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I Am She; women’s therapeutic pilgrimage

Event details

Web Page
www.ipsewilderness.co.uk/itineraries/iamshewomenspilgrimage
Description
A 5-day therapeutic women’s pilgrimage from Ilam to Eyam in the Peak District. Share a deep journey of courage, honesty and joy with a tribe of wild women, amongst the beautiful valleys of the Peak District. Dedicate time to connect with yourself and others in the simplicity of nature. Location: Peak District Pilgrimage. NB meet at The Miners Arms, Water Lane, Eyam, S32 5RG. We then car share to Ilam and walk back to Eyam over 3 days. Difficulty: Stretching; walking distance 35 miles, 10-15 miles per day, undulating terrain, pace of 3 miles per hour. Accommodation: Shared dorm rooms in youth hostels and B&B. Single supplement available on request. Cost: £350. Cost includes all accommodation, activities, breakfasts, 2 packed lunches, and 2 YHA suppers. Does not include 1 café lunch and 2 pub suppers. Itinerary: Day 1: Meet at Eyam 6pm for pub supper (cost not included). Opening ceremony. Short evening acclimatisation walk. Car share to Ilam youth hostel for overnight. Day 2: Ilam to Hartington (10 miles) Breakfast at hostel. Depart 9am. Packed lunch en route. Overnight at Hartington youth hostel. Supper at hostel. Evening circle time. Day 3: Hartington to Bakewell (15 miles) Breakfast at hostel. Depart 9am. Packed lunch en route. Overnight at B&B in Bakewell. Pub supper (cost not included). Evening circle time. Day 4: Bakewell to Eyam (10 miles) Breakfast at B&B. Depart 9am. Lunch at Café in Hardlow (cost not included). Overnight at Eyam youth hostel. Communal supper at hostel. Evening circle time. Day 5: Breakfast at hostel. Closing ceremony. Lift share to collect cars from Illam and depart. Contact ipse wilderness to book. 50% deposit payable in advance. Balance due 1st July.
Start Date
27/07/2019
End Date
31/07/2019
Start location
Address Line 1
Ilam Youth Hostel
Address Line 2
Ilam Hall
Town
Ilam
City
Ilam
Postcode
DE6 2AZ
End location
Address Line 1
Eyam Youth Hostel
Address Line 2
Hawkhill Road
Town
Eyam
City
Eyam
Postcode
Eyam, Hope Valley S32 5QP
Area
North England
Travel Advice
Meet at Miners Arms pub, Water Lane, Eyam S32 5RG on Saturday 27th July at 6pm. We will share a meal, then a short acclimatisation walk, followed by an opening ceremony before car-sharing to Ilam YHA where we stay overnight. The walk will finish at Eyam YHA and we will share lifts to collect cars left at Ilam. There is free parking available at both youth hostels.
What To Bring
• a day rucksack – around 20-30 litres • walking boots – broken in and comfortable, not new • comfortable clothes for walking, including a jumper or warm layers • a change of clothes in case of downpour, especially spare socks • a small first aid kit - medications, plasters, anti-histamines, pain-killers • a set of simple evening clothes • a pair of light sandals, slippers or flip-flops for the evenings • a wash-kit • pyjamas • a towel or sarong (or you can hire towels for £2 at most hostels) • a re-usable water bottle – 1 litre minimum • a waterproof jacket (and trousers, if you wish) • sun-cream, sun hat and sunglasses • money for snacks, evening meals, ice creams etc - most places WILL NOT take card, and cash machines are few and far between Optional Extras • a swimming costume for wild swimming • a Tupperware to carry packed lunches • a book/cards etc for leisure time • a journal or diary and pen • phone and charger • a camera • nuts and snacks e.g. trailmix
Distance
35 miles
Maximum Size Of Group
8
Difficulty
Moderate
Suitability
Price
£350, including all accommodation, activities, breakfasts, 2 packed lunches, and 2 YHA suppers. Does not include 1 café lunch or 2 pub suppers.

Organising company

Organising Company Name
ipse wilderness
Telephone
07852448896
Website
www.ipsewilderness.co.uk
Email
ipsewilderness@gmail.com
Address Line 1
4
Address Line 2
Pope's Folly
Town
Brighton
City
Brighton
Postcode
BN2 4AN

Primary contact

Name
Julia Gillick
Telephone
07852448896
Email
ipsewilderness@gmail.com
Position
Founder