Here is a list of our walks:

Walks start at 10.30am (unless otherwise stated)

Mar 24th 2020
8.5 miles

Carlton Scroop. Meet at Church of St Nicholas, Carlton Scroop. Please fill cars as parking is limited. A scenic walk taking in Ancaster and the valley with lovely views over Lincolnshire. Some hills. Map 247/272, SK 948 450 (NG32 3AX). Leader Bernard. Tel. 0115 937 4486.

Apr. 7th 2020
7.0 miles

Grimston. Meet Grimston Green opposite Black Horse pub (closed Jan 2020). The walk takes in Wartnaby and Saxelby returning to Grimston. Paths and some field walking. A few stiles. Map 246, SK 684 219, (3 Main Street, Grimston LE14 3BZ). Leader Sue. Tel. 01664 444761 / 07870 676998.

Apr. 21st 2020
8.0 miles

Mansfield Woodhouse. Meet 10:40 Station Car Park, The Sidings. Trains every 30 minutes from Nottingham, takes 40 minutes. Undulating walk via R. Meden & Pleasley Park, a few stiles. Map 269, SK 534 632 (NG19 7FE). Leader Andrew. Tel. 07732 658631.

Apr. 28th 2020
5.0 miles

Woodborough - followed by the AGM. Meet at top of Four Bells car park, Roe Lane. NCT 46/47, every 30 min from Parliament St., takes 30 min, alight church. A short walk in the area, followed by AGM at Institute. Tea/coffee provided. Please bring food. Map 260, SK 631 478 (NG14 6BW). Leader Alan. Tel. 07989 627942.

May 5th 2020
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. Map 260/245, SK445 304 (DE72 2HA). Leaders Tanya (Tel. 07838 605140) and Lynne.

May 12th 2020

5.0 miles

Croxton Kerrial. A short circular walk starting at the lay-by in Croxton Kerrial, on the A607. A pleasant undulating walk to the village of Branston, returning via Croxton Park. Coffee stop only. Map 260, SK833 290 (NG32 1QR). Leader Kevin W 0115 9847585.

May 19th 2020
8.0 miles

West Leake Hills & Gotham Hill. Meet at Gotham Church. On-street parking round the village. NCT 1. A hilly walk but with good paths, with views over the south Nottinghamshire countryside. Take a packed lunch. Map 260/246 SK 536 301 (NG11 0HW). Leader Paul B. Tel 07949 919190.

June 2nd 2020
7.5 miles

Welbeck. Meet Notcutts Dukeries Garden Centre, Welbeck, Worksop. A walk round the Welbeck and Cresswell Crags area. Map 269. SK 548 741 (S80 3LW). Leader Martyn Tel 07749 848111.

June 16th 2020
8.5 miles

Collingham, Besthorpe and South Scarle. Meet at (free) car park by Co-op, behind Medical Centre, High Street, Collingham. Easy, flat walking through and between villages. Map 271. SK 832 617 (NG23 7LB). Leader Maggie. Tel. 01636 525359 / 07758 419696.

June 23rd 2020
6.0 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 0115 974 3760.

June 30th 2020
8 miles

The Pilgrim Fathers Walk – Retford. Meet at New Street car park, Retford, charges, pay by RingGo. To download the app and for car park details go to: 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 and information on the pilgrims from that area. Fairly level with one climb. Map 270 SK 707 809  (DN22 6EA). Leader: Angela: 07973 142929

July 14th 2020
8.5 miles

Stapleford. Meet at corner of Oakfield Road and Mill Road. There is street parking or there is the i4 bus which leaves Friar Lane every 7-8 minutes and takes about 26 minutes. Alight Chequers, there is 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. Map 260 SK 488 376 (NG9 8GD). Leader Rosemary. Tel. 0115 8451886.

July 21st 2020
5.0 miles

Cotgrave - canal & country park. Meet at The Cross, Cotgrave opposite Post Office. Bus ‘The Cotgrave’ from Market Sq. every 20 min  to PO. Across fields to canal, along canal to Country Park. Through park to start point. If a pleasant day lunch towards end of walk in country park. There is also Grannies café near the starting point. Map 260 SK 645 354 (NG12 3HS). Leader Anne T. 0115 989 4097 / 07763 245 756.

July 28th 2020
8.0 miles

Old Dalby. Meet at Paradise Lane, Old Dalby. Limited roadside parking please car share. An undulating walk with lovely views over the Leicestershire countryside. Picnic lunch. Map 246 SK 675 237 (LE14 3NH). Leader Kate 0115 974 3760.

Aug 11th 2020   
7.0 miles

Shirebrook. Meet 10:10 Nottingham railway Station for the 10:27 Worksop train, to buy group save tickets. Route Shirebrook; William Wood Lane; Boon Hills Wood; Upper Langwith; Scarcliffe Park to Whaley Thorns Station. (Hourly to Nottingham). Map 260/269 SK 574392 (NG2 3AQ).  
Leader Paul W 0115 9821022.

Aug 18th 2020
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 07729 301498.

Aug 25th 2020
8.5 miles

Keyworth. Meet car park on Elm Avenue, off Selby Lane near the parish church. The Keyworth bus from Nottingham Crown Court (stop C11) runs every 15 minutes and takes about half an hour. Alight in The Square. The car park is on the far side of the church. A wander in the Notts Wolds. This walk includes the villages of Keyworth, Stanton on the Wolds and Widmerpool on tracks, field paths and road, utilising parts of our very own Notts Wolds Way. Take a packed lunch. Map 246 & 260, SK 615 308 (NG12 5AN). Leader Alan. Tel. 07989 627942.

Sept 8th 2020
8.0 miles 

Tilton on the Hill. Meet Marefield Lane, Tilton on the Hill, A scenic, undulating walk from Tilton on the Hill to Marefield and Twyford, returning via Lowesby Park.  Mainly farm tracks and field paths with a number of stiles. Map 233, SK 743 057 (LE7 9LJ). Leader Karen. 07881 722165 / 0115 9899242.

Sept 15th 2020
5.5 miles 

Shelford. Meet Shelford Village Hall. V1 Villager (to Bingham) from Crown Courts at 9.15 and Central Avenue, West Bridgford at 9.22. Leave Shelford at 1.40 or 2.40. An easy walk along Trent Valley Way with steps down to the Weir for the more adventurous. Return across fields with views over Trent valley. Coffee stop only. Map 260 SK 662 423 (NG12 1EN). Leader Al. Tel. 0115 933 3520.

Sept 22nd 2020
7.0 miles 

Strelley. Meet Broad Oak carpark. Walkers MUST park on the left in the first part of the car park, not the far end. NCT turquoise line 77, frequent buses e.g. 9:41 from Lower Parliament Street (near Victoria shopping centre). Alight "The Rose" stop but there will be a 12 minute walk from there to the Broad Oak. An easy walk including the attractive Notts villages of Strelley and Cossall. Map 260 SK 510 418 (NG8 6PD). Leader: Ian 07738 733190.
Our winter programme will be published in September 2020
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