467 634


Start        National Trust Car Park

Route      NT car park, Duck Decoy Pond, Astwith, Stainsby, Stainsby Mill,

                Millers Pond, NT car park.

Leader    Malcolm  01246 467122 M: 07804 591329

Notes      Toilets at start/finish. Countryside field paths, some stiles,  minimal

                tarmac. NT car park £4 all day. (Parking fee may be waved TBC).




1 January 2020  PWG Traditional New Year's Day walk at Chatsworth  

9 Miles/Grade B                 SK 259 685 OL 24 White Peak


Start        Calton Lees Car Park

Route      Calton Lees, Ensor, Chatworth House, Hunting Tower, Hell Bank

                Plantation, Beely, Calton Lees

Leader    Bryan 01246 207789 M: 07805258958

Notes      Pay Car Park