image for Walking Event item typeNordic Walking Taster Session at Poolsbrook Country Park

Walking Event, Sun 7 May 2017, free entry

Nordic walking

Nordic walking

Contact

Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre

01246 345777/8

Address

Meadows Drive,
Poolsbrook,
Chesterfield,
Derbyshire,
S43 3LH

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Details

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 coffee in the café after your walk.
1-2 miles, leisurely, no stiles

Meet at Poolsbrook Country Park Car Park, Pavilion Drive, Poolsbrook, Chesterfield. S43 3WL
BOOKING ESSENTIAL
No dogs allowed
Toilet available on route
Not accessible by public transport
Free parking
Ordnance Survey grid reference: SK 435 736
Organised by Chesterfield Nordic Walking

Walk Route: Circular Walk

Access: Not pushchair/wheelchair accessible

Duration: 1 hour

Miles: 2

On-site light refreshmentsPostboxPublic toiletsTelephone (public)

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 7 May 2017 11:00 to 12:00

Prices

Free entry

Location

Directions

See location of Poolsbrook Country Park on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 439736  Lat: 53.25758 Long: -1.34339

From North/South
Leave M1 motorway at junction 30 and take A616 (signposted Chesterfield and Worksop). At roundabout take 4th exit (A619, signposted Chesterfield). Follow road apporx 2 miles. Turn left (Fan road). Follow round to mini roundabout. Go straight ahead (Erin Road). Take 3rd right turn (Meadows Drive). Take next left turn in to Poolsbrook Country Park.

From East
Follow A617 to M1 motorway. At roundabout take 4th exit (M1 northbound). Leave M1 motorway at junction 30 and follow route from North/South.

From West
Follow A619 into Chesterfield. At Matalan roundabout (traffic light controlled) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. At traffic lights keep left and go straight on. At roundabout select right hand lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select left lane and take first turning (A61). At traffic light controlled roundabout (Tesco) select right hand lane and take 4th exit (A619, signposted Brimington). Select right hand lane and, at next roundabout (Sainsbury's) take 2nd exit (A619). Follow road to Brimington. Passing shops select left hand lane. Keep left passing church on left and follow road as bends left. Continue on A619 to Staveley (approx 1 mile). At roundabout go straight ahead. At roundabout take 3th exit. Take 3rd exit (Fan Road). Follow round to mini roundabout. Go straight ahead (Erin Road). Take 3rd right turn (Meadows Drive). Take next left turn in to Poolsbrook Country Park.

Accessible by Public Transport: 5 miles from Chesterfield station

Facilities

  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
 
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