This is a coach walk. All seats must be pre-booked. There will be four walks varying in distance from 5 to 12 miles.
All coaches pick-up at County Hall bus stop 9.15am and Maid Marian Way, outside Tesco at 9.30am.
Coach departs County Hall bus stop 9.15am and Maid Marian Way 9.30am
This is a circular walk
A WALK - Leader: Nicky Newberry - 12 miles approx.
Woods, Water, Wingerworth and (just for Sarah) Walton.
A 'just over' 12 mile walk (ending can be shortened if time is running short). There are several stiles on this walk which takes us across many streams including one with stepping stones, across farmland, through woodland and reveals some lovely countryside views. Hopefully we shall see some great autumn colours. Be prepared for mud especially if it has been raining recently
We have the opportunity to call in to the Barley Mow at Wingerworth after 7 miles, and before that may be able to make a quick coffee/convenience stop
B WALK - Leader: Richard Upton - 9.8 miles
Route: A619, Frith Hall, Westwick Lane, Ashgate, Woodnook Lane, Linacre Wood (toilet stop, possible lunch stop), Pratthall, Grange Lane, Rumbling Street, Grangwood Farm, Grange Hill, Wigley Hall Farm , (possible pub stop), Bagthorpe Lane, back to A619
Terrain: muddy in places bad at start and finish, some rolling hills, track, road walking, few stiles bad around Bluster Castle
Possible reduction in walk to 8 miles
C WALK - Teresaa - 7.5 miles
Route A619 lay-by, Ashgate, Ducksick Wood, Linacre Reservoirs,Copy Wood, Firth Hall, finish A619
Terrain: undulating, muddy in places, oossible pub pm
SHORT C - lin & Hilda - walk details on coach