Walks in the Peak District – The Dark Peak

Circular Low Level Edale Walk

Circular Low Level Edale Walk

This is an easy circular walk from the National Trust that starts from the Edale railway station in the Peak District. Following the Pennine Way from the train station, this easy walk takes you along the Edale valley to Upper Booth. It’s then a short descent to Barber Booth before a return along the valley, …

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Walk up Mam Tor from Castleton

Walk up Mam Tor from Castleton

Mam Tor in the Peak District may only be a 517 metres in height, but that doesn’t stop it being more popular with walkers than the neighbouring Kinder Scout. It’s a shapely hill, and with a natural ridge line makes a most pleasant outing. Mam Tor was voted 10th on the list of UK’s top 100 …

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A Walk Around the Derwent Watershed

Mark Barrett of hillexplorer.com shares this classic and extremely challenging Dark Peak route. At 39 miles, it covers the whole of the watershed around the Derwent reservoirs and, though it’s not officially a challenge walk, it’s up there with the Yorkshire 3 Peaks in terms of effort required, and even harder in terms of the …

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Lose Hill and Mam Tor Walk from Hope

In this walk from Hope in the Peak District, walk up Lose Hill and Mam Tor on a wonderful grassy ridge walk A Local Expert Route from Allen Hudson. Click here to view the full description. Photo credit: Paul Stevenson / Foter / CC BY

A Short Walk up the Wharncliffe Crags

This is an easy walk up to the Wharncliffe Crags from Deepcar. There’s a longer route – here. A Local Expert Route from Allen Hudson. Click here to view the full description. Featured Image –  © Copyright Chris Morgan and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Around Langsett Reservoir

An easy walk around Langsett Reservoir from Langsett. A Local Expert Route from Allen Hudson. Click here to view the full description. Featured Image – © Copyright Steve Fareham and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Langsett and Midhope Reservoir Walk

A Circuit of the Langsett Reservoir with a detour to Midhope Reservoir. A Local Expert walking route from Stocksbridge Walkers are Welcome in the Peak District. Click here to view the full description. Featured Image – © Copyright Steve Fareham and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Wharncliffe Crags Walk

A short walk to the Wharncliffe Crags, returning through woodland above the River Don. A Local Expert walking route from Stocksbridge Walkers are Welcome in the Peak District. Click here to view the full description. Featured Image –  © Copyright Chris Morgan and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

A Ramble in the Loxley Valley

This is a moderate walk in the Loxley Valley from Loxley A Local Expert walking route from Bradfield Walkers are Welcome in the Peak District. Click here to view the full description. Featured Image – © Copyright Terry Robinson and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Wharncliffe Chase and Wharncliffe Wood Walk

A Moderate walk to Wharncliffe Chase and Wood from Deepcar. A Local Expert walking route from Stocksbridge Walkers are Welcome in the Peak District. Click here to view the full description. Featured Image –  © Copyright Oxana Maher and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence