Latest News: Read more



Chris' 40th Anniversary Walk: Vimy Ridge and Cotgrave Wolds

Sun 24th Mar 2024

Walk Details:

Event Type
Group Walk
Region / Area
Central England / Notts.
Local Group
Sherwood
Distance
15ml.
Start Time
Start: 9.00 am
Route
Meet: Grantham Canal c.p (free), Main Road, near Cotgrave, Notts. NG12 3HB Map: Exp: 260 (Nottingham) What3Words feeds.pets.plan

Grantham Canal, Cotgrave, Clipston, Blackberry Hill, Cotgrave Forest, Kinlton Wolds, Vimy Ridge Farm, Owthorpe & Grantham Canal. Tracks & trails plus footpaths and towpaths

General Notes
40 years ago in March 1984 Chris led one of the first Sherwood group walks which was in this area supported by a contingent of High Peak members including the late Tom Baker, Carmel Baker and Alec Horne. Chris remembers heavy rain at the start which gave way to ice cold gusts & clear blue skies. Hopefully, forty-years later we will keep the blue skies as a weather event but this time with warming rays of sunshine!
Start and Finish

Entry Details:

Cost

Maps:

You can use the interactive controls to zoom in and out and to move around the map, or click on a marker for more info. (interactive map help)

Show Hostel Accommodation

Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.

Accommodation within 20 km of this Event:


This website uses cookies

To comply with EU Directives we are informing you that our website uses cookies for services such as memberships and Google Analytics.

Your data is completely safe and we do not record any personally identifiable information.

Please click the button to acknowledge and approve our use of cookies during your visit.

Learn more about the Cookie Law