Monday 12 September - 3 walks

Long Eaton Town Hall Health Walk - West Park Walk

Length & Grading: 2.5 miles, easy.

A pleasant walk clockwise down Fletcher Street and through to go over canal bridge into West Park. Return via King Street to Derby Road (No stiles).

Starting Point: Outside Long Eaton Town Hall Derby Road Long Eaton. NG10 1HU. Grid Ref: SK 491 339

Start Time: 10am. Finish: 11:30am.

Booking: No booking needed.

Free Parking
Accessible by bus
No Dogs Allowed
Children Welcome
Toilet en route

Ambergate Station

Length & Grading: 7.75 miles, strenuous.

An undulating walk, taking in two historic woodlands, Shining Cliff and Crich Chase, both former Hunting Parks, dating back to the 12th Century. Dukes Quarries will feature as well as visits to Alderwasley and Whatstandwell. (1-5 stiles). Bring a packed lunch as we will stop for lunch.

Starting Point: Ambergate Rail Station, DE56 2EN Grid Ref: SK 349 516.

Start Time: 10am. Finish: 2:30pm.

Booking: Booking advised. Phone Michelle Marriott on 01629 533991 or email

Parking Fee
Accessible by bus
Accessible by train
No Dogs Allowed
Take a Packed Lunch
Shining Cliffs to Wyver Lane

Rewilding the Iron Giant Bennerley Viaduct

Length & Grading: 2 miles, moderate.

Explore the natural heritage of the newly opened heritage railway bridge, Bennerley Viaduct, and learn how our volunteers are helping nature on this former coalfield. This circular walk involves 60 steps on Nottingham side and a further 40 steps up and down on the Ilkeston side. (1 stile).

Starting Point: Compound at Bennerley Viaduct, off Awsworth Road, Bennerley Viaduct, Awsworth Road, Ilkeston.DE7 8PX. Grid Ref: SK 473 434.

Start Time: 11am. Finish: 12:30pm.

Booking: Booking essential. Phone 07707 424644 and leave a message with Kate. Email: Eventbrite website:

Free Parking
Accessible by bus
Children Welcome
Dogs Allowed