Sunday, 24 June 2018 (Group: Rushcliffe)
Start time 10:30
8.5 miles / 13.7 km
(Estimated finish time: 15:15)
Undulating walk towards and around Scalford following footpaths near old railway lines north of Melton Mowbray. Lots of gates and stiles but no steep hills. Some stiles are wired so only suitable for small agile dogs.
Friday, 29 June 2018 (Group: Rushcliffe)
Start time 18:30
4 miles / 6.4 km
(Estimated finish time: 20:45)
From Hollygate Car Park we will walk to the lake and up and over to ridgeback to canal lock. Then, if weather is good, we will walk up the hill past Leaky Hollow back to the cars.
Sunday, 1 July 2018 (Group: Rushcliffe)
7.5 miles / 12.1 km
(Estimated finish time: 14:45)
Starting outside The Plough Inn at Hickling, we will walk up the Hickling Standard Hill for half a mile. Good views if a clear day. Then on to Kinoulton across open fields (there are about 6 stiles), then we drop down to Vimy Ridge and back along the Grantham Canal to Hickling.
Saturday, 7 July 2018 (Group: Rushcliffe)
Start time 9:30
14 miles / 22.5 km
(Estimated finish time: 17:00)
You will earn your fish and chips on this walk! We start with a steep climb up the Heights of Abraham, walk to Bonsall, Grangemill, Wensley, Oaker and Matlock. The sting in the tail comes as we climb High Tor to return to Matlock Bath where we can stop for fish and chips. Please bring a packed lunch
Thursday, 12 July 2018 (Group: Rushcliffe)
Start time 10:15
6 miles / 9.7 km
(Estimated finish time: 13:15)
The walk starts and finishes at the Blue Bell Inn, Hoby, near Syston, and follows paths and fields along the valley of the River Wreake before reaching fine views over the surrounding countryside on the higher ridge between Rearsby and Brooksby. The walking is easy and there are about two stiles and lots of easy gates on the field boundaries. Paths are likely to be muddy after heavy rain
Sunday, 15 July 2018 (Group: Rushcliffe)
9 miles / 14.5 km
(Estimated finish time: 15:30)
A walk through historic villages over rolling Derbyshire countryside encompassing views of the remains of Wingfield Manor
Sunday, 22 July 2018 (Group: Rushcliffe)
Starting from the Visitor Centre car park we walk through Shipley Park and then on to Mapperley Village returning through open countryside to the Visitor Centre (café/toilets available). Mainly on tracks and undulating field paths with a small amount of road walking.
Sunday, 29 July 2018 (Group: Rushcliffe)
Start time 10:00
10 miles / 16.1 km
(Estimated finish time: 16:00)
The easiest ascent of Kinder Scout – takes in Ollerbrook Booth, Jaggers Clough and Ringing Roger, descending back to Edale. Fine views.
Start time 11:00
6 miles / 9.7 km
(Estimated finish time: 14:15)
Pleasant walk, mainly fields and tracks, quite a few stiles and some short upward inclines. Some fields with horses. There will be one longer “Drink and snack” stop halfway through the walk at Mugginton church. Benches available.
Wednesday, 1 August 2018 (Group: Rushcliffe)
5.5 miles / 8.8 km
(Estimated finish time: 13:30)
Join us for an easy morning walk from Hoton, using woodland paths and then mostly field edge paths. We will walk along the Hoton Ridge towards Stanford on Soar and then return following the King's Brook. There is one incline at the end of the walk, but no stiles.