Rambling - Your Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

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W/C Saturday, July 21, 2018

THE RAMBLERS SHEFFIELD GROUP: Buses from Interchange unless otherwise stated. Tues 24th July. The lead’s mine - 9:30am 9.30 218 bus from Sheffield interchange, SK217685. Walk starts 10:21. Bakewell (toilets) , Ashford in the Water (coffee) , Little Shacklow Wood, Sheldon, Magpie Mines (lunch) , Over Haddon, Bakewell 8.5 miles circular, moderate. No dogs. Thurs 26th July. A Short Chapel Walk - 9:40am 271 Castleton Bus to Fox House, SK267803. Walk starts 10:20. Longshaw, Grindleford Station, Padley, Hathersage 5.5 miles linear, intermediate. No dogs. (rambles@sheffieldramblers.org, www.sheffieldramblers.org).

RAILWAY WALK: A linear walk from Silkstone Common to Stocksbridge (9 miles) with the Penistone Line Partnership. Saturday JULY 21st. All welcome. Train departs: Sheffield 09.35, Meadowhall 09.41 to SILKSTONE COMMON. Text: 07908- 450444. Website www.penline.co.uk

Dearne Valley Ramblers: SUN 22 JULY. 10am. Humber Estuary Walk, 9.5 miles, graded easy. Meet the café in Alkborough, post code DN15 9JN.

Sheffield CHA: SAT 21 JULY. Sheffield station (9.36) Huddersfield train to Silkstone Common (10.11). Linear walk via Jockey Hill, Oxspring, River Don stepping stones, Green Moor, Isle o´Skye, Hunshelf Bank, finish Stocksbridge – 8/9miles. Joint walk with PLP. PLUS – Car ramble. Meet Bollington, Adlington Road car park (toilets) (10.00) (SJ 930 780). Round walk via Clarence Mill, Macclesfield Canal, Rainow, Saddle of Kerridge – 10 miles. THURS 26 JULY. Interchange 273 bus (10.27) to Cutthroat Bridge (10.55). Linear walk via Hurkling Stones, White Tor, Lost Lad, finish Ladybower Inn for 16.21 bus to Sheffield – 10 miles approx. http://www.sheffield-cha.org.uk

Co-op Rambling, SUN 22 JULY. Car ramble to the Roaches. 8miles/mod. Details later. Ldr Keith Moore.

Good Companions Walking Group: SUN 22 JULY. 09:30 No. 218 bus to Clod Hall Lane. For a walk to finish at Bakewell. 10-11 miles. https://goodcompanionsrambling.com

HF Sheffield Walking Group: SAT 21 JULY. Ramshaw Rocks The Roaches. Meet 9.30 Dore Rd. Circular walk. WED 25 JULY. Oughtibridge. Meet 10.02 57, Central Bus Station. www.hfwalkingsheffield.co.uk or email for general enquiries: hfwalkingsheffield@hotmail.co.uk

Halcyon Ramblers: SUN 22 JULY. 9.45am. SK 174889 DERWENT OVERVIEW CP. Lockerbrook, Alport Castles, Rowlee Bridge. (Dogs on short fixed leads). 9 Miles. Grade 3. 0114 2740 081. FRI 27 JULY. 6.30pm. SK 202851 YORKSHIRE BRIDGE (park in lay-by not pub car park). Ramble in the area. 5 Miles. Grade 2. 0114 2306 109. www.halcyon-rambling.co.uk

The Wednesday Rambling Group, (for males): WED 25 JULY. Meet 09.50 No. 62 bus to Bradfield (Arundel Gate AG8). Start Dungworth for round walk Loxley Valley, Worrell, and Holdworth. 9 miles. Ldr. John Barker. 01909 773437.

Yorkshire Ramblers’ Club: We welcome independent-minded hillwalkers of any level of activity but with a sense of adventure. Year-round sociable weekend and longer meets: 28 July-Romania; Yorks Dales; 4-7 Oct. Arran; and Oct/Nov our own Kanchengunga trek. Club cottages in the Lakes and Dales. Members nationwide. yrc.org.uk, facebook.com/yrcuk, membership@yrc.org.uk (Helen) or 07814010165 (Michael).

WALKS BY TRAIN: walkers are invited to discover the South and West Yorkshire countryside using public transport on railway rambles with the Penistone Line Partnership. Most walks follow public rights of way between stations along the scenic Penistone Line linking Sheffield, Barnsley, Penistone and Huddersfield. All are accessible by departing from SHEFFIELD and MEADOWHALL stations on Saturdays. Some walks also take place in North Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Lincolnshire. All are welcome, the walks are free but fares apply. A free leaflet is available by text to 07908 - 450444. Website: www.penline.co.uk

Ramble After 50 for Sheffield Singles, Walks every month. New walkers welcome. Dtls Moya 07999845638.

Sheffield Red Rope, Socialist walking club. Fortnightly Sunday walks. Dtls (0114) 2686409.

Discovering Longshaw guided walks, every WED and SUN from Longshaw Visitor Centre at 11am, about 2 hours on a variety of routes. Drop in and they’re free.

Sheffield 40s Walking Group, (part of Ramblers) arranges weekly Saturday and Sunday walks of between 5 and 15 miles, monthly socials and also weekend walking trips. Details of each walk, social and weekend at www.s40wg.org

Sheffield 20s and 30s Walking Group: (part of Ramblers) arranges walks of varying lengths every week on Saturday and Sunday. Open to all. The group isn’t just about walking - join them for regular socials, weekends away and lots of new friends. Visit www.sheffieldwalkinggroup.org.uk for more info.