Challenge Walking Group

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Do you -
  • want to walk in superb landscapes with a group of friends?
  • like to accept a challenge?
  • want to improve your fitness levels?
If so -
  • Our Challenge Walking Group is the group for you.
  • We walk during the second and fourth week of each month.
  • The distance is 10+miles, almost certainly including at least one hill and sometimes difficult terrain.
  • We either car-share or travel by public transport.
  • Most importantly we enjoy ourselves, even if the going gets tough.
If you are interested please contact a group leader.

Forthcoming Events -

Sunday, 24 September 2017 - Maureen D walk - Hathersage

Sunday 24/09 Hathersage Challenge Walk Sunday 24th September
Leader Maureen Dransfield
11 miles
The walk is in 3 stages first is uphill , the second is downhill and the third is quite level.
We start in Hathersage and are soon out in the lovely countryside . We have a fairly steep climb passing North Lees Hall up to Stanage Edge where we have wonderful views which we will enjoy for a while. Our walk along the top is quite short but fantastic views over the Hope Valley.
We will be going down to Bamford and the last stage is on the Derwent Valley Heritage Way back to Hathersage a pleasant walk along side the river( look out for the Dippers)

Directions
A1 M from A162 and A63
Continue to M18. just after Rotherham junction take M1 north and then junction 33 on M1 onto sheffield parkway
Sheffield Parkway / A630 in Brinsworth

Continue on Sheffield Parkway
Take A625 and A 6187
Station Rd / B6001 in Hathersage

110 miles
Leave Sherburn at 8.30 to start walking at 10 am( approx 1.30 hrs)

Meet at swimming pool car park in Hathersage
Postcode for swimming pool is S321DU

24-09-2017 00:00:00 24-09-2017 02:00:00 Europe/London Challenge Walking - Maureen D walk Sunday 24/09 Hathersage Challenge Walk Sunday 24th September Leader Maureen Dransfield 11 miles The walk is in 3 stages first is uphill , the second is downhill and the third is quite level. We start in Hathersage and are soon out in the lovely countryside . We have a fairly steep climb passing North Lees Hall up to Stanage Edge where we have wonderful views which we will enjoy for a while. Our walk along the top is quite short but fantastic views over the Hope Valley. We will be going down to Bamford and the last stage is on the Derwent Valley Heritage Way back to Hathersage a pleasant walk along side the river( look out for the Dippers) Directions A1 M from A162 and A63 Continue to M18. just after Rotherham junction take M1 north and then junction 33 on M1 onto sheffield parkway Sheffield Parkway / A630 in Brinsworth Continue on Sheffield Parkway Take A625 and A 6187 Station Rd / B6001 in Hathersage 110 miles Leave Sherburn at 8.30 to start walking at 10 am( approx 1.30 hrs) Meet at swimming pool car park in Hathersage Postcode for swimming pool is S321DU Hathersage

Monday, 9 October 2017 - Maureen Hewitt's walk -

Now monday 9/10
The walk will be a circular from Coneythorpe taking in Slingsby and Hovingham. About 11 mls. More details to follow nearer the time.

09-10-2017 00:00:00 09-10-2017 02:00:00 Europe/London Challenge Walking - Maureen Hewitt's walk Now monday 9/10 The walk will be a circular from Coneythorpe taking in Slingsby and Hovingham. About 11 mls. More details to follow nearer the time. Sherburn in Elmet

Wednesday, 25 October 2017 - Lynn Dickie's walk - Sneck yate car park near sutton bank

wed 25 october from sneck yate carpark near sutton bank. 11 miles more details later

25-10-2017 00:00:00 25-10-2017 02:00:00 Europe/London Challenge Walking - Lynn Dickie's walk wed 25 october from sneck yate carpark near sutton bank. 11 miles more details later Sneck yate car park near sutton bank

Friday, 27 October 2017 - Challenge group meeting 10.00am - Crown inn monk fryston

Planning for 2018!!

