Chee Dale Stepping Stones

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Distance: 2.2 miles (3.5 km)
Ascent: 122 metres
Grade: 29 ()
Allow: 1h 15m to 1h 45m
Start: Millers Dale Car Park
Region:

Chee Valley Stepping Stones

This route includes part of the Monsal Trail, former railway line, and starts and finishes at the Millers Dale car park which has a lovely cafe and public toilets in the old station – with the platforms intact.  Leave the…

Tissington Trail, Hartington to Heathcote

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Distance: 2.1 miles (3.4 km)
Ascent: 27 metres
Grade: 20 ()
Allow: 45m to 1h 15m
Start: Hartington Old Station Car Park
Region:

View towards Hand Dale

A lovely route from Hartington’s old railway station. Payment required for the car park, there are toilets and a lovely takeaway in the old signal box selling drinks, ice-creams and a selection of food. The route begins on the Tissington…

Moira Furnace and Measham

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Distance: 9 miles (14.5 km)
Ascent: 180 metres
Grade: 39 ()
Allow: 3h 45m to 6h 30m
Start: YHA National Forest
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk through woodlands and countryside with industrial remnants.

Moira and Boothorpe

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Distance: 6.5 miles (10.5 km)
Ascent: 112 metres
Grade: 35 ()
Allow: 2h 45m to 4h 45m
Start: YHA National Forest
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk through the National Forest with lakes, woods and industrial history

Moira and Donisthorpe

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Distance: 3.2 miles (5.1 km)
Ascent: 50 metres
Grade: 18 ()
Allow: 1h 45m to 2h 15m
Start: YHA National Forest
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A gentle walk through the National Forest and along the Ashby canal.

Stanage Edge and High Neb

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Distance: 7 miles (11.3 km)
Ascent: 366 metres
Grade: 51 ()
Allow: 3h 15m to 5h 30m
Start: YHA Hathersage
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A walk leading through meadows and natural woodland to the cliffs of Stanage Edge and High Neb.

Derwent Valley

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Distance: 2.9 miles (4.7 km)
Ascent: 51 metres
Grade: 21 ()
Allow: 1h 15m to 2h
Start: YHA Hathersage
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk along the River Derwent

Hope and Castleton

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Distance: 4.4 miles (7.1 km)
Ascent: 74 metres
Grade: 24 ()
Allow: 1h 45m to 3h 15m
Start: YHA Castleton Losehill Hall
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk across the fields to Hope and back along the river to explore picturesque Castleton.

White Edge and Froggatt Edge

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Distance: 13.5 miles (21.7 km)
Ascent: 517 metres
Grade: 64 ()
Allow: 6h 15m to 9h 15m
Start: YHA Hathersage
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A great walk featuring popular gritstone edges of the Peak District and retuning through lowland meadows along the River Derwent.

Kinder Scout Plateau

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Distance: 16.9 miles (27.2 km)
Ascent: 856 metres
Grade: 81 ()
Allow: 8h 45m to 14h
Start: YHA Edale
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A classic circumnavigation of this high Peak District plateau.

Kinder Southern Edges

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Distance: 6.3 miles (10.1 km)
Ascent: 444 metres
Grade: 53 ()
Allow: 3h 30m to 5h 30m
Start: YHA Edale
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A walk along the southern edges of Kinder Scout with expansive views of the Peak District, returning to the hostel via Edale village.

Edale and Barber Booth

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Distance: 5.7 miles (9.2 km)
Ascent: 248 metres
Grade: 38 ()
Allow: 2h 45m to 4h 15m
Start: YHA Edale
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
An enjoyable low-level walk through the upper Edale Valley.

Eyam and Stoney Middleton

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Distance: 5.2 miles (8.4 km)
Ascent: 393 metres
Grade: 35 ()
Allow: 2h 45m to 4h
Start: YHA Eyam
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
An interesting and undulating walk with two loops from the historic village of Eyam

Eyam village

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Distance: 1.3 miles (2.1 km)
Ascent: 98 metres
Grade: 20 ()
Allow: 45m to 1h
Start: YHA Eyam
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A walk through the historic village of Eyam, discover the sacrifice locals made to contain the spread of the plague in 1665.

Bradford Dale

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Distance: 1.1 miles (1.8 km)
Ascent: 44 metres
Grade: 15 ()
Allow: 30m to 45m
Start: YHA Youlgreave
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A walk through the timeless Peak District village of Youlgreave and along picturesque Bradford Dale.

Hartington Village

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Distance: 1.3 miles (2.1 km)
Ascent: 57 metres
Grade: 20 ()
Allow: 30m to 1h
Start: YHA Hartington Hall
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A short walk into Hartington Village.
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