Sunday, 9 September 2018

Walk Whaley to Buxton 09/09/2018

In a change to the published program due to Mark B. work commitments,  Sandra H. and Jack M. stepped up to lead a linear walk from Whaley Bridge to Buxton. Then in Buxton some went for a drink and some had a meal.
Route :- Following the new Peak District Boundary path all the way.
Whaley Bridge to Todd Brooke reservoir, S to Taxal church E then S following river Goyt. South east bank of Fernilee then Errwood Reservoirs E then S along disused railway line. At Bishops lane left E then S through Cavendish Golf course, into Pavilion Gardens The Kings Head and nearby café for drinks and food. Then bus 199 back to Whaley Bridge. A mostly warm dry day but with one Heavy down pour on the moor above Buxton. 16 members + 1 non/ prospective + Chester the dog.

Another Peak and Northern Footpath post

Fernilee Reservoir with very low water level

Lots of fungi this season