GROUP WALKS

The Peak District Meet Ups

You will always be met with a friendly welcome on our walks.  The group has grown these past few years, and now we affectionately call ourselves 'The Herd'

Our Peak Meets give an opportunity for socialising with like minded outdoor enthusiasts to the beautiful backdrop of the Peak District National Park. 

FAQ

These social meets are not guided walks and therefore free to join. (Yay!) Although cake is always greatly accepted.


Some level of fitness is required but all abilities are encouraged and welcomed, just bare in mind there's lots of hills in the `Peak District'.


Suitable clothing and footwear is a no brainer.

Dogs are always welcome if they belong to responsible and well behaved adults, we love the livestock we meet and we would like to remain friends with farmers (they carry shot guns!) (that's possibly fake news)

Children are always good fun on a walk, but if you are dragging them away from the playstation, let them know hill walking really is 'a thing' and Sam & Sue are the only ones allowed tantrums. Perks of being team leaders!

 

'The Herd' Events

  • Dove Stones Reservoir & The Trinnacle
    24 Oct, 09:00
    OL3 7NE, Greenfield, Oldham OL3 7NE, UK
    Dove Stone reservoirs and the trinnacle - 13.46km circular - Amazing views with great friends
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  • Shining Tor, Errwood & Windgather Rocks - Herd Meet (National GetOutside Day)
    26 Sept, 09:00
    Pym Chair Car Park, High Peak SK23 7RF, UK
    It's National GetOutside Day lets celebrate with 10 miles around the Goyt Valley, glorious scenery and great friends.
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  • The Hairy Herd - Camp & Walking Festival 2021
    Fri, 20 Aug
    Somerset House Farm
    20 Aug, 10:00 – 22 Aug, 13:00
    Somerset House Farm, Wardlow, Buxton SK17 8RW, UK
    Backpacks And Bruises & Grizzly D Outdoors Present The Hairy Herd - Camp & Walking Festival 2021. Join us for 3 epic days of amazing scenic walks in The Peak District, with fun and banter around a campfire. Grab your tents and flag poles!
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  • The Herd Meet - Kinder 11 Mile Circular
    Sun, 08 Aug
    Bowden Bridge Car Park - Peak District N
    08 Aug, 09:00
    Bowden Bridge Car Park - Peak District N, 165 Kinder Rd, High Peak SK22 2LH, UK
    11 Mile - Moderate - Circular Hayfield - Twenty Trees - Liberator Crash Site - Mill Hill - Kinder Downfall - Kinder Low Trig - Kinder Reservoir - Sportsman Pub (Highlight)
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  • Derwent Edge & Reservoir Meet
    Sun, 20 Jun
    Fairholmes Car Park
    20 Jun, 09:00
    Fairholmes Car Park, Fairholmes Car Park, Derwent Ln, Bamford, Hope Valley S33 0AQ, UK
    11 Mile Circular - Taking in stunning panoramic views and ticking off some Peak District landmarks along the way, as well as Ladybower, Derwent Edge and Derwent Dam. Challenging Hike.
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  • The Roaches & Luds Church Group Walk
    Sun, 23 May
    The Roaches UKC Parking
    23 May, 09:00
    The Roaches UKC Parking, Upper Hulme, Leek ST13 8UA, UK
    8 Mile circular, taking in woodland, rocks and chasms and breathtaking views over the Cheshire plains.
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MEET 'THE HERD'

Happiness is...Fresh air and good friends

HairyHerd Fest 2021
HairyHerd Fest 2021
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The Herd
The Herd
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HairyHerd Fest 2021
HairyHerd Fest 2021
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Raise the flag!
Raise the flag!
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The Derwent Edge Walk
The Derwent Edge Walk
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The Pubs Calling!!
The Pubs Calling!!
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Dusty!
Dusty!
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What a wonderful day we've had. An aweso
What a wonderful day we've had. An aweso
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Group Selfies.
Group Selfies.
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Thank you @mark.worley.photography for t
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No fair weather walkers here.
No fair weather walkers here.
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Only the brave.
Only the brave.
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Peak meet with the herd. Great turnout g
Peak meet with the herd. Great turnout g
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Amazing locations (Luds Church)
Amazing locations (Luds Church)
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Normal day out with the Trudges!! 😛😛😛
Normal day out with the Trudges!! 😛😛😛
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Acai Trouser Models
Acai Trouser Models
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Kinder Crew
Kinder Crew
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Mam Tor.
Mam Tor.
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Ladies!!
Ladies!!
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Jacobs Ladder.
Jacobs Ladder.
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Yep Pete Spots a Pub!
Yep Pete Spots a Pub!
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Chilly Day.
Chilly Day.
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Sledge Bums!
Sledge Bums!
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Wheelstones.
Wheelstones.
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Derwent Edge Views
Derwent Edge Views
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