Sunday 22 September

In the Footsteps of the Pentrich Rebels of 1817: (Ambergate)


Length & Grading: 6 miles, Moderate.


This walk follows in the footsteps of the rebels in 1817, passing places where the Rising was planned and where rebels visited on the march to Nottingham. As usual we will be telling stories about the Pentrich Revolution and its aftermath. The walk is hilly in places though, moderate overall passing through pleasant farmland in the beautiful Amber Valley. (10+ stiles).


Starting Point: Ambergate Rail Station Car Park DE56 2EN. Grid Ref: SK 349 516.


Start Time: 10.30am. Finish: 3pm.


Booking: Booking is recommended for all the walks and essential for some. We cannot guarantee being able to take you if you do not book in advance.


Parking Fee
Toilet en route
Children Welcome
Dogs Allowed
Take a Packed Lunch
Accessible by train

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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. Experience the magnificent monument to our industrial past and learn about the exciting plans to bring the viaduct back in 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).


Starting Point: Ilkeston Town Football Ground, Car Park, New Manor Ground, Awsworth Road, Ilkeston DE7 8JF. Grid Ref: SK 469 431. Parking courtesy of Ilkeston Town Football Club.


Start Time: 11am. Finish: 1.30pm.


Booking: BOOKING ESSENTIAL call 01629 533991.


Free Parking
Accessible by bus
Children Welcome
Dogs Allowed
Bennerley Viaduct

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"What's left in Langley Mill?"


Length & Grading: 2 miles, Easy.


Join Heanor and District Local History Society for a guided walk through Langley Mill to see what remains of it's past. (No stiles).


Starting Point: Langley Mill Canal Basin, next door to Great Northern Public House, Derby Road, Langley Mill NG16 4AA. Grid Ref: SK 454 471.


Start Time: 2pm. Finish: 4pm.


Booking: Booking is recommended for all the walks and essential for some. We cannot guarantee being able to take you if you do not book in advance.


Free Parking
Accessible by bus
Accessible by train
Dogs Allowed
Langley Mill Canal

Book Now
Call 01629 533991