Derwentwater

Programme of Walks

  • All walks are graded as to difficulty. For an example of the grading system click here.
  • To get the most out of your walks, please read the guidelines for walkers and safety matters by clicking here.
  • For details of all walks on this programme please contact the appropriate leader below. He/she will then be able to provide specific details of the starting point and time, terrain, ascent, distance and difficulties and answer any queries you may have.
  • Please be aware that it is occasionally necessary to cancel walks at the last minute due to unforeseen circumstances. Every effort is made to add such changes to the website, but it is always advisable to contact the leader on the phone number supplied.

Easy Walks Leisurely Half Day Walks
Moderate Walks Moderate Wednesday Walks
Strenuous Walks Click on the grid reference to find the start point on Street Map

Easy Walks

Walks are 4 - 5 miles long

DATE START TIME WALK AREA START POINT GRID REF GRADE DISTANCE in miles ASCENT in feet LEADER'S TEL
07/10/18 2pm Preesall Cart Gate, roadside by St. Aidans Sch. SD 368 471 7 5   Jeanette
01253
895722
21/10/18 2pm Penwortham/Walton Park Hurst Grange Park car park, Hill Road, off Liverpool Road, Penwortham, SD 524 280 7 5 450 Norman
01772
745801

Leisurely Half Day Walks

These walks 5 to 5.5 miles long

DATE START TIME WALK AREA START POINT GRID REF GRADE DISTANCE in miles ASCENT in feet LEADER'S TEL
26/09/18 10:15

Bashall Eaves

Walk cancelled due to road closure

Browsholme Hall BB7 3DE SD 684 452 6 5 350 Stephen
01772
748163
03/10/18 10:15

East Lancs Moors
Please note the
start point has changed from that originally given

Holden Arms Pub, Grane Road, Haslingden, BB4 4PD SD 776 226 6 5.5   Bob &
Helen
10/10/18 10:15 Knott End Circular Knott End car park
FY6 0AB
  6 5.5 Flat Chris &
Barbara
07484
173510
17/10/18 10:15 Halton The Greyhound, Halton, LA2 6LZ SD 503 648 6     Chris &
Dianne
01253
722056
24/10/18 10:15 Penwortham / Walton Park Pear Tree, Leyland Road, Penwortham PR1 9QB SD 534 273 6 5 Minimal Norman
01772
745801
31/10/18 10:15 TBA     6     Penny
& Ann

Moderate Wednesday Walks

These are full day walks so you will need to carry food and drink with you

DATE START TIME WALK AREA START POINT GRID REF GRADE DISTANCE in miles ASCENT in feet LEADER'S TEL
26/09/18 10:15 Leader required     4      
10/10/18 10:15 TBA     4     Rob B
07450
916980
24/10/18 10:15 Dinkling Green Chipping P & D car park
PR3 2QL
SD 621 433 4 8 1,000 David K
01772
312027

Moderate Walks

These are full day walks so you need to carry food and drink with you

DATE START TIME WALK AREA START POINT GRID REF GRADE DISTANCE in miles ASCENT in feet LEADER'S TEL
30/09/18 10:15 Grasmere Lay by past second turn off to Grasmere on A591 NY 338 085 4 8.5 1,500 Frank
01772
865578
07/10/18 10:15 Silsden Free car park in town centre of Silsden SE 041 465 4 9 850 Jim
07519 746401
14/10/18 10:15 Leader required     4      
21/10/18 10:15 Leader required     4      
28/10/18 10:15 Easington Fell West Bradford Village Hall SD 747 446 4 8 1,100 Richard
07881
714786

 

Strenuous Walks

These are full day walks so you need to carry food and drink with you

DATE START TIME WALK AREA START POINT GRID REF GRADE DISTANCE in miles ASCENT in feet LEADER'S TEL
30/09/18 9:30 Leader required            
07/10/18 9:30 Leader required            
14/10/18 9:30 Leader required            
21/10/18 9:30 Pen-y-Ghent Stainforth SD 820 672 2 14 2,800 Ray
01253
869714
28/10/18 9:30 Leader required            

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Transport:
Members are encouraged to 'car share' as much as possible. The recommended mileage rate is 10p per mile.

Walk Reports:
To enable leaders to submit walk reports a form is available here as a Word Document.

Reminder:
On the odd occasion that a member or visitor has an accident while participating in a group walk it may be necessary to fill in an accident report form. These are available from the group secretary and the Treasurer.

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