G.H.B. Ward Clarion Walk

This walk is a celebration of the life of G.H.B. Ward, founder of the Clarion Ramblers. It crosses the moors he loved and campaigned for, passes his home in Holmesfield and finishes with a visit to an exhibition of his walking gear and other memorabilia at Longshaw, loaned by Sheffield Museums to coincide with the festival.

Walk length:  11 miles (17.7km)

Terrain: Moorland, woodland and country lanes.

Led by: Judy Gathercole from Sheffield Ramblers.

This walk is part of Sheffield Walking Festival ​​​​​​.


The Fox House & Hathersage Lodge

Hathersage Road



South Yorkshire

S11 7TY

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Opening Times

On: 14/09/2019



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This event is free but places must be booked as they are strictly limited.