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Sheffield Shamblers Walking Group - Crowden - Sunday 13th May


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NEW WALKERS ALWAYS WELCOME

 

Description

 

This is a lovely moderate going 8 mile walk taking us roughly 4 hours plus stoppages. Its a superbly varied walk sampling waterside, woodland, moors and the miniature rocky gorge of Lads Leap. The walk starts by the National Park Information centre at Torside Reservoir and takes us along the Longendale trail, Pennine way, Bleaklow and back to the start.

 

The terrain will mainly be well used paths and tracks, with a climb onto moorland where some sections may get a bit boggy.

 

Details

 

Start time: 10:30am

 

Meeting point: National Park Information Centre off the B6105, Glossop Road at Torside Reservoir.

 

To find the meeting place, just follow the Stocksbridge by-pass to the A628, and then take this across the Woodhead Pass. Just after the Woodhead reservoir take the B6105 towards Glossop, and it's about a mile and a half along here on the right overlooking Torside reservoir.

 

Grid Reference: SK 068983

 

Refreshments and Toilets: same as meeting place

 

Parking: same as meeting place

 

Public Transport: Sorry not reachable by public transport, therefore lifts would be appreciated if people who are able to can offer them

 

Walk Leaders: Village Owl, Miss Chatterbox

 

Additional information:

 

Anyone who is able to offer lifts, could they put this in their post, passengers please note that the driver may wish to join the rest of the group for a drink after the walk, so please bear this mind, thanks

 

Importamt:

 

Anyone joining the walk should be of a level of fitness relative to the walk being undertaken, be appropriately dressed, have suitable footwear, and have with them enough food and drink for the duration of the walk...

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