C Walk – Castleton

Castleton/Hope Circular (avoiding the really big hills!). Approximately 7.5 miles long with 700ft of ascent. Meet: Outside Castleton Visitor Centre, Buxton Road, Castleton S33 8WN (toilets available) at 10.00 for 10.15 start Directions from Marple: Head along the A6 towards Buxton and then take the Chapel-en-le-Frith/Blackbrook/Rushup/Edale/Castleton exit. Turn immediately left onto the Sheffield/Rushup Edge Road […]

B Walk – Stanton Moor

We meet in Rowsley, parking at the recreation ground car park by kind permission. As you come into Rowsley, turn right (if coming from Bakewell) directly opposite the Peacock Hotel. Pass the primary school on your left and the car park for Caudwell's Mill on the right, go over a bridge and follow the road […]

A Walk – Hathersage (Change from Programme)

Start: Hathersage train station approach S32 1DT, SK 232 810 10 30 Start. Route : Baulk Lane, Green's House, Dennis Knoll , Stanage Edge ,Burbage Rocks , (lower path), Padley Gorge, riverside. Below average ascent. 11.5 miles. 

D Walk – Ladybower (Change to programme)

Thursdays walk will be a 5.5 reasonably easy meander around the Derwent arm of Ladybower reservoir.  On good tracks, quiet woodland paths, no stiles.  Starting at 10.30 am Parking at Derwent Overlook CP . P.code S33 0AQ Mileage 24m each way Travel time approx 45 mins DIRECTIONS From Marple Bridge follow the Glossop Road A626 […]

B Walk – Kinder

This walk has been transferred from 5th June. 9 miles, moderate

D Walk – Jacksons Brickworks

Walk leaves from Jackson’s Brick Yard car park. 9.45 for 10.00 start Using paths not normally  walked, no hills, no mud (if forecast is right).  Just under 5 miles. From the Rising Sun pub in Hazel Grove, take the A6. towards High Lane,  pass 1st set of traffic lights & some large nets (which I […]

C Walk – Leadmill Bridge and Eyam

A varied, circular walk around the Eyam and Offerton Moors that are situated to the south of Hathersage. After some open moorland with very good views over the Derwent valley we will finish with a pleasant stroll along the banks of the river. Total distance is around 7.3 miles. The walk will start at Leadmill […]

B Walk – Barber Booth (Change to Programme)

A change from the programme. I will be leading a walk next week starting from Barber Booth at 10am. It is 9 miles including an easy ascent of Kinder. Directions. Turn left before the Mam Tor car park signed Edale. At the bottom of the hill turn left . Pass under viaduct and park on […]

E Walk – Brabyns CP

Check with E Group Organiser for meeting time and location. 3 miles, Easy

B Walk – Greenfield (Change from programme)

We will meet at the large layby at Greenfield near The Royal George pub but please do not park at the pub. The layby is at the crossroads of the A635 and B6175. OL1 SD 984037 You can get there either from Ashton or from Stalybridge  Start time is 10.15am 9.5 miles, moderate

D Walk – Hague Bar

The walk starts from Hague Bar car park, leaving at 10.30am. A short climb onto the canal and on to Furness Vale returning via The Torrs at New Mills. Back along the river to the car park. A familiar but pleasant walk! Distance approximately 5 miles with one stile. Directions: From Marple along the B6101 […]