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 – Sept & Oct 2017
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.
5th Sept Repton and Newton Solney. 5 miles 9 stiles (Walk 2 in Book 3). Meet at Repton Cross @ 1.30pm. Street parking as parking can be limited by the church. Please bring a snack and a drink.
12th Sept Meet at YHA at 1.30pm. Hicks Lodge for refreshments. 3½ miles.
19th Sept 10th Anniversary celebration. Meet at Swadlincote bus park in time to catch Midland Red 9 to Chesterfield Arms. Bus leaves at 13.27pm. Bretby Park & Midway 4 miles. Cream tea at Sharpe's Pottery cafe from 3.45 pm. The cream tea will still happen in bad weather. If you do not want to walk, arrive for 3.45pm. See below for the pro forma
26th Sept National Memorial Arboretum. Meet outside the visitor centre at 1.30pm. Parking is £3 per car. Please organise your own car share. Refreshments after the walk around the site. I have not arranged for a guide. We will do our own walk.
3rd Oct Meet as normal & 1.30pm. Refreshments @ Lakeside 3 miles
10th Oct Meet at Willington Marina at 1.30pm. Findern & the Trent Mersey Canal. Refreshments at Stenson Lockkeeper's cottage. Geoff & Elaine leading 3 miles
17th Oct Meet at Overseal Post office to catch Midland Classic 19 to Winfields at 13.25 Stretton-en- le-Field and Chilcote. Please bring a snack and a drink. 5 miles
24th Oct Meet Bretby Garden Centre @ 1.30pm. Refreshments at the end of the walk.
Bretby Woodlands 4 miles Sheila leading.
31st Oct Meet as normal & 1.30pm. Refreshments @ YHA 3 miles