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.
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 ascent
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.
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 SK257809Padley Gorge, Bole Hill, Surprise View, Higger Tor, Burbage Bridge, Longshaw 7.5 -8 miles
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.
11/03/2019Chris G2nd car park on way into Linacre reservoirs (SK338726) Take first left after Cutthorpe School on B6050.Linacre and Cordwell Valley 7.5 miles
18/03/2019Stephanie DNear Hope 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 L
08/04/2019Helen L
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
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 S
27/05/2019Bank Holiday
03/06/2019Chris BPossibly 5 Churches Walk near Anston
01/07/2019Summer BarbecueTo be held at in Jane’s garden as before.