Nordic Walking Taster Session at Chesterfield Canal
Walking Event, Thu 11 May 2017, free entry
Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre
Events at this Venue
Nordic Walking is a safe, fun and sociable way to improve your fitness! Have a go at Europe’s fastest growing fitness activity whilst enjoying the Chesterfield countryside. Nordic walking is suitable for all ages and Nordic walking poles are available for the session. Join us for a coffee in the visitor centre after your walk.
1-2 miles, leisurely, no stiles
Meet at Tapton Lock Visitor Centre, Lockoford Lane, Chesterfield. S41 7JB
No dogs allowed
Toilet available on route (if relevant)
Accessible by public transport
Number 90 at 10:39 from Cavendish Street (stop T1), arrives Tesco at 10:46 (walk under subway to Tapton Lock
Number 90 at 12:20 from Tesco, arrives Chesterfield at 12:28
Check details on www.travelineeastmidlands.co.uk
Ordnance Survey grid reference: SK 387 729
Organised by Chesterfield Nordic Walking
Not pushchair/wheelchair accessible
|Thu 11 May 2017||11:00 to 12:00|
- Chesterfield Area Walking Festival
SK 387729 53.25250 -1.42096
Limited parking on the road
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and follow A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select right hand lane and take 4th exit (A61, signposted Sheffield). At next roundabout (traffic light controlled, Tesco) select right hand lane and take 3rd exit (Lockoford Lane). Tapton Lock on right.
Follow A617 to M1 motorway junction, then follow route from North/South.
Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights, go straight on. At roundabout select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A632). Turn immediately left into slip road to A61 (signposted Sheffield). At next roundabout (traffic light controlled, Tesco) take 3rd exit (Lockoford Lane). Tapton Lock on right.
: 1 mile from Chesterfield station
- Coach parties accepted
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
- Gift shop
- On-site light refreshments
- Picnic site
- Public toilets
- Accepts groups