Broxtowe Ramblers

Nottingham Area

Walks Programme as table

DateStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Wednesday, 13th December
10:15 am at Meet: Harrington Arms CP Sawley. B6540 Long Eaton to Sawley, pub on right on bend prior to river bridge
SK471313 / NG10 3AU
Waterways stroll (Father Christmas hat optional) working up an appetite for a meal, drink and singsong in the Harrington Arms pub at Sawley4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Wednesday, 13th December
10:15 am at Meet: The Plough at Farnsfield CPA614 turn right at White Post Farm for Farnsfield. Pub is on Main Street.
SK649565 / NG22 8EA
Gentle meander through Notts Countryside finishing with pub meal6mile / 9.7kmLeisurely
Leader
Reg Lemon
01773 714756
07804 098135
Wednesday, 20th December
10:15 am at Meet: Canalside, Meadow Rd, Beeston Rylands (by humpback bridge)At A6005 lights in Beeston turn into Station Rd, over railway bridge, down Meadow Rd to canalside
SK540356 / NG9 1NG
Beeston Canal, River Trent, Nature Reserve8.5mile / 13.7kmLeisurely
Leader
Heather Fortnum
07913514707
Wednesday, 3rd January
10:30 am at Brian Clough Statue on King Street Nottingham
SK572399 / NG1 2DP
Quiet urban paths and green open spaces.5mile / 8.1kmLeisurely
Leader
Mike Chamberlain
0115 9283563
07790 256193
Wednesday, 10th January
10:15 am at Meet: Broad Oak Pub Strelley VillageFrom Nuthall island take A6002 towards Stapleford, atlights turn right to Strelley
SK512418 / NG8 6PD
Villages and pleasant pathways in open country5mile / 8.1kmLeisurely
Leader
Ken Gorman
0115 9195920
07563 328635
Sunday, 14th January
10 am at Meet: Kimberley war memorial outside Sainsburys.Catch 09.30 Rainbow One from Nottingham Victoria bus station arriving Kimberley 09.57 or park in Kimberley centre
SK501446 / NG16 2NG
Follow the delights of Robin Hood Way from Kimberley to Hucknall enjoying green space around Nottingham. Please note this is a linear walk with tram and bus return to start.7mile / 11.3kmLeisurely
Leader
Susan Page
01159161970
07963 740172
Wednesday, 17th January
10:15 am at Meet: Elston Church, roadside parkingA46 towards Newark, turn right on Lodge Lane to Elston Village
SK759479 / NG23 5FU
Farmland tracks and riverways7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Trish and Keith
01159174461
07929452250
Sunday, 21st January
10 am at Meet: CP on Grantham canal near Mackley's Farm (past Owthorpe village).A52 east, turn right for Cotgrave, continue to Owthorpe, right turn after village to CP on left.
SK678324 / NG12 3GB
Enjoyable, flat countryside with canal and village interest.8.5mile / 13.7kmLeisurely
Leader
Colin Wood
07745729996
Wednesday, 24th January
10:15 am at Meet: Kings Head, Main St, Sutton BonningtonM1, J24 take A6 through Kegworth towards Loughborough, turn left on A 6006 through Zouch, turn left to Sutton Bonnington, pub on left
SK505250 / LE12 5PJ
Leicestershire around Sutton Bonnington4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Tony Bowman
01159726242
07767464153
Wednesday, 24th January
10:15 am at Meet: CP by canal on Cossall Rd between Cossall and Trowell.A609 Ilkeston Rd towards Trowell, turn right to Cossall (just after M1 bridge)
SK483411 / DE7 5BX
Canal towpaths, views of Bennerley Viaduct8mile / 12.9kmLeisurely
Leader
Heather Fortnum
07913514707
Sunday, 28th January
10 am at Meet: Toton Lane Park and Ride. Tram to Toton Lane or B6003 Toton turn from Bardills island A52
SK495358 / NG9 7JA
The delights of Broxtowe - local walk for winter8mile / 12.9kmLeisurely
Leader
Colin Portman
07523152214
Wednesday, 31st January
10:15 am at Meet: Carpenters Arms CP Dale AbbeyA6096 from Ilkeston going through Kirk Hallam, left turn to Dale Abbey
SK436389 / DE7 4PP
Parkland and open country paths5mile / 8.1kmLeisurely
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Wednesday, 7th February
