Monthly Walks

Walks are offered by members on the FIRST SATURDAY of each month throughout the year. Distances range from 6 - 8 miles. No need to book, just turn up on the day if you would like to participate.

SATURDAY, 2ND SEPTEMBER 2017

Armitage Bridge Circular walk, distance 7 miles, moderate walking, two steady climbs.

Meet at Armitage Bridge, Berry Brow at 10.00 a.m.

N.B. Don’t park in the car park, park on the road outside the church.

Directions to Armitage Bridge – From Penistone take the A629 Huddersfield Road, turn left at the Sovereign Pub on to the A635. Turn right at New Mill (A616) towards Honley / Huddersfield. Just after the sign for Berry Brow turn left at pedestrian crossing (Laxmi Indian restaurant is on the corner) – Stockwell Hill. Follow road round to large car park and park on road by church.

Bring a packed lunch.

Leaders    Margaret Thompson & Gwenda Day                      Tel. 01484 865967 


SATURDAY, 7th OCTOBER 2017

Stocksmoor circular walk via Farnley Tyas, distance approximately 6 miles, some hilly sections.

Meet at Stocksmoor station at 9.45 a.m. (Take the 9.18 a.m. train from Penistone to Stocksmoor station or travel by car).

Bring a packed lunch.

Leader   Lynn Doolan                                                 Tel. 01226 824902         

 
SATURDAY, 4th NOVEMBER 2017

Wentworth circular walk via Hoober Stand returning through the park, distance 6 miles, easy walking.

Meet in Wentworth car park in the centre of the village at 10.00 a.m.

Bring a packed lunch.

Leader   Stan Longden                                     Tel. 0114 284 6229     Mob.07720 927165

 

SATURDAY, 9th DECEMBER 2017

Please note the Christmas walk and meal is on the SECOND Saturday in December.

 Work up an appetite with a circular walk from the White Heart public house in Penistone followed by a Christmas meal.

Meet at White Heart car park at 9.15 a.m.

Leader   Malcolm Humberstone                                                          Tel. 01226 764731

                                                                       
The cost of the meal is £15.00 to be paid by Saturday 4th November 2017. It consists of a three course meal, there will be a choice of three starters, three main courses plus a vegetarian option and a choice of desserts. The menu will be available later in the year and your choices will be required nearer the date.

Please be at The White Heart public house by 12.00 midday and lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m.

Please let Marilyn (Tel 01226 288410) have your name if you wish to order a meal or require any details. Thank you.

 
MONDAY, 1st JANUARY 2018 (New Year’s Day)

Hangover Hike – Fancy a walk after all the festivities? Join us on a New Year’s Day Ramble.

Meet at Penistone Town Hall Car Park at 10.00 a.m.

Leader and area of walk to be decided nearer the time.

 
SATURDAY, 6TH JANUARY 2018

Circular walk starting and finishing at The George public house in Upper Denby.

The walk will start from the car park of ‘The George’ at 10.00 a.m., returning to the pub for steak or vegetable pie and peas to be served at 12.30 p.m.

Gluten free steak or vegetable pie is available on request.

Cost of pie & peas - £4.95

Leader    David Wilkinson                              Tel. 01226 765450

Please let David or Marilyn (01226 288410) have your name if you wish to order food. Names and payment for food would be appreciated in good time, at least ONE week before the walk.       Thank You.