Rambling - Your Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster - w/c Saturday, February 24, 2018

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

Dearne Valley Ramblers, SUN 25 FEB. High Hazel’s Parl & Bowden Housteads Figure of Eight Walk. The morning walk explores Bowden Housteads Wood, the afternoon walk climbs from High Hazel’s Park for spectacular views of Sheffield. Lunch can be taken at the cafe in the park. Starting point: High Hazel’s Park, car park entrance off Catley Road. Grid reference: SK398879. Nearest postcode: S9 4PE. Start time: 10:00. Estimated finish time: 14:00. Easy 7 miles / 11.3 km. Contact details: Soo Moore. Telephone: 01709879839/07791496576. Additional notes: This is a circular walk.

Sheffield CHA Rambling Club, SAT 24 FEB. *Centenary Walk: Based on M & D’s first walk with the club 28th Feb 1970 Interchange 272 bus (9.45) to Fox House (10.18). Linear walk via Padley Gorge, Grindleford, Stoney Middleton, Calver finish Baslow 8 miles. PLUS No Planned walk. THURS 1 MARCH. A PEAK DISTRICT BOUNDARY WALK PART ONE Castle Square Yellow Route Supertram (9.30) to Middlewood, then SL1 to Deepcar Hollin Busk Lane (10.24). Linear walk via Bolsterstone, Waldershaigh, More Hall Reservoir, Carr House Meadows, Bent Hills Access Land, Onesmoor, Holdworth, Dam Flask Reservoir, finish Dungworth 8 miles. http://www.sheffield-cha.org.uk/

THE RAMBLERS SHEFFIELD GROUP, Buses from Interchange unless otherwise stated. TUES 27 FEB - 10:27am 273 bus to Mortimer Road, SK225878. Walk starts 10:50. Moscar House, Derwent Edge, Foulstone Road, Dale Dike, Low Bradfield 8.5 miles linear, intermediate. WED 28 FEB - 9:44am Train from Sheffield to Worksop (single), SK584797. Walk starts 10:15. Chesterfield canal from Worksop, Shireoaks, Kiveton Park and then dry to Killamarsh 10.5 miles linear, intermediate. No dogs. (rambles@sheffieldramblers.org, www.sheffieldramblers.org).

Co-op Ramblers, SUN 25 FEB. No65 bus to Tideswell, Peak Forest, Castleton. 10miles/mod. Leader Neil Gregory.

Good Companions, SUN 25 FEB. 09:20 No. 272 bus to Fox House, Longshaw, Padley Gorge, Froggatt Bridge, Froggatt Edge, Fox House, 8 miles.

Halcyon Rambling Club, SUN 25 FEB. 09:45. ASHOPTON VIADUCT. SK 196 864. Winstone Lee Tor, Back Tor, Lost Lad, Pike Low, Derwent Reservoir. 8 Miles Grade 4. (No Dogs). 0114 2662 348 or 07518 029 776.

HF Sheffield Walking Group, SAT 24 FEB. Fox House Bolehill Quarry Padley Gorge. Meet 9.30 Dore Road. Circular Walk. WED 28 FEB. Malin Bridge Rivelin. Meet 10.14, Tram Castle Square. Circular Walk. www.hfwalkingsheffield.co.uk

The Wednesday Rambling Group, (for males), WED 28 FEB. Meet: 09.44 No. 52 bus to Woodhouse (Arundel Gate AG 2). Start Darnall and finish Halfway via Shire Brook Valley and Rother Valley. Ldr. Graham Bamford. 01909 773437.

Yorkshire Ramblers’ Club: welcomes independent hillwalkers who wish to go further. Year-round sociable weekend and longer meets: Snowdonia (23-25 Feb) then Glencoe (15-18 Mar), Calpe, Stoney Middleton, Ireland, Dales, Romania and our own Kanchengunga trek. Club cottages in the Lakes and Dales. 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.