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 02START 19TIME WALK AREA START POINT GRID REF GRADE DISTANCE in miles ASCENT in feet LEADER'S TEL
13/01/19 1:30pm

Cuerden Valley

Please note change to original car park details

ASDA car park
PR6 7TL

Northernmost or far corner on your right as you enter the car park

SD 575 237 7 4 Little Helen
07813
601231
27/01/19 1:30pm Bilsborrow Canal/River Guys Court, Bilsborrow
PR3 0RS
SD 508397 7 4 V Little June
01253
893765
10/02/19 2pm Leader required     7      
24/02/19 2pm Leader required     7      

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
23/01/19 10:15 Tewitfield Longlands Hotel, LA6 1JH SD 519 736 6 5.4 400 Stewart
01772
682879
30/01/19 10:15 Turton Tower & Witton Weavers Way Chetham Arms, Chapeltown
BL7 0EW
  6 5 300 Des &
Vera
01253
860188
06/02/19 10:15 Scorton Scorton Priory SD 502 489 6 3   June
01253
893765
13/02/19 10:15 Longton Dolphin Inn, Longton SD 458 254 6 5.4 Little Chris &
Dianne
David
01253
722056
20/02/19 10:15 Sod Hall Midge Hall PR26 6TN SD 510 231 6 5 Little Stephen
01772
748163
27/02/19 10:15 Great Harwood Dog & Otter, Great Harwood, BB6 7PG SD 730 330 6 5.2 600 John
Hood
01253
640435

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
23/01/19 10:15 Holcombe Moor Car park on Lumb Road in Holcombe, BL8 4NN SD 781 162 4 8 1,270 Christine H & John H
07401 100297
30/01/19 10:15 Formby Point Outside St Luke's Church, Church Road, Formby
L37 2DF
SD 281 067 4 9 100 David K 01772 312027
13/02/19 10:15 Brock Bottoms Beacon Fell Visitor Centre (& Café) PR3 2EW - P&D car park SD 564 427 4 8 500 Derek
07729
828013
27/02/19 10:15 Ings Ings (west end of village), LA8 9PY SD 446 988 4 6.5 450 Frank P 01772 865578

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
20/01/19 10:15 Borsdane Wood Haigh Hall SD 597 088 4 9.5 600 Richard
07881
714786
27/01/19 10:15 Cinderbarrow Cinderbarrow picnic site
LA5 9RX
SD 513 758 4 7.5 500

Jim C
07519
746401

03/02/18 10:15 Silverdale & Arnside Eaves Wood car park SD 471 760 4 8 920 Brian
01253
821189
10/02/19 10:15 Chipping Pale Chipping P&D car park
PR3 2QH
SD 620 433 4 8 650 Jeanette Carr
07835
632182
17/02/19 10:15 Grindleton Fell Sawley Abbey
BB7 4LE
SD 776 464 4 8 1,200 Richard B
07881
714786
24/02/19 10:15 Meadow Head Marl Pitts Leisure Centre
BB4 7SN
SD 820 230 4 9 1,250 John H &
Christine H
07401
100297

 

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
13/01/19 9:30 South Pennines Standedge Parking Area on A62 OL3 5LT SE 018 095 3 12 2,100 Ray
01253
869714
20/01/19 9:30 Central Fells Walthwaite Bottom
LA22 9JB
NY 329 051 3 11 2,200 John
01772
682740
27/01/19 9:30 Leader required            
03/02/18 9:30 Leader required            
10/02/19 9:30 Leader required            
17/02/19 9:30 Leader required            
24/02/18 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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