Category Archives: White Peak Area

Alstonefield Walk (Via Milldale + Dovedale) | 7-Mile Route

River Dove reaching Milldale village

A walk from Alstonefield, Staffordshire to the beautiful village of Milldale and along Dovedale in the Derbyshire Peak District, exploring two counties on one walk!  This stunning route winds alongside the River Dove through the cute village of Milldale and to the start of Dovedale, taking in some spectacular highlights along the way, from huge […]

Thor’s Cave Walk + Manifold Valley From Wetton | 5-Mile Route

Thor's Cave Peak District

Thor’s Cave walk is located in the Manifold Valley in the Staffordshire Peak District. It  is a brilliant route to do with friends and family, including little ones looking for some adventure on a walking route! Thor’s Cave is a huge cave that you can go inside and explore further, plus there are stunning views […]

Shutlingsloe Hill Walk (Via Macclesfield Forest) From Wildboarclough | 5-Mile Route

Shutlingsloe Hill Peak District

A beautiful 5-mile walk up Shutlingsloe Hill and through Macclesfield Forest in the Peak District.  This is a great route from Wildboarclough and includes a wide range of scenery and terrain for a 5-mile walk. From the start at Wildboarclough you’re doing the tough bit first heading up to Shutlingsloe where you can enjoy the […]

Three Shires Head Walk From Wildboarclough | 5.5-Mile Route (+ Shutlingsloe Option)

A lovely route from Wildboarclough to the stunning Three Shires Head, complete with it’s packhorse bridges and waterfalls. This walk begins from Clough House car park in Wildboarclough and goes via rocky a track and fields to Three Shires Head before looping back via Cut-thorn Hill where you have views of Shutlingsloe in the distance, […]

Shutlingsloe Hill Short Walk From Wildboarclough | 3-Mile Route

Fancy a short walk up to Shutlingsloe summit in the beautiful Cheshire part of the Peak District National Park? This is a lovely short 3-mile walk from Clough House car park at Wildboarclough. But don’t expect a short easy walk, Shutlingsloe summit is 506 metres, up there with the likes of Mam Tor (517 m) […]

Sir William Hill Trig Walk From Eyam (+ River Derwent) | 10-Mile Route

Eyam walk - Eyam Moor rocks along edge

A fabulous 10-mile route with a bit of everything history, trig points and river walks! From Eyam village in Derbyshire, known as the Plague Village, this 10-mile route begins. The village has plenty of history to immerse yourself in so you can either take your time at the start of the walk or spend some […]

The Roaches Walk + Hen Cloud From Upper Hulme | 7-Mile Route

The Roaches walk

The Roaches walk is one of those popular locations in the Staffordshire Peak District. You can see why from the moment you arrive, the iconic gritstone rocks jutting out from a distance look inviting to explore! This lovely 7-mile Roaches walk takes you on a circular walk, exploring three Peak District Ethels and a trig […]

10 BEST Derbyshire Dales Walks in the Peak District

Limestone cliffs on Dovedale walk

The Derbyshire Dales is a beautiful area of Derbyshire with some stunning scenery, it covers a wide area with some iconic walks. Within the Derbyshire Dales district you can visit the beautiful dales, there are over 50 Derbyshire Dales in the Peak District National Park, dotted in between the quaint towns and villages, including Bakewell, Milldale, […]

7 Fun Peak District Scrambles + BEST Routes

Views from top of Peak District scramble

Are you looking for some brilliant Peak District scrambles to add some extra adventure into your walk?  I’m a huge fan of scrambling when I go out hiking and always on the lookout for routes where I can include a scramble section too. Many of the Peak District scrambling routes are in the Dark Peak […]

Lud’s Church Walk (+ River Dane) From Gradbach | 6-Mile Route

Lud's Church walk

Here’s the perfect Lud’s Church walk for a morning, afternoon or evening adventure in the Peak District. This 6-mile route, includes the popular hidden gem Lud’s Church, (a chasm not an actual church) it also has beautiful views along the ridge back to the Roaches, then on to the Hanging Stone before exploring woodlands and looping […]