Things to do

April 28, 2019

Fishing in the Peak District

Visitors have a wide range of choice when it comes to fishing in the Peak District as the Peak District contains a number of rivers, ponds, […]
April 27, 2019

Ranger walks, Ranger services and Ranger led walks.

One of the best ways to see the Peak District is through organised walks.  These walks are led by park rangers who have significant experience hiking […]
May 1, 2019

Kinder Scout walk

Kinder Scout walk is a circular walk through rocky Grindsbrook Clough from Edale village to Kinder Scout. For those that don’t know, Kinder Scout is a […]
April 28, 2019

Curbar Edge Walk

The Curbar Edge walk is of average difficulty, as it passes over rough and steep ground at times.  The total distance of the walk is just […]
April 28, 2019

Peak District Weddings

The Peak District National Park is becoming an increasingly popular place for marriages, civil unions, and civil partnerships.  There are a number of licensed venues which […]
April 28, 2019

Horse Riding Peak District

Horse riding is a great way to explore the Peak District, as there are a number of trails and bridleways suitable for those who plan on […]
April 27, 2019

Exploring Thors Cave

This walk takes hikers to one of the Peak District’s most Iconic landmarks, Thor’s Cave.  Walkers should allow around 3 hours to complete the hike, which […]
April 28, 2019

Stroll around Robin Hoods Stride

This walk begins at Elton were a limited amount of car parking is available.  Around 2.5 hours should be allowed for the walk, with care taken […]
April 28, 2019

Exploring the Chatsworth Estate – Walk

This walk will take you through the grounds of one of the Peak District’s most famous landmarks, Chatsworth House.  Walkers should allow around 4 hours to […]
April 27, 2019

The Dovedale Ramble

The Dovedale Ramble begins at the Dovedale car park, which is just North of Ashbourne.  The walk is suitable for intermediate walkers as it contains a […]
May 2, 2019

Top 10 walking routes in the Peak District

Here is our guide to 10 of the best Peak District walks. Easy: Curbar Edge to Froggatt Edge Walk – A nice gentle walk through Curbar […]
April 28, 2019

The Old Hall Inn

The Old Hall Inn is renowned throughout the Peak District for its wide range of locally sourced ales and beers, with new beers being showcased in […]
April 27, 2019

Ashbourne Cycle Hire Centre

Ashbourne Cycle Hire Centre can be found at the southern tip of the famous Tissington Trail within the boundaries of the Peak District National Park.  The […]
April 28, 2019

The Lamb Inn

The Lamb Inn is a country pub in Chinley that serves home cooked locally sourced food, and has a fully stocked bar with a range of […]
April 27, 2019

Stanage Edge

Stanage Edge is a Gritstone cliff located inside of the Peak District.  The area is best known as one of the best locations in the UK […]
April 28, 2019

Peak District Pubs and Restaurants

The Peak District offers a wide range of pubs and restaurants from simple tea rooms to local taverns.  The majority of the pubs and restaurants in […]
April 27, 2019

Day Walk Kit List

It is essential that walker’s are adequately prepared when walking in the Peak District, in regards to bringing the correct clothing and equipment for a day […]
May 29, 2019

Tissington Trail Cycle Route

TISSINGTON TRAIL CYCLE ROUTE The Peak District has an extensive cycle network, where most of the trails are either through the highland areas or along the […]
April 28, 2019

Peak District Air Sports

The Peak District National Park Authority has taken significant steps in regards to becoming known as one of the premier places in the country for walks […]
April 28, 2019

Two Dales Walk

The Two Dales walk takes walkers around both Monsal and Miller’s Dale.  The walk may be strenuous for some people, and around 4 hours should be […]
April 28, 2019

The Red Lion Pub and Bistro

The Red Lion Pub and Bistro is an award winning gastro pub which won the Derbyshire Food and Drink Gastro Pub of the year in 2012.  […]
April 28, 2019

Lud’s Church Ramble

The Lud’s church Peak District walk is of average difficulty and takes around 3 hours to complete.  The walk covers a range of different ground, from […]
April 28, 2019

Climbing in the Peak District

The Peak District boasts some of the best climbing spots in the whole of the UK, and there are numerous opportunities available for visitors to the […]
April 28, 2019

Caving in the Peak District

Caving is one of the fastest growing adventure sports in the whole of the UK, and is becoming increasingly popular in the Peak District.  Caving provides […]
April 28, 2019

The Rowtor Rock Walk

Walkers should allow around 4 hours for the Rowtor Ramble (featured in our top 10 Peak District walks) which will take them over a series of […]
April 28, 2019

Peak District Fell Running

Fell running is one of the most popular activities in the Peak District and is a great form of exercise.  The sport centers around covering large […]
April 28, 2019

Water Sports in the Peak District

The Peak District has numerous bodies of water which are perfect for water sports.  A range of individuals and groups take part in a range of […]
May 1, 2019

Curbar Edge to Froggatt Edge Walk

A nice gentle walk from just before Curbar Edge all the way to Froggatt Edge. The walk starts from an easy to miss opening on the […]
April 27, 2019

Ranger Walks Paths

One of the most important aspects of the work of a ranger is the maintenance of the 3510 rights of way within the Peak District.  Rangers […]
April 28, 2019

The Royal Oak Pub Hurdlow

The Royal Oak pub is located in the southern part of the Peak District close to a number of major walking routes.  The pub itself is […]