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, 3rd MARCH 2018


A circular walk from Clayton West via High Hoyland and Bretton Park, distance approximately 8 miles, moderate walking.

Park in the Darby and Joan club car park next to All Saints Church, Church Lane, Clayton West (Grid Ref 258.109). If approaching from Denby Dale, turn right opposite the Junction Pub to Clayton West and High Hoyland, after ¼ mile turn right on to Church Lane, the car park is on the right next to the church.

Bring a packed lunch.

Leader             Malcolm Humberstone            Tel. 01226 761555

SATURDAY, 7th APRIL 2018

A circular walk around Wharncliffe Crags and Chase. Distance approximately 7 miles, moderate walking.Meet at Penistone Town Hall Car Park at 10.00 a.m. or Finkle Street Car park next to the Trans Pennine Trail at 10.15 a.m.Bring a packed lunch.

Leader   Phil Beard                                                                 Tel. 01226 764731   

                             
                            
SATURDAY, 5th MAY 2018

A flat walk through fields and woods in the old estate grounds of Walton Hall with optional walk around Anglers Country Park Lake.Distance 5 miles plus optional 2 miles around the Lake, easy walking.

Meet at Penistone Town Hall Car Park at 9.15 a.m. or Anglers Country Park Car Park, Haw Park Lane, Wintersett, Wakefield, WF4 2EB (Grid Ref 4375 4154) at 10.00 a.m.
Bring a packed lunch.

Leader   Pat Firth                                                                    Tel. 01226 730635

                                                                                                                                  

SATURDAY, 2nd JUNE 2018 

A circular walk in the Saddleworth area.Distance approximately 7 – 8 miles, moderate walking.From Holmfirth take the A635 towards Manchester. Approximately 8 miles from Holmfirth is the road leading to Dovestone Reservoir Car Park. You cannot turn left on to Bank Lane and car park but continue down the hill, around the roundabout, back up the hill and turn right into the car park which is a pay and display - £1.50.Meet at Penistone Town Hall Car Park at 9.15 a.m. or Dovestone Reservoir at 10.15 a.m.

Bring a packed lunch

Leader   Phil Beard                                                                 Tel. 01226 764731


SATURDAY, 7th JULY 2018

A circular walk from Netherton (Wakefield). Distance approximately 8 miles, moderate walking. Park on road outside Netherton Village Hall, parking is limited so please double up in cars if possible. The village hall is signposted off the B6117 Midgeley to Horbury Road. Post code for Sat Nav is WF4 4LR.

Meet at Penistone Town Hall Car Park at 9.30 a.m. or Netherton Village Hall, Coxley View at 10.00 a.m.

Bring a packed lunch.

Leaders   Kath & Charles Coupe                                            Tel. 01226 3704.  Mob.07974 530072



SATURDAY, 4th AUGUST 2018

A circular walk around Penistone, approximately 7 miles, easy walking but a few stiles.

Meet at Penistone Town Hall Car Park at 9.30 a.m.

Bring a packed lunch.

Leader    Lynn Doolan                                                            Tel.01226 824902  

   

SATURDAY, 1st SEPTEMBER 2018

An interesting walk around Broomhead Moor to Wigtwizzle then through the grounds of Broomhead Hall. The walk is mainly on good tracks with a short section on rough moorland.Distance 6 miles.

Meet at  Penistone Town Hall Car Park at  9.30 a.m. or 10.00 a.m. on the roadside opposite Broomhead Hall, Grid Ref SK 242 962. Follow Mortimer Road past the Mustard Pot towards Bradfield – just after the steep hair pin bend the road levels out, parking is on the right. If coming from Bolsterstone head towards Bradfield. Turn right at the T junction at Wigtwizzle , parking is a few hundred yards on the left.

Bring a packed lunch.

Leaders    Brenda & Bill Phillips                                           Tel. 0114 288 2028       Mob.07425 159823