Future Events

Sun 4th Jan 2015

A Walk in the Park

Group Walk - 15ml. 09.00 Nelson Pit Visitor Centre, Higher Poynton. Map: Exp 1 (GR SJ945834). Step into the New Year by continuing the TV theme from last year; let's see if we can find scenes from Pride and Prejudice, The Village and The Zoo. Possible cafť stop late pm. L: Steve Osborne Telephone number in…

Sun 25th Jan 2015

Where Wizards Walk in Winter

Group Walk - 15ml. 09.30 From c.p. at junction of B5087 & B5359, Alderley Edge. Maps: LR 118 Exp 268 (GR SJ842785). Our very own wizard will tell us the Legend of The Wizard of Alderley Edge (very scary). Short pub stop. C: Quentin Blagg Telephone number in Strider

Sat 14th Feb 2015

We All Love Dove Holes

Group Walk - 15ml. 08.45 Torkington Park c.p. for 08.54 bus to Derbyshireís favourite village. Maps: LR 109 Exp 1,24,268 (GR SJ925865). Walk back to Hazel Grove via some of the Leader's favourite spots. L: Quentin Blagg Telephone number in Strider

Sat 21st Feb 2015

Kinder Edges

Group Walk - c17ml. 09.00 Bowden Bridge c.p. Hayfield. Map: Exp 1 (GR SK049869). Up William Clough & along N edge to Crookstone Knoll & back on S edge to Kinder Low, return via Red Brook (or if wanted a full tour via the Downfall & reverse route down William Clough or Sandy Heys). Be prepared for winter…

Sun 8th Mar 2015

Kinderís Little Brother

Group Walk - 18ml. 09.00 Layby on A5004 opp Taxal. Map: Exp 24 (GR SK008798). A walk in the Goyt Valley but including a complete circuit of the Coombes Edge/Black Edge plateau. Joint walk with Staffs Group. L: Bob Kelly Telephone number in Strider

Sun 29th Mar 2015

F,C,F,E,A,B in D Flat Major

Group Walk - 18ml. 08.30 Village c.p. Dunsop Bridge. Maps: LR 103 Exp 41 (GR SD660501). Hum it or sing it as you go round, as that is the first six keys for the bass trombone in the Slaidburn March, so quite appropriate. A circular route in Bowland taking in Dunsop Bridge, Newton and Slaidburn. Chance for those…

Sun 4th Oct 2015

Goyt Valley Challenge

Challenge Event - 24 or 13.5ml. in 10hr. From Burbage Institute, Buxton (GR SK044729). This is a brand new challenge event organised by the South Manchester LDWA. Two attractive but challenging routes through the western Peak District including Axe Edge, Errwood and Fernilee Reservoirs, plus Shining Tor, Lamaload…