WALKS PROGRAMME 2019

Just turn up. No need to book. Unless stated otherwise, bus departure times are from Sheffield Interchange, the main bus station in central Sheffield.

For information email goodcompanionsrambling@gmail.com or phone 07719 925 654

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Met Office Warnings

Peak District Weather Forecast – Derwent Valley

Peak District Weather Forecast – Summits

Peak District Weather Forecast – Langsett Barn and Howden Moors

Peak District Mountain Weather Forecasts


2019 Walks

Walks changed since 2019 booklet was published-

18 August and 22 September – Revised bus 218 timetable

25 August – Due to rail replacement work there are no trams to Middlewood.

For this walk catch the SL1a bus from Commercial Street (CG2) 09:08 to Wharncliffe Side.

No need to change bus at Middlewood – it runs through to
Deepcar/Stocksbridge.


Updated 2019 Walks Programme.

SUNDAY 18th August

09:40 (NOT 09:30) No. 218 bus to Bakewell, for a round walk to finish at Bakewell. 10-11 miles. [Bus time checked 07/07/19 by MFM]

SUNDAY 25th August

09:06 Yellow Tram from Cathedral to Middlewood, then 09:26 SL1 bus to Wharncliffe Side (Green Lane), More Hall Res, Broomhead Res, White Lee Moor, Bradfield. 10 miles.

NOTE:- Tram rail replacement works at the university corner on Glossop Road – Buses will replace Yellow trams between Fitzalan Square and Middlewood so planned connection with SL bus will need considering. Detailed timetables for replacement buses are issued very late so check your emails and this website.

Note :- Leader will join at Middlewood.

SUNDAY 1st September

09:00 No. 273 bus to Fairholmes, Pike Low, Lost Lad, Back Tor, Dukes Road, High Bradfield. 11 miles. [Bus time checked 07/07/19 by MFM]

SUNDAY 8th September

09:00 No. 273 bus to Ladybower War Memorial, Hagg Side, Rowlee Farm, Rowlee Bridge, Roman Road, Edale End, Hope. 8 miles. [Bus time checked 07/07/19 by MFM]

Note :- Ascents and Descents.

SUNDAY 15th September

Sheffield Walking Festival – Details Later

SUNDAY 22nd September

09:40 (NOT 09:30) No. 218 bus to Bakewell, for a round walk to finish at Bakewell. 7-8 miles. [Bus time checked 07/07/19 by MFM]

SUNDAY 29th September

08:32 No. X5 bus to Laughton Common, Slade Hooton, Roche Abbey, Stone, Firbeck, Dinnington. 10 miles. [Bus time checked 07/07/19 by MFM]

SUNDAY 6th October

AGM Details Later


More walks changed since 2019 booklet was published-

October – October 13th 10:37 NOT 10:31, October 27th 09:54 NOT 09:57.

 November – November 3rd 08:30 NOT 09:00, November 24th 09:40 NOT 09:40.

December – December 1st 08:54 NOT 08:55, (reminder 1st and 8th December are swapped over), December 22nd 09:40 NOT 09:00

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