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Walks in the Peak District

Country walks and hill walks in the Peak District and other areas of the UK. Detailed walking directions with maps and photographs to guide and plan your walking adventures in the scenic Peak District national park.

Covering 555 square miles, the Peak District is home to some of the best walking that England has to offer. The first of Britain’s national parks, much of the Peak District is criss-crossed with footpaths, bridleways and byways, plus large areas of access land to wander.

Divided into two distinct areas, the “Dark Peak” is noted for the Millstone Grit sandstone and high peat moors in the northern section of the national park, and the limestone plateau of the “White Peak” to the south. Each area has different characteristics, meaning that walks in the Peak District are varied with no danger of becoming bored with the region

Latest Peak District Walks

Middleton Top with the Chimney of the Beam Engine House

Middleton Top and Cromford Walk via Black Rock

Beginning from Middleton Top Engine House, this walk follows the old railway down to Cromford before…

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Holy Trinity Chapel North lees

North Lees Chapel Walk via Stanage Edge & Carhead Rocks

Visiting remains of a destroyed Catholic chapel this 4.5 mile walk takes in the spectacular Stanage …

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Cressbrook Dale

Litton Edge Walk and Cressbrook Dale Walk

A Choice of Two Walks from Litton & Litton Edge – a 5.5 mile Litton & Cressbrook Dale Walk or a Shor…

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Path through Lathkill Dale to Monyash

Lathkill Dale Walk from Monyash

Monyash Loop via Lathkill Dale Walk Overview A pleasant Lathkill Dale walk beginning from the villag…

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River Dove at Wolfescote Dale

Wolfscote Dale Walk and Cave from Hartington

Round Wolfscote Dale Walk from Hartington Overview Beginning at the scenic village of Hartington, th…

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Curbar Edge

3 Edges: White Edge Circular Walk via Curbar & Froggatt Edge

A 6 mile circular walk beginning from The Grouse Inn (or Hay Wood) and heading along White Edge on B…

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News from the Peak District

Lee Farm at Edale

Works on Pennine Way at Lee Farm, Edale

Four weeks of repair and maintenance work are currently underway on the popular route from Edale to …

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A buzzard in flight, low over a grassy field

Bird Flu Alert in the Bakewell Area

Derbyshire County Council have issued an alert around Bakewell and Ashford-in-the-Water following a …

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The northernmost end of Gardom's Edge

RSPB & Peak District Nature Prescriptions Launch in Derbyshire

Following initial trials in Scotland, the Derbyshire region is the first in England to include Natur…

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