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
28/01/18 1:30 Lytham Granny's Bay, Lytham SD 345 273 7 5 None Sheila
01253
725680
25/02/18 2pm Great Eccleston Great Eccleston Square SD 425 402 7 5 Little Jane
01772
436494

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
24/01/18 10:15 Anglezarke Reservoirs Bay Horse PR6 9ER SD 612 145 6 5 Little Jane
01772
436494
31/01/18 10:15 Lime Valley Trail, Bly New Wagonners BB11 5NS SD 830 293 6 5 700 John &
Peter
01253
640435
07/02/18 10:15 Yarrow Valley Bowling Green Pub PR7 5LA SD 552 167 6 5 100 Bob &
Helen
07813
601231
14/02/17 10:15 Parbold The Windmill WN8 7NN SD 493 105 6 5 N/A Penny &
Ann
01257
424446
21/02/18 10:15 Staining The Plough   6 5   John &
Ann
01253
890717

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
24/01/17 10:15 Tockholes Ryal Fold SD 665 215 4/5 8 1,000 David K
01772
312027
31/01/18 10:15 Grizedale Valley, Holme Wood Barn at Scorton SD 502 488 4/5 7.8 mls 1,000 ft Christine
S 01253
825295
28/02/18 10:15 Formby Lifeboat Road CP SD 276 066 4/5 9 Little 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
21/01/18 10:15 Crook O’ Lune, Lune Valley, Slyne, Halton Crook O’Lune Car Park, Low Road SD 521 648 4 8 mls 700 ft Jeanette
C 01257
241349
28/01/18 10:15 Borrowdale Borrowdale Wood NY 606 015 4 7.5 1,400 Betsy
01772
682740
04/02/18 9:45 Barnacre Moor Garstang High Street car park SD 493 454 4 9.5 650 Frank
01772
865578
11/02/18 10:15 Carnforth Carnforth Boundary SD 487 700 4 7.5 170

June
01253
893765

18/02/18 10:15 Silverdale     4     Brian 2
25/02/18 10:15 Hurstwood & Sheldon Clough Townley Park, Burnley long stay car park SD 857 312 4 8.5 1,200 John H
01257
271257

 

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
21/01/18 9:30

Southern Fells

Please bring a torch

Tarn Hows NT car park SD 326 996 3 10 2,200 John
01772
682740
04/02/18 9:30 Howgills Sedbergh (roadside by playing field) SD 655 923 3 11 2,300 John
01772
682740
18/02/18 9:30 Yorkshire Dales
N & C
Please note that this walk has been changed from 11th January
Kettlewell, opposite garage SD 968 722 3 11 2,500 Kath
01772
785044

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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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