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🥾Jump to Route & Map Embark on a captivating walk to the iconic Trinnacle rock formation on this circular trail. Offering a blend of serene waterside paths and exhilarating uphill challenges, including a scramble up the Birchen Clough waterfall, this route promises an adventure through the heart of Saddleworth Moor. Perfect for those seeking a …

Read More about The Trinnacle Trail Walk from Dovestone Reservoir (Circular)

🥾Jump to Route & Map Discover the charming Rudyard Lake on the border of Cheshire and the Staffordshire Moorlands. This walk offers relatively flat paths following the water’s edge and a choo-choo train, making it great for the whole family. So, lace up your boots as we go over everything you need to know before …

Read More about Circular Rudyard Lake Walk: Visiting Guide

🥾Jump to Route & Map Discover the scenic walks around Carsington Water, located on the edge of the Peak District near Ashbourne, Derbyshire.  This impressive reservoir is the ninth largest in England and can hold up to 7,800 million gallons of water, making it a leisure hotspot in the area. So, lace up your boots …

Read More about Carsington Water Walks & Visiting Guide (Various Distances)

Nestled in the heart of Derbyshire, the Ladybower Reservoir serves as a cornerstone of the Peak District’s natural attractions and provides a vital supply of drinking water to the surrounding area. Known for its scenic beauty and recreational opportunities, the reservoir is famed for its distinctive “plughole” spillways, which offer visitors a unique spectacle. This …

Read More about Ladybower Reservoir Plugholes: Location, History & Guide

The Peak District is known for its stunning landscapes. But did you know there are no natural lakes here? Instead, it’s home to over 62 man-made reservoirs, adding waterly charm to the area. These reservoirs are more than just water sources. They’re part of the local history and culture, and they draw visitors for their …

Read More about 62 Peak District Lakes & Reservoirs: In Size Order

Take a majestic walk around the iconic Tittesworth Reservoir just outside Leek on this circular trail.  Offering serene waterside paths and woodland trails, this route promises a fun adventure through the Staffordshire countryside. It’s perfect for those seeking a longer but relaxing walk. So, lace up your boots as we go over what you need …

Read More about Tittesworth Reservoir Walk (Circular): Visiting Guide

Most visitors flock to the Peak District to explore its stunning landscapes, beautiful towns, hiking trails and reservoirs. But the area also boasts some fantastic wild swimming locations.  Taking a dip in these pristine, nature-filtered waters is an experience like no other. Refreshing dip, uplifting and rejuvenating. So, whether you’re a seasoned wild swimmer or …

Read More about Top 8 Peak District Wild Swimming Spots

Nestled just outside of Oldham and the village of Greenfield, Dovestone Reservoir is a tranquil spot on the western edge of the Peak District National Park, offering a leisurely and scenic walk suitable for all. Whether you’re a casual walker or an avid hiker, the reservoir’s serene environment and picturesque landscapes provide a refreshing experience. …

Read More about Dovestone Reservoir Walk (Circular): Scenic 4Km Stroll

On the lookout for the best waterfalls in the Peak District National Park? How about finding a beautiful waterfall surrounded by nature and away from the crowds? We’ve got you covered with our fantastic list of Peak District waterfalls in this stunning national park.  Did you know the Peak District is the oldest National Park …

Read More about 16 Unique Peak District Waterfalls (Plus Bonus Hidden Gems)

Nestled in the upper Derwent Valley lies Ladybower Reservoir, the largest reservoir in the Peak District National Park. This body of water boasts a historic past and offers a breathtaking spot for your next stroll. So, lace up your boots as we explain what you need to know before visiting Ladybower Reservoir. Getting to Ladybower …

Read More about Ladybower Reservoir Walk (Circular): Route & Guide