Derwentwater

Walking Diary 2014

DATE WALK DISTANCE ASCENT TIME TAKEN GROUP
Sunday, 21st December Leeds Liverpool Canal, Burscough, Mere Sands Wood, Leeds Liverpool Canal 14 mls 200 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 17th December Ashton Park, Millennium Link, Lancaster Canal and Haslam Park 4 mls 170 ft 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Wednesday, 10th December Countess Hey, Daisy Barn, Holwood, Withinreap Farm and Ferrari’s Restaurant 5 mls 240 ft 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 7th December Snowshill Lane, Wyresdale Park, Sands Bottom, Potter’s Hill, Grizedale Reervoir Grizedale, Higher Lane, Tithebarn Lane, return to The Priory 5 miles 300 ft 3 hrs Easy
Sunday, 7th December Riley Green, Hoghton tower, Hoghton bottoms, Feniscowles, Oak Royal golf course, Leeds Liverpool canal 7 mls 900 ft 4 hours Twos and Fours
Sunday, 30th November Nanny Lane, Wansfell (Baystones), Wansfell Pike, Stock Ghyll Force, Ambleside, Galava Roman Fort (ruins), Borrans Park, Waterhead Pier, Jenkin Crag, Robin Lane 9.2 mls 2,450 ft 5.25 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 26th November Johnsons Hillock, Denham Hill, Lower Simpson Fold and Wheelton 5 mls 620 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 23rd November Darwen Tower, Turton & Entwhistle Reservoir, Turton Hieghts 14.5 mls 1,000 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Saturday, 22nd November Two local MPs, Mark Menzies and Paul Maynard join a few of our members on a walk from Lytham to North Blackpool 12.1 mls - 6 hrs Mixed
Wednesday, 19th November High Moor, Harrock Hill, Dwerry House and Sparrow Hill 5.1 mls 430 ft 3.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 16th November Spring Wood, Whalley Nab, Dean Clough reservoir, Cliffe (Great Harwood), Cock wood, Read Hall , Read Old Bridge 8.4 mls 1,077 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 9th November Bowderdale, Cautley Spout, Cautley Crag, Calders, The Calf, Hazelgill Knott, West Fell 14 mls 2,500 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 9th November Pinhaw Beacon, Little Pinhaw,Elslack Moor, Standrise Plantation, Elslack Hall. 8 mls 1,110 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 5th November Fields Farm, Radcliffe Hall, Cold Coates and Hall Trees Farm 4.5 mls 420 ft 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 2nd November Easedale Tarn, Codale Tarn, Tarn Crag, Greathead Crag, Stythwaite Steps, Far Easedale 9 mls 2,100 ft 6.25 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 2nd November Thursden Valley, Pennine Bridleway, Extwistle Moor, Tom Groove, Lad Law (517m), Little Chair Stones, Bronte Way, Will Moor. 7.5 mls 1,500 ft 4.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 29th October Ribchester Bridge, Salesbury Hall and “Calving Live” event 5.5 mls 400 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Wednesday, 22nd October Top o’ th’ Lane, Lower Simpson Fold, Higher Wheelton, Windy Harbour, Brinscall Hall Farm, Brinscall, Cross Fields, Ollerton Fold, Marsh Lane Farm. 7.5 mls 750 ft 4.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 19th October Longdendale Trail, Pennine Way, Laddow Rocks, Black Hill, Woodhead Dam 12.5 mls 2,420 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 19th October Cow and Calf rocks, The 12 Apostles stone circle, Ilkley Moor summit, Thimble Stones, Swastika stone, White Wells Roman Bath house 9 mls 1,600 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 19th October Canal, A606,– River Derwent gorge, Hoghton Bottoms, bridle path to riverside walk (Witton Weavers’ Way) back through village, long incline to level crossing, round walls of Hoghton estate, Green Lane Farm, A6061 and back to start along A675. 4.5 mls 240 ft 3 hrs Easy
