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
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.
11th Dec Meet Ticknall village hall @ 1.30pm. Calke Park. 3½ miles. No stiles. Refreshments @ the mansion house cafe.
18th Dec Meet @ Swadlincote Bus park to catch the 1.30pm Midland Classic 9 to The Chesterfield Arms, Bretby. Walk via Bretby Hall & the Sandhills to Sharpe's Cafe for Christmas tea after the walk. £10 a head. Please pay me by 11th Dec. Food after 3.45pm because of cafe opening hours. You can meet us at the cafe if you do not want to walk.
3¾ miles 4 stiles
8th Jan As normal. Refreshments @ Lakeside. 3 miles No stiles
13th Jan Meet YHA National Forest @ 1.30pm. Moira & Hicks Lodge. No stiles 3 miles
22nd Jan Meet YHA car park @ 1.30pm. Gorse Lane & Maybury Woods. No stiles, 4 miles. Refreshments @ YHA
29th Jan Meet Overseal post office to catch the 1.26pm Midland Classic 19 to Netherseal. Return along The National Forest Way & Linton Heath. Bring your own refreshments. 1 stile 4 miles.
5th Feb Meet at Swarkestone Garden Centre @ 1.30pm. Barrow on Trent and the River Trent. No stiles. 3 miles Refreshments afterwards.
12th Feb Meet @ Lullington Village Hall or street park by the church @ 1.30pm. Village trail. Refreshments in the village hall afterwards. The village hall committee will provide coffee, tea & cake/scones £2.50 including refills. 2 stiles 2 miles
19th Feb Meet at Staunton Harold Garden Centre (bottom car park) @ 1.30pm. Dimminsdale snowdrops – 2 squeeze stiles, 2½ miles . Refreshments in the Peach House cafe afterwards.
26th Feb As normal. Refreshments @ Lakeside. 3 miles No stiles