Tag Archives: Ladybower Reservoir

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 […]

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 […]

Derwent Edge Walk From Ladybower Reservoir (Fairholmes) | 10-Mile Route

Derwent Edge walk Peak District

Derwent Edge walk is a lovely route to do from Ladybower Reservoir. You start the walk next to Ladybower Reservoir, then make your way past Derwent Dam, which looks amazing when it’s overflowing and along Derwent Reservoir. After a gentle start to the walk, you then start your incline up to Derwent Edge, making your […]

Alport Castles Walk From Ladybower Reservoir (Fairholmes) | 10-Mile Route

Alport Castles Peak District

Alport Castles walk is a great route to do from Ladybower Reservoir, with a mix of beautiful views, rocks, streams and woodlands. There are many walking routes from Fairholmes visitor centre, most heading in the other direction, taking you around Ladybower Reservoir, Derwent Dam, Derwent Reservoir and up to Derwent Edge so this walk to […]