Saturday 23 September

Bennerley Viaduct “Skywalk”


Length & Grading: 3 miles, Moderate.


Come and learn some fascinating history of Bennerley Viaduct and enjoy magnificent views of the Erewash Valley on this guided walk. Discover and experience the magnificent monument to our industrial past and learn about the exciting plans to bring the viaduct back into use as a walking and cycling trail. This event will include walking across the deck of the viaduct 60 feet above the Erewash Valley. Access to the deck and descent from the deck is via steep banks. There will be a hand rope to help keep your balance (No stiles). Street parking close by or if you will be patronizing the Bridge Inn parking by kind courtesy of the landlord.


Starting Point: The Bridge Inn, Bridge Street, Cotmanhay, Ilkeston DE7 8RD. Grid Ref: SK 469 439.


Start Time: 10am. Finish: 12.30pm.


Booking: BOOKING ESSENTIAL direct with Sustrans call 0115 853 2948 or email kieran.lee@sustrans.org.uk


Free Parking
Accessible by bus
Dogs Allowed
Toilet en route
Bennerley Viaduct

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Dale Abbey & Locko


Length & Grading: 5.5 miles, Moderate.


Join Erewash Ramblers on a 5.5 mile walk over undulating countryside. Bring a packed lunch as we will stop for a half hour lunch. (5 stiles). Street parking in the village.


Starting Point: Dale Abbey near Carpenters Arms, DE74PP. Grid Ref: SK 436 389.


Start Time: 10.30am. Finish: 2pm.


Booking: Booking is recommended for all the walks and essential for some. You can just turn up if you prefer or have not made a reservation, but we cannot guarantee being able to take you if you do not book in advance.


Free Parking
Take a Packed Lunch
Dogs Allowed
Toilet en route
Children Welcome
Locko Park

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Call 01629 533991