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Moderate Walk Calke Estate

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  • Meeting Time: 11:00
  • Approximate End Time: 15:30
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General information

This event is cancelled

East Midlands February walk Moderate Walk Calke Estate, South Derbyshire The walk is approximately 7 miles long through a mixture of wooded parkland and on historic horse-drawn tramways. Parts of it are likely to be muddy.  Walk Leader on the day: 07855 708473 (John) A moderate walk along old tramways and through estate woodland and farm pasture with gentle hill climbs. There are some stiles and expect some mud in February. There are also a couple of tramway tunnels to walk through, so you might want to bring a small torch/head torch. The tunnels can be avoided if necessary. Bring walking boots, waterproofs and walking poles if you use them. Around 7 miles and a total ascent of 440 feet.

There will be an opportunity for a pub in Ticknall near the end of the walk.

Terrain / Difficulty

Difficulty walk on good footpaths some mud cad be expected

Approximate Distance

7 miles

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