Sunday 13th January



Start Time: 10:30

Start Point: Monsal Head car park

Grid Ref:

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.

Walks Difficulty


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.