27-10-2017 10:00:00 27-10-2017 12:00:00 Europe/London Challenge Walking - Challenge group meeting Planning for 2018!! Crown inn monk fryston

October 2017 - Superchallenge walk extra date Jim and Pat -

week commencing 30/10 details later

30-10-2017 00:00:00 30-10-2017 02:00:00 Europe/London Challenge Walking - Superchallenge walk extra date Jim and Pat week commencing 30/10 details later Sherburn in Elmet

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - Jim and Pat's walk -

tues 14/11 details later

14-11-2017 00:00:00 14-11-2017 02:00:00 Europe/London Challenge Walking - Jim and Pat's walk tues 14/11 details later Sherburn in Elmet

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November 2017 - Tom and Mikes walk -

week commencing 27/11 details later

27-11-2017 00:00:00 27-11-2017 02:00:00 Europe/London Challenge Walking - Tom and Mikes walk week commencing 27/11 details later Sherburn in Elmet

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - xmas walk and meal Maureen D and Angela - Harewood

This walk and lunch will be on Wednesday 13th December, more details to follow soon.......

13-12-2017 00:00:00 13-12-2017 02:00:00 Europe/London Challenge Walking - xmas walk and meal Maureen D and Angela This walk and lunch will be on Wednesday 13th December, more details to follow soon....... Harewood

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Reports on past walks -

Tony and Margaret,s walk - August 2017 (report by Tony Kell)

Graham, Peter and Eileens walk - August 2017 (report by Eileen Mollard)

2 night trip away - July 2017 (report by David Campbell And Jim Eldon)

Kevin and Liz's walk - July 2017 (report by Liz Sibson)

Angela's walk, Whernside, 8 miles. - June 2017 (report by Angela)

Mary and Annes walk - June 2017 (report by Ann Mack)

Superchallenge Walk: Settle-Malham Circular, 14m. - June 2017 (report by Maureen D)

Wendy and Bill's walk - May 2017 (report by Bill Payne)

Pat and Jims walk - May 2017 (report by Jim Eldon)

Eileen and Peters walk - April 2017

Dina Dixons walk - April 2017 (report by Dina Dixon)

Angela Kell's walk - March 2017 (report by Angela )

Wendy and Bills walk - March 2017 (report by Bill)

David and Barbars walk - February 2017

Lynn Dickie's walk - February 2017 (report by Lynn Dickie)

Dina Dixons walk - January 2017 (report by Dina Dixon)

Wendy and Bill's walk - January 2017 (report by Bill Payne)

Challenge Group Meeting - January 2017 (report by Lynn Dickie)

White Rose Way 7 and Christmas Lunch, Maureen D Angela - December 2016 (report by Angela)

White Rose Way 6 Marion, Maureen H - November 2016 (report by Maureen)

White Rose Way,5 Mary and Anne - November 2016 (report by Anne Mack)

white rose 4 Judi and Ian - November 2016 (report by Ian Morris)

Lynn Dickies walk - October 2016 (report by Lynn Dickie)

White Rose 3 Jim and Pat - October 2016 (report by Jim And Pat)

White Rose way stage 2 David and Barbara - September 2016 (report by David Campbell)

White Rose way stage 1 Kev and Liz - September 2016 (report by Liz Sibson)

Jim and Pat's walk - August 2016 (report by Jim Eldon)

Ladybower, Derwent Edge - August 2016 (report by Angela Kell)

Ian and Judy's walk - July 2016 (report by Judi Morris)

David and Barbara's walk - July 2016 (report by David Campbell)

Wendy and Bill's walk - June 2016

Graham and Eileen's walk - June 2016

Dina Dixons walk - May 2016 (report by Dina Dixon)

Challenge group meeting - May 2016 (report by Angela Kell)

Marion's walk - May 2016 (report by Marion Peaker)

Lynn Dickie's walk - May 2016 (report by Lynn Dickie)

Maureen D and Angela's walk - April 2016 (report by Maureen D)

Kev Sibsons walk - April 2016

Ebor Way stage 6 - April 2016 (report by Jim Eldon)

Maureen Hewitt's walk - March 2016 (report by Maureen Hewitt)

Barbara and Davids walk - March 2016 (report by David Campbell)

Wendy and Bills walk - February 2016 (report by Wendy Payne)

Jim and Pats walk - January 2016 (report by Jim And Pat)

ebor way stage 5 - January 2016 (report by Judi And Ian )

Challenge Group Planning Meeting - January 2016 (report by Lynn Dickie )

Ebor Way - Stage 4 Christmas Walk and Lunch - December 2015 (report by Marian Peaker)

Ebor Way - Stage 3 - November 2015 (report by Dinah Dixon)

Ebor way stage 2 - November 2015 (report by Maureen Hewitt)

Ebor Way Stage 1 - October 2015 (report by Jim Eldon And Pat Davis)

Sutton Bank - October 2015 (report by Maureen Dransfield)

Hawnby - October 2015 (report by Angela Kell)

