Walkie Talkies

HCYA Thursday Walking Group

Welcome to the Thursday Walking Group web site

The information below relates to the current planned walks for 2019. All walks are scheduled to start at 10.30am unless circumstances dictate otherwise.

For more information please contact our secretary Pat Wilkins at pat.wilkins26@hotmail.co.uk

The Walkie Talkies
Date Distance Leader(s) Walk Details & Meeting Point
17th January 4.5 miles approx. Warren Meet at Spider Park entrance on Blackbrook Road
An easy flat....ish walk up to Redmires and back.
Meet at Spider Park entrance on Blackbrook Road
An easy flat....ish walk up to Redmires and back.
24th January 6.5 to 7 miles Colin & Maggie The walk starts from Rails Road car park.
Climbs to the edge of Crookes through an equestrian haven, descending close by heaven through Walkley Cemetery, revealing some historic surprises and returning by the river.
The walk starts from Rails Road car park.
Climbs to the edge of Crookes through an equestrian haven, descending close by heaven through Walkley Cemetery, revealing some historic surprises and returning by the river.
31st January 4.5 miles Rob & Maggie Meet at Wyming Brook Car Park.
The walk is going towards New Hagg, passing Rivelin Dams to Fox Hagg and back to the car park. Some ups and downs but not too taxing.
Meet at Wyming Brook Car Park.
The walk is going towards New Hagg, passing Rivelin Dams to Fox Hagg and back to the car park. Some ups and downs but not too taxing.
7th February 7 miles Dennis Rails Rd car park.
Heading towards Dungworth, mostly farmland, with about 1000 ft of total accent.
Rails Rd car park.
Heading towards Dungworth, mostly farmland, with about 1000 ft of total accent.
Proposed walks for 2019
14th February 4 miles Ken & Liz The Old Chapel, Whiteley Lane, top of Forge Dam
A short local walk in case of any winter weather.
The Old Chapel, Whiteley Lane, top of Forge Dam
A short local walk in case of any winter weather.
21st February Long Leader required FebFeast - Walk details to follow.
Walk details to follow.
28th February Short Leader required Walk details to follow.
Walk details to follow.
7th March Long Leader required Walk details to follow.
Walk details to follow.
14th March Short Leader required Walk details to follow.
Walk details to follow.
21st March Long Leader required Walk details to follow.
Walk details to follow.
28th March Short Leader required Walk details to follow.
Walk details to follow.
4th April Long Leader required Walk details to follow.
Walk details to follow.
11th April Short Leader required Walk details to follow.
Walk details to follow.
18th April Long Leader required Walk details to follow.
Walk details to follow.
25th April 5 miles Thelma & Les Starting at Firth Park from the small free car park on Hucklow Road (parking also available on road) near junction of Hucklow Road & Firth Park Road just before roundabout. Postcode S5 6HH
Firth Park, Wincobank Hill Fort, Woolley Wood and Concord Park. Good paths with some steep'sh ups and downs. Click here to view
Starting at Firth Park from the small free car park on Hucklow Road (parking also available on road) near junction of Hucklow Road & Firth Park Road just before roundabout. Postcode S5 6HH
Firth Park, Wincobank Hill Fort, Woolley Wood and Concord Park. Good paths with some steep'sh ups and downs. Click here to view
2nd May Long Bryan & Pat Walk details to follow.
Walk details to follow.
30th May 8 miles Thelma & Les Meet at the Revolution House, Old Whittington, Chesterfield, Post code S41 9JZ. At the roundabout at the far end of the Dronfield by-pass, take the first left and follow brown signs to Revolution House. Look for the Cock & Magpie pub. Parking on surrounding roads.
Mostly fields & woodland with a number of relatively gentle ups and downs. Muddy in places. Click here for more infomation
Meet at the Revolution House, Old Whittington, Chesterfield, Post code S41 9JZ. At the roundabout at the far end of the Dronfield by-pass, take the first left and follow brown signs to Revolution House. Look for the Cock & Magpie pub. Parking on surrounding roads.
Mostly fields & woodland with a number of relatively gentle ups and downs. Muddy in places. Click here for more infomation

Photos from some of our walks