image for Walking Event item typeGlapwell, Scarcliffe and Hillstown Circular at Glapwell

Walking Event, Sat 6 May 2017, free entry




Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre

01246 345777/8


The Hill,
S44 5LX

Events at this Venue


An easy walk on Bolsover edge with stunning views and no stiles. Walking on footpaths, bridleways and quiet country lanes, we’ll discover Palterton and Scarcliffe before returning via Hillstown and along the edge to Glapwell.
6 miles, leisurely, no stiles

Meet at Young Vanish Pub, The Hill, Glapwell, Chesterfield. S44 5NB
Children welcome (must be accompanied by an adult if under 16)
Dogs allowed on a lead
Bring a packed lunch
Not accessible by public transport
Circular walk
Free parking
Ordnance Survey grid reference: SK 479 661
Organised by Joan Westwod

Walk Route: Circular

Access: Not pushchair/wheelchair accessible

Duration: 3½ hours

Miles: 6

On-site cateringOn-site light refreshments

Children welcomeDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 6 May 2017 10:00 to 13:30


Free entry



See location of Glapwell on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 384711  Lat: 53.23554 Long: -1.42613

From North/South
Leave M1 at junction 29 and take A617 towards Mansfield. Follow road for approx 2 miles to Glapwell.

From East
Follow A617 through Mansfield (follow signs for Chesterfield). At traffic lights (Rutland Arms), go straight on. At next traffic lights (Industrial Estate), go straight on. At next traffic lights (new housing estate) go straight on. At next traffic lights go straight on (dual carriageway). At roundabout take 2nd exit (A617). Follow road for approx 1½ miles to Glapwell.

From West
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. When carriageway divides select right hand lane and at next roundabout take 3rd exit. At next roundabout (traffic light controlled) select left lane and take 2nd exit (A617). In approx 4 miles reach M1 motorway roundabout. Take 3rd exit (A617 signposted Mansfield). Follow road for approx 2 miles to Glapwell.

Accessible by Public Transport: 8 miles from Chesterfield station


  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
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