New Mills & District Ramblers

Walking in the Peak District

Walks Programme as table

Here is a table of our walks.

DateMeetStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Wednesday, 19th December
9:30am at New Mills Coop car park for Car share to start.
SK002851 / SK22 4NH
9:45am at 13 Fernwood, Marple Bridge. Those intending to go direct to the start to please contact the leader in case of any late changes.
SJ970893 / SK6 5DJ
Mellor Cross via Mellor Church and return to Fernwood via The Roman Lakes for Mulled wine and mince Pies.5mile / 8.1km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
Cath Fox
01616129167
07802601305
Sunday, 23rd December
9am at Torr Top Car Park, New Mills for optional car share
SK000854 / SK22 4BY
9:45am at Lay by near Fairholmes Visitor Centre, BamfordN.B. If going directly there, please check with leader in case of late change
SK173889 / S33 0AQ
From the lay by near Fairholmes visitor centre the route follows the east sides of Upper Derwent Reservoir then Howden Reservoir before returning on the west side of Howden Reservoir to Black Clough. It then ascends Ditch Clough to Alport Castles before returning along the edge to Fairholmes.11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
Rob Lawley
07730 572760
Wednesday, 2nd January
9:30am at New Mills Coop Car Par for car share to start.
SK002851 / SK22 4NH
9:50am at Lyme Park Car Park (£8, Members Free)Those intending to go direct to the start to please contact the leader in case of any late changes.
SJ963823 / SK12 2NX
From the car park over the Cage Hill, to east gate then west via Red Lane to the Macclesfield Canal and back to the Lyme Hall via the Gritstone Way6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
Colin Fox
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01616129167
07802 601 305
Sunday, 6th January
9am at Torr Top CP, New Mills for optional car share
SK000854 / SK22 4BY
10am at Converted roadside quarry in Winksworth Dale, nr Brassington. Left hand turn into P signposted track just before entering Brassington from Longcliffe. N.B. If going directly there please check with leader in case of late change
SK233546 / DE4 4HA
Circular route via High Peak Trail and Roystone10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
John Jackson
0770 3361252
Saturday, 12th January
.9:45am at Market Street, Hayfield.N.B. If going directly there please check with leader in case of late change.
SK036870 / SK22 2EN
From Hayfield via Snake Path to Shooting Cabin, William Clough, Mill Hill, Chunal, Matley Moor and Lantern Pike.8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
David Jones
07975 729843
Sunday, 13th January
.9:15am at Rowarth CP, nr New Mills. If going directly there please check with leader in case of late change or bad weather
SK011891 / SK22 1EB
Details to follow11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
Lesley Robertson
0161 427 0881
Wednesday, 16th January
9:25am at New Mills Bus Station for 9.30 No 61 Bus (to Glossop) for start at Hayfield. (9.32 at Coop)
SJ999853 / SK22 3BN
9:45am at Hayfield Bus Station and Car Park. Those intending to go direct to the start to please contact the leader in case of any late changes.
SK035869 / SK22 2PB
From Hayfield to Breckhead via Chinley Head and back via Shireoak.6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
Jane Hughes
01663 741159
Wednesday, 30th January
9:30am at New Mills Coop Car Park for car share to start.
SK002851 / SK22 4NH
9:45am at Mellor Church Car Park, Church Lane Mellor, Stockport. Those intending to go directly to the start to please contact the leader in case there are any late changes.
SJ983889 / SK6 5LX
Circular walk from Mellor Church to Cown Edge taking the high route6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
Graham Spring
0161 427 6820
07906 334234
Wednesday, 6th February
9:30am at New Mills Coop Car Park for car share to start.
SK002851 / SK22 4NH
9:50am at Brabyns Park Car Park, Marple Bridge.
SJ962891 / SK6 7DA
From Brabyns Park Marple the walk follows the canal and River Goyt to Stockport Via Chadkirk. Return By Bus.6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
Jenny Fairbanks
0161 449 9703
Wednesday, 20th February
9:25am at New Mills Coop Car Park
SK002851 / SK22 4NH
9:30am at New Mill Coop Car Park.
SK002851 / SK22 4NH
A circular Walk From New Mills via New Mills Golf Club and Briargrove to Rowarth, back via Aspenshaw and Thornsett.6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
Jane Hughes
01663 741159
Sunday, 24th February
9am at Torr Top CP, New Mills for optional car share to start.
SK000854 / SK22 4BY
9:45am at Binn Green Car Park on A635, 1½ miles east of Greenfield, Oldham at SE 018044. N.B. If going directly there please check with leader in case of late change
SE018044 / OL3 7NN
Open moorland, paths and tracks – Pots and Pans, Cotton Famine Road, Rimmon Cottage. Strenuous descent to Greenfield Reservoir.9mile / 14.5km
Strenuous
Moderate / Strenuous
Leader
John Jackson
0770 3361252