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Walk number 51 - Nordic Walking Taster Session Tapton Lock

Type:Walking Event

Tapton Lock Visitor Centre
Lockoford Lane
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S41 7JB
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Walk number 51 - Nordic Walking Taster Session Tapton Lock

About

Part of the Chesterfield Canal Walking Festival

This will help you understand just how beneficial Nordic Walking can be and how it is far more than just walking with poles! Get a taste of how light you will feel on your feet, how the whole body is mobilised and why you need to take the time to learn the technique. Poles will be provided.

Meet at Tapton Lock Visitor Centre, Lockoford Lane, Chesterfield. S41 7JB
Booking essential – booking opens 4 June 2018
Circular walk
Ordnance Survey Grid Reference SK 435 751
Grading Easy
Refreshments at Visitor Centre

Guide Prices

Free of charge

Facilities

Property Facilities

  • Public toilets

Parking

  • Free Parking

Routes

  • Length of route (miles) - 2 miles
  • Typical duration of route - 1 hour

Opening Times

Season (23 Sept 2018)
DayTimes
Sunday14:30 - 15:30

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From North/South Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and take 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 (Tesco’s) select middle lane and take 3rd exit (brown sign for Tapton Lock). Park on street.

From East Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway and take 3rd exit (A617 signposted Chesterfield), then follow route from North/South.

From West Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Matalan) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights, go straight on. Stay in left lane and, at roundabout, select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A632). Turn immediately left onto slip road to A61 (signposted Sheffield). At next roundabout (Tesco’s) select middle lane and take 3rd exit (brown sign for Tapton Lock). Park on street.

Public Transport Directions

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