Smisby Village

Overseal Health Walking Group

These Tuesday walks are organised by the Overseal Health Walking Group.  This group is not part of the Smisby Striders. These walks are open to all and no charge is made. They are of a similar length to the Smisby Striders walks. 

The normal meeting place and time is 1.30pm at junction of Daisy Lane & Hallcroft Avenue (close to Doctor's surgery), postcode DE12 6JF. at Overseal on Tuesdays, unless otherwise stated.

Overseal Health walkers – May & June 2017

All the walks are classed as strenuous on the health walk scale.

Start as normal at 1.30pm at the junction of Daisy Lane & Hallcroft Avenue, Overseal. (close to Doctor's surgery). Please bring a snack & a drink on all walks in case we have an issue to deal with.

25th April Meet @ Sharpes Pottery Museum @ 1.30pm. Refreshments afterwards. Launch of Swadlincote Woodlands Nature trail. 3 miles.

2nd May Meet as normal & 1.30pm. Refreshments @ Lakeside 3½ miles
Dawn Walk 7th May Meet Bunker's Hill car park in Beacon Park at 4.30am!.

9th May Meet @ Ticknall Village Hall @ 1.30pm Refreshments @ Methodist Chapel (TBC). Calke Park & the limeyards (Bluebells if they are still out) 3 miles 

May – Don't forget to check out the Walking Festival Walks - 13th May to 25th.
16th May Meet as normal & 1.30pm. Refreshments @ YHA. 3½ Miles
23rd May Meet @ National Forest YHA @ 1.30pm. Refreshments @ Hicks Lodge; Moira & Newfields 4 miles
30th May Meet @ Village post office to catch 1.26pm Midland Classic 19 to Netherseal. Grangewood & Linton. Please bring a snack and a drink 4 miles
6th June Meet @ The Cock Inn, Hanbury – Circular walk to the crater – 3 miles at the pub (TBC)
13th June Meet as normal & 1.30pm. Refreshments @ YHA. 4 miles
20th June Meet Swadlincote bus park to catch the Midland Classic 9 to Bretby Business Park. Return via The Klondyke & Nadins. (A new adventure, part of Swadlincote's green necklace!) Refreshments at Sharpes Pottery. 4½ miles
27th June Meet as normal & 1.30pm. Refreshments @ Lakeside 3½ miles
14th June From Aristocracy to Sport – A circular walk from Oakthorpe Colliery Car park. 'From Black to Green project'. 1.30pm start. Refreshments at Hicks Lodge.