Amber Valley and Erewash Walking Festival | Thursday 20 September

Production/Organiser: Autumn Footprints
Venue: Shipley Country Park Visitor Centre
Slack Lane,
Heanor
Derbyshire
DE75 7GX
Date(s): Thu, 20th Sep 2018
Time: 0:00
Ticket Price: FREE OF CHARGE (Parking Charges May Apply)
Concessions:
Tel: 01629 533991 - Booking essential
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Thursday 20 September

Holbrook, Horsley & Castle Walk
Length & Grading: 6 miles, Moderate.

This circular walk will proceed along “The Cally” a historic route above the Derwent Valley to the “Coffin Trail” and then to Horsley Castle, returning via Horsley village. Plenty of history and splendid views. Prior to the walk the Spotted Calf Cafe will be open for refreshments. At the end both the Spotted Calf Cafe and the Spotted Cow Inn will be available for food and drinks. (6-10 stiles). Limited free parking at Spotted Cow by kind permission of Landlord or road parking.

Starting Point: Spotted Cow Inn, 12 Town Street, Holbrook DE56 0TA. Grid Ref: SK 365 449.

Start Time: 10am. Finish: 1.30pm.

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.

Free Parking
Accessible by bus
Dogs Allowed
Toilet en route
Children Welcome
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Book Now
Call 01629 533991

Brackley Gate, Woodside and Smalley Common
Length & Grading: 6 miles, Moderate.

Join Erewash Ramblers on a 6 mile walk over the undulating countryside with some gentle climbs with fine views. Bring a packed lunch as we will stop for a half hour lunch. (10 stiles).

Starting Point: Derby bound layby off A608 Near Morley Hayes Golf Club DE7 6DG. Grid Ref: SK 397 423.

Start Time: 10.30am. Finish: 2.15pm.

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.

Free Parking
Accessible by bus
Take a Packed Lunch
Dogs Allowed
Children Welcome
Brackley Gate

Book Now
Call 01629 533991

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

Join Rachel to find out how Nordic Walking can turn your walk into a workout. With this first technique lesson, you can discover the many health benefits of Nordic Walking, including increased calorie burn, improved posture and walking gait, reduced neck and shoulder tension to name a few. (No stiles).

Starting Point: Rutland Sports Park, West End Drive, Ilkeston DE7 5GH. Grid Ref: SK 459 416. Meet in reception.

Start Time: 12pm. Finish: 1pm.

Booking: BOOKING ESSENTIAL call Rachel on 07508 841364, just tell her your height and she will provide the walking poles.

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

Book Now
Call 07508 841364

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