Autumn Footprints Walking Festival

Sunday September 22nd: 2019 Start Time 11:00am

Thursday September 26th 2019 Start Time 11:00am

Bennerley Viaduct “Skywalk”

Length & Grading: 3 miles, Moderate. 2 – 2.5 hours

Come and learn some fascinating history of Bennerley Viaduct and enjoy magnificent views of the Erewash Valley on this guided walk. Experience the magnificent monument to our industrial past and learn about the exciting plans to bring the viaduct back in use as a walking and cycling trail. This event will include walking across the deck of the viaduct 60 feet above the Erewash Valley. Access to the deck and descent from the deck is via steep banks. There will be a hand rope to help keep your balance. (No stiles).

Starting Point: Ilkeston Town Football Ground, Car Park, New Manor Ground, Awsworth Road, Ilkeston DE7 8JF. Grid Ref: SK 469 431. Parking courtesy of Ilkeston Town Football Club.

Start Time: 11am. Finish: 1.30pm.

Booking: BOOKING ESSENTIAL call 01629 533991. or via this link

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