What’s On

May
6
Sat
2017
Only One Fall Today – A Guided Walk @ Denby Dale Railway Station
May 6 all-day

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This is a station to station walk from Denby Dale to Silkstone Common.

Trains: Huddersfield 09:13am, Shepley 09:31am, Sheffield 08:36am, Meadowhall 08:42am, Barnsley 09:01, Penistone 09:18am

Distance: 9.5 miles

Walk Leader: David Cook

A pleasant walk through varied landscapes via Lower Denby, Gunthwaite Mill and Silkstone Falls.

May
20
Sat
2017
A Dodworth Circular – Guided Walk @ Dodworth
May 20 @ 09:10 – 16:00

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Trains: Huddersfield 08:08am, Denby Dale 08:34am, Penistone 08:42am, Sheffield 08:36am, Barnsley 09:01am

Walk Leader: Joy Rawlings

Distance: 10 Miles

A circular route taking in the beautiful Partridge Dale.

 

Jun
3
Sat
2017
Can’t See Wood for Trees! – Guided Walk @ Chapeltown
Jun 3 @ 09:20 – 16:00

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Trains: Huddersfield 08:08am, Penistone 08:42 am, Barnsley 08:58am, Sheffield 09:06am

Walk Leader: John Harker

Distance 10 Miles

A walk linking woodlands, to catch the last of the Spring Flowers. Out via Westwood Country Park, Wortley Park, Finkle Street to Thurgoland Bridge.

Following the Don Valley through Romtickle, Oxspring over Willow Bridge to end on a section of the Trans Pennine Trail.

Jun
10
Sat
2017
Short & Hopefully, Still Smelling Sweet – Short Walk @ Meadowhall (Interchange Bus Station)
Jun 10 @ 10:30 – 15:00

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Trains: Huddersfield 09:13am, Penistone 09:44am, Barnsley 10:00am, Meadowhall 10:20am, Sheffield 09:53am

Walk Leader: John Harker

Distance: 7 miles

The first in an occasional series of shorter walks.

An easy paced walk along the canal to Rotherham for a visit to Chantry Chapel on the Bridge, returning via Bradgate Park, Kimberworth cemetery and Blackburn Meadows sewage farm! (Rendezvous in Interchange bus station at bottom of stairs)

 

 

Jun
11
Sun
2017
Penistone Gala @ Penistone High street and Penistone Show Ground
Jun 11 @ 12:00 – 17:00

Jun
17
Sat
2017
Stately Progress! A Circular Walk @ Darton Railway Station
Jun 17 @ 09:45 – 16:00

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Trains: Huddersfield 08:08am, Shepley 08:27am, Penistone 08:42am (to change at Barnsley 09:34am) to Darton

Walk Leader:Judith Parkes

Distance 10 Miles

A circular walk through rolling countryside taking in the parklands of Bretton Hall, Yorkshire Sculpture Park and Cawthorne.

Jun
24
Sat
2017
Off The Beaten Track – A short Guided Walk… @ Silkstone Common Railway Station
Jun 24 @ 10:15 – 15:00

 

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Walk details

Trains: from Sheffield 09:36am , from Barnsley 10:01am, from Huddersfield 09:13am, from Penistone 09:44am

Distance of walk: 6 miles

Walk leader: John Harker

A walk South towards the Don Valley, using some little used footpaths. Use ’em or lose ’em!

 

Jul
1
Sat
2017
Dodworth to Silkstone Common! @ Dodworth railway Station
Jul 1 @ 09:10 – 16:00

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Trains: Huddersfield 09:08am, Denby dale 08:34am, Penistone 08:42am, Sheffield 08:36am, Barnsley 09:01am

Walk Leader: Joy Rawlings

Distance: 10 Miles

A pleasant walk in the lovely countryside surrounding Cannon Hall and Cawthorne.

Jul
15
Sat
2017
Another Windmill on the Hill @ Barnetby
Jul 15 @ 09:55 – 16:00

 

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Trains: From Huddersfield 06:10am connecting to 08:03am train from Sheffield to Barnetby.

Walk Leader: Stuart Parker

Distance 7 Miles

Supporting the Saturdays-only limited train service on the iconic Brigg Line we stroll around Barnetby before visiting the last remaining postmill in the North of England at Wrawby with views over the Ancholme Valley.  Explore the delightful town of Brigg during the afternoon, before return trains.

Jul
29
Sat
2017
From Fossil Fuel to Renewable Energy! A Guided Walk @ Woodhouse
Jul 29 @ 10:00 – 16:00

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Trains:Huddersfield 08:08am, Penistone 08:42am, Barnsley 08:58am, Meadowhall 09:20am, Sheffield to Darnall and Woodhouse.

Walker Leader: John Harker

Distance 10 Miles

A walk through sites linked to generating energy by one means or another. From waterpower to coppice woodland that fuelled the Industrial Revolution and from coal mines to wind turbines.

 

Aug
5
Sat
2017
Going for a Burton! @ Shepley
Aug 5 @ 09:40 – 16:00