Saturday, 7 July 2018
Start time: 9:30
(Estimated finish time: 17:00)
Strenuous 14 miles / 22.5 km
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
Matlock Bath train station (station yard car park).
Grid reference: SK297584
Nearest postcode: DE4 3NS
Start time: 09:30
This is a circular walk
Please bring a packed lunch.
Parking at station car park is currently £5.50 for the day. Alternatively, there is a train from Nottingham to Matlock Bath at 08:20 hrs. Day Return is £9.80 – save 1/3rd with group ticket (3-9 adults). No further discounts. Please contact the Walk Leader if you plan to travel by train – the group saver ticket can then be arranged if 3 or more are travelling.
Surroundings: Village, Open country, Hill
Facilities: Refreshments, Toilet, Parking
Designation: Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, National Scenic Area, Heritage Coast
Give us a try!
This is one of hundreds of Ramblers group walks for all ages and abilities every week - all led by our experienced walk leaders.
You’re welcome to join us on any of our walks to see if the Ramblers is for you. Then, once you’ve enjoyed the views, fun, exhilaration and good company, it’s just a case of becoming a member.
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.