Following the River Porter

16 Sep 2023 10:30 - 13:30

A walk along one of Sheffield's five rivers to the city centre.

The walk descends into the Porter Valley in the leafy suburbs near High Storrs School and follows the river into the city centre, visiting Sheffield General Cemetery along the way. 


Free - but places are limited and must be booked.

Additional Information

  • 6 miles (9.6km)
  • Start: High Storrs School at junction of High Storrs Rd and Ringinglow Rd. (SK319848)
  • Finish: Sheffield Crucible Theatre.
  • Public transport: 88 bus from AG123 on Arundel Gate at 10:04
  • Parking: at start, returning by bus from city centre
  • Terrain: good paths and pavements
  • Grade: leisurely
  • Led by: Steve Hughes and Christine Whittaker from Sheffield Ramblers.
  • Sorry, but only assistance dogs are allowed on festival walks.