Saturday, 26 May 2018
Start time: 9:30
(Estimated finish time: 0:00)
Strenuous 16 miles / 25.8 km
Smeekley Wood, Fanshaw Gate, Totley Moor, Longshaw, Padley Gorge, Froggat Edge, Curbar Edge, Baslow Edge.
This beautiful, densely wooded valley along Burbage Brook is in stark contrast to the dark moorland of the Peak District that surrounds it. To discover this gem, you can join a circular walk - but at 16 miles, and including rugged Derbyshire edges and moorland, it’s one for the energetic.
Shillito Wood car park, Fox Lane
Grid reference: SK295749
Nearest postcode: S18 7WG
Start time: 09:30
This is a circular walk
Strenuous walk, at a faster pace
Part of the Ramblers' 'hidden gems' festival
A Group that does what it says - organises in excess of 350 walks per annum accessible to people in the Chesterfield and North East Derbyshire area.
From short to long, car to bus, easy to strenuous, linear or circular, joint walks with Sight ...
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.