Circular walks (3-12 miles)

On Two Feet....

Walking 1 200 wideExplore the very best of the Derbyshire Dales on one of these circular walking routes, carefully researched to ensure you see fascinating places and get great views. 

Whether you prefer rambling along riverside paths or striding along rocky edges, these tried and tested routes guarantee a superb walk. 

The OS maps are OL1 (Dark Peak) and OL24 (White Peak).

Birchen Edge & Chatsworth 
A circular 7 mile walk combining superb walking along two spectacular gritstone 'edges' with a visit to Chatsworth.  Download route.

On the Edge at Stanage
A 9 mile walk from the village of Hathersage up onto Stanage Edge and back, with superb views of the Derwent and Hope Valleys, Mam Tor and Kinder Scout.   Download route.

Palace of the Peak
An interesting 6 or 8 mile walk through woods and fields to visit Chatsworth House in its setting beside the River Derwent.  Download route.

Rural Ramble to a Romantic Hall
A lovely 6 mile walk from Bakewell starting along the Monsal Trail and following the River Wye,  with time to visit Haddon Hall on route.  Download route.


Explore the beatiful  Dales on a short circular walk.