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Dippers 1 Group (4 – 6 MILES)

Programme of Walks October 2017 - March 2018

All walks commence at 10.30am unless otherwise indicated. Walks may be subject to change.

 

 

DATE

MEETING POINT/GRID REF

LEADER AND TELEPHONE NO

ROUTE

LUNCH STOP

APPROX MILEAGE

GRADE

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION

9 Oct

Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre

SK 626676

(pay and display)

Toilets

John 2391864 and Ian

Visitor Centre, major oak, budby south forest, centre tree, cricket ground

Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre

5.5 mile

1/2

Easy woodland tracks

23 Oct

 

 

Ford picnic site near the Bridge Inn

SK403804

 

 

Libby

01246 411087

07889213224

Ford to Troway, Marsh Lane, The Moss, Ford

Bridge Inn, Ford

5.6 miles

1/2

Woodland, farmland, easy going, some very short climbs

6 Nov

 

Lay by on Norton Avenue opposite old Norton airfield

 

 

Clare Ash

07443919665

Charnock to Ridgeway. Paths and Fields

Swan Inn Ridgeway

4-5 miles

1-2

Easy going walk with a some steps and a couple of inclines

 

20 Nov

 

 

Edale Station or you can get the train from Sheffield or Dore

 

 

Dick William

07876796507

Grindsbrook Booth

Upper,Barber, and Nether Booth  

Ramblers Inn

End of walk

4 ish

2

No great climbs but will let us know after reccy

4 Dec

Millthorpe SK317764

 

 

 

Tony

01246411087

07778809997

Rosewood,

Moorhall, Barlow Grange, Crowhole Reservoir, Rumbling Street

Angel Inn, Holmesfield, where we have been before and where tables are bookable

5.75 miles

1-2

Easy going

 

DATE

MEETING POINT/GRID REF

LEADER AND TELEPHONE NO

ROUTE

LUNCH STOP

APPROX MILEAGE

GRADE

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION

18 Dec

 

 

Poolsbrook Country Park Car Park

 

 S43 3WL  GR. 435736

 

 

 

Sylvia and  Linda

01246 414847

Poolsbrook

Duckmanton

The Little Castle Duckmanton

5 miles

1

 

Flattish walk on tracks

and paths through fields and woodland

 

 

 

15 Jan

 

 

The Sands Car Park

Low Bradfield

GR 262920

 

 

Keith Bomford

Post Christmas walk round Damflask

Reservoir

Old Horns Inn

High Bradfield

(At the end of the walk)

4

1

Easy going paths

29 Jan

 

Abbeydale Rd South, far end Millhouses Park, Road Parking, small charge n carark

 

 

 

Pat Taylor

01142364448

07743316640

 

Millhouses Park, Beauchief, Ecclesall Woods

TBA

4/5

1

Easy paths, no steep hills, short section of road walking

12 Feb

 

 

Car Park

Upper Burbage

GR261830

 

 

Elaine 07889507397

Angela

07960508669

Stanage Edge

Norfolk Arms

At end of walk

 

 

5 ½

 

 

 

2

 

 

Quiet road walk at the beginning with magnificent views

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DATE

MEETING POINT/GRID REF

LEADER AND TELEPHONE NO

ROUTE

LUNCH STOP

APPROX MILEAGE

GRADE

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION

26 Feb

Commercial Street Tram Stop 1000am

Jenny Smith

07746568087

Txt only

Loxley  Valley

Damflask

Plough Inn

5

2

One steep hill

12 Mar

 

Waggon & Horses car park off A616 just after signpost for Strines and Derwentwater opposite Bank Side Café

 

Ken Ash

Around Langsett Reservoir

Bank Side Cafe

5 miles

1/2

Good paths on moors and around reservoir

 

26 Mar

 

 

Calton Lees Car Park

A6

169706

 

 

Diane 4185124

and Iris 2397347

Calton Cottages, Manners Wood

Rowsley

Grouse and Claret

Rowsley

5

2

Some gentle climbing.

Could be muddy in places

 

 

 

 

 

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