10:15 am at Meet: Teversal visitor centre CP M1 J28, A38 towards Mansfield, left on B6027 to Huthwaite, ahead at T junction then left on Chesterfield Rd, then right on B6014 to Fackley turn left on Carnarvon St to CP
SK479613 / NG17 3HJ
Landscaped colliery land, good paths and wildlife4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Peter Mckay
07771978622
Wednesday, 7th February
10:15 am at Meet: Lay by on B600 near Greasley Church.B600 from Nuthall, through Watnall to Greasley
SK489472 / NG16 2AB
Undulating landscape, woods and water8mile / 12.9kmModerate
Leader
Peter Jackson
0115 9763228
07984 399570
Sunday, 11th February
10 am at Meet: Calton Lees CP £ on Chatsworth estate near garden centre. A6 then right near Rowsley on B6012, CP on left.
SK258684 / DE4 2NX
Parkland, riverside and woodland walking with steady ascents.8.5mile / 13.7kmModerate
Leader
Dinah Northall
01159286289
07765256687
Wednesday, 14th February
10:15 am at Meet: CP on High St MelbourneM1 J24, A453 passing EM Airport. At Isley Walton turn right into Melbourne, then left to High St.
SK385252 / DE73 8GG
Field paths, bridleways, country lanes and Cloud Trail6mile / 9.7kmLeisurely
Leader
Mike Chamberlain
0115 9283563
07790 256193
Wednesday, 21st February
10:15 am at Meet: Plough Inn CP in Hickling.A606 Melton Rd, after A46 take left to Hickling, at T junction turn left to pub
SK690294 / LE14 3AH
Steady initial climb but then relatively flat, grassy paths and farm tracks5mile / 8.1kmLeisurely
Leader
Tony Bowman
01159726242
07767464153
Wednesday, 21st February
10:15 am at Meet: Cromford Wharf CP £A6 to Cromford, at lights turn right up Mill Lane to CP on right
SK300570 / DE4 5JY
Popular Derbyshire area7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Ralph and Nora
01159289991
07773766891
Sunday, 25th February
10 am at Meet: CP and picnic area near Chesterfield Canal at BrimingtonM1 J29, A617, A61 in C'field, at roundabout take A619 to Brimington then B6050, right turn on Newbridge Lane to CP
SK393740 / S43 1LX
Something different, canals and countryside near Chesterfield.10mile / 16.1kmModerate
Leader
Martin Barker
0115 9277320
07860 875754
Wednesday, 28th February
10:15 am at Meet: Chilwell Retail ParkA6005 from Beeston towards Long Eaton, turn left to Retail Park
SK508342 / NG9 6DS
Waterways and nature - flat, easy walk4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Wednesday, 28th February
10:15 am at Meet: Old Station CP in Rowsley.A6 to Rowsley, left turn to CP at left hand bend of A6 just after B6012 to Chatsworth
SK258658 / DE4 2EL
Hills and dales8mile / 12.9kmModerate
Leader
Peter Jackson
0115 9763228
07984 399570
Wednesday, 7th March
10:15 am at Meet: Parkside entrance to Wollaton Park, please park considerately. A52 Priory Island, turn left on Wollaton Vale, first right onto Parkside. On NCT bus route.
SK523388 / NG8 2PP
Park and nature reserve. Bird watching, easy walk but could be muddy.5mile / 8.1kmLeisurely
Leader
Heather Fortnum
07913514707
Sunday, 11th March
10 am at Meet: Measham centre CPM1, A42 to J12 B4116 take right fork Ashby Rd then left turn to CP in Measham.
SK334120 / DE12 7LF
National Forest and undulating Leicestershire9mile / 14.5kmModerate
Leader
Colin Wood
07745729996
Wednesday, 14th March
10:15 am at Meet: CP at Newstead and Annesley country park.M1 J27 A608 then A611 North, turn right onto Annesley Cutting towards Newstead Village, prior to village bear left to the country park
SK521529 / NG15 0BS
Country park and woods5mile / 8.1kmLeisurely
Leader
Reg Lemon
01773 714756
07804 098135
Wednesday, 14th March
10:15 am at Meet: Roadside Parking in Back Lane in Cotes.A52 East, A60 towards Loughborough, at Cotes left turn on B676 Barrow Rd and quickly left into Back Lane
SK556207 / LE12 5TA
Cotes to Hoton, Prestwold Church and Hall, via Burton Bandalls8.5mile / 13.7kmModerate
Leader
Colin and Val
01159221477
07854762351
Sunday, 18th March
10:15 am at Meet: Staunton Harold garden centreA453 past airport, through Breedon, turn right just before Lount (B5870) after 50 yds turn into garden centre lane, CP in half a mile, follow brown anvil signs.
