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 

June, July and August 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.

 

 

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.

3rd July Meet at Ticknall Village Hall at 1.30pm. Ticknall limeyards & tramway. 3½ miles, 3 stiles View the orchids. Refreshments at Calke Abbey

10th July Meet at Overseal Post Office to catch the 1.26pm Midland Classic 19 to Winfields.nr Measham. Stretton-en-le-field & Netherseal 2 stiles 4½ miles. Bring your own refreshments.

17th July Meet as usual at 1.30pm. Gresley Woods & the Towpath. 1 stile.Refreshments at YHA (tbc)

24th July Meet at Toon's Carpet Warehouse & 1.30pm. No stiles. 3 miles. The Gresleys. Refreshments after the walk.

31st July Meet at the National Memorial Arboretum at 1.30pm. A walk around the site. No stiles 2½ miles Refreshments after the walk.

7th Aug Meet as normal . Refreshments @ Lakeside. A look around Park Farm woodland. 3 miles. 1 stile.

14th Aug Meet @ Alpaca Park Farm, Snarestone DE12 7DB @ 1.30pm. (Go thro' village & it's on the left just after the speed de-restriction sign). Snarestone & Ashby Canal 3½ Miles 1 stile

21st Aug Meet at The Three Horseshoes, Tatenhill @ 1.30pm. Dunstall 4½ miles 4 Stiles Refreshments at the pub afterwards.

28th Aug Meet at the Dethick Hall Car park, Hartshorne & 1.30pm. Hartshorne Dams, Several Wood & Sharpe's Bottom. 1 stile 3 miles.Bring your own refreshments.

 

Other walk you may be interested in

Wednesday 15th August– Meet at the Swan in Milton @7pm. Twyford Ferry & Foremark church. 3 miles. 3 stiles