Here is a list of our walks:

Walks start at 10.30am (unless otherwise stated)

 

05 October 2021 

7 miles

Bilsthorpe and Eakring. Meet Forest Link car park, Bilsthorpe. A circular walk from Bilsthorpe via the village of Eakring, with some hills and good views. Please take a picnic lunch.  

Map 270 SK649 601 (NG22 8UD)

Leader: Maggie 01636 525359

19 October 2021 

8 miles

Plungar, Stathern and Harby. Meet Plungar Bridge - roadside parking. Level towpath and minor roads with 5 stiles, via Plungar, Stathern and Harby with 3 churches plus hilltop views. Please take a picnic lunch.  

Map 260 SK766344 (NG13 0JL)

Leader: Betty 0115 9225793 

02 November 2021

7 miles

Ironville. Meet Codnor Park Reservoir Car Park, Coach Road, Codnor Park. The walk initially heads west along the Cromford Canal; no steep hills but there are some surprisingly good views to the north on the return leg. Map 269 SK 433 516 (NG16 5PX)

Leader: Geoff F. Tel. 07751 443911.

16 November 2021

7 miles

Kirkby Dumbles. Meet at Portland Park Visitors centre car park (free) off Lindley’s Lane. Trentbarton Three from Nottingham. Portland Park across railway line to Kirkby Dumbles and Pinxton Lane, back via Kirkby Cross.  One steep descent and steady climb up.  Good views if clear, can be muddy in places. Please take a picnic lunch.  

Map 269 SK501549 (NG17 9AL). 

Leader: Paul W 0115 982 1022

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. 

30 November 2021

7.5 miles

Gunthorpe. Meet at Gunthorpe Lock Car Park, Trentside, Gunthorpe. A flat walk, initially along the River Trent, that takes in Hoveringham, Caythorpe and Gunthorpe.

Map 260,  SK 685 437 (NG14 7FB).

Leaders: Tanya(Tel. 07838 605140) and Lynne.

14 December 2021

8.0 miles

Teversal Trails. Meet at the Teversal Visitors Centre. A pleasant walk using disused railway tracks and footpaths via Upper Pleasley and Rowthorne with lunch at Ault Hucknall. Please take a picnic lunch. 

Map 269, SK 479 613 (NG17 3HJ).

Leader: Derek. Tel: 0115 933 4482.

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.  

04 January 2022

8.5 miles

Tilton on the Hill. Meet Marefield Lane, Tilton on the Hill. A scenic, undulating walk in the Leicestershire countryside from Tilton on the Hill towards Newbold and on to Twyford, before returning via Lowesby Park.  Mainly farm tracks and field paths with a number of stiles

Map 233, SK 743 057 (LE7 9LJ)

Leader: Karen 0115 989 9242 / 07881 722165.

11 January 2022

8 miles

Keyworth, Wysall and Widmerpool. Meet Keyworth Village Hall car park (free) on Elm Avenue, off Selby Lane near the Parish Church. Trentbarton the keyworth from Nottingham every 15 min. Keyworth, Wysall, Widmerpool, Lings Lane and back to Keyworth. Partly along the Notts Wolds Way. Bring a packed lunch.

Maps 246 & 260. SK615308 (NG12 5AN).

Leader: Adriana 07889 791910.

25 January 2022

8.0 miles

Gotham and West Leake. Meet Village Pump, The Square, Gotham by Church. Street parking. NCT 1 from Nottingham every 20 min. Over Gotham Hill then West Leake Hills to/from West Leake. Tracks and some footpaths. One slightly steep descent. Trent & Soar valley views.

Maps 260 and 246, SK 536 301 (NG11 0LH).

Leader Andrew. Tel. 07732 658631.  

08 February 2022

8.0 miles

Gedling Country Park. Meet at Gedling Country Park. NCT 46 or 47 from Parliament Street. Burton Joyce and Lambley.

Map 260, SK614445., (NG3 5TA).

Leader Martyn. Tel. 0115 952 0371.  

22 February 2022

8.5 miles 

East Bridgford.  Meet at Main Street car park.  Trentbarton rushcliffe villager hourly from Nottingham. Through village, across fields to Kneeton then down steep rough track to Trent meadows. Up to cliff top then down to Trent and back. 

Map 260 SK 694 429 (NG13 8PA).

Leader: Al. Email alnmo9@btinternet.com .

08 March 2022

8.5 miles

Calverton and Oxton. Park on road in Gravelly Hollow. Go right to the end to park. NB the only access to Gravelly Hollow is from B6386 (Calverton to Oxton Road). There is no access from A614. Walk from Gravelly Hollow and includes Oxton. Woodland and fields, hilly in places. Very few stiles. Map 270 SK 588507 (NG14 6NU).

Leader: Rosemary. Tel. 0115 845 1886.  

24 March 2022

7 miles

Awsworth. Meet near Newtons Lane at The Gardeners Inn, Awsworth Ln, Awsworth. Street parking. A relatively easy walk along the Nottingham canal and visiting the village of Cossall.

Map 260. SK 481 435 (NG16 2RZ).

Leader Brenda. Tel. 07729 301498.