Sunday 10 September

Walking the Ecclesbourne Way


Length & Grading: 11 miles, Strenuous.


Opened officially in July 2017, this linear route follows the course of the railway and river from Duffield to Wirksworth, passing through the villages of Turnditch, Windley, Idridgehay and Ashley Hay. (Over 20 stiles). We will return catching the heritage train from Wirkworth at 4pm. Fare payable approx £7 per adult, £6.50 concession. Dogs are free on the train and are welcome but must be on a lead during the walk as there will be livestock around in several fields. Children are welcome but please be aware of the distance and terrain of this walk. The route can be halved by catching the heritage railway at Idridgehay station, where we will be having a lunch stop.


Starting Point: Chapel Street, Duffield. (On A6 by river, bus stop and telephone booth). DE56 4EQ. Grid Ref: SK 346 435.


Start Time: 9.30am. Finish: 4.30pm.


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
Parking Fee
Accessible by bus
Take a Packed Lunch
Dogs Allowed
Children Welcome
Accessible by train
Rainbow

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Ilkeston, Shipley & Mapperley


Length & Grading: 8 miles, Moderate.


Join Long Eaton Rambling Club for a circular walk from Ilkeston to Mapperley travelling through Shipley Country Park. There will be stops at a café/pub for you to purchase refreshment or bring a packed lunch with you. (5 stiles). Children are welcome but please be aware of the distance and terrain of this walk.


Starting Point: Drummond Road Car Park, Ilkeston DE7 5HA. Grid Ref: SK 461 421.


Start Time: 10am. Finish: 3pm.


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
Accessible by bus
Dogs Allowed
Children Welcome
Take a Packed Lunch
Shipley Park

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A Walk in the Clouds


Length & Grading: 2 miles, Moderate.


Join Marion Bryce, wildlife expert, on a 2 mile circular walk around Stoney Clouds Local Nature Reserve to discover the nature in your local area. St Giles Church will be open for viewing to discover more about the local history. (1-5 stiles).


Starting Point: St Giles Church Car Park, Church Drive, Sandiacre NG10 5EL. Grid Ref: SK 478 372.


Start Time: 10am. Finish: 12pm.


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
No Dogs Allowed
Children Welcome
Accessible by bus
Fly Agaric

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