Amber Valley and Erewash Walking Festival | Saturday 15 September

Production/Organiser: Autumn Footprints
Venue: Shipley Country Park Visitor Centre
Slack Lane,
Heanor
Derbyshire
DE75 7GX
Date(s): Sat, 15th Sep 2018
Time: 0:00
Ticket Price: FREE OF CHARGE (Parking Charges May Apply)
Concessions:
Tel: 01629 533991 - Booking essential
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Saturday 15 September

Launch and Guided Walk
Length & Grading: 3 miles, Easy.

Come to the launch of this excellent Walking Festival with 42 walks in 16 days. There is a guided walk after the launch which starts at 10.30am outside the Visitor Centre. This 3 mile circular walk will include snippets of history and wildlife of the park. (1-5 stiles).

Starting Point: Shipley Country Park Visitor Centre, Slack Lane, Heanor DE75 7GX. Grid Ref: SK 431 452.

Start Time: 10am launch, 10.30am walk. Finish: 1pm.

Booking: Booking is recommended for all the walks and essential for some. We cannot guarantee being able to take you if you do not book in advance.

Parking Fee
Accessible by bus
Children Welcome
Toilet en route
Dogs Allowed
Shipley Visitor Centre

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Call 01629 533991

Nordic Walking Taster Session
Length & Grading: 1 mile, Easy.

Find out how Nordic Walking turns a walk into a workout and burns 20% more calories than ordinary walking. During this session you’ll get the chance to learn the original technique from one of the UK’s most experienced instructors.

Starting Point: Shipley Country Park Visitor Centre, Slack Lane, Heanor DE75 7GX. Grid Ref: SK 431 452. Meet in the first car park as you enter the park.

Start Time: 11.30am. Finish: 12.30pm.

Booking: BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Call Catherine on 07940 575758, just tell her your height and she will provide the walking poles. (No stiles).

Parking Fee
Accessible by bus
Toilet en route
No Dogs Allowed
Nordic Walk

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Call 07940 575758

Awesome Autumn!
Length & Grading: 1 mile, Easy.

Available everyday of the Festival! A self-led activity with an autumn theme for children. There’s a range of nature activity sheets available to choose from to do on your visit whilst exploring Shipley Country Park – just ask at the visitor centre and take your pick!

Starting Point: Shipley Country Park Visitor Centre, Slack Lane, Heanor DE75 7GX. Grid Ref: SK 431 452.

Start Time: 11am. Finish: 3pm.

Booking: Booking is recommended for all the walks and essential for some. We cannot guarantee being able to take you if you do not book in advance.

Parking Fee
Accessible by bus
Toilet en route
Dogs Allowed
Wheelchair Accessible
Pushchair Access
Children Welcome
Water Tower Shipley Park

Book Now
Call 01629 533991

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