Monsal Head

Walk distance: 4 miles Difficulty: Moderate- lots of squeeze stiles so this may not be suitable for larger dogs Pub stop: Monsal Head Hotel- Stable Bar Starting point: Long Stay Monsal Head car park- DE45 1NL (£5.50 for all day- machine takes coins and card but doesn’t give change) Download the route map here. ThisContinue reading “Monsal Head”

Mam Tor from Castleton

Walk distance: 7 miles Difficulty: Moderate Pub stop: We didn’t have a pub stop on this walk, but there are plenty of lovely places in Castleton, including The Blueberry Café in the car park which serves delicious ice cream. It was really warm when we went, so we were able to sit with our feetContinue reading “Mam Tor from Castleton”

Ilam Park to Dovedale walk, Derbyshire

Surrounded by acres of the Peak District’s finest countryside, Ilam park and Dovedale is a great day out. Plus it’s only half an hour out of Nottingham city. I went with my Uncle Billy in the summer and particularly loved the stream with the stepping stones- it’s not too deep and is perfect for paddling.Continue reading “Ilam Park to Dovedale walk, Derbyshire”