20190630Minninglow

Sunday 30th June

MINNINGLOW

 

Start Time: 10:15

Start Point: Minninglow Car Park, Mouldridge Ln, Matlock

Grid Ref: White Peak Map OL 24 Grid ref: SK195583

Nearest Postcode: DE4 2PN

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

Distance:  7 miles

Difficulty: Leisurely/Moderate

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: 853 – Minninglow Neolithic Burial site and Royston Grange

Route: Gotham (where Batman lives) – Cardlemere Lane – Roystone Grange – Minninglow Top – High Peak Trail

Difficulty: Leisurely/Moderate, underfoot conditions are rated M on the D.U.C.K.(™)sliding scale.

Start point:  Minninglow Car Park, Mouldridge Ln, Matlock DE4 2PN. White Peak Map OL 24 Grid ref: SK195583

 

Longer Description:From the car park we’ll take the High Peak trail towards Batman’s home before diverting off along Cardlemere Lane. Well stop for lunch around Roystone Rocks. After lunch we’ll pass Roystone Grange and head up, under the High Peak trail to Minninglow Top. Passing the Neolithic burials before heading back on the High Peak Trail.




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.