Walks on Tuesday 15th May

To book your place on any of the walks listed below simply follow the Book Online button and to find places to stay, please click the Accommodation link. Should you need any help getting to the Starting Point of a walk, please follow the Google Maps link. If you need any further information, please do not hesitate to Contact Us or visit the Useful Information page.

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Public transport Children welcome Take packed lunch
Free parking Dogs allowed on a lead Pushchair accessible
Parking fee Toilet available en route Wheelchair freindly (independent user)
Parking Scratchcards Available No dogs Allowed Wheelchair friendly (accompanied user)
Family Friendly Walk        

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20New Bolsover, New Beginnings

A walk around the New Bolsover and Carr Vale area looking at its industrial past, including a short talk inside an empty Model Village property undergoing refurbishment.

5 miles (Circular walk)

Leisurely

The Community House, 133 New Bolsover, Bolsover. S44 6PZ

SK 466 702

9.30am - 12.30pm

Free of charge (Donations welcome for refreshments)

1-5

Walking for Health

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21The Victorian Garden Cemetery at Spital

A circular walk from Elder Yard Chapel via the Crooked Spire, we head out to the ’new’ garden cemetery at Spital, returning via the former Markham’s engineering works, a giant snail and Chesterfield Railway Station.

2 miles (Circular walk)

Easy

Elder Yard Unitarian Chapel, Elder Way, Chesterfield. S40 1UR

SK 387 712

10am - 12.30pm

Free of charge (Donations to Friends of Spital Cemetery will be gratefully accepted)

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Friends of Spital Cemetery

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22Nordic Walking Taster Session – Holmebrook Valley Park

Nordic Walking is a safe, fun and sociable way to improve your fitness! Why not have a go whilst enjoying the Chesterfield countryside. Nordic walking is suitable for all ages and poles are available. Join us natter in the cafe after the session.

2 miles (Circular walk)

Easy

Car Park, Holmebrook Valley Park, Water Meadow Lane, Chesterfield. S41 8XP

SK 356 732

11am - 12noon

Free

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23Try Nordic Walking - Queen's Park

Nordic Walking is a safe, fun and sociable way to improve your fitness! Why not have a go whilst enjoying the Chesterfield countryside. Nordic walking is suitable for all ages and poles are available. Join us natter in the cafe after the session.

2 miles (Circular walk)

Easy

Outside Fredericks café, Queen’s Park, Off Boythorpe Road, Chesterfield. S40 2ND

SK 379 708

1.15pm - 2.15pm

Free

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24The Avenue Washlands Guided Walk

An informal stroll on well surfaced paths, stopping at several viewpoints. Discover this wetland reserve situated in the valley of the river Rother. Learn about the management of this reserve on the site of the decommissioned Avenue coking works.

2-3 miles (Circular walk)

Easy

Avenue Visitor Centre, Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield. S42 6NG

SK 395 670

1.30pm - 3.30pm

Free

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Derbyshire Wildlife Trust

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25The Black and White Buildings of Chesterfield

A circular walk around the town centre to look at the distinctive black and white buildings, with an opportunity to find out why there are so many! The walk is mostly flat but there is one uphill stretch.

1½ miles (Circular walk)

Easy Access

Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre, Rykneld Square, Chesterfield. S40 1SB

SK 384 711

7pm - 9pm

Free

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Janet Murphy