Broxtowe Ramblers

Nottingham Area

Walks Programme as table

DateStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Wednesday, 21st February
10:15am 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 / 8.1km
Leisurely
Leader
Tony Bowman
01159726242
07767464153
Wednesday, 21st February
10:15am 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 / 11.3km
Moderate
Leader
Ralph and Nora
01159289991
07773766891
Sunday, 25th February
10am at Meet: near Chesterfield Canal near BrimingtonM1 J29, A617, A61 in C'field, at roundabout take A619 to Brimington then left turn towards Chesterfield canal and park by canal.
SK417746 / S43 2PB
Something different, canals and countryside near Chesterfield.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Leader
Martin Barker
0115 9277320
07860 875754
Wednesday, 28th February
10:15am at Meet: Chilwell Retail ParkA6005 from Beeston towards Long Eaton, turn left to Retail Park
SK508342 / NG9 6DS
Waterways and nature - flat, easy walk4mile / 6.4km
Leisurely
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Wednesday, 28th February
10:15am 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 / 12.9km
Moderate
Leader
Peter Jackson
0115 9763228
07984 399570
Wednesday, 7th March
10:15am 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 / 8.1km
Leisurely
Leader
Heather Fortnum
07913514707
Sunday, 11th March
10am 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 / 14.5km
Moderate
Leader
Colin Wood
07745729996
Wednesday, 14th March
10:15am 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 / 8.1km
Leisurely
Leader
Reg Lemon
01773 714756
07804 098135
Wednesday, 14th March
10:15am 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 / 13.7km
Moderate
Leader
Colin and Val
01159221477
07854762351
Sunday, 18th March
10:15am 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 / 12.1km
Moderate
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Wednesday, 21st March
10:15am 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 / 5.6km
Leisurely
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Wednesday, 28th March
10:15am 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 / 12.9km
Moderate
Leader
Mike Chamberlain
0115 9283563
07790 256193
Wednesday, 4th April
10:15am 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 / 8.8km
Leisurely
Leader
Ken Gorman
0115 9195920
07563 328635
Sunday, 8th April
10am at Meet: Wirksworth Market Place A6 to Cromford, turn left on B5036 uphill to Wirksworth.
SK286539 / DE4 4ZX
A favourite Derbyshire walk8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
Leader
Colin Portman
07523152214
Wednesday, 11th April
10:15am 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 / 8.1km
Leisurely
Leader
Reg Lemon
01773 714756
07804 098135
Wednesday, 11th April
10:15am 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 / 12.1km
Moderate
Leader
Trish and Keith
01159174461
07929452250
Wednesday, 18th April
10:15am 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 / 11.3km
Moderate
Leader
Ralph and Nora
01159289991
07773766891
Wednesday, 18th April
10:30am at Meet: Wilford Village Tram stop on Clifton line, don't forget your bus passes
SK568378 / NG11 7AB
River scenes and other mysteries4.5mile / 7.2km
Leisurely
Leader
John Stroud
01159298458
07775937605
Saturday, 21st April
10:15am 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 / 5.6km
Leisurely
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Sunday, 22nd April
10am 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 / 16.1km
Moderate
Leader
Martin Barker
0115 9277320
07860 875754
Wednesday, 25th April
10:15am at Meet: Toby Carvery CP on A612 in Colwick.Pub is on left after Colwick Racecourse
SK606400 / NG3 7FX
Parkland, lakes and country paths4mile / 6.4km
Leisurely
Leader
Brian Stroud
0115 9254066
07963 048017
Wednesday, 25th April
10:15am 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 / 13.4km
Moderate
Leader
Richard Coupland
01159257720
07835189279
Sunday, 29th April
10am 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 / 12.9km
Moderate
Leader
Dinah Northall
01159286289
07765256687

 

Tuesday, February 20, 2018