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. 

 

All the walks are classed as strenuous on the health walk scale. As normal = 1.30pm at the junction of Daisy Lane & Hallcroft Avenue, Overseal (close to the doctor's surgery) DE12 6JF. Please bring a snack & a drink on all walks in case we have an issue.

Overseal Health walkers 

May and June 2018

Overseal walkers schedule

All the walks are classed as strenuous on the health walk scale. As normal = 1.30pm at the junction of Daisy Lane & Hallcroft Avenue, Overseal (close to the doctor's surgery) DE12 6JF. Please bring a snack & a drink on all walks in case we have an issue.

 

1st May Meet at the southern end of Staunton Harold Reservoir at 1.30pm. Car park - Grid reference SK378220. Dimminsdale & South Wood  3½ miles 1 stile. Please bring a snack & a drink. Bluebells & other spring flowers.

8th May Meet at YHA National Forest 1.30pm. Refreshments at Hicks Lodge. 4 miles. No stiles

15th May Meet Swarkestone Garden Centre DE73 7GQ @ 1.30pm.River Trent, Trent Mersey Canal & Barrow-on Trent. Refreshments afterwards. 4 stiles 3½ miles

22nd May Meet at Overseal Church at 1.30pm Dead Danes Bottom, Netherseal & Church Way part of the National Forest Walking Festival. Please bring a snack & a drink. 4 miles 2 stiles.

29th May Meet at Shardlow Car Park DE72 2HA (off Wilne Lane) at 1.30pm. River Trent & Trent Mersey Canal. 3 miles 1 stile. Refreshments at the Clock Warehouse.

5th June Meet at Measham library @ 1.30pm. Refreshments at Pot Kilns. 3 miles. 3 stiles. Oakthorpe & a look around the nature reserve at Pot Kilns.

12th June Meet as normal . Refreshments @ Lakeside. A look around Park Farm woodland. 3 miles. 1 stile.

19th June Meet as normal. Refreshments – YHA (tbc) 3½ miles No stiles

26th June Meet at Swadlincote bus park to catch the 1.30pm to the Chesterfield Arms, Bretby. Walk back via Bretby Estate for Afternoon tea at Sharpe's. TBC & more info later. 4 miles 4 stiles.