Nidderdale - September 2015 (report by Jim Eldon)

Super Challenge Walk-Mossdale Falls - September 2015 (report by Bill Payne)

Farndale - August 2015 (report by Lynn Dickie)

Garrowby Walk - August 2015 (report by Judi And Ian Morris)

Mosdale Falls - July 2015 (report by Bill Payne)

Nidderdale - July 2015 (report by Barbara Campbell)

Super Challenge Walk - June 2015 (report by Jim Eldon)

Dodd Fell - June 2015 (report by Marian Peaker)

Buckden Pike - June 2015 (report by Marian Peaker)

Report on Challenge Group meeting - May 2015 (report by Mary Till)

Calderdale Way Stage 5 - May 2015 (report by Jim Eldon)

Calderdale Way Stage 4 - May 2015 (report by Bill And Wendy Payne)

Walks programme - April 2015 (report by Maureen Hewitt)

Calderdale Way Part 2 - April 2015 (report by Ian Morris)

Super Challenge Walks - April 2015 (report by Jim Eldon)

Calderdale Way - March 2015 (report by Jim Eldon)

Ravenscar to Scarborough - March 2015 (report by Liz Sibson)

Menston - February 2015 (report by Dina Dixon)

Stage 5 of the Minster Way - January 2015 (report by Bill Payne)

Satge 4 of the Minster Way - January 2015 (report by Jim Eldon)

Stage 3 of the Minster Way: Huggate to Bishop Wilton - January 2015

Welburn - December 2014 (report by Dina Dixon)

Stage 2 of the Minster Way: Lockington to Huggate - November 2014 (report by Maureen Hewitt)

Stage 1 of the Minster Way - November 2014 (report by Jim Eldon)

Middlesmoor - October 2014 (report by Barbara Campbell)

Sewerby Hall - October 2014 (report by Jim Eldon)

Stamford Bridge - October 2014 (report by Jim Eldon)

Horton In Ribblesdale - September 2014 (report by Liz Sibson)

Beamsley Beacon - September 2014 (report by Lynn Dickie)

Swinsty And Fewston - August 2014 (report by Marian G Peaker)

Dark Peak - August 2014 (report by Lynn Dickie)

Bransdale - August 2014 (report by Jim Eldon)

Upper Nidderdale - July 2014 (report by Ian And Judi Morris)

North Yorks Moors - July 2014 (report by Maureen Hewitt)

Osmotherley - June 2014 (report by Barbara Campbell)

West Witton - June 2014 (report by Marian G Peaker)

Mossdale Falls - May 2014 (report by Bill Payne)

Hawarth To Hebden Bridge - May 2014 (report by Liz Sibson)

Bolton Abbey - Simons Seat - April 2014 (report by Marian G Peaker)

Peak District - March 2014 (report by Tom Derivan)

Roseberry Topping - March 2014 (report by Tom Derivan)

Leeds Country Way Stage 06 - February 2014 (report by Tom Derivan)

Leeds Country Way Stage 05 - February 2014 (report by Tom Derivan)

Leeds Country Way Stage 04 - January 2014 (report by Tom Derivan)

Leeds Country Way Stage 03 - January 2014 (report by Tom Derivan)

Leeds Country Way Stage 02 - December 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Leeds Country Way Stage 01 - November 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Wild Boar Fell - November 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Peak District - October 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Ingleborough - October 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Whernside - September 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Pen-Y-Ghent - September 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

High Cup Nick - August 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Stanza Stones Stage 5 - August 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Stanza Stones Stage 4 - July 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Stanza Stones Stage 3 - July 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Stanza Stones Stage 2 - June 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Stanza Stones Stage 1 - May 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Malham - May 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Dales High Way 2 - April 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Howardian Hills - April 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Dales High Way - April 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Wayramdale - April 2013 (report by Liz Sibson)

Rievaulx Abbey - March 2013 (report by Ken Hawlor)

Ribblehead - Horton - January 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Pateley Bridge - January 2013 (report by Tom Derivan)

Stanza Stones Stage 3 - December 2012 (report by Tom Derivan)

Osmotherley - December 2012 (report by Jim Eldon)

Stanza Stones Stage 2 - November 2012 (report by Tom Derivan)

Stanza Stones Stage 1 - November 2012 (report by Tom Derivan)

Marsden Circular - November 2012 (report by Mary Till)

Stokesley - October 2012 (report by Judi Morris)

Horton Pen Y Ghent - October 2012 (report by Mary Till) Back to Top