Wednesday, 15th October Parsonage Farm, Butcher Fold, Hothersall Hall and Roman Bath House 5.3 mls 400 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 12th October Hallow Bank, Cocklaw Fell, Green Quarter ell, Skeggles Water Dyke, Kentmere Tarn 9 mls 1,400 ft 6 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 8th October River Brock, Waddecar Scout Activity Centre, Beacon Fell and Whitechapel 7.8 mls 750 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 5th October Over Kellet and Nether Kellet 7 mls 600 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 5th October Applethwiate, Thornthwaite Forest, Old Mill tea rooms (none bought), Watches and Barkbeth below Broad End, Cumbria Way and Skiddaw House YHA 14 mls 3,000 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 1st October Chingle Hall, New Chingle Hall, Haighton Green Lane, Well, Fernyhalgh Bridge, Haighton House, Londonderry Bridge, Dingle Wood, Haighton Green Lane, Whittingham Hall 5.3 mls Little 3.25 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 28th September Buckden, Rakes Wood, Buckden Pike, Polish War Memorial, Starbotton 9 mls 1,715 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 24th September Lower Kem Mill, Walled Garden, Cuerden Hall, Black Banks Wood 5.5 mls 650 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 21st September Thirlmere, Harrop Tarn, Ullscarf, High Raise, Calf Crag, Steel Fell 13 mls 3,300 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
19th - 29th September Join Pat as she realises her long-held ambition 1,305 mls - 10 days Individual
Sunday, 14th September Valley of Desolation, Simon’s Seat, Barden Bridge and The Strid. 9 mls 1,400 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 14th September Hardcastle Crags, Walshaw Dean reservoirs, Top Withins, Oxenhope Stoop Hill, Leeshaw reservoir with return via Stairs lane. 14 mls 3,000 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 10th September The Lancaster Canal north of Galgate through Deep Cut, the picturesque Stodday Valley and the Lancashire Coastal Path 5.9 mls 300 ft 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 7th September Raven Crag, Castle Crag, Walla Crag, Bleaberry Fell, High Seat, High Tove, Armboth Fell 14.5 mls 3,630 ft 8 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, August 31st High Sweden Bridge 5 mls 1,100 ft 4.75 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 31st August Bare House, Kelber, Capplestone Gate, Conistone Turf Road, Highgate Leys Lane, Conistone Pie, Conistone 13 mls 2,000 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 24th August Valley of the Beggars  (Lothersdale) via Pinhaw Beacon 9.4 mls 1,620 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 24th August Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike, High Crag, Dollywaggon Pike, Grisedale Tarn, Raise Beck 10 mls 3,300 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 20th August Woodplumpton & Catforth 5.6 mls 160 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 17th August Thievely Pike & Cliviger Gorge 9 mls 1,520 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 10th August Kinder Low, Kinder Downfall 9.8 mls 2,500 ft 5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 13th August Samlesbury Bottoms & Houghton Bottoms 4.6 mls 675 ft 2.5 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 10th August Frank's Bridge, Lockthwaite, Tailbridge Hill, Nateby Common, Wind Shelter, Nine Standards Rigg (665m), Farday Gill, Hartley 10 mls 1,600 ft 5.75 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 3rd August Woodhouse, Howgill, Skyreholme, Middle Skyreholme, Trollers Gill, Gill Heads, Kail Lane (track) 9 mls 1,145 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 27th July Fleetwith Pike, Grey Knotts, Brandreth, Green Gable, Great Gable, Haystacks 10 mls 4,200 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 16th July Osbaldeston Hall, riverbank and jungle 5.57 mls 500 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday,13th July Scales abandoned Quaker settlement, Grisedale Common and The Highway and Hell Gill 14 mls 2,100 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 13th July Thwaite Lane, Robin Proctors Scar, Norber erratics, Long Scar, Sulber gate, Beggars stile, Austwick village 9.5 mls 1,200 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 9th July Gorple Road, Pennine Bridle Way, Gorple Stones, Burnley Way, Extwistle Moor, Swinden Bridge, Roggerland, Extwistle Hall, Hurst Well 8.75 mls 1,400 ft 4.75 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 9th July Lancaster canal and several farms 5.6 mls 500 ft 3 hrs Leisurely

