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
30/07/17 2.00pm Hoghton Tower The Boatyard, Riley Green, top car park SD 625 249 7 5   Anne Mc
01253
886143
13/08/17 2.00pm Aldcliffe Roadside parking by canal SD 471 462 7 5   Sheila O
01253
725680
27/08/17 2.00pm Brock Valley North Brock Mill Car park SD 478 250 7 5 150 Jane W
01772
436494
10/09/17 2.00pm Whittle-le-Woods Layby opposite Malt House Farm, Whittle Springs SD 592 204 7 5   Helen
01772
338724
08/10/17 2.00pm Avenham Park Broadgate. Roadside parking  by 1st bridge SD 531 283 7 5   Sheila O
01253
725580
22/10/17 2.00pm Longton Brick Croft Brick Croft car park SD 548 430 7 5 none Jane W
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
26/07/17 10.15 Hutton           Anchor Inn, Hutton
PR4 5SL
SD 499 268 5 5.5 Little Pam 01772 744481
02/08/17 10.15 Whittle le Woods Dantes Restaurant, Halfway House, C-le-W PR6 7JB SD 579 229 6 5.5 200 Helen
07813
601231
09/08/17 10.15 Hoghton Bottoms Boars Head PR5 0RX SD 612 266 6 5 289 Jane
07754
439528
16/08/17 10.15 Worston - Downham The Calf  at Worston SD 768 428 6 5 600 Bill
01772
456974
23/08/17 10.15 TBA     6 5   Vera &
Des
01253
860188
30/08/17 10.15 Barton, Barton Grange Garden Centre PR3 0BT SD 511 408 6 5.1 295 Peter 01253 640435
06/09/17 10.15 Whittle le Woods Ley Inn PR6 7EU SD 575 228 6 5.5 Little Helen &
Bob
07813
601231
13/09/17 10.15 TBA     6 5   Joan
01253
865780
20/09/17 10.15 Scorton The Barn PR3 1AU SD 502 488 6 5.5 717 Ann
01253
886143
11/10/17 10.15 Condor Green The Stork SD 459 560 6 5 Little Chris &
Dianne 01253
722056
18/10/17 10.15 Pendle & Burnley Way Four Alls, Higham BB12 9EZ   6 4.8 750 John &
Peter
01253
314077

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
26/07/17 10.15 Linton Hebden SE 026 631 4/5 8 1,000 David K
01772
312027
09/08/17 10.15 TBA     4/5     Chris S
23/08/17 10.15 Forrest Rossendale Marls Pit Leisure Centre CP SD 820 230 4/5 8 1,150 John H
01257
271257
30/08/17 10.15

Settle
Bring a torch

Green Foot car park SD 820 634 4/5 10 1,100 Pat
01253
734665
13/09/17 10.15 Dunsop Fell Slaidburn car park SD 714 524 4/5 8 1,200 David K
01772
312027
11/10/17 10.15 Fox's Pulpit Lune Crook O' Lune car park SD 521 648 4/5 7.5   June N
01253
893765
25/10/17 10.15 TBA     4/5     Rob/
Pauline
01772
462704

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
16/07/17 10.15 Darwen Tower Tockholes info centre BB3 0PA   4 8.5 1,200 Gina
07732
346967
23/07/17 10.15 Dent Dent car park SD 704 871 4     Brian 2
01253
821189
30/07/13 10.15 TBA     4     Jeanette
C 01257
241349
13/08/17 10.15 Batridge Batridge Barn car park SD 721 172 4 8.5 1,100 Christine H
01257
271257
20/08/17 10.15 TBA     4     Jim C
01257
241349
27/08/17 10.15 Cown Edge Sett Valley Trail car park, Hayfield SK 036 869 4 9 1,500 John H
01257
271257
17/09/17 10.15 TBA     4     Betsy &
Pat
01772
682740
08/10/17 10.15 TBA     4     Brian 2
01253
821189
22/10/17 10.15 Staveley/Potter Tarn Staveley Mill Yard SD 470 983 4 8 750 June
01253
893765
29/10/17 10.15 Skipton Moor Canal Bridge cra park, low Bradley SE 000 482 4 9 1,250 Christine
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
23/07/17 9.30 Yorkshire Dales Mainly good tracks on open fells with one steep rocky descent Clapham riverside SD 745 693 2 13 2,800 Kath 07535 589303
30/07/17 9.30 TBA     2     Ian
01772 463450
06/08/17 9.30 Far Eastern Fells Mainly on good tracks with some steep ascents and descents Church Bridge, Troutbeck NY 412 027 2 13 3,500 Kath 07535 589303
13/08/17 9.30 Central Fells
Mainly on good paths with some easy scrambling
New Dungeon Ghyll NT car park NY 294 065 2 10 3,400 John
01772
682740
20/08/17 9.45 North Western Fells Mainly on good paths but some steep climbs and rocky descents Old quarry just beyond Braithwaite NY 227 237 2 11 4,500 Ray
01253 869714
03/09/17 9.30 TBA           Ian
01772 463450
10/09/17 9.30 Forest of Bowland Field paths and open fells with some road walking Fell Foot, Chipping SD 601 042 3 13 2,000 Kath 07535 589303
17/09/17 9.30

Far Eastern Fells Mostly on good paths with some steep ascents and descents

St Peter's Church, Martindale NY 436 191 2 13 4,200 Ray
01253 869714
24/09/17 9.45 North Western Fells Mainly on good paths with some easy scrambling Hawse End NY 247 213 2 12 3,350 John
01772
682740
08/10/17 9.30 TBA           Ian
01772 463450
15/10/17 9.30 Eastern Fells
Mainly on good tracks and paths but with some easy scrambling
Parking area by Stybarrow Crag NY 387 179 2 11 4,000 Ray
01253 869714

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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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