Tuesday, 29 May 2018
Meeting time: 9:30
Start time: 9:50
Leisurely 6 miles / 9.7 km
Delightful 5.5 mile stroll round Cop Mere, one of Staffordshire’s largest natural bodies of water and a SSSI, gives nature lovers a chance to discover gems galore.
The banks of Cop Mere and Jacksons Coppice will reveal hidden delights for the avid birdwatcher, including greater crested grebes, woodpeckers and sparrowhawks, while Jackson’s Marsh (Staffordshire’s answer to the Everglades) might reward walkers with sightings a rich variety of plants, including southern marsh orchids and bogbean.
M.D. Swimming centre
Grid reference: SJ676340
Nearest postcode: TF9 1JT
Meeting time: 09:30
Copmere, Star Inn
Grid reference: SJ801294
Nearest postcode: ST21 6HH
Start time: 09:50
This is a circular walk
Please advise leader if going straight to the Starting Point
Meeting point Market Drayton Swimming Baths CP (Phoenix Bank)
Days Sundays and Tuesdays
Length and difficulty: Sundays 11km/7 miles to 22km/14 miles, graded leisurely to strenuous. Tuesdays 8km/5 miles to 10km /6miles, graded leisurely to ...
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Do make sure you're fit enough and have the right footwear and clothing for the walk you want to do, though. You can contact the group or leader if in doubt.