Saturday, 7 August 2021
Start time: 9:30
(Estimated finish time: 15:00)
Moderate 11.5 miles / 18.5 km
Sam is leading a 11.5 mile Moderate walk.
A register will be taken for the purposes of NHS Test and Trace.
Stating in the village of Ellastone heading across fields towards Wootton Lodge via the weir then up and into Bamfords private estate, up to the Deer Park where you can see for miles, through JCB quarry then scooting around the Weaver Hiils heading towards Wootton village where we come across Simon Mandy’s studio of daring sculptures then on to the family run business of the ice cream shop which is delicious...you can also buy a coffee too. Please bring lunch with you as we will stop art a suitable place.
Please arrive at 9:15 for a 9:30 start.
Google Map Link below for Start Location.
Due to COVID-19, we all need to take extra steps to stay safe. Please follow all safety advice given by the walk leader, including the latest guidelines on physical distancing. For more information about COVID-19 and Ramblers group walks, please see our guidance for walkers on the coronavirus pages of the Ramblers website.
Booking your place
If you would like to join this walk, please book a place by clicking Attend/Join on our Meetup event.
This walk is limited to a maximum of 30 attendees.2
Parish Hall, Church Lane, Ellastone, DE6 2HB there is a £1 donation, please can you park as close as you can as others also use the car park.
Grid reference: SK123422
Nearest postcode: DE6 2ED
Start time: 09:30
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.