Current Programme

Please note that  the decision to cancel due to bad weather or other reason is usually taken by the walk leader. Consultation with Camilla or Chris F is, of course, welcome.

Date NameStartDescriptionTrack
07/01/2019Camilla JEyam free car park9 miles: Foolow crossing LinenDale, Stanley House, Brosterfield Farm, across the A623 to Cavendish Mill, across Black Harry Lane to Coombs Dale, Stoney Middleton and back up the hill to Eyam.Track of route
14/01/2019CathChesterfield canal walk Meet at Hollingwood Hub on the canal. Free parking and coffee shop will be open. GR 416 751Hoping for better weather to repeat my walk from Hollingwood Hub into Chesterfield and back along the canal.Track of route
21/01/2019David JDennis Knoll car park SK227843 (Note change)Up to Stanage Edge, down towards Hathersage passing Norton Lees. Turning back northwards at Baulk Lane allotments, up through Cliff Wood. About 7 miles. Gaiters recommended.Track of route
28/01/2019DawnCar Park Redmires Road almost at end of road. marked P on OS map SK25633 85710 hidden entrance on the right just before road turns to the left round top reservoir. Past Yorks Water construction siteRiver Rivelin, Wyming Brook Drive, Fox Hagg, Redmires Conduit, South of Redmires Reservoirs. 12.41 km 7.7 miles 374 metres of ascentTrack of route
04/02/2019Chris & CarolTrain to Chinley. Return from New Mills. (Hence return tickets to New Mills). Meet on the 9:14 Sheffield to Chinley. Dore 9:21, Grindleford 9:29, Hathersage 9:32, Chinley 9:55. Return on 15:16 from New Mills Central (or 14:16 without pub / cafe after walk).Linear walk from Chinley to New Mills alongside the Peak Forest Canal. 7.6 miles - very flat.Track of route
11/02/2019David WSK256656 layby next to recreation ground on minor road south out of Rowsley.8.5 miles. South down the valley to Darley Bridge, then Oldfield Lane / Clough Lane west before turning north to Birchover, Stanton Moor, Congreave and back to Rowsley
18/02/2019Mike DYoulgreave Parking on the road where the road(Mawstone Lane)crosses the River Bradford Map Ref.SK 213 640.Walk along the River to Long Dale to Elton Robin to Hood's Stride back to Youlgreave on the Limestone Way. Approx 8 miles.
25/02/2019Camilla JRoadside by Padley Gorge Entrance SK258799Padley Gorge, Bole Hill, Surprise View, Higger Tor, Burbage Bridge, Longshaw 7.5 -8 milesTrack of route
04/03/2019Mike PNorfolk Arms, Ringinglow. We have permission to use the car park at end furthest from pub building on unmade up ground. We can also use the toilets. SK291 837Source of Porter, Brown Edge Farm, across Rud Hill to Redmires Reservoir, Stanage Pole, Stanage Edge, Burbage Rocks, across moor to Ox Stones, back through Lady Canning's Plantation. Muddy across moors, gaiters suggested. 8.5 miles.
11/03/2019Chris G2nd car park on way into Linacre reservoirs NB £3 per car to park apart from Season ticket holders (SK338726) Take first left after Cutthorpe School on B6050.Linacre and Cordwell Valley 7.5 miles A few stiles and steep climbs with a couple of muddy sections.Track of route
18/03/2019Stephanie DNear Hope Primary School SK171837Lose Hill, Hollins Cross, Castleton, Back along the valley
25/03/2019No walkMost of the group will be having a short break in the Yorkshire Dales
01/04/2019Chris LCastleton Road parking on left just past entrance to main car park. Meter is free on Mondays SK14901 82937Cave Dale ( can be a bit slippery but ascent is fine) Eldon Hole, Eldon Hill Mam Farm back across fields to Castleton. No slippery descents or exposure to steep drops 13.75 km 8.54 miles
08/04/2019Helen LShoulder of Mutton WorrallAbout 7.5 miles via Foldrings, Green Howe Park and Onesacre
15/04/2019David WPark on A57 after turning to Bamford, before turning to Fairholmes. SK197864Derwent Edge, Back Tor, Lost Lad and Ladybower Reservoir.
22/04/2019Easter Monday
29/04/2019Jane
06/05/2019Bank HolidayCould be a "bluebell walk". Please contact Chris or Carol if you are interested in a walk on this day.
13/05/2019Phil SWhirlowWhirlow Farm, Forge Dam, Mayfield Valley, Lady Canning’s, Limb Valley 7.5 miles
20/05/2019CamillaWhite Lodge Car Park (pay and display 4.75) SK170706 Tbc, may find spaces in Taddington instead or possibly by Monsal Head InnDeep Dale, Taddington, HighDale, Monsal Dale about 8 miles tbc after recce
27/05/2019Bank Holiday
03/06/2019Chris BPossibly 5 Churches Walk near Anston
10/06/2019
17/06/2019David JFlash, SK025671, to be confirmed after reccie.8.5 miles according to source, to be confirmed after reccie.
24/06/2019
01/07/2019Summer Barbecue Diana LTo be held at in Jane’s garden as before.folloeing a walk in the Stannington area