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Sunday, 17th November 2019   ALSTONEFIELD AND DOVEDALE JAUNT    8 miles  5 hrs   Grade 2
Start Time: 10:00am    Grid Ref: SK131555. There are 3 car parks in Alstonefield (all should be free) we will start the walk by The George Pub.
The walks begins (with the promise of a well earned drink at the end of the walk) by The George in Alstonefield. From here we meander across fields with panoramic views (weather permitting) towards Stanshope. We amble on towards the River Dove heading for a bridge shot at Ilam Rock before making our way to Dove Holes caves. From there we climb up Nabs Dale and head towards Alsop en le Dale again rewarded with spectacular views. From Alsop we join the Tissington Trail (dodging cyclists) before joining the River Dove again, to bimble back to Alstonefield via Milldale. Gaiter advisable. Lunch required.
Walk leader: Kate & Matt 07917 225699 GoogleMaps   Area Map    Start Point Map


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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