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Sunday, 29th April 2018   CONSALL TO IPSTONES    11 miles  6 hrs   Grade 2
Start Time: 10:00am    Grid Ref: SJ994483. From A520 turn onto A522 at Wetley Rocks, right turn into Consall Lane, follow signs for Consall Hall, after passing turnings for the Hall follow road to right for the nature park. Nearest postcode is ST9 0BE.
Starting at Consll nature Park we cross the Churnet Valley railway then head up to the farm to see the lambs. Afterwards we go into Ipstones village, then descend to the Caldon canal. Possible two pub stops depending on time. Most likely still to be wet and muddy in places so gaiters advised. Lunch required.
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Points to Remember:
1. Please call the walk leader before the walk in case any details have changed.
2. Make sure that you are suitably dressed for the weather. Remember that some walks are on exposed high land and the weather can be cold and wet. Denim jeans are not suitable for high-level walks.
3. Dogs are welcome but only with the prior agreement of the walk leader
4. If the walk leader decides to shorten the walk then that decision is final and is not open to negotiation. The leader will only do this when there is a good reason for doing so.
5. Even if a walk does not state packed lunch, it is always advisable to bring something to eat and drink.
6. If transport is shared, please provide the driver with a share of the fuel costs.
7. Non RA members are welcome to join us for 3 walks before being asked to join the RA. There are no exceptions to this.
8. Regrettably, due to the nature of the Sunday programme, we are unable to accept children on our these walks.
9. Children are welcome on Family Friendly walks.
10. Web site address: www.staffs-walkers.org.uk
11. You are responsible for your own safety at all times.

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