Sunday, 6th July

Walk 1

Walk 2

Coach Trip to Church Stretton:

Walk 1: Flanks of Helmeth Hill, Caer Caradoc, Old Cardington Road, Robin's Tump

Walk 2: The Long Mynd, Pole Bank Topograph & Trig Point

 

6.5 mls

10.3 mls

 

1,500 ft

1,550 ft

 

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5.5 hrs

Mixed groups
Wednesday, 2nd July Ashton on Ribble 5.5 mls 200 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday 29th June Dowthwaitehead, Birkett Fell, Hart Side, Stybarrow Dodd, Watson's Dodd, Great Dodd, Clough Head 12 mls 3,000 ft 5.5 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 22nd June Source of River Ribble 5 mls 500 ft 2 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 22nd June Newby, Crina Bottom, Ingleborough, Little Ingleborough, Gaping Gill, Long Scar, Norber Erratics, Thwaite Lane 13 mls 2,700 ft 7.5 hrs Strenuous
Sunday 15th June Ogden Reservoir, Windy Hill, White Hill and Linsgreave Head, and the series of Reservoirs, Readycon Dean, Piethorne, & Kitcliffe back to Ogden. 9.5 mls 1,040 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 11th June Far Brown Hill, Simpshey Hill, White Hall, Lowcocks, Moor Lsne (track), Sour Dock Hill, Tagglesmire 7.5 mls 930 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 8th June Garnett Bridge, Tenter Howe, Bridge End, Low House, Bannisdale Bridge, Rosil Bridge, Selside 10 mls 800 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 8th June Stickle Tarn, Easedale Tarn, Greenup Edge, High Raise, Thunacar Knott, Langdale Combe, Mickleden Valley 12.5 mls 4,100 ft 8 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 1st June Sett Valley Trail, Wethercotes, Laneside Farm, Rowarth, Cown Edge, Matley moor, Lantern Pike, Lower Cliff 8.6 mls 1,200 ft 4.75 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 28th May Milnthorpe Sands, Haverback, Beetham Fell, Fairy Steps and Beetham 5.7 mls 350 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 25th May Stainforth, Winskill Stones, Jubilee Cave, Attermire Scar, Pennine Bridleway / Way to Mallam Tarn, Knowe Fell, Catrigg Force 16 mls 2,500 ft 6.75 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 21st May Canalside Craft Centre, Galgate 5 mls 320 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 18th May Staveley 8 mls 1,600 ft   Moderate
Wednesday, 14th May Swallow Mire, Hagg Wood, Cow Head Wood, Pattison How, Simp[son Ground Reservoir, Ravens Barrow and Cartmel Fell 8.5 mls 1,200 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 7th May Lady Hamilton's Well, All Saints Church at Barnacre and Greenhalgh Castle (ruin) 5.2 mls 389 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 4th May Ski Rossendale, Top of Slate, Goodshaw Hill, Love Clough, Goodshaw Fold, Kippax Mill, Gin Clough, Carr Bank Farm, Cribden End Farm 9 mls 1,600 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 30th April Edgworth Village, Turton & Entwistle Resrvoir, Wayoh Reservoir 5.4 mls 450 ft 2.75 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 27th April Kentmere 10.5 mls 1,500 ft   Moderate
Sunday, 27th April Great Cockup , Meal Fell, Great Sca Fell x2, Knott, High Pike, Lowthwaite Fell, Longlands Fell 13.5 mls 3,000 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 23rd April Knowley, White Coppice, Angkezarke Reservoir and Healey Nab 5.5 mls 550 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 20th April Hameldon Scouts, Peel Park and Monument, Huncoat, Leeds & Liverpool Canal 9 mls 1,300 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 20th April Troutbeck Tongue, Threshthwaite Mouth, Thornthwaite Crag 12 mls 3,000 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 16th April Ribchester 5 mls     Leisurely
Sunday, 13th April Silver Howe, Upper Easedale, Sergeant Man, High Raise, Greenup Edge, Calf Crag, Gibson Knott, Helm Crag, 13 mls 3,200 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 9th April Hackensall Hall, Curwens Hill, Preesall, Little Tongues 5.5 mls 140 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 6th April Seat Sandal, Grisedale Tarn, Raise Beck, Dunmail Raise 6 mls 2,200 ft 4 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 30th March Rossett Pike, Martcrag Moor, Pike o' Stickle, Harrison Stickle, Pavey Ark and Stickle Tarn 10.5 mls 3,600 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
30th March to 4th April Scottish Walking Holiday - - - -
