Bakewell, Derbyshire Sunday 23rd August 2015

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leader: Rowland Nock   Distance: approx. 12.0 miles We initially head off west going past Bakewell’s beautiful All Saints Church and then the grounds of Anselm’s preparatory school, heading down to the River Wye and on to the lovely Ashford in the Water. We then gradually ascend to the iconic Monsal Head for lunch to take in …

Bakewell, Derbyshire Sunday 10th July 2011

Today’s Walks Moderate Leader: Jackie Gudgeon   Distance: 9 miles From Uppermill we follow the Huddersfield Narrows Canal for about a mile to reach the Brownhills Visitor Centre where there are toilets. We then climb by lane, track and moorland to reach the Pots & Pans War Memorial, giving us panoramic views of the surrounding hills and valleys. We then …

Bakewell, Peak District Sunday 28th June 2009

Today’s Walks Strenuous Leader: Julie & Mark Gibbons   Distance: 11 miles We leave Bakewell and head for Edensor village, crossing the River Wye and the golf course, followed by a steep climb through Manners Wood and then a long but gentle trek across Carlton Pastures. A view of Chatsworth House and the expansive estate greets us as we approach …