Tree by the Wye More detailed instructions for each walk can be obtained by clicking on the appropriate tab. These walks use the 65 which goes out towards Tideswell and Buxton and the 218 which goes via Baslow to Bakewell. On Sundays the 218 is replaced by the 215 which enters and leaves Sheffield along Ecclesall Road. The 65 is currently less frequent than the 218.

Litton to Bakewell (16km/10 miles)

Orchids

This walk starts at Litton (on the 65 bus route) and finishes in Bakewell on the 218 route.

It goes to Cressbrook via Tansley Dale and Cressbrook Dale.

It then follows the Monsal Dale Trail for a short while to reach Monsal Dale Head. The route goes along Monsal Dale to the A6 and then follows the River Wye to Ashford in the Water and Bakewell. There is a good choice of cafés and pubs in Bakewell.

Calver to Bakewell via Rowland(9.25km/5.75 miles)

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This walk starts at Calver Sough (on the 65, 240, 241 bus routes) and finishes in Bakewell on the 218 route.

It goes to Rowland via a wooded ridge and a hillside above a quarry.

It goes accross fields from rowland towards the Monsal Trail. It crosses the trail and goes up and over a hill to Bakewell. There is a good choice of cafés and pubs in Bakewell.