Upcoming Walks and Events in Sheffield

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We organise midweek health & healthier walks, Thursday evening walks during the spring & summer months, fortnightly Saturday walks and weekly Sunday walks. These all vary in length, and location, a list of our upcoming walks can be found below:

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For details of meeting point and postcode of the walk you wish to join us on a minimum 48 hours before the the start, a one off £2 registration fee applies.

Please Note: For safety reasons a walk labeled as Strenuous in the Description is only available to current members.

 Please Bring a Packed Lunch and Drink (except Wednesdays and Thursday Evenings)

Print off a registration health form HERE and bring completed to the start of the walk, we have spare forms if you dont have a printer.

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Wednesday 15 August 2018

Weekly Health Walk - Grenoside

Difficulty: EASY- 3-4 - 2 hr

Details: Various routes from Chapeltown can sometimes be moderate

Start time: 10.00am 

New Members

 Contact us a minimum 48 hours before for meeting point


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Thursday 16 August 2018 evening

Greno Chase

Difficulty: MODERATE- 4.5 - 2 hr

Details: The walk is an easy/moderate walk of 4.5miles starting from the car park. We then enter Wharncliffe woods following good paths we emerge onto farmland and a short climb takes us back to Woodhead Road.

Start time: 6:45pm 

New Members

 Contact us a minimum 48 hours before for meeting point


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Saturday 18 August 2018 

Denby Dale

Difficulty: MODERATE- 7.5 mile - 4hr 

Details: We walk along well-defined paths through heathland, woodlands and fields from our starting point in Upper Denby

Start time: 11:00

 New Members

 Contact us a minimum 48 hours before for meeting point


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Sunday 19 August 2018

Spooky Woods Steppin Stones

Difficulty: MODERATE - 5.5 miles - 2.5 hr

Details: A pleasant mix of riverside paths, woodlands, open countryside and country lanes with a little bit of a challenge thrown in.

Advisory: Section down through the woods involves a tricky, steep, downhill descent on a narrow path over rocks and many exposed tree roots before re-crossing the Don on the second set of stepping stones. Not recommended if you’re not confident with this type of terrain.

Start time: 11:00am

New Members

 Contact us a minimum 48 hours before for meeting point


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More walks..

Walks below are subject to change 

August 2018

Wednesday 22nd – Chapeltown Health Walk – 3-4 Miles

Thursday 23rd – Rotherham Sheffield Canal – 6 Miles

Sunday 26th – Cresswell Crags – 8 Miles

Wednesday 29th – Chapeltown Health Walk – 3-4 Miles

Thursday 30th – Greno Woods – 4 Miles (evening)

 

September 2018

 

Saturday 1st Barnborough – 6 Miles

Sunday 2nd – Kinder Scout – 10 Miles * Members Only *

Wednesday 5th – Chapeltown Health Walk – 3-4 Miles

Thursday 6th – Don Valley Stage 5 – 7.5 Miles

Sunday 9th – Derwent Edge – 9 Miles

Wednesday 12th – Chapeltown Health Walk – 3-4 Miles

Thursday 13th – Hooton Pagnall – 5 Miles (evening)

Saturday 15th – TBA

Sunday 16th – Glossop Bleaklow – 9 Miles * Members Only *

Wednesday19th - – Cleethorpes - 7.5 miles

Thursday 20th – Crystal Palace – 5.5 Miles

Social Events

Exlusive to our registered members

We source out and subsidise great deals for social events anything from meals out, Ten Pin Bowling, Murder Mysteries, Live Entertainment, Casino nights, Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Days out in York, Whitby, Flamborough & Llandudno, Ghost walks, Crown Green bowling, Yorkshire Mining Museum, The Deep in Hull, Disco themed nights to weekends away where we have 3 walks of suitability each day from Easy, Moderate and Strenurous, so there is something for eveyone.

2018 will see our weekend away based in Skipton

Over the years we have had some fantastic group holiday too, no more paying out for expensive singles holidays and all with the option of planned walks, or for our members just to relax and enjoy the sun, countries visited by our shamblers on tour include Turkey, Tunisia, Egypt, Greece and Gran Canaria.

 

Details of our events can be found on our  forum once you have formally joined us.

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Peak District in winter
 

Why not join us?

A one off £2 joining fee on your first walk is all it costs, after this all walks are free, you remain a member as long as you attend a walk within a 3 month period.

On each walk we have an optional £1 50/50 raffle draw this enables us to get a few funds so we can subsidise socials and trips as well as maintain this website and our indemnity insurance. Again its optional. everyone associated with the planning and running of The Shamblers and all our walk leaders are dedicated volunteers.

 

 

 

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