20190526MillersDale

Sunday 26th May

MILLER'S DALE

 

Start Time: 10:15

Start Point: Miller's Dale Car Park, Wormhill, Buxton SK17 8SN 

Grid Ref: White Peak Map OL 24 Grid ref: SK138733


Car Sharing: In front of Town Hall at 9:20

Distance:  7 miles

Difficulty: Moderate, underfoot conditions are rated VVM on the D.U.C.K.((tm)) sliding scale.

Contact: Dave via our FB group or by emailing enquiries@chesterfieldyoungramblers.co.uk. Please let Dave know if you would like a lift to the start point.

 


Walk Details:  Iconic Walks of the Peak District No: 1,000,003 - Chee Dale Stepping Stones

Route: Miller's Dale - Wormhill - Chee Dale - Miller's Dale

Difficulty: Moderate, underfoot conditions are rated VVM on the D.U.C.K.((tm)) sliding scale. Gaiters recommended.

Start point:  Miller's Dale Car Park, Wormhill, Buxton SK17 8SN White Peak Map OL 24 Grid ref: SK138733

 

Longer Description: Toilets available at the start. Pay and Display Car Park (£4 FOR 4 hours).
We'll head out towards Wormhill and pick up the Pennine Bridalway. Skirting around Old Moor Quarry there's a steep descent down into Chee Dale. Slurping along the valley bottom and skipping across the stepping stones back to Miller's Dale. Possibility of a café stop in Tideswell.





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.