ILKESTON

LOCATION

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American Adventure Theme Park, betweeen Heanor and Ilkeston, Derbyshire.
Two large car parks and cycle track. At the bottom of car park No.2 there is a path leading on to the Nut Brook Trail, a tarmac cycle path.
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DISTANCE

The two car parks are good for working out on; it is up to the skier the distance completed on what is, a small circuit.
Two large car parks - one mainly flat, 150m x 50m
one up a moderate hill of 80m length in a car park 200m x 50m

SURFACE/DESIGNATION

Good surface in the car park. Tarmac on the cycle track.

SAFETY DETAILS

American Adventure is now closed, so the car parks are empty. The cycle track has the standard hazards.

FACILITIES

Inside the Theme Park or at nearby Shipley Country Park.

OTHER DETAILS

It is not clear who the car parks belong to, so use should be discreet!

Steve Elliot and Mick Skinner,