Tag Archives: Edale

Edale to Kinder Downfall Circular Walk (+ Kinder Reservoir) | 15-Mile Route

Fancy a longer walk from Edale, then this is the perfect route, ticking off Kinder Scout, Kinder Downfall, Kinder Reservoir and Jacob’s Ladder all on one walk! To begin the hike you take a lovely route up Grindsbrook Clough including a short scramble to the top. Once you reach Kinder plateau you navigate along the […]

8 Best Walks From Edale in the Peak District | (Plus Maps + GPX)

Edale Rocks on Pennine Way

Did you know that Edale is one of the most popular places to start a walk from in the UK? If you’re planning a trip to the Peak District it is certainly a great place to start your adventures from with some wonderful walks from Edale. Nestled in the Hope Valley, Edale has some great […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

Grindslow Knoll Walk (via Ringing Roger) 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 Grindslow Knoll walk is a great short route with wonderful views. The route up to Grindslow Knoll takes you via ‘Ringing Roger’ and along the edge of Kinder plateau route then around to […]

Rushup Edge + Mam Tor Walk | 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 the Hope Valley. This route starts from Barber Booth, which is a quieter place to park than nearby Edale, but if you’re catching the […]

Grindslow Knoll (via Grindsbrook Clough) Short Walk from Edale | 4-Mile Route

Grindslow Knoll hill short walk Peak District

There are many walks you can do from the beautiful village of Edale and Grindslow Knoll is just one of them! Grindslow Knoll is away from the main path of Kinder plateau so it can often get missed out if you’re doing a long walk. But it’s a great hill to hike with amazing views […]

Edale Skyline Route | 20-Mile Route (Ultimate Peak District Challenge)

Views from Kinder Scout on Edale Skyline walk

The ultimate long-distance hike in the Peak District has to be the Edale Skyline walk. The Edale Skyline route is a well known fell running race but of course, you can do it as a long-distance walking challenge too! It takes you along the ridges and hills surrounding the Hope Valley high above Edale village. […]