Peak District pubs

Are you new to the Peak District National Park or maybe you are just looking for different pubs to try?

Here is a list of Peak District pubs recommended by walkers, including my own personal favourites too. 

I’ll be a creating a guide for Pub Walks in the Peak District. Coming soon, sign up to receive our weekly walks to get notified when it’s published!

Please get in touch if you’d like to let us know about any good Peak District pubs to add to the list.

Old Nags Head pub in Peak District

Old Nags Head, Edale

Pubs in Castleton

Bulls Head + The Castle, Castleton

Red Lion pub at Litton

Red Lion, Litton

pubs recommended by walkers


  • The George, 1 Church Lane, Alstonefield, nr Ashbourne, DE6 2FX

View walks from Alstonefield here.

Ashford in the Water

  • Bulls Head, Church Street, Ashford-in-the-Water, Bakewell, DE45 1QB

View walks from Ashford-in-the-Water here.



Views walks from Bamford here.


View walks from Baslow here. (Birchen Edge is a great walk from Robin Hood)


  • Waterloo Inn, Main St, Biggin By Hartington, Biggin, Buxton, SK17 0DH

View walks from Hartington here.



View all Castleton walks here. (Mam Tor is the classic walk from Castleton)

Earl Sterndale


View all Edale walks here.


Great Longstone

  • White Lion, Main Street, Great Longstone, Bakewell, DE45 1TA



View walk from Hope here.


Ladybower Reservoir


Views walk via Litton here


Monsal Dale

View walks from Monsal Head here.


View walks from Monyash here.

Over Haddon


View walk from Redmires Reservoir here.



View walks from Thorpe here.

Peak District pub map

Peak District charity patches

(order here)

Peak District Walks have launched their charity patches raising funds for the Edale Mountain Rescue Team (charity no. 1138626) - one of the busiest mountain rescue teams in the UK.

Order our Mam Tor, Kinder Scout or our latest Thorpe Cloud patch. Please visit our shop below. If you'd like to know when new designs are created, join our mailing list here to be notified.

More about the charity project here.

Charity Patches

Mam Tor Patch


Charity Patches

Kinder Scout Patch


Charity Patches

Thorpe Cloud Patch

visit our shop

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Visit our hiking recommendations page, (footwear, clothes + kit).

Or get in touch and I will help as best I can :).