Local Walks In Derbyshire
Looking for a walk in your local area? You’ll find details of our forthcoming walks on this page as well as a link to the last 12 months' programme so you can see what you've missed!
Non-members are welcome to ’try us out’ on a couple of day walks before deciding to join, but we ask you to check with the leader first. Click on the leader’s name to send an email. Where no email address is given use the contact form and we will put you in touch.
You can see the programme for the last 12 months by clicking on the link below, or use the menu on the left to see what else we have to offer:
Where a walk involves public transport it is advisable to check the train or bus times beforehand. A packed lunch will be needed unless stated otherwise.
|Wednesday 10 July||HATHERSAGE||Leader: Alison|
|A 3.5 mile walk taking in Offerton Hall, High Low and Leadmill Bridge. Meet at the main car park opposite the Poolside Cafe at 19.30.|
|Wednesday 17 July||CASTLETON||Leader: Paul|
|Meet at Castleton village car park for a 19:30 start. A 5 mile easy walk around the Castleton area.|
|Saturday 20 July||MINNINGLOW - WHITE PEAK||Leader: Paul|
|New event. A 14 mile moderate walk going via the high pastures of the White Peak to the ancient burial ground and viewpoint of Minninglow Hill. Returning along the High Peak Trail, and Limestone Way. Meet 10:15 for a 10:30 start at Winster Village car park, SK246606.|
|Saturday 27 July||LOW BRADFIELD||Leader: Alison|
|A 10 mile easy to moderate walk via reservoirs and moorland, calling in at the ‘Our Cow Molly’ ice cream parlour by popular demand. Tea shop at the end. Starting point will be in Low Bradfield next to the cricket ground, across the road from the Postcard Cafe. On road parking, or in small car park behind the cricket ground. Start time 10.30.|
|Saturday 10 August||COMBS MOSS - BUXTON||Leader: Paul|
|A 13 mile moderate walk. A circuit of Combs Moss going via White Hill and Combs Edge, returning via Black Edge and Corbar Hill. Meet 10:15 for a 10:30 start at the Goyts Valley car park off Goyts Lane SK024752.|
|Wednesday 14 August||CASTLETON||Leader: Gerry|
|Meet 6.15pm for 6.30pm start in the main car park Castleton. Walk via Hollins Cross, Mam Tor, Treak cliff, Speedwell cavern and back into Castleton. 4-5 miles. Pub at the end.|
|Saturday 31 August||WHITE TO DARK PEAK WAY PART 2||Leader: Barbara|
|Date changed - was 15th June. A linear walk from Grindleford to Hope Station via Grindleford. 13.2 miles 1800ft of ascent. Meet outside Grindleford station at 10.15 for a 10.30 start.|
There are a couple of transport options for this stage of the walk. If you would prefer to have your car at the end of the walk: Park at Hope station car park to catch the 09.38 train, which arrives in Grindleford at 09.49, leaving plenty of time for a coffee and/or bacon butty at the cafe. If you would prefer a later start and use the train at the end of the walk: Park at Grindleford station in the morning and catch the train back from Hope at the end of the walk. Trains leave Hope station hourly at 38 mins past the hour. Last train leaves Hope around 11pm. The ticket price is £4.20 (or £2.80 if you have a railcard).
|Saturday 14 September||TEGG'S NOSE||Leader: Sonia|
|Walking from Tegg's Nose pay & display car park (SK11 0AP, GR950735). Route covers Macclesfield Forest, Wildboarclough and Langley. Tegg's Nose Tearoom afterwards. Meet 10.15 for a 10.30 start. Approx. 10-12 miles moderate.|
|Saturday 5 October||BAKEWELL, CHATSWORTH PARK AND THE RIVER WYE||Leader: Barbara|
|10 miles, 1200 ft. of ascent. Meet at 10.15 for a 10.30 prompt start at the free car park, Old Station Close, Rowsley. GR: SK 25835 65876. What3Words: apple.positive.strumming. See www.what3words.com|
|Saturday 19 October||HOPE||Leader: Alison|
|A 10 mile moderate walk via Lose Hill, Hollins Cross, Edale, Nether Booth, Jaggers Clough. Tea shop at the end. Starting point – car park in Hope, Start time 10.30.|