Summer 2018 Walks Programme

 

 

Day, Date, Time

Walk Leader Meeting Point Area

 and Remarks

Tuesday 17th April

9.30am

David Blackburn Car park, Gorsey Brigg,

Pentland Road

Walk to Beauchief Abbey, moderate pace, approx 6 miles. Back by 1pm
Sunday 6th May

4.30am

 

 

Graham Gill

Blackamoor Nature Reserve car park. Near Fox House. Junction Stoney Edge Rd/ Hathersage Rd. SMALL car park. SK 277807 Dawn Chorus Joint Walk with Dronfield Natural History Society. Approx 3 hours easy pace. Optional breakfast at Moorlands at 8am

NO DOGS PLEASE

Tuesday 8th May

9.30am

 

Joe Kelsall

 

Hollingwood Hub

Local Walk, 6.5 miles,

coffee stop at Poolsbrook Cafe

Back around 1.30

 

 

Chesterfield Walking Festival  12 – 20th May

Organised by Derbyshire County Council Countryside service and Chesterfield Tourist Information

Book on 01246 345777 or 345778

Supported with walks by Chesterfield and North Derbyshire Ramblers Group

 

Thursday 24th May

7pm

 

David Blackburn

Below Miners Arms, Hundall

Roadside parking

SK 384772

First Thursday evening walk

Easy to moderate pace, approx 4 miles, back by 9pm

Saturday 26th May

10.am

 

Graham Gill

 

The Swan pub, Main Road, Ridgeway

Walk via West Mosborough and Ford calling at Church Farm tea garden, Eckington, return approx 2pm Opportunity for lunch at the Swan
Thursday 31st May

7pm

Richard and Jane Smith Barnes Lane

near Talbot pub. Dronfield Woodhouse

Adopted Path Tidy Up

Bring tools, gloves  and drink

Finish 9pm

 

Thursday 7th June

 7pm

 

Yolanda Russell

Roadside parking by Devonshire pub, Middle Handley Local walk

Easy to moderate pace, 4 miles,

back by 9pm

Tuesday 12th June 9.30am Barry Jex  Car park at back of Coal Aston Village hall Local Walk Moderate pace

Approx 6 miles- back by 1pm

Thursday 14th June

7pm

Graham Gill Car park at back of Coal Aston Village hall Local walk Easy to moderate pace Approx 4 Miles, back by 9pm
Thursday 21st June

7pm

 

John Ellis

 

Car park at the back of Sainsburys

 

Local history walk  Back by 9pm

Saturday 23rd June

10am

 

Richard Smith

Long lay-by on

Chester field Road towards  Unstone SK366776

Local Walk Easy to moderate pace approx 6 miles visiting a couple of pubs along the way. Back approx 1.30
Day, Date, Time  

Walk Leader

 

Meeting point

 

Area and Remarks

Thursday 28th June

7pm

 

Chris Turk

Car park at back of Coal Aston village hall  

Local walk Easy to moderate pace. Approx 4 miles, back by 9pm

Thursday 5th July

7pm

 

  Angela Land

Car park at the back of the Bridge Inn, Ford SK402803 Local Walk. Easy to moderate pace, approx 4 miles. Back by 9pm, opportunity for a drink afterwards!
Tuesday 10th July

9.30 am

Adrian Slome and Jeannie Thorpe Car park at back of Coal Aston village hall Local walk, moderate pace. Approx 6 miles-back by 1pm
Thursday 12th July

7pm

Richard Armstrong Hyde Park pub Local walk, easy to moderate pace. Approx 4 miles- back by 9pm

Opportunity for a drink afterwards!

Saturday 14th July

 10am

Clive Waterhouse Carlisle Close, opposite Riverside Garden Centre Sheepbridge Local walk. Easy to moderate pace. Approx 5 miles – back by 1pm
Thursday 19th July

7pm

Karen and Philip Brightmore Bottom of

Millthorpe Lane

 LIMITED PARKING

Local walk. Easy to moderate pace. Approx 4 miles –back by 9pm
Thursday 26th July

 7pm

Hilary Pike Car park at back of Coal Aston village hall Local walk. Easy to moderate pace. Approx 4 miles – back by 9pm
Thursday 2nd August 7pm Richard Armstrong Hyde Park pub Local walk. Easy to moderate pace .Approx 3 miles – back by 9pm.

Opportunity for a drink afterwards!

Thursday 9th August 7pm Ros and Steve Sadler Holmesfield Community village hall car park.

SK 322777

Local walk. Easy to moderate. Approx 4 miles – back by 9pm
Tuesday 14th August 9.30 am David Blackburn Pentland Road shops. Dronfield Woodhouse

SK 338783

Local linear walk. Moderate pace .Approx 6 miles –back by 1pm. 9.42 BUS to Sheepbridge, linear walk back

To Dronfield Woodhouse

Thursday 16th August 7pm Jane and Richard Smith Horse and Jockey pub, Unstone Green LAST EVENING WALK. Local walk .Easy to moderate pace approx 3 miles-back by 8.30. Pea and pie supper.

NB NEED TO BOOK WITH JANE

AS NUMBERS ARE LIMITED

e: rlandejsmith@gmail.com

Saturday 18th August 10am Peter Carr Shillito Woods, Fox Lane

Between Barlow and Baslow SK 295750

Local walk. Easy to moderate pace Approx 6 miles – back by 1pm
Tuesday 11th September 10 am Joe Kelsall Long lay-by on Chester  field Road towards  Unstone SK366776 Local walk. Moderate pace. Approx 6 miles – back by 1pm