Here is a list of our walks:

Walks start at 10.30am (unless otherwise stated)

April 20th 2021

7 miles

Strelley. Meet  roadside Main Street by Strelley Hall, Strelley, Moderate walk round Strelley, Cossall, Kimberley area. Picnic lunch.  
Map 260 SK505422 ( NG8 6PE).
Leader Martyn. Email nallmartyn@gmail.com to book a place.  
Limited to 20 walkers + leader.

May 11th 2021 
7.5 miles

Woodborough. FULLY BOOKED. Meet Woodborough Village Hall Car Park.  Walk description A Pleasant walk on good quality tracks and field paths taking in Lowdham Church and Epperstone village. Picnic lunch. Map 260 SK SK631475  (NG14 6DX). Leader Alan. Email alanwilson999@gmail.com to book a place. Limited to 12 walkers + leader.

May 18th 2021 
8 miles

Elston. Meet Church on Top Street in Elston. Small car park next to Church but roadside parking if  full. The walk goes through the villages of Syerston and East Stoke, including the Battle of East Stoke history trail. There is one stile and there are some good views over Trent Vale and along the river. Picnic lunch. Maps 260 or 271 SK758 479 (NG23 5NP).
Leaders Maggie and Kathryn. Telephone Maggie on 01636 525359  to book a place.  
Limited to 12 walkers + 2 leaders.

June 1st 2021 
8 miles

Brinsley Headstocks. Meet  Brinsley Headstocks car park. Route Old railway line; Underwood; Bagthorpe;  Selston; Plain Spot Lane; Gin Farm;  River Erewash. Old slag heap to the Headstocks car park undulating,  muddy if it has rained recently. Picnic lunch. Map 260, SK 464485 (NG16 5AF). Leader: Paul. Send an email to  wagstaff445@btinternet.com to book a place. Limited to 20 walkers.
 
Cropwell Bishop. Meet Canal Car Park, Nottingham Road, Cropwell Bishop. An easy, gentle walk using mainly field paths, with short stretches of the Grantham Canal.  A few stiles and possibly some mud after wet weather.  From Cropwell Bishop we will head towards Cropwell Butler, then on to Colston Bassett, passing the ruins of St Mary’s Church, before returning to Cropwell Bishop.  Picnic lunch. Map 260 SK 678 355 ( NG12 3BA). Leader: Karen. Booking details to follow.
Limited to 12 walkers. 

FULLY BOOKED

June 15th 2021 
8.5 miles

Cropwell Bishop. Meet Canal Car Park, Nottingham Road, Cropwell Bishop. Easy gentle walk mainly field paths, with short stretches of Grantham Canal.  A few stiles, possible mud after rain.  Cropwell Bishop to Cropwell Butler, then Colston Bassett, passing ruins of St Mary’s Church, then back to Cropwell Bishop Picnic lunch. Map 260 SK 678 355 ( NG12 3BA). Leader: Karen. Send an email to karenlewis0909@gmail.com to book a place.  Limited to 12 walkers + leader.

June 29th 2021 
8.5 miles

Stapleford. Meet at corner of Oakfield Road and Mill Road. Street parking or there is the frequent i4 bus from Friar Lane (takes about 26 minutes). Alight Chequers and then a 10 minute walk to the start of the walk. The walk starts at Stapleford and goes via Stanton by Dale and the Nutbrook Trail. It is fairly flat with few stiles. Picnic lunch. Map 260 SK 488 376 (NG9 8GD). Leader Rosemary. Email rosemary.futcher@virginmedia.com to book a place. Limited to 12 walkers + leaders.
Sherwood Forest. 

Meet car park East Lane Edwinstowe. A generally easy undulating walk encompassing the village of Edwinstowe, Sherwood Forest and the River Maun. Coffee only.

Map 270, SK 627 667 (NG21 9RP).

Leader Brenda. Booking details and limit to follow.  

July 13th 2021    
5.0 miles

Sherwood Forest. Meet car park East Lane Edwinstowe. A generally easy undulating walk encompassing the village of Edwinstowe, Sherwood Forest and the River Maun. Coffee only.  Map 270, SK 627 667 (NG21 9RP). Leader Brenda. Send email to brendawells567@btinternet.com to book a place. Limited to 12 walkers + leader(s).

July 27th 2021    
7.5 miles

Keyworth, Widmerpool & Roehoe Brook. Meet Keyworth Village Hall car park (free) on Elm Avenue, off Selby Lane near the Parish Church. Keyworth, Widmerpool, Roehoe Brook, Stanton on the Wolds incorporating a newly retrieved path not on any maps yet.  Bring a packed lunch. Map 246 & 260.  SK615308 (NG12 5AN). Leader Adriana; Send an email to  adrianafallon@btinternet.com to book a place. Limited to 20 walkers + leader.

 

Aug 10th 2021    
8 miles

Shardlow. Meet at Wilne Lane car park, Shardlow. A figure of eight walk based around Shardlow including canals and the River Trent. Some minor road walking. Picnic Lunch.

Map 260/245, SK445 304 (DE72 2HA).

Leaders. Tanya and Lynne. Send an email to tanya_jones59@hotmail.com to book a place. 

Limited to 12 walkers + 2 leaders.

Aug 17th 2021    
6 miles

Epperstone. Meet at Old Epperstone Road, Lowdham. An undulating walk with lovely views over Trent Valley. Picnic Lunch. Map 260. SK 654 477 (NG14 7DG).

Leader Kate. Phone 0115 974 3760 to book a place.

Limited to 20 walkers + leader.

Aug 24th 2021 

8.5 miles

Ab Kettleby. Meet at Ab Kettleby School, Wartnaby Road, Ab Kettleby. Parking on road. Undulating walk to Saxelby (coffee), Grimston (lunch), Wartnaby and back to Ab Kettleby.  Picnic lunch.
Map 246 SK 721 320 (LE14 3JJ).
Leader Sue. Tel. 01664 444761 / 07870 676998 to book a place.

Sept 7th 2021    
8 miles

The Pilgrim Fathers Walk – Retford. Meet at New Street car park, Retford, charges, pay by RingGo. www.bassetlaw.gov.uk/transport-streets-parking/parking-information/car-parks-in-retford/new-street-visitor-dn22-6ea/. To mark the 400th anniversary of the sailing of the Mayflower to America, a walk from Retford calling in at Babworth where we hope there will be access to the church & info on the pilgrims from that area. Fairly level with one climb. Map 270 SK 707 809,  (DN22 6EA). Picnic lunch.  Leader: Angela. Email angeladobie@rocketmail.com to book a place. Limited to 12 walkers.

Sept 21st 2021    
8.5 miles

Holme Pierrepont and Cotgrave Country Park. Meet at Skylarks Nature Reserve main entrance on Adbolton Lane, small car park at the main entrance south of road and layby on north side. Walk includes Skylarks Nature Reserve, Hacket’s Lakes then disused railway track to Cotgrave Country Park.  Back via Stragglethorpe and across fields to Holme Lane, past Holme Pierrepont Hall and back to car park. Picnic lunch. Map 260 SK 615 389 (NG12 2LU) Leader Al.  
Email alnmo9@btinternet.com to book a place. Limited to 12 walkers plus leader.