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Mucky Hands and Muddy Boots

Type:Walking Event

Hardwick Hall
Doe Lea
Doe Lea
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S44 5QJ
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Mucky Hands and Muddy Boots

About

Part of the Chesterfield Area Walking Festival

This is a family friendly walk

Come and explore spring in action, using all your senses. Hunt for mini-beasts, see what colours are around, and test your sense of balance on our natural play trail. Why not visit our Stableyard facilities for refreshments after the walk?

Meet at Hardwick Stableyard, Doe Lea, Chesterfield. S44 5QJ
BOOKING ESSENTIAL
Circular walk
No stiles
Grading: Easty
Ordnance Survey grid reference: SK 462 634
Organised by National Trust Hardwick

Guide Prices

Free of charge

Facilities

Site Features

  • National Trust Property

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted - Dogs allowed on a lead
  • Public toilets - Toilet available en route

Children

  • Children welcome - Young walkers under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Routes

  • Accessibility of route - Not accessible for wheelchairs or pushchairs
  • Length of route (miles) - 2 miles
  • Typical duration of route - 2½ hrs

Opening Times

Season (12 May 2018)
DayTimes
Saturday10:00 - 12:30

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Hardwick Hall is approx 2 miles from junction 29 of M1 motorway

From North/South Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and take A6175 (signposted Clay Cross). Take first turning on left (following brown signs for Hardwick Hall). Follow road for approx 1 mile and turn left passing underneath M1 motorway. Follow road past Stainsby Mill and turn right onto Hardwick Estate. Follow brown signs to car park.

From East Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway and take 2nd exit at roundabout (A6175), then follow route from North/South.

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. At roundabout select right lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout (traffic light controlled) select left lane and take 2nd exit (A617). Stay on A617 to M1 motorway junction (approx 4 miles) and, at roundabout select right lane and take 5th exit (A6175, signposted Clay Cross). Then follow route from North/South. The nearest railway station is Chesterfield, which is 8 miles away.

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