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
15/07/18 2pm Afternoon Tea Walk
at Tebay
    7      
29/07/18 2pm Glasson Dock Main car park,
Glasson Dock
SD 447 562 7 5   Jane
01772
436494
12/08/18 2pm Tockholes
Roddlesworth
Reservoirs
Dole Lane, Abbey Vilage SD 644 224 7 5 400 Ann
01253
886143
26/07/18 2pm Cockerham Village car park SD 464 522 7 5   June
01253
893765
09/09/18 2pm Leader required     7      
23/09/18 2pm Scorton Scorton picnic site SD 504 504 7 5   Jane
01772
436494
07/10/18 2pm Leader required     7      
21/10/18 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
18/07/18 10:15 Longworth Clough Black Dog BL7 8AB SD 674 158 6 5.5 450 Stewart
07789
172530
25/07/18 10:15 Bashall Eaves Browsholme Hall BB7 3DE SD 684 452 6 5 350 Stephen
01772
748163
01/08/18 10:15 Silverdale

Silverdale Hotel
LA5 0TP

SD 460 748 6 5 500 June
01253
893765
08/08/18 10:15 Eaves / Barton The Plough, Eaves SD 495 375 6 5 N/A Marion
07504
983219
15/08/18 10:15 Leader required     6      
22/08/18 10:15 TBA     6     Des &
Vera
29/08/18 10:15 Leader required     6      
05/09/18 10:15 Langho Petre Arms   6 5.5   Helen
& Bob
07813
601231
12/09/18 10:15 Leader required     6      
19/09/18 10:15 TBA     6     John
26/09/18 10:15 Leader required     6      
03/10/18 10:15 East Lancs Moors Duke of Wellington Inn
BB4 4AT
  6 5.5   Bob &
Helen
10/10/18 10:15 Leader required     6      
17/10/18 10:15 Halton The Greyhound, Halton, LA2 6LZ SD 503 648 6     Chris &
Dianne
01253
722056
24/10/18 10:15 Leader required     6      
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
11/07/18 10:15 North Lune Hornby SD 585 683 4 10 450 Joan S
07707
013848
25/07/18 10:15 Settle Greenfoot car park, off Ingfield Lane BD24 9RB SD 820 633 4 8.5 900 Frank P
01772
865578
08/08/18 10:15 Dent Car park in Dent £4.50
per day
SD 704 871 4 7.3 1,100 Chris S
01253
825295
22/08/18 10:15 Linton Falls Main St, Hebden (near
the Clarendon Pub)
SE 026 631 4 8 1,000 David K
01772
312027
29/08/18 10:15 Hazelhurst Fell Calder Vale car park SD 533 458 4 8 1,300 Christine
H &
John H
07401
100297
12/09/18 10:15 Beacon Fell & River Brock Beacon Fell Cafe - Pay & Display car park SD 564 426 4 6   Christine
M 07775
489337
26/09/18 10:15       4      
10/10/18 10:15       4      
24/10/18 10:15 Dinkling Green Chipping P & D car park 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
15/07/18 10:15 Great Asby Church. This will be finishing early to enjoy Afternoon Tea in the Church. Cost is £6. MUST be pre-booked with Jeanette 07835 632182 NY 679 131 4 7 600 John & Christine 01257 271257
22/07/18 10:15 Limbrick & Duxbury Yarrow Valley Country Park car park, Chorley SD 570 152 4 9 550 The Harrisons
07401
100297
29/07/18 10:15 Barnoldswick Co-op free car park SD 879 467 4 10 1,070 Frank 01772 865578
05/08/18 10:15 Settle Car park nr Rugby ground, Lower Greenfoot, off Ingfield Lane, P & D SD 820 633 4 9 900 Frank 01772 865578
12/08/18 10:15 Roundthwaite Common near Tebay Borrowdale Wood NY 606 015 4 7.5 1,400 Betsy 01772 682740
19/08/18 10:15 Gargrave Free car park in West Street SD 931 542 4 9 700 Jeanette 07835 632182
26/08/18 10:15 Leader required     4      
02/09/18 10:15 TBA     4     John & Christine
09/09/18 10:15 Helsington Escarpment/River Kent Sizergh Castle SD 498 878 4 9.5 750 Christine M 07775 489337
16/09/18 10:15 Leader required     4      
23/09/18 10:15 Leader required     4      
30/09/18 10:15 Leader required     4      
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 Leader required     4      

 

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
15/07/18 9:30

Check out the Moderate Great
Asby walk as an
alternative.

           
22/07/18 9:45 Eastern Fells Dockray Bridge NY 393 215 2 13 3,000 Kath
01772
785044
29/07/18 9:30 Northern Fells Parking area behind Latrigg NY 281 254 2 12 4,500 John
01772
682740
05/08/18 9:30 Leader required            
12/08/18 9:30 Leader required            
19/08/18 9:30 Eastern Fells Patterdale car park NY 395 159 2 11.5 3,800 Ray
01253
869714
26/08/18 9:30 Leader required            
02/09/18 9:30 South Eastern Fells Sadgill NY 483 057 2 11.5 3,300 Kath
01772
785044
09/09/18 9:45 Western Fells Roadside on the
Newlands Road
NY 177 171 2 12 3,800 John
01772
682740
16/09/18 9:45 North Western Fells Woodend Brow car park NY 218 276 2 12 3,300 Ray
01253
869714
23/09/18 9:30 Leader required            
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            

Click here to access the Spring Programme

Click here to access Area Summer Programme

Click here to access Area Newsletter


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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