Wednesday, 26th March Ribble Way and Stonyhurst College 5.4 mls 350 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Wednesday, 19th March Guys Farm, Street Bridge, Salisbury Farm, Sykes Farn and Clifton's 4.9 mls 480 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 16th March Frank's Bridge, Nine Standards Rigg 14.5 mls 2,500 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 16th March Hurstwood, Pennine Bridleway, Gorple Stones, Clough Head, Gorple Upper Reservoir, Ram's Clough, Cant Clough Reservoir 8.3 mls 1,600 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 12th March Cliffe, Whalley Banks, Miles Hill, Sunny Bank and Dean Clough Reservoir 5.25 mls 770 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday 9th March The Aiggin Stone, Blackstone Edge, Pennine Way, Readycon Reservoir, Piethorn Reservoir 12.5 mls 2,500 ft 6 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 9th March Pennine Way, White Holme Reservoir, Cloven Stone, Langfield Common 9.2 mls 300 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 2nd March
Towneley Hall, Hameldon Hill, Great Hameldon Hill, Love Clough, Crown Point, Dyneley Farm, Towneley Hall.
14.5 mls 2,100 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 2nd March
High Moor, Harrock Hill, Parbold, Appley Bridge and Fairy Glen
8.25 mls 800 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 26th February
Whalley Nab, Whalley Village, Spring Wood and Read Park
5 mls 800 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Wednesday, 26th February
White Syke, Cock Hill, Neyna Hall, Foulridge Wharf, Dauber’s Bridge, Ambwell, Kelbrook Lodge, Copy House, Jerusalem Farm, Shaw Gate, Flass, Alma Inn, Hartley including short stretches of the Pendle Way and Winewall Circular.
7.8 mls 1,000 ft 4.5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 23rd February
Tarkington's Plantation, Yarnside, Tom Barn, Cranberry Moss, Higher Aushaw, Aushaw Moss, Naze End, Wayoh Farm, Wayoh Reservoir and Railway Viaduct
9 mls 1,200 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 19th February
Penwortham & Preston (Avenham & Miller Park)
5.25 mls 400 ft 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 16th February
Ribble Way, Lodge Farm, Sugar Loaf Hill, Attermire Scar, Victoria Cave, Catrigg Foss, Stainforth Foss, Feizor, Giggleswick Scar
14. 5 mls 2,300 ft 7 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 16th February
Preston, Penwortham & Howick
8.25 mls 500 ft 5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 12th February
Abbey Village to Tockholes Plantation
5mls 500 ft   Moderate
Wednesday, 5th February
Shortened/prizewinning football/riverbank walk
3 mls 300 ft 2 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 2nd February
Hurst Green, Stonyhurst College, Kemple End, Longridge Fell summit, Greengore, Dean brook Wood
9.1 mls 1,100 ft 6 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 22nd January
Farleton Fell, Newbiggin, Lupton, Peasey Bridgeand Longcroft
8.2 mls 1,200 ft 5.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 22nd January
Rufford Village, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, the River Douglas
5.7 mls <100 ft 2.75 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 19th January
Potters Brook bridge, Lancaster Canal, Glasson Link Canal, Lower Thurnham, Thurnham Hill and Cockerham
8.25 mls 230 ft 5,5 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 19th January
Whittle Hills, Walton Summit Branch of canal, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Johnsons Hillock, Ollerton Fold, Withnell Fold, Hough Hill, Denham Quarry
11 mls 1,000 ft 5.25 hrs Strenuous
Sunday, 12th January
Valley of Desolation, Barden Fell, Simon's Seat & The Strid
8.7 mls 1,560 ft 5.25 hrs Moderate
Sunday, 12th January
Grasmere, Easedale Tarn and Silver How
11.5 mls 3,140 ft 6.5 hrs Strenuous
Wednesday, 8th January
Leeds to Liverpool Canal, Low Snaygill, Horse Close Farm, Back Plantation, Snow Hill Farm, Middleborough House, Jenkin, Peel's Laithe, Cocklick Hill, Smoulden Farm
8.5 mls 1,100 ft 4.5 hrs Moderate
Wednesday, 8th January
Jenny Brown's Point, Heald brow, Silverdale Green, Eaves Wood and Elmskack
5.4 mls 780 ft 3 hrs Leisurely
Sunday, 5th January
Upper and Lower Black Moss Reservoirs, Strang Top Moor, Roughlee, Noggarth Cottage (Teas and Ices, etc), Spen Brook, Newchurch in Pendle, Saddler's Height and Ogden Reservoirs
8 mls 1,300 ft 5 hrs Moderate