SK377208 / LE65 1RU
Forests, fields and old lime pits7.5mile / 12.1kmModerate
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Wednesday, 21st March
10:15 am at Meet: Horse and Groom in LinbyA611 to Hucknall then right on B6011 to Linby.
SK534510 / NG15 8AE
Abbey grounds and old coal transport route.3.5mile / 5.6kmLeisurely
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Wednesday, 28th March
10:15 am at Meet: Keyworth Village Hall CP on Selby Lane A52, A606 Melton Rd, turn right to Keyworth, left turn at church onto Selby Lane and CP
SK615309 / NG12 5AN
Good tracks and paths across grass and arable fields, stiles.8mile / 12.9kmModerate
Leader
Mike Chamberlain
0115 9283563
07790 256193
Wednesday, 4th April
10:15 am at Meet: Toton Lane Tram CP.A52 towards Derby, at Bardills Island turn left on Toton Lane or use tram to walk start.
SK497359 / NG9 7JA
Stapleford, Erewash canal, Toton sidings, railways and water5.5mile / 8.8kmLeisurely
Leader
Ken Gorman
0115 9195920
07563 328635
Sunday, 8th April
10 am at Meet: Wirksworth Market Place A6 to Cromford, turn left on B5036 uphill to Wirksworth.
SK286539 / DE4 4ZX
A favourite Derbyshire walk8.5mile / 13.7kmModerate
Leader
Colin Portman
07523152214
Wednesday, 11th April
10:15 am at Meet: Puss in Boots pub on the B5023 Wirksworth RdA6 from Derby, at Duffield turn left on Wirksworth Rd.
SK326440 / DE56 4AQ
Country paths near Derby5mile / 8.1kmLeisurely
Leader
Reg Lemon
01773 714756
07804 098135
Wednesday, 11th April
10:15 am at Meet: Roadside parking in centre of Lound.A614 A1 north passing Tuxford, turn right at Morton Hall on A620 Retford. Left turn on A638 after Babworth and right turn to Sutton cum Lound and Lound
SK692860 / DN22 8RL
Canal, nature reserve and tracks in North Nottinghamshire7.5mile / 12.1kmModerate
Leader
Trish and Keith
01159174461
07929452250
Wednesday, 18th April
10:15 am at Meet: Picnic area near cricket ground and Square and Compass pub on B5057 Darley DaleA6 through Matlock, at Darley Dale turn left on B5057 towards Wensley and Darley bridge
SK269623 / DE4 2JY
Darley bridge and lakes at Ladygrove7mile / 11.3kmModerate
Leader
Ralph and Nora
01159289991
07773766891
Wednesday, 18th April
10:30 am at Meet: Wilford Village Tram stop on Clifton line, don't forget your bus passes
SK568378 / NG11 7AB
River scenes and other mysteries4.5mile / 7.2kmLeisurely
Leader
John Stroud
01159298458
07775937605
Saturday, 21st April
10:15 am at Meet: Harrington Arms CP in ThulstonA6005 Long Eaton to Borrowash, left on B5010 to Thulston, pub on right
SK409319 / DE72 3FG
Castle (with tearoom) Lake and gardens, good paths, no mud.3.5mile / 5.6kmLeisurely
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Sunday, 22nd April
10 am at Meet: Ticknall village hall CPA50 Stoke, take A514 towards Melbourne turning right for Ticknall, right at Wheel pub to CP
SK352240 / DE73 7JW
Pretty villages and NT estate farmland10mile / 16.1kmModerate
Leader
Martin Barker
0115 9277320
07860 875754
Wednesday, 25th April
10:15 am at Meet: Toby Carvery CP on A612 in Colwick.Pub is on left after Colwick Racecourse
SK606400 / NG3 7FX
Parkland, lakes and country paths4mile / 6.4kmLeisurely
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Wednesday, 25th April
10:15 am at Meet: Robin Hood CP (National Trust)M1 J29 A617 to Chesterfield, then A619 towards Chatsworth. CP is on the right about 9 miles out of Chesterfield
SK280722 /
Chatsworth estate plus adjacent moorland8.3mile / 13.4kmModerate
Leader
Richard Coupland
01159257720
07835189279
Sunday, 29th April
10 am at Meet: Free CP near the Old Dog in ThorpeA52 Ashbourne, A515 towards Buxton, left to Thorpe
SK163504 / DE6 2AT
An energetic circuit above Dovedale including several steep ascents8mile / 12.9kmModerate
Leader
Dinah Northall
01159286289
07765256687

 

Tuesday, December 12, 2017