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 



20th Feb     Meet as normal. Refreshments – Lakeside 3½ miles

27th Feb     Meet at Swadlincote bus park to catch the Midland Classic 9 @ 1.30pm to Bretby Business Park. Return walk to Sharpe's for refreshments. 3 miles

6th March Meet at Toon's Furniture Warehouse 1.30pm The Gresleys. 3¾ miles
Refreshments in their cafe
13th March Meet as normal. Refreshments – Lakeside 3½ miles
20th March Meet at Overseal Church to catch 13.26 to Netherseal. Please bring a snack & a drink. 4 miles Return via Grangewood & Gunby Lea Wood.
27th March Meet at Albert Village Car park (opposite the school). Pick Triangle & Boothorpe.
Please bring a drink & a snack. 3¾ miles
3rd April Meet at YHA National Forest 1.30pm. Refreshments at Hicks Lodge. 4 miles.
10th April Meet at Overseal church to catch 13.26 Midland Classic19 to Acresford Refreshments @ YHA (tbc) 3½ miles
17th April Meet at Ticknall Village Hall 1.30pm Calke Park (Hopefully some bluebells)
Refreshments at the Mansion cafe. 4 miles.
24th April Meet as normal. Refreshments – YHA (tbc) 3½ miles
Other walks you may be interested in.
15th Feb A walk along Ticknall Tramway. Meet at Ticknall Village Hall 10am. 5 miles (Melbourne Footpath Group)
8th March Meet at The Mill Wheel, Hartshorne. 1.30pm. Smith's Gorse & Carver's Rocks
4½ miles Free – donations welcome for the Magic Attic.
5th April Meet at Bretby Garden Centre. 1.30pm Bretby Estate. 3¾ miles
Free – donations welcome for the Magic Attic.