Aspire Ashover at Ashover
Walking Event, Fri 12 May 2017, free entry
Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre
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This walk explores the amazing countryside around the village of Ashover. Join our local history enthusiast and discover links to the civil war and industrial heritage. You will get glimpses of the church spire from points along the route and we’ll finish at a local hostelry that has a thriving micro-brewery.
5-6 miles, moderate, 1-5 stiles
Last few tickets remaining!
Meet at Ashover Parish Hall Car Park, Milken Lane, Ashover, Chesterfield. S45 0BA
Children welcome (must be accompanied by an adult if under 16)
Dogs allowed on a lead
Toilet available on route
Not accessible by public transport
Ordnance Survey grid reference: SK 352 631
Organised by Ashover footpaths and Bridleway Committee
Not pushchair/wheelchair accessible
|Fri 12 May 2017||18:00 to 20:30|
- Chesterfield Area Walking Festival
SK 348630 53.16298 -1.48094
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and take A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At roundabout (traffic light controlled) select left lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select left lane and take 1st exit (continuous lane). At traffic lights select middle lane and go straight on. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Matalan) select left lane and take 2nd exit (A619). Follow road for approx 1½ miles and, at Morrison's roundabout select left lane and take 1st exit (Walton Road). At mini roundabout go straight on and follow road to top of hill. At traffic lights, select right lane and turn right (A632, Matlock Road). Follow road for approx 5 miles, entering Kelstedge. Take left turn before Kestedge Inn, (B6036, signposted Ashover). Follow road for approx 1 mile to centre of village.
Follow A617 to Chesterfield, then follow route from North/South.
Follow A619 to Chesterfield and, at Morrison's roundabout, take 3rd exit (Walton Road). Then follow route from North/South.
: 8 miles from Chesterfield station
- Coach parties accepted
- Gift shop
- On-site catering
- On-site light refreshments
- Telephone (public)
- Children welcome
- Dogs accepted