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Sunday, 11th November 2018   GRADBACH    10 miles  5 hrs   Grade 2
Start Time: 10:00am    Grid Ref: SJ998663. We start from gradbach carpark post ade sk170ju this is a free car park.. When you climb up to words the winking man follow the signs on the left hand side for gradbach on approaching you will see a youth hostal sign follow that and the car park is on the right
We start the walk from gradbach carpark then a tough little climb out towards birchenclough from there we will have 11 at a flying fortress crash site there isn't hardly anything left just a memorial from there we go down to wildboarclough and have a cheeky pint in the crag in.. From there to Cumberland Brook taking in then back to gradbach with a quick stop to three shire heads enroute.. This is a lovely scenic walk with a tough start 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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