Things to do

April 28, 2019
caving in the peak district

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 […]
May 1, 2019
curbar edge walk

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
Cycling in the Peak District

Peak District Cycling and Cycle Hire

One of the best ways to take in the extensive scenery of the Peak District is through cycling.  There are a number of cycle routes throughout […]
April 27, 2019
thors cave peak district

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 […]
May 1, 2019
Kinder Scout

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
Cuber Edge Walk Peak District

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
The Royal Oak Pub Hurdlow

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 […]
April 28, 2019
two dales walk peak district

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
peak district water sports

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 […]
April 28, 2019
The Lamb Inn Peak District

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 28, 2019
red lion pub peak district

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 27, 2019
Peak District Walking Kit

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 […]
April 27, 2019
Cycling in the Peak District

Parsley Hay Cycle Hire

The Parsley Hay cycle hire centre is one of the best places in the Peak District to hire a bike.  The centre itself is located eight […]
April 27, 2019
Ranger Service - Peak District

Ranger Service

The Peak District is the oldest national park in the UK, and is also the oldest park to have had a warden service which has evolved […]
April 28, 2019
luds church ramble peak district

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 27, 2019
The Dovedale Ramble

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 […]
April 28, 2019
peak district air sports

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
peak district pubs

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 28, 2019
peak district fell running

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 27, 2019
Ranger Walks Paths Peak District

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
peak distrist wedding

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 27, 2019
Stanage Edge

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 […]
May 29, 2019
Tissington Hall Peak District

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
old hall inn peak district

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 28, 2019
Horse riding in the peak district

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 28, 2019
robin hood stride peak district

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 27, 2019
Ranger walks peak district

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 […]
April 28, 2019
chatsworth house walk

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 […]
May 3, 2019
Eyam museum

Eyam and Abney Walk

Eyam and Abney walk is a walk for the more advanced walkers around the historic Eyam village. The walk itself will take you through rough terrain […]
April 27, 2019
Ashbourne Cycle Hire Centre

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 […]