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. 


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.


 During Feb and March please check if the walks are going ahead in inclement weather.I know that many of you are hardy souls but we may have to cancel if the weather is extreme on a Tuesday afternoon. You can  ring Dot Morson on 01283760639 or ring Rosliston Forestry Centre on 01283563483 to check. 




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

March 5th Meet YHA National Forest @ 1.30pm. Moira & Hicks Lodge 4 miles No stiles

March 12th As normal. Refreshments @ Lakeside. 3 miles No stiles

March 19th As normal. Refreshments @ the Village Pavilion. 4 miles 2 stiles

March 26th Meet @ Bretby Garden Centre @ 1.30pm. Refreshments at the Garden Centre afterwards. 3½ miles 4 stiles

April 9th Meet at the National Memorial Arboretum @ 1.30pm. 2½ miles No stiles Refreshments after the walk.

April 16th Meet @ Measham Library Car Park @ 1.30pm. Refreshments at Pot Kilns. 3 miles. No stiles.

April 23rd Meet @ Albert Village Car park (opposite the school) @ 1.30pm. Bring own refreshments. Boothorpe & Albert Village Lake. No stiles 4 miles

April 30th Meet @ Ticknall Village Hall car park at 1.30pm. Calke bluebells & mansion for refreshments. No stiles 3 miles