Tuesday 20 September - 2 walks

Wild Food, Wild Tales


Length & Grading: 2-3 miles, easy.


A guided walk exploring foraging and plant Folklore with Elephant Rooms Health and Wellbeing in Draycott. We will learn about wild edibles and their medicinal properties. Go back in time when our deep connection with Mother Earth was collective and foraging for native plants was the norm. (No stiles). Booking Essential as places are limited.


Starting Point: Elephant Rooms, 36 South Street, Draycott DE72 3PP. Grid Ref: SK 443 330. Street Parking outside Elephant Rooms on South Street.


Start Time: 10am. Finish: 12pm.


Booking: Booking essential. Telephone Helen Patilla on 07375 468005 or email elephantroomsdraycott@gmail.com.


Free Parking
Accessible by bus
Toilet en route
No Dogs Allowed

Mapperley Reservoir Circular


Length & Grading: 3 miles, easy/moderate.


Join Heanor Walking group for a walk along Coppice Bridleway and Bell Lane, around the Reservoir and John Wood before returning to the Visitors Centre via Flatmeadow Farm. (No stiles).


Starting Point: Shipley Country Park Visitor Centre, Slack Lane, Heanor DE75 7GX. Grid Ref: SK 431 452.


Start Time: 2pm. Finish: 4pm.


Booking: Booking advised. Phone Michelle Marriott on 01629 533991 or email michelle.marriott@derbyshire.gov.uk.


Parking Fee
Accessible by bus
Dogs Allowed
Children Welcome
Toilet en route