Strelley Village and Cossall circular

Walk distance: 4 miles Difficulty: Easy- all on the flat and really doesn’t feel like 4 miles! Pub stop: The Broad Oak- Strelley Village (just down from start and end point) Starting point: Lay by off Main Street, Strelley Village Download the route map here. Just a few miles from the hustle and bustle ofContinue reading “Strelley Village and Cossall circular”

Hemlock Stone circular walk

Walk distance: 4 miles Difficulty: Leisurely- all flat Pub stop: No pubs on this walk Starting point: Bramcote Park car park- NG9 3JT Download the route map here. This walk starts at Bramcote Park car park. It is a reasonably large car park, and free all day. When you have parked up, follow the road to theContinue reading “Hemlock Stone circular walk”

Attenborough Nature Reserve

Walk distance: 2.6 miles Difficulty: Leisurely- all flat Pub stop: No pubs on this walk Starting point: Attenborough Nature Reserve car park – NG9 6DY (£3 all day) Download the route map here. You’d be forgiven for forgetting that this luscious reserve is situated just 7 km outside of Nottingham City Centre, and reached by drivingContinue reading “Attenborough Nature Reserve”

Mam Tor from Castleton

Walk distance: 7 miles Difficulty: Moderate Pub stop: We didn’t have a pub stop on this walk, but there are plenty of lovely places in Castleton, including The Blueberry Café in the car park which serves delicious ice cream. It was really warm when we went, so we were able to sit with our feetContinue reading “Mam Tor from Castleton”

Circular Cossall canal walk

Walk distance: 3 miles Difficulty: Easy Pub stop: We didn’t have a pub stop on this walk Starting point: Council car park off Cossall Road (free parking) Download the route map here. This is a very pleasant walk which follows well trodden paths and bridleways. You’ll follow the Erewash Valley Trail taking in the scenery ofContinue reading “Circular Cossall canal walk”