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Oak Group Walk

Intermediate 3.5 mile group walk around the Hardwick Estate. Make friends and get outdoors!

  • Booking essential
  • Free event

Tired of your same old walk around the block?

Why not try our 3.5 mile guided group trail and explore your way round the Hardwick Estate, spending more time outdoors.

The Oak Group Walk is perfect if you want to meet with fellow local ramblers and stop for a well earn coffee after.

Rest and refreshments: Toilets are located at the start and end of the trail in the Stableyard and at the half way point in the Park Centre. There are rest stops along the trail and refreshments can be purchased at the café prior to and at the end of the walk.

Times

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895 Please book online only.

Suitability

Children who are comfortable walking are welcome.

Meeting point

Please meet at the Visitor Reception Building 15 minutes prior to the start time of the trail. This is located in the Stableyard.

What to bring and wear

· Please dress for the Great British weather, eg: sunhats or water-proofs might be needed · Must wear suitable footwear · Please bring sunscreen if the sun is out · No dogs.

Accessibility

This is a multiuse trail and will include walking along mixed terrain, please see list a list of terrain: steps, flat, steep, hilly, grassy, rocky, undulating, tree roots, narrow sections, gardens, farmland, woodland. This trail is not wheelchair accessible.

Contact info

Hardwick General information

Upcoming events

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Summer of Play 

This summer, enjoy Hardwick’s top tier Orchard of Play!

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20 Jul to 2 Sep 2024
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10:00 to 16:30
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Material Power: Let the textiles do the talking 

A celebration of tapestry, embroidery and appliqué. Discover how Bess of Hardwick’s exquisite textile collection tells her story.

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20 Jul to 3 Nov 2024
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11:00 to 15:30
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'A Virtuous Woman' by Layla Khoo 

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20 Jul to 3 Nov 2024
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11:00 to 15:30
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Butterfly Walk 

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23 Jul 2024
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10:00 to 11:30