Sunday 4th July: SHELDON-GREAT SHACKLOW WOODS-DEEP DALE-MONYASH – CALES DALE
9 miles – Meet at 10:30am outside the Cock and Pullet in Sheldon – Post Code DE45 1QS – Free roadside parking – Bring a packed lunch – Break for light refreshments at Monyash – Walk Leader Peter.
Sunday 11th July : Eyam -Stoke Ford – Abney Moor-Great Hucklow- Foolow
9.5 miles – Meet at 10:15am at the free car park in Eyam opposite the museum – Picnic lunch – No pub on route until Great Hucklow – May or may not stop ! – Walk leader Jean
Thursday 15th July : Cotgrave Country Park and Grantham Canal (Evening Extra)
An evening walk into Cotgrave Country Park and a stroll along the Grantham Canal – 5 ½miles – mostly flat – Start at 6pm from Shepherd’s Stragglethorpe park & ride – NG12 2JZ – The pub has large outdoor and indoor areas and serves meals (carvery, pizzas, etc.) up to 8.30pm.
Sunday 18th July : Longshaw – Lady Canning Plantation – Redmires Reservior – Stanage Edge *****WALK CANCELLED DUE TO HOT WEATHER*****
10 miles -Start at 10:15am from the main car park of the Longshaw Estate – Grid Ref. SK 266 800 – Directions: Off the A625 near the Fox House Inn – Car park is pay and display but free to NT members – Picnic Lunch – Walk leader Jean – THIS WALK HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE HEATWAVE
Tuesday 20th July : Lowdham – Thurgarton (Footloose Extra)
8 miles – Start at 10:30am from St Mary’s Church, Lowdham, which is situated down a quiet lane surrounded by trees and separated from the village by the A6097 bypass – Directions: Near the bottom of Spring Lane and a fairly hidden left turn, signed to the church. – There is ample parking – There are no major ascents – Picnic lunch – Tea and cakes afterwards at Timmermans garden Centre – Walk leader Julia.
Saturday 24th July : Hulland Ward – Bradley – Madge Hill – Atlow Church – Biggin
Long route -11½ miles – 420m ascent – Start at 11:30am from the car park at the Black Horse PH on the A517 at Hulland Ward – Picnic Lunch – Meal afterwards (6pm) at the Black Horse – Pre-ordering required – Walk leader Paul G.
Short route – 7½ miles – 260m ascent – Omits Madge Hill – Start time and last 3 ½ miles same as long route – A paper map will be provided but some careful navigation will be required – Picnic Lunch – Après walk meal as above.