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Red: Gritstone Trail, Gun & Rubyard Reservoir

1 March 09:15-15:30

Gritstone Trail, Gun & Rubyard Reservoir 1st March 2020
Grade Red Number of dogs allowed: None

This is a long with small amount of ascent walk in a beautiful area. Soon after leaving the parking we will join the Gritstone trail and then onto the Dane Valley Way, then we head south and find out way up a small hill “Gun”. We continue southwards until we reach Staffordshire Moorlands Walks path and then head towards Rubyard village and then along the reservoir back to the car park.









Meeting time: 08:00 Meeting Place: Old Hall
Walk starts: 09:15 Walk finishes: 15:30
Distance: 22km Duration (incl stops): 06:15
Ascent: 430m Highest point 385m Gun
Terrain: Easy tracks, grass, minor roads
Map/Area: White Peak Area
Starting point Railway car park, Station Lane, Rushton Spencer, SK11 0QU ; SJ936:624

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Walk Leader Chris Lowe


Let the walk leader know of any relevant medical conditions

Refer to the Handbook for walk related information and specifically for recommended walking equipment https://ohwc.org.uk/kit-list/ and safety information https://ohwc.org.uk/safety/

Remember you are responsible for being properly equipped

Ensure you have the walk leader’s phone number in case of an emergency

If you become detached from the group STOP, call out; try contacting group by phone or text. If no contact return to the last place you were with the group. Wait 30 mins repeatedly trying to make contact. After 30 mins seek help and/or make your own way safely.


1 March
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Rushton Spencer Railway car park
Station Lane
Rushton Spencer, SK11 0QU
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