DOGS MUST BE ON LEADS AT ALL TIME UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED BY THE WALK LEADER
WEDNESDAY 9th AUGUST - Chatsworth Park, Circular
MEET: Sheffield Interchange at 9.10 to catch the 9.30 no 218 bus to Baslow where the walk will start at 10.10.
ROUTE: Hunting Tower, Beeley Moor, Beeley Farm, Chatsworth
DISTANCE: 7 1/2 miles.
TERRAIN: Good tracks, paths and grassy fields.
LEADER: Chris Hewitt (07730472606). Please contact Chris if you wish to join this walk, Chris will be away from 31st July to 4th August so send an email or, if phoning, try to catch her before she goes or during the 5th/6th weekend, 0114 2366685, email@example.com
THURSDAY 24th AUGUST- CALVER CIRCULAR.
MEET: Sheffield Interchange 9.00 to catch the 9.25 no 65 bus to Calver Crossroads where the walk will start at 10.10.
ROUTE: Calver, over Bank Wood North and South, down to Bubnell Bridge near Baslow and back to Calver
DISTANCE: 7 miles.
TERRAIN: One short steep ascent above Calver Village, then on good tracks with one section of quiet country road.
LEADER: Mike Jackson and Paul Goodlad who will meet the group at Calver Crossroads.
Please NOTE; Everyone planning to take part needs to confirm this with John, as we have to ensure that we have sufficient car transport at the end of the walk for those travelling by bus, as the return bus will be from Baslow, where there is a regular half-hour service..
SUNDAY 27th AUGUST - Ecclesfield Via Urban Greenspaces to City Centre.
MEET: Poundland Arundel Gate at 9.15 to catch the 9.29 no 88 bus to Ecclesfield where the walk will start at 10.10.
ROUTE: Ecclesfield Park (opposite Morrisons), Butterthwaite, Harley Brook and Sheffield Lane Dikes, Parson Cross Park, Longley Park, Northern General Hospital, Parkwood Springs, Kelham Island, Sheffield City Centre.
DISTANCE: 7 1/2 miles.
TERRAIN: Good paths and tracks.
LEADER: Steve Hughes and Chris Whittakker (07896075143 on the day only). Please contact John if you wish to join this walk.
TUESDAY 5th SEPTEMBER - Loxley Valley Circular
MEET: Poundland High Street 9.45 to catch the 10.21 no 61 bus to the Admiral Rodney Loxley where the walk will start at 10.45.
ROUTE: Loxley Valley, Dungworth, Storrs, returning back to the start.
DISTANCE: 4 1/2 miles.
TERRAIN: Mostly easy going tracks no stiles with one ascent.
LEADER: David (07554143262 on the day) and Norman 0114 2686339 if you wish to go on this walk. Car Drivers can park on Rodney Hill next to the Admiral Rodney. Please contact Norman if you wish to join this walk (0114 26886339).
Would any of our Guides be interested in taking the Youth Group on some walks during their summer break from school? If so please contact Joanne Arden on 0114 2722757.
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MAIN WALKS CONTACTS: Christine Hewitt (Chair) - 0114 2366685 firstname.lastname@example.org and John Bater (Walks Organiser) - 0114 233 4080 or 07816089059
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