6 Awesome Long Walks in the Peak District

Hiking shoes and view on long walk

Ready for some wonderful long walks in the Peak District? If you enjoy a longer hike when you’re exploring this National Park then these routes are just for you. Here are six brilliant long routes in the Peak District. There is a mix of options from 12 to 24 miles, with both linear and circular […]

Dovestone Reservoir Walk (+ Trinnacles) – Saddleworth | 12-Mile Route

The Trinnacles Rocks on Dovestone Reservoir Walk

A brilliant 12-mile walk exploring the north part of the Peak District. This Dovestone Reservoir walk includes walking alongside the reservoir but also exploring the edges high above it, with epic views! The walk includes a fun scramble up the side of Birchen Clough + waterfall, the stopping for views of Saddleworth Moor from the […]

The Roaches, Hen Cloud + Lud’s Church Walk From Upper Hulme | 10-Mile Route

The Roaches Walk Peak District

Ready for a fantastic walk in the Staffordshire Peak District? This route includes The Roaches and Hen Cloud both with beautiful views of the area, then on to Lud’s Church for a completely different experience. The Lud’s Church walk is one of those must-visit places in the Peak District and this walk is combined with […]

Kinder Scout Walks (via Jacob’s Ladder) From Edale | 8, 9 + 10-Mile Routes

Bridge with stream and trees

Kinder Scout walk in the Peak District is a must-do hike being the highest point in the national park. There are many different ways to reach the top but one of the best ways to hike to Kinder Scout is via a path called Jacob’s Ladder, a short but steep route beginning at a beautiful […]

Edale to Crowden Long Walk (via the Pennine Way) | 17-Mile Route

Hikers walking on the Pennine Way to Mill Hill

Here’s a great long walk you can do in a day. Or you can just keep walking and do the full 268-mile trail all the way to Kirk Yetholm in the Scottish Borders. If you’ve ever thought about hiking the Pennine Way National Trail this is a perfect walk to test your skills and see […]

Derwent Edge Circular Walk (via Lost Lad + Back Tor) | 8-Mile Route

Rocks on Derwent Edge

This Upper Derwent Valley walk is a lovely 8-mile route taking in some wonderful views from Derwent Edge. From Fairholmes at Ladybower Reservoir, you start by walking past the impressive Derwent Dam then making your way along the Upper Derwent Reservoir before the uphill climb to Lost Lad cairn then the trig point at Back […]

Mam Tor Via Jacob’s Ladder Walk From Edale | 10-Mile Route

Mam Tor trig point

A wonderful 10-mile loop from Edale, Derbyshire finishing with Mam Tor, now that’s a perfect end to a walk! This route begins in Edale village and follows the Pennine Way National Trail up Jacob’s Ladder before veering off to Brown Knoll, Rushup Edge and eventually to Mam Tor summit before descending back to the start. […]

10 Mam Tor Walks in the Peak District (Short, Medium + Long Walking Routes)

Great Ridge to Mam Tor walk Peak District

Want to hike up Mam Tor in the Peak District but not sure what walk is best for you?  At a height of 517 metres (1,696 ft), Mam Tor is one of the most well-known hills in the Derbyshire, Peak District. Of course, Kinder Scout gets a shoutout for being the highest point too but […]

Baslow Walk (Including Froggatt Edge, Curbar Edge + Baslow Edge) | 11-Mile Route

Bell Heather and views of Curbar Edge

A lovely walk from Baslow in Derbyshire with a mix of everything, including rivers, views and woodlands. This 11-mile route takes you from Baslow, along the River Derwent via the Derwent Valley Heritage Way before ascending through Hay Wood to the start of Froggatt Edge. From here you make your way following three of the […]

9 Edges Walk (Derwent Edge to Birchen Edge) | 23-Mile Route

Baslow Edge + Curbar Edge

Yes, you’ve guessed it, the 9 Edges Walk is a challenge to hike along 9 different edges in the Peak District. It’s a fantastic long-distance walk in the National Park, taking in some fantastic views along the way. You can set yourself a challenge to walk or even run the route or take your time […]