Other Websites

Sign Up & Request

Chesterfield Canal Walking Festival 2021

Type:Walking Festival

Various starting points on the Chesterfield Canal
Close window

Call direct on:

Tel01246 477569

Walking on the Chesterfield Canal

About

 

Following the continued success of the Chesterfield Canal Walking Festival, the festival will be returning in September 2021 with walks from various points along the entire 46 miles from Chesterfield to West Stockwith.

There will be a great variety of lengths and different times of day from which to choose and lots of speciality walks including History, Wildlife, Engineering, Nature, Restoration and Family Friendly.

Full details will be published on the Chesterfield Canal Trust website and in a brochure. 

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Assistance dogs welcome

COVID-19 Response

  • COVID-19 measures in place

Opening Times

Season (11 Sept 2021 - 19 Sept 2021)
Monday - SundayOpen

* There are several walks on each day, starting at various times.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Walks start at various locations in and around the Canal. Please see the individual walks for detailed directions. Each walk has a postcode for SatNav users and an Ordnance Survey grid reference for map users.

Public Transport Directions

Many walks are accessible by public transport.

Follow us

What's Nearby

  1. Ringwood Hall Hotel

    Ringwood Hall Hotel is an award winning splendid Georgian Manor House, AA 3 Star…

    0.62 miles away
  2. Old Rectory Guest House

    A grade 2 listed building, once the home of the rector of Staveley, Sir William Gisborn.…

    1.13 miles away
  3. Travelodge Chesterfield

    Our Chesterfield hotel is a short drive out of the centre of Chesterfield.
    All standard…

    2.08 miles away
  4. Casa Hotel

    New service; Dining at home -Collection & Delivery Service. Please see our website
    Casa…

    2.19 miles away
  1. Acorns Guest House

    A spacious, homely detached guesthouse overlooking a beautiful mature garden. Private…

    2.67 miles away
  2. Carpenters Lodge

    Carpenters Lodge is in the village of Marsh Lane on the edge of the Peak District…

    2.87 miles away
  3. Premier Inn Chesterfield Town Centre

    Set right in the heart of Chesterfield, the former Chesterfield Coop Department Store has…

    2.94 miles away
  4. The Pottery Flat

    A quality self contained flat on the road into the Peak District. Comprising three…

    3.56 miles away
  5. Fox’s Place

    Modern spacious well equipped property in Brampton. Near main route to town centre and…

    3.86 miles away
  6. The Barn at Oxcroft Farm

    Designer kitchen and bathroom, laundry room, snug with log burner and two double bedrooms…

    4.14 miles away
  7. The Barn at Woodland View

    This beautiful detached barn conversion has been charmingly renovated, retaining and…

    4.39 miles away
  8. Church Villa B and B

    Church Villa is a 17th Century cottage with a large private garden. Guests enjoy well…

    4.53 miles away
  9. Hills Farm Cottage

    Hills Farm Cottage is set in 38 acres of the owner's farmland which is used for keeping…

    4.97 miles away
  10. Twin Oaks Hotel

    Twin Oaks is located just off Junction 29 of the M1 motorway. Ideally positioned for…

    5.31 miles away
  11. Cowclose Barn

    Two holiday cottages in a converted barn offer modern facilities but retain original…

    5.68 miles away
  12. Cruck Barn Cottage

    Located above the pretty village of Barlow, five miles west of Chesterfield, "Cruck Barn…

    5.85 miles away
Previous Next

Related

Tapton Lock Visitor Centre and John Varley BoatTapton Lock Visitor Centre, ChesterfieldThe Visitor Centre is open to the public for information, refreshments, gifts, books and maps. Within easy reach of Chesterfield town centre, it is located on the 350 mile long Trans-Pennine Trail and beside the Chesterfield Canal.

Hollingwood HubHollingwood Hub, ChesterfieldHollingwood Hub houses the offices of the Canal Trust in the old Hollingwood Lock House and also includes Katey's Coffee Shop and a Meeting Room, which is available for hire.

Chesterfield CanalChesterfield Canal, ChesterfieldChesterfield Canal was surveyed by James Brindley and opened in 1777. The collapse of the Norwood Tunnel cut off the section of the Canal from Chesterfield but the Trust is working hard to restore this section. Narrowboat cruises are available.

Follow Us...