Start Time: 10:30
Start Point: Monsal Head car park
Nearest Postcode: DE45 1NL
Car Sharing: In front of Town Hall at 10:00
Distance: 5.5 miles
Difficulty: Leisurely - Moderate
Contact: Tom via our Facebook group
Route: Monsal Head - Monsal Dale - Lees Bottom - Deep Dale - Great Shacklow Wood - Ashford-in-the-water - Monsal Head
Parking: Monsal Head car park (pay and display) or nearby street parking
Facilities: Toilets (if open) and refreshments are available at Monsal Head.
Leisurely - walks for reasonably fit people with at least a little country walking experience. May include unsurfaced rural paths. Walking boots and warm, waterproof clothing are recommended.
Moderate - walks for people with country walking experience and a good level of fitness. May include some steep paths and open country. Walking boots and warm, waterproof clothing are essential.
Strenuous - walks for experienced country walkers with an above average fitness level. May include hills and rough country, and may be at a brisk pace. Walking boots and warm, waterproof clothing are essential. People in doubt about their fitness should contact the organiser or leader in advance.
Please note you should wear suitable footwear and clothing for the time of year. Take waterproofs, food and water and either additional clothing for winter walks / poor weather and sun cream and extra water for summer walks. The walk leader can refuse anyone who they do not feel is able or prepared for the walk.