Category Archives: Short walks

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

Great Ridge to Mam Tor walk Peak District

Want to hike up Mam Tor 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 the Mam Tor walk […]

Winnats Pass Walk From Castleton (+ Mam Tor) | 5-Mile Route

Winnats Pass Peak District scenic photo

Most people’s first experience of Winnats Pass will be driving through the pass via the road. It really is one of those wow moment and if you’re lucky to be the passenger you can really take it all in! This walk takes you above Winnats Pass and the views really are amazing. The route starts […]

Curbar Edge Walk From Curbar (+ Froggatt Edge + White Edge) | 6-Mile Route

Rocks and blue skies, with bright sun

The great thing about the Curbar Edge walk is having beautiful views without having to hike miles uphill! Yes, there is an uphill section but it’s pretty gentle and once you’re walking along the edge with the views you’ll forget all about it! This 6-mile loop takes you along three of the Peak District edges […]

Burbage Edge + Higgor Tor From Upper Burbage | 6-Mile Route

Rocks and green hills

This is a lovely circular walk starting along Upper Burbage Edge and then looping back via Over Owler Tor and Higgor Tor. It’s located not far from Hathersage in the Peak District but this walk starts at Upper Burbage car park which means you don’t have to start the walk with an uphill climb! The […]

Bamford Edge BEST Short Walk in the Peak District | 2-Mile Route

Rocks on Bamford Edge in the Peak District

Here’s a real treat of a walk, it’s a short 2-mile route with one of the best views in the Peak District. You can’t go wrong with that! Bamford Edge walk is a lovely route, it’s a short uphill hike at the start, then you walk towards the edge and are greeted with the most […]

12 Walks With The BEST Views In The Peak District

Rocks on Bamford Edge in the Peak District

Have you ever wondered where the best views in the Peak District are? Of course, there are many popular places to visit but here I will share with you my top 12 walks with the best Peak District views. If you’re a sunset or sunrise lover then there are a few good places to add […]

Mam Tor Short Walk From Castleton | 5-Mile Route

Mam Tor trig point

Mam Tor walk from Castleton is a beautiful walk to add to your Peak District list. In fact, it is so beautiful, it’s up there with the most popular walks in the UK, which does also mean it can be a busy place to visit, especially on weekends when the weather is good. Mam Tor […]

Grindslow Knoll (via Ringing Roger) Walk From Edale | 5.5-Mile Route

Views from the top of Grindsbrook Clough

There are so many hikes you can do from Edale village in Derbyshire, it’s difficult to choose which walk to do! This route hiking up to Grindslow Knoll takes you up along the edge of Kinder plateau via Ringing Roger then round to the summit. It’s a beautiful route as you can see the summit […]

Rushup Edge + Mam Tor Walk From Barber Booth | 6-Mile Route

Rushup Edge walk with hiking boots

Rushup Edge walk is a wonderful day out, you get to experience the Peak District from up high and on a clear day, it means you have the best views. Of course, with great views, there also comes a bit of a climb so be sure to pack plenty of water for this walk. The […]

8 Beautiful Short Walks in the Peak District

Views from Back Tor

Whether you are new to hiking or simply limited on time, these short walks in the Peak District are perfect for everyone to enjoy. Of course, at the moment, with the UK being in a lockdown we’re not able to go hiking just yet, but hopefully, very soon we will be back again. Here you […]