Is in its 38th year and is a series of challenging walks in and around Dudley borough. The routes include canals, a disused railway, a geological nature reserve, country footpaths and some roads. They include gentle fun-filled gentle walks where you can discover some interesting places and make new friends. The longer walks are for more seasoned walkers challenging their stamina and skill on different types of terrain.
Anyone can take part, including children (under 14s need to be accompanied by an adult) and dogs must be on leads. All of the routes are waymarked and printed instructions are issued at the start. There are five routes to choose from which will soon be available to view or print online. Start times are staggered throughout the morning depending on length of route, see below.
*Bookings can also be made using entry forms which are available from all borough libraries, leisure centres etc Please note that payment will need to be made by cheque and will incur an admin charge. People registering on the day at the start will also incur an extra charge.
Everyone who completes their chosen walk will receive a certificate.
STARTING POINT FOR ALL ROUTES
Dudley Leisure Centre, Wellington Road, Dudley DY1 1UH. On arrival go to The Dome and collect control cards and route sheets from the check-in desk.
Parking is limited but alternative car parking is available at Stafford Street DY1 1RT.