Walking and Exploring

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The hills and dales of the Peak District and surrounding area are ideal for walkers. Numerous walks of varying lengths starting from the front door of our Guest House. We’ll offer you suggestions, leaflets & maps.

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If you love the great outdoors, and would enjoy the thrill of walking through some of England’s most spectacular countryside over hills and over the moorlands then we have more than enough for a great holiday!

White Peak The fields are outlined by dry stone walls and crisscrossed with footpaths.
Dovedale Valley Manifold ValleyClose-by both valleys provide riverside walks at the foot of towering limestone gorges.
Kinder Scout
Staffordshire Moorlands
In stark contrast these offer more adventurous walking both within an hour of the house.
The Tissington Trail An old railway track from Ashbourne to Buxton, makes for easy walking.
High Peak Trail This also joins the Tissington trail and takes you west towards Wirksworth.
Peak Walking Adventures Peak Walking Adventures provide guided walks in the Peak District. They know the best walks in the area. Their friendly, professional guides will 'bring the countryside to life' by sharing with you a wealth of local knowledge'.
Ladybower and Derwent
Howden

If you drive to the north of the Peak District National Park you will enter the Dark Peak, due to the grit stone rock deposits and moor land. Here you will find the 3 dams. Derwent and Howden dams were made famous in 1943 when the RAF 617 Squadron used them to practice their famous Dambuster raid against the Ruhr dams in Germany.

If you love the great outdoors, and would enjoy the thrill of walking through some of England’s most spectacular countryside over hills and over the moorlands then we have more than enough for a great holiday!

White Peak
Dovedale Valley Manifold Valley
Kinder Scout
Staffordshire Moorlands
The Tissington Trail
High Peak Trail
Peak Walking Adventures
Ladybower and Derwent
Howden

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We look forward to welcoming you and sharing our stunning Derbyshire countryside.

There's so much to see and do.
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