Upcoming Walks



October to December 2018


Hope Valley Line, Sunday 21st October 2018, changed from Saturday 20th October due to RMT action
Edale Circular via Crowden Clough

A 9.5 mile strenuous walk (with some steep ascents) from Edale Station led by Keith Nicholls.

Starting at 10:00 from Edale Station, catch the 08:45 from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale, or the 09:14 from Sheffield.

Route: Edale station, Pennine Way to Upper Booth, Crowden Clough, Noe Stool, Brown Knoll, Chapel Gate, Barber Booth, Edale Station

Finishing at Edale Station for the 16:46 / 17:46 to Manchester Piccadilly, or the 16:29 / 17:29 to Sheffield


Hope Valley Line, Saturday 3rd November 2018
Grindleford to Hathersage Fungi Walk

A 5.5 mile moderate walk (very hilly 360m ascent and boggy in parts) from Grindleford Station led by Paul and Ziggy Senkans. Pace will be slow mostly due to fungi observations

Starting at 11:00 from Grindleford Station, catch the 09:49 from Manchester Piccadilly to Grindleford, or the 10:14 from Sheffield.

Route: Grindleford Station, Burbage Brook and Bridge, Carl Wark, Higger Tor, Mitchell Field, Hathersage Station.

Finishing at Hathersage Station for the 15:32 / 16:32 to Manchester Piccadilly, or the 15:45 / 16:45 to Sheffield


Hope Valley Line, Sunday 18th November 2018, changed from Saturday 17th November due to RMT action
Bamford Edge

An 11 mile moderate walk from Bamford Station led by Mike Pell.

Starting at 10:00 from Bamford Station, catch the 08:45 from Manchester Piccadilly to Bamford Station, or the 09:14 from Sheffield.

Route: Bamford Station, Hurstclough Lane, Bolehill, Bamford Edge, Jarvis Clough, Ladybower Inn, Ladybower Dam, old railway track back to Bamford Station 

Finishing at Bamford Station for the 15:35 / 16:35 to Manchester Piccadilly, or the 15:39 / 16:39 to Sheffield


Glossop Line, Saturday 1st December 2018
Hadfield Circular

An 8 mile moderate / strenuous walk from Hadfield Station led by Elaine Hawthorne.

Starting at 10:00 from Hadfield Station, catch the 08:59 from Manchester Piccadilly to Hadfield Station.

Route: Hadfield Station, Bottoms Reservoir, Arnfield Lane, Arnfield Moor, Deepclough, Longdendale Trail, Hadfield Station

Finishing at Hadfield Station for the 15:10 / 15:40 to Manchester Piccadilly


Buxton Line, Saturday 15th December 2018
Buxton Circular - Christmas Walk

An 8.5 mile moderate walk from Buxton Station led by Andy Wilkin.

Starting at 10:00 from Buxton Station, catch the 08:47 from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton Station.

Route: Buxton Station, Midshires Way, Dene Valley Way, Axe Edge Moor, Turncliff, Buxton Station

Finishing at Buxton Station for the 16:30 to Manchester Piccadilly