Last updated 25.5.2019  

Date The walk starts at 10:30 on the 28 May 2019
Ilam and Soles Hollow
Walk Info
(long walk)
ZDR019:   S up the grassy slope before swinging W almost to Calton. Then the route heads steadily N to descend Soles Hollow before returning past Throwley Hall.
Distance 15.0 km
Ascents About 480 m in total. Five climbs to total about 490m for the day.
(long walk)
Marie Kennedy..........[01 332 863 165] --and-- [075 11 222 980]
Walk Info
(short walk)
ZDR019z:   S up the grassy slope before swinging W almost to Calton. Then a curving path N and E to Rushley before returning to Ilam Hall.
Distance 09.6 km
Ascents Less than 300 m in total.
(short walk)
Joan Murray..........[01 509 842 508] --and-- [07 746 000 756]
Start Ilam Hall car park. [Pay & display]
Grid Ref SK 131 507
Travel At Ashbourne head North for 1 mile, then fork left for Thorpe.
After Thorpe head towards Ilam.
Quickest possible time from Loughborough 60min for 38 miles,
but allow extra.
Map of start

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Aerial map
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Extra Info There is a good National Trust tea-room at Ilam Hall. The car park where we meet is free for National Trust members.
Toilets